And Now They Know: It's Heat vs. Nets For the last week, the Miami Heat were waiting and watching, resting and recovering.
Miami Heat Move Into Heightened Playoff StateMiami Heat players are getting plenty of rest before suiting up once again for round 2 of the NBA playoffs, thanks to a first-round sweep of the Charlotte Bobcats. The Heat is the only team to sweep round-one in the postseason.
Heat Pull Ahead Of Pacers With 9 Games LeftThe Miami Heat made it somewhere Monday night the team hasn’t been since the beginning of the season, first place in the Eastern Conference.
Heat Move Atop East, Beat Raptors 93-83For the first time all season, the Miami Heat are alone atop the Eastern Conference.
Report: Heat To Be Short Handed Against RaptorsThe Miami Heat can pull ahead of Indiana with a victory over Toronto Monday night and a Pacers loss to the San Antonio Spurs. But the Heat will have to beat the Raptors with a short-handed roster.
Heat Square Up Against The RaptorsThe Miami Heat may own 13 straight wins over the Toronto Raptors, but they know two November victories in the series don't mean much now.
James Scores 27, Heat Beat Raptors 90-83 LeBron James scored 27 points, Dwyane Wade had 22 and the Miami Heat won their ninth straight game, beating the Toronto Raptors 90-83 on Friday.
James Joins Elite Group Scoring In Double-Figures In 500 Straight GamesDuring the Miami Heat’s 104-95 victory over the Toronto Raptors Tuesday night, LeBron James joined some very elite company.
James Scores 35 As Heat Beat Raptors 104-95 LeBron James scored a season-high 35 points, Dwyane Wade had 20 and the Miami Heat beat the Toronto Raptors 104-95 on Tuesday for their first road victory in three tries this season.
Hawks Lose to Raptors 113-96, Tied With Chicago For #5 SeedDeMar DeRozan scored 30 points, Rudy Gay added 22 and the Toronto Raptors ran all over playoff-bound Atlanta, routing the Hawks 113-96 Tuesday night.
Heat Ratcheting Up The DefenseThe Miami Heat have spent most of the regular season on cruise control, taking a long view of being ready for the playoffs. The Heat has struggled in areas, but the team’s defense seems to be rediscovering it’s 2012 self in recent days.
Heat Return To AAA To Face RaptorsThe Miami Heat return to the court at the AmericanAirlines Arena for the first time since early January Wednesday night. The Heat have had five days to rest after a rough west coast road trip that saw the team put up a 3-3 record.