Luol Deng

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Winderman: Would Not Be Surprised if Deng Opts Out

With Luol Deng holding a player-option to return to the Miami Heat next season at $10.2 million, the Sun Sentinel’s Ira Winderman wonders whether the Heat wing’s best option is to opt out this summer. “I do wonder […]

WQAM–05/06/2015

Head coach Erik Spoelstra of the Miami Heat looks on during a game against the Orlando Magic at American Airlines Arena on April 13, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Erik Spoelstra Says Missing Playoffs Will Motivate Heat

The 2014-15 season did not go the way that the Miami Heat had planned.

04/19/2015

Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat looks on during a game against the Orlando Magic at American Airlines Arena on April 13, 2015 in Miami, Florida. (Source: Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Heat Keep Slim Playoff Hopes Alive With Win Over Magic

For the Miami Heat, there is still playoff hope.

04/13/2015

Chicago Bulls v Miami Heat

Heat Dealt Huge Blow To Playoff Chances In 89-78 Loss To Bulls

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.

04/09/2015

Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat during the game against the Charlotte Hornets on April 7, 2015 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Bulls In Miami As Heat Continue To Fight For A Playoff Spot

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.

04/09/2015

Head coach Erik Spoelstra of the Miami Heat during the game against the Detroit Pistons on April 4, 2015 at The Palace of Auburn Hills in Auburn Hills, Michigan. (Source: B. Sevald/Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Enter Final Homestand On Outside Of Playoff Picture

The Miami Heat’s season has entered crunch time, with a playoff spot now on the horizon instead of within their grasp.

04/07/2015

Miami Heat v Detroit Pistons

Wade Suits Up, But Heat Still Lose To Pistons 99-98

Dwyane Wade suited up for Miami on Saturday night after suffering a scary knee injury earlier in the week. But his gritty effort wasn’t enough to push Miami past the Piston, as Detroit took home the 99-98 win.

04/04/2015

Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat stands on the court during a game against the Detroit Pistons on March 29, 2015 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida.  (Source: Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Ailing Wade, Aching Heat Find A Way To Beat Pistons, 109-102

Dwyane Wade scored 40 points one day after having fluid removed from his balky left knee, Udonis Haslem set season highs with 18 points and 13 rebounds, and the undermanned Miami Heat beat the Detroit Pistons 109-102 on Sunday night.

03/29/2015

Mario Chalmers #15, Tyler Johnson #8 and Luol Deng #9 of the Miami Heat walk off the court at the end of the first half against the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on March 27, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Source: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Heat Host Pistons Looking To Get Back On Winning Track

After playing some of its best basketball of the season, the Miami Heat has hit a bit of a rough patch in recent games.

03/29/2015

DeMarre Carroll #5 of the Atlanta Hawks reaches for a steal against Luol Deng #9 of the Miami Heat at Philips Arena on March 27, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Hawks Beat Heat 99-86, Clinch Top Seed In Eastern Conference

DeMarre Carroll scored 24 points and the Atlanta Hawks clinched the top seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs with a 99-86 victory over the Miami Heat on Friday night.

03/27/2015

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