MIAMI — The Miami Heat could have to wait until Monday before learning their opponent in the Eastern Conference finals. That doesn’t mean they are unable to begin the preparation. While they await the Indiana Pacers or New York Knicks, the focus Friday was making sure they avoid a repeat of what happened the last [...]
MIAMI — Heat coach Erik Spoelstra knows that a wounded, desperate Bull can be a formidable foe. So the pragmatic coach won’t allow his players to be complacent or cocky — even after three consecutive double-digit victories to go up 3-1 over the reeling Bulls. The best-of-7 Eastern Conference semifinal series could end Wednesday night [...]
Heat 88, Bulls 65 – The Heat took a 3-1 series lead as they held the Bulls to a franchise postseason-low 65 points. LeBron James and Chris Bosh combined for 41 points in the victory.
Chris Bosh had a double-double and Miami’s bench outscored Chicago’s 36-8 in the Heat’s 104-94 Game 3 win over the Bulls. CineSport’s Just Shackil and the Sun Sentinel’s Ira Winderman discuss.
CHICAGO— Mario Chalmers never got the opportunity to plead his case. Acting as judge and jury, the NBA confirmed Friday to the Sun Sentinel that the hard foul to the neck of Chicago Bulls center Joakim Noah by the Miami Heat point guard on Wednesday night has been upgraded to a Flagrant 1 [...]
Chicago Bulls’ Luol Deng Thursday discusses the effects of the spinal tap and his road to recovery. By Shandel Richardson South Florida Sun Sentinel 12:03 p.m. EDT, May 10, 2013 CHICAGO— For a third straight time in the series, the Chicago Bulls will be without Luol Deng and Kirk Hinrich. Coach Tom Thibodeau told reporters [...]
CHICAGO— It’ll be nearly a week until the TNT crew gets another crack at the Heat, with ESPN handling Friday’s Game 3 of Heat-Bulls. So a look at how Charles, Kenny, Shaq and Steve Kerr viewed things during Wednesday night’s broadcast of Game 2: Kerr, on Dwyane Wade’s frustration with the Bulls’ style of defense: ”Dwyane [...]
The Miami Heat evened their series with the Bulls at 1-1 following a 115-78 Game 2 romp.The Sun Sentinel’s Ira Winderman discusses the win from American Airlines Arena and looks ahead to Game 3.
Dave Hyde 8:15 a.m. EDT, May 9, 2013 1. Will Derrick Rose play? That’s the biggest question around Chicago for the last month. TNT’s Craig Sager continued the discussion by reporting there’s a chance Rose could play for Friday’s Game 3. My continued thought is it’s his body, his decision. The other question: How well [...]
After losing Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals, what’s the formula to beat the Bulls in Game 2 and silence the critics? CineSport’s Noah Coslov and the Sun Sentinel’s Dave Hyde discuss.