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NBA Commissioner Adam Silver speaks at a press conference during the NBA Summer League on July 15, 2014 at the Wynn Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Source: Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

NBA To Test 44-Minute Game, 4 Shorter Than Usual

The NBA is going to evaluate if a shorter game could be a better one.

10/15/2014

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Miami Heat Sign Forward Chris Johnson

The Miami Heat announced on Friday afternoon they signed 29-year-old forward Chris Johnson.

09/26/2014

Darko Milicic #99 of the Boston Celtics poses for a portrait during Media Day on September 28, 2012 at the Boston Sports Club in Waltham, Massachusetts.  (Source: Brian Babineau/NBAE via Getty Images)

’03 NBA Draft Bust Darko Milicic Switching From NBA To Kickboxing

Former Serbian center Darko Milicic, known as one of the biggest flops in the history of the NBA draft, is switching from basketball to kickboxing.

09/24/2014

Ray Allen #34 of the Miami Heat high-fives fans as he exits the court after Game Six of the 2013 NBA Finals on June 18, 2013 at the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. (Source: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Hoping Allen Chooses Them Over Cavs, Retirement

As the Miami Heat continues to re-shape its roster following the departure of LeBron James, there is one player that Miami would love to see stick around and help keep the team among the better ones in the Eastern Conference.

07/14/2014

General view as Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox pitches against the Milwaukee Brewers in the first inning during the Opening Day game at Fenway Park on April 4, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Source: Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

America’s Best Sports Cities To Play In

With both the NBA and NHL now in their respective offseasons the attention shifts to looking at all the players who could be changing addresses in the coming months. With that in mind, let’s take a look at some of the best sports cities in the United States, both from a location standpoint as well as its fans.

06/17/2014

The Los Angeles Lakers pose for a team photo after the won 99-86 to win the NBA Championship against the Orlando Magic in Game Five of the 2009 NBA Finals at Amway Arena on June 14, 2009 in Orlando, Florida.   (Source: Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Best NBA Team In Each Of The Past Five Decades

The Miami Heat are playing in their fourth consecutive NBA Finals and are looking pull off the extremely rare three-peat. Doing so would likely cement them as the team of the 2010’s despite there still being half the decade to go. Being the dominant team of an entire decade brings one word to mind…dynasty. With the Heat working towards adding themselves to the exclusive list of teams with the dynasty label, let’s turn back the clock and see which teams could be considered the best of their decades.

06/11/2014

Miami Heat v Indiana Pacers - Eastern Conference Finals Game 1

4th Quarters Are “Winning Time” For Heat

LeBron James has perhaps a surprising take on the Miami Heat: To him, they’re not the most talented bunch. Yes, he was serious.

05/22/2014

SEATTLE - MAY 7: Brian Williams #8 of the Denver Nuggets dunks against the Seattle SuperSonics during Game Five of the 1994 Western Conference Quarterfinals at Key Arena on May 7, 1994 in Seattle, Washington.

Top 5 NBA Playoff Moments

With the NBA Playoffs starting, we look back on the top moments in NBA Playoff history.

04/16/2014

Miami Heat v Boston Celtics

Rondo’s 2 Late Baskets Lift Celts Over Heat 101-96

Rajon Rondo hit two running baseline shots in the last two minutes and the Boston Celtics capitalized on the absence of LeBron James to beat the Miami Heat 101-96 Wednesday night.

03/19/2014

PHILADELPHIA, PA - JANUARY 17: Greg Oden #20 of the Miami warms up against the Philadelphia 76ers at the Wells Fargo Center on January 17, 2014 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Video: Heat’s Oden Introduces Himself To Boston’s Jeff Green

Each time Miami Heat center Greg Oden steps on the court, it’s a success for him and the franchise. There are also moments like Tuesday night’s game against the Boston Celtics that tease just how good he could be if his knees cooperate.

CBS Miami–01/22/2014

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