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.
On a map, Slovenia is a mystery to the U.S. basketball team.
They figured it would be simple, that they would just beat up on Turkey like they did Finland a night earlier.
As the U.S. lead got bigger and the crowd quieter, Finland’s players were forced to have a most uncomfortable conversation.
Athletes not only sign big contracts on the field but off the field as well. Most athletes make more money off of their endorsement deals than their actual contract salary.
Paul George’s broken right leg has left two teams reeling.