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MIAMI, FL - March 31: Udonis Haslem #40 of the Miami Heat shoots the ball against the Toronto Raptors at the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida on March 31 2014.  (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Pull Ahead Of Pacers With 9 Games Left

The Miami Heat made it somewhere Monday night the team hasn’t been since the beginning of the season, first place in the Eastern Conference.

CBS Miami–04/01/2014

MIAMI, FL - February 23: Greg Oden #20 of the Miami Heat looks to pass the ball against the Chicago Bulls at the American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida on Feb. 3, 2014.  (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Oden & Heat Need A Win Monday Against Portland

When the Miami Heat play the Portland Trail Blazers Monday night, one player on the Heat roster will see a former team that drafted him with the number one overall pick in the NBA Draft.

CBS Miami–03/24/2014

Anthony Davis #23 of the New Orleans Pelicans handles the ball against the Miami Heat on March 22, 2014 at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. (Source: Layne Murdoch Jr./NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Lost For Answers On Recent Losing Streak

After losing again over the weekend, the questions surrounding the Miami Heat ahead of the playoffs are growing as the team tries to stop a streak of seven losses in the last 11 games.

CBS Miami–03/24/2014

DENVER, CO - DECEMBER 30: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat looks to pass the ball against the Denver Nuggets on December 30, 2013 at the Pepsi Center in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Bart Young/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Need A W Against The Nuggets Friday

With a chance to take over first place in the Eastern Conference, the Heat has gone cold losing four of five to playoff contending teams. Friday night, the Heat can work on righting the ship when the Denver Nuggets come to the AmericanAirlines Arena.

CBS Miami–03/14/2014

LOS ANGELES, CA - FEBRUARY 5: (L-R) Dwyane Wade #3, Ray Allen #34, LeBron James #6, and Chris Andersen #11 of the Miami Heat celebrate during their game against the Los Angeles Clippers at Staples Center on February 5, 2014 in Los Angeles, California.   (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Warming Up As Long Road Trip Begins

Last year around the time of the Super Bowl, the Miami Heat kicked it into high gear and ran off 27 straight wins that helped launch a second straight run to the NBA championship. History may be starting to repeat itself this season.

CBS Miami–02/06/2014

22. Cleveland Cavaliers (10-20)

Pacers Signing Of Bynum Not A Worry For Heat

Lost amidst the hubbub of Super Bowl weekend, the Indiana Pacers signed center Andrew Bynum. The signing put a third seven-foot, at one-time star, on the Pacers roster and continued setting the stage for an Eastern Conference playoff matchup with the Miami Heat.

CBS Miami–02/03/2014

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Wade’s Health Causing Heat Headaches

The Miami Heat don’t put a lot of weight into the regular season, but Heat fans may be starting to sweat a little bit as superstar Dwyane Wade can’t stay on the court and the team looks almost disinterested.

CBS Miami–01/22/2014

22. Cleveland Cavaliers (10-20)

Report: Heat Not Interested In Andrew Bynum

The NBA champion Miami Heat have a well-known need for a big man to solidify the roster. When center Andrew Bynum was released, some media outlets linked him with Miami, but the Heat don’t appear to be looking at the former All-Star.

CBS Miami–01/09/2014

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Beasley’s Contract Becomes Guaranteed Tuesday

Miami Heat small forward Michael Beasley returned to the team that drafted him on an unguaranteed contract hoping to make enough of an impact to stick around for a full season. By 5:01 p.m. Tuesday, Beasley will know whether or not he is staying with the Heat for the rest of the season.

CBS Miami–01/07/2014

Indiana Pacers v Miami Heat

Heat & Pacers Set The Bar For Eastern Conference

If the last two games between the Miami Heat and Indiana Pacers are a sign of what’s coming if the two teams meet in the Eastern Conference Finals; it’s going to be one fun, but physical series.

CBS Miami–12/19/2013

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