Heat’s LeBron James is likely to wear a clear mask on Saturday – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comDid you get enough of LeBane James Thursday night when the Miami Heat destroyed the New York Knicks? Hopefully you did because we may not see LeBron James wearing the…

Dazzling February sets up Miami Heat for stretch run to playoffs – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comA not-so-subtle trend has emerged recently for the Heat. The two-time defending champions are destroying every team they play. The Heat finished off its best month of the season Thursday…

LeBron James’ Mask Hides Miami Heat’s Real Story vs. New York Knicks – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportMIAMI—All ’round the rounded locker room, players were prompted for their perceptions of the black mask and the man who wore it so well. Norris Cole used the word…

Makes sense for Carmelo Anthony to leave Knicks and join Miami Heat – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsMIAMI — The answer to all of Carmelo Anthony’s problems is right here, with Pat Riley, LeBron James, a proven championship blueprint in place and none of…

Caron Butler bypasses Heat for Thunder; Granger to Clippers – Sun-Sentinel

Sun-SentinelWhat you see very well might be what you get from the Miami Heat the balance of the season. Which, of course, based on the team’s recent play lately, isn’t…

1. LeBron, Heat At Peak Of Their Superpowers – ESPN

ESPNMIAMI — LeBron James decided to get a bit creative, given the mandate from the team’s medical staff that he wear a mask to protect his broken nose when he…

LeBron, Heat Keep Knicks Falling – ESPN

ESPNThe Heat outscored New York 23-3 over the final 7:02 of the third and won their sixth straight. The Heat shot 61 percent, while the Knicks shot 37 percent. No…

Greg Cote: Miami Heat knows how to win; New York Knicks don’t – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comThe difference between the super-functional Heat and the dysfunctional New York Knicks who buffooned to town Thursday night is greater than the obvious answer, which is that one team is…

LeBron James makes masked debut – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comheat notebook. Miami Heat’s LeBron James makes masked debut. By Joseph Goodman The Miami Herald. Get Adobe Flash player. LeBron James shows off his protective mask during Thursday’s game against…

New York Knicks vs. Miami Heat: Live Score and Analysis – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportThis season, the burden has been almost entirely on Carmelo Anthony’s shoulders, and the losses are adding up. For the Heat, the key will be how LeBron James responds…

Adjustments For LeBron – ESPN

ESPNLeBron James started Thursday night for the Miami Heat, his first game since suffering a broken nose against the Oklahoma City Thunder last week. James had been listed as a…

Miami Heat vs New York Knicks NBA betting odds preview, prediction, trends – SB Nation

SB NationThe Miami Heat are a perfect 5-0 SU and ATS over their last five games, while the New York Knicks are going in the opposite direction with a 1-6…

Caron Butler headed to Heat? – Sun-Sentinel

Sun-SentinelEddie Jones, Bimbo Coles, Steve Smith and Alonzo Mourning all had second stints in Miami. More recently, the Heat acquired forward Michael Beasley, who they drafted in 2008. “It seems…

LeBron James returns to Miami Heat practice, will wear protective mask – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comLeMask will make its debut against the New York Knicks. Heat forward LeBron James, who broke his nose last week, is expected to play Thursday with a protective mask covering…

Why Caron Butler to Miami Heat Makes Too Much Sense Not to Happen – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportSensible solutions to problems that don’t really exist just seem to find the Miami Heat. Caron Butler now appears to be another one of those solutions. Still headlined by…

Chris Bosh now center of gravity for Miami Heat – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comInvoking the name of San Antonio Spurs forward Tim Duncan in the Heat’s locker room is never a casual thing, so when Dwyane Wade dropped the reference Sunday to drive…

Heat handle Bulls as LeBron James sits out with broken nose – ESPN

ESPN… he took off his necktie. Soon the tie on the scoreboard was gone, too. Stout defense plus Chris Bosh’s outside shooting and a boost from Miami’s reserves helped the…

Miami Heat’s LeBron James likely to wear facemask while nursing broken nose – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comLeBron James likely will wear a protective facemask during games for at least a few weeks after breaking his nose on Thursday night against the Oklahoma City Thunder. James was…

