Justise Winslow Fined $15K For Stepping On Joel Embiid’s Facemask

Heat forward Justise Winslow has been fined $15,000 for intentionally stepping on Joel Embiid‘s facemask during Game 3 on Thursday, the NBA announced: Here’s video of the incident: After the game, Embiid told reporters: “It’s going to take much more than that to get me out of this series. I’m going to be a nightmare […]

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Hassan Whiteside: ‘Coach Wants Me to Just Be in the Corner and Set Picks’

Hassan scored just five points in Game 3.

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Joel Embiid: ‘I’m Going to Be a Nightmare for [Miami]’

“I love this moment.”

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Report: ‘Forceful Blow’ To Embiid’s Orbital Bone Could Permanently Damage Sight

Sixers All-Star Joel Embiid, who is listed as doubtful for Game 3 against Miami on Thursday, is itching to get back on the floor. After Philly lost Game 2 at home, he expressed his frustration that doctors won’t clear him to play, posting on Instagram that he is “f**king sick and tired of being babied.” But according to a […]

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Dwyane Wade Credits Kevin Hart’s Trash-Talk for Game 2 Performance

D-Wade turns back the clock.

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Hassan Whiteside Regrets ‘Bulls**t’ Lineup Comments

The big fella was frustrated following an overtime loss.

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Heat Fine Hassan Whiteside for Criticizing ‘Bulls**t’ Lineups

The big fella is not happy.

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Post Up: Wade County

Dwyane Wade
Hornets 118 (28-33), Bulls 103 (20-41) The tank continues for the Bulls, who have lost five in a row. They committed 20 turnovers and let the Hornets shoot almost 54 percent from the field (with 15 threes). Kemba Walker went to work on Zach LaVine, dropping 31 points on just 19 shots, while Dwight Howard […]

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James Johnson Scores Five Points in Seven Seconds As Heat Beat Hornets

James Johnson scored five points in seven seconds late in Miami’s game against Charlotte on Saturday, helping the Heat to a wild comeback win, 106-105. Charlotte led Miami 105-100 as

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Dion Waiters To Undergo Season-Ending Surgery, According To Report

Miami Heat guard Dion Waiters is expected to miss the remainder of the season and undergo surgery on his left ankle, according to Shams Charania of Yahoo! Sports. Sources: Miami

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