The New York Knicks became the first NBA team this season to be guaranteed of finishing with a sub-.500 record, as the Miami Heat pulled away with a 109-95 win on Monday night.
The Miami Heat have struggled mightily at home but are hoping that their five game road trip will help get things back on track.
Chris Bosh has returned to the Miami Heat lineup after missing the team’s previous eight games with a strained left calf muscle.
The Miami Heat had several chances to complete their comeback on Saturday night, but just couldn’t get over the hump.
LeBron James and Dwyane Wade wrapped each other in a pregame embrace, chatted and laughed at halftime, then hugged again after the final buzzer.
With Chris Andersen sidelined with an ankle injury, the Miami Heat had to find a big guy to take his place.
The Miami Heat have played in four straight NBA Finals and won back-to-back titles in 2012-13, but the excitement and anticipation of reaching another championship series departed along with LeBron James.
Things are going to look a little different this season with the Miami Heat.
Shabazz Napier has signed his rookie deal with the Miami Heat.
As the Miami Heat continue to build up their roster in the aftermath of LeBron James moving back to Cleveland, it appears that a deal to lock up Dwyane Wade isn’t far away.