Oklahoma City Thunder: Blame the debacle on lack of offensive intensity – NewsOK.com

NewsOK.comMiami’s LeBron James (6) and Oklahoma City’s Kevin Durant (35) fight for position during a free throw in their NBA basketball game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Miami…

LeBron James sticks nose into Kevin Durant’s MVP party – USA TODAY

USA TODAYOKLAHOMA CITY — Before the Miami Heat’s regular-season revenge was even over, you just knew the narrative that surrounds the Oklahoma City Thunder would be swirling and growing like…

LeBron James leads win over Thunder with 33, leaves bloodied – ESPN

ESPNOKLAHOMA CITY — LeBron James scored 33 points before leaving in the fourth quarter with a bloody nose and the Miami Heat beat the Oklahoma City Thunder 103-81 on Thursday…

Heat Dominate Thunder, LeBron Hurt – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportLeBron James will play against Kevin Durant again on Thursday night, although the rest of the Miami Heat and Oklahoma City Thunder will be involved by rule. The Heat…

LeBron Scores 42 In Heat’s Win – ESPN

ESPNDALLAS — LeBron James drove for an emphatic dunk during a decisive fourth-quarter run and went skipping to the bench after a Dallas timeout. The Miami star has sure had…

LeBron James: ‘I can’t’ imagine leaving Miami – USA TODAY

USA TODAYMIAMI (AP) — LeBron James cannot currently envision a scenario where he leaves the Miami Heat this summer, though he still plans to assess his needs and his future…

GameDay: Miami Heat at Dallas Mavericks – Fort Worth Star Telegram

Fort Worth Star TelegramAbout the Mavs: Dallas entered the All-Star break off an improbable 81-73 win in Indiana, the sixth victory in their past seven games. … The Mavs next…

Miami Heat’s LeBron James takes pride in durability – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comDALLAS — LeBron James and the Heat haven’t had much down time over the past three seasons. They hope that continues for a fourth. Playing into June is a good…

Old guys go, new look comes to NBA All-Star game – Boston Herald

Boston HeraldEast Team’s LeBron James, of the Miami Heat, throws a pair of Mardi Gras beads to the crowd during NBA All-Star game basketball practice in New Orleans, Saturday, Feb.…

Irving validates All-Star starting nod, wins MVP – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comCleveland rooters watching on TV might have enjoyed that the most, offering hope that all the losing that has followed James’ departure for Miami may end sooner rather than later…

Miami Heat’s Chris Bosh leads team to second consecutive Shooting Stars win – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comNEW ORLEANS — If the Heat needs a half-court shot to win Game 7 of the NBA Finals, Chris Bosh will be taking it. Bosh drained both of his half-court…

Heatlemania: Miami Heat’s similarities to the Fab Four and its fan mania are … – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comOn Sunday, Feb.16, 1964 — 50 years ago to the day — the Beatles laid down a recording for The Ed Sullivan Show at Miami’s Deauville Hotel, and America has…

Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade plans to limit play in All-Star Game – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comBosh has made clear he wants to stay in Miami for years to come, but even he acknowledges that offseason business could get complicated. That’s why, for now, Bosh, Wade…

Miami Heat, LeBron James fend off Golden State Warriors – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comOAKLAND, Calif. — With the game clock ticking down, Heat coach Erik Spoelstra thought about calling a timeout and taking the ball out of LeBron James’ hands. Instead, Spoelstra let…

LeBron James’ 36 points, last-second 3-pointer lift Heat past Warriors – ESPN

ESPNOAKLAND, Calif. — With one eye on the defense and the other on the clock, LeBron James let the time tick down before carrying the Miami Heat into the All-Star…

Could LeBron James Really End Up with the Los Angeles Clippers? – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportComments. The Los Angeles Clippers might be the new kings of L.A., but that doesn’t mean they wouldn’t welcome bringing in a certain four-time MVP. The rumors this past…

Miami Heat’s Chris Bosh, Chris Andersen find chemistry – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comLOS ANGELES — Visually, the Heat’s Chrises have only height in common — close-cropped Chris Bosh is 6-11, brightly tattooed, spike-haired, now-bearded Chris Andersen is 6-10. On the court, Andersen’s…