LeBron James can’t seem to avoid finishing second.
The Chicago Bulls went on a 39-8 run to start the second half – easily wiping out a 19-point halftime deficit – as they beat the Miami 89-78 on Thursday night, dealing a huge blow to the Heat’s playoff hopes.
As the inconsistent Chicago Bulls seek cohesiveness for the playoffs following Derrick Rose’s return, the Miami Heat remain engaged in a fight for a postseason berth.
The collective reaction from the NBA to Derrick Rose’s latest injury news was simple: “Not again.”
After his latest injury Rose can still find hope by looking at these five athletes that have battled back from injuries too.
Don’t look now but the Miami Heat may be turning their season around.
After narrowly holding on for a win against Indiana on Friday, the Miami Heat are back on the road to face a division leading team.
The Miami Heat are happy to return home after a long road trip, even if their opponent is one of the better teams in the Eastern Conference.
Last season was plagued by injuries to the league’s most noted stars, but this offseason proved to be full of action: the draft, big announcements, players sporting new jerseys, coaching changes and the controversies – just to name a few.
Klay Thompson scored 20 points and James Harden had 12 of his 14 in the third quarter after a scoreless first half, helping the U.S. turn a close game into a 119-76 rout of Slovenia on Tuesday in the quarterfinals of the Basketball World Cup.