1. Dwyane Wade Has Epic Chance to Remind Us of His Greatness in Game 7

    With the Miami Heat 's 2015-16 season hanging in the balance Friday night, there was zero doubt who would command control of their crunch-time offense. If Sunday's win-or-go-fishing Game 7 is similarly close, the story won't change...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 10 months ago 27,603 reads 116 comments

  2. Josh Richardson Injury: Updates on Heat SG's Shoulder and Return

    Miami Heat shooting guard Josh Richardson was dealing with a left shoulder strain that left his status for Game 7 against the Charlotte Hornets in doubt. However, he's ready to play Sunday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 10 months ago 8,019 reads 42 comments

  3. Dwyane Wade Forces Game 7 vs. the Hornets with Big 4th-Quarter Performance

    When there is a will, there is a way. And on Friday night, Dwyane Wade had that will. The Miami Heat guard scored eight points in the final three minutes and six seconds ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 10 months ago 69,044 reads 120 comments

  4. Michael Jordan Watches the Hornets' Game 6 Loss to the Heat with a Sad Face

    Crying Michael Jordan fans, prepare to add to your arsenal. His Airness blessed the Internet with another gem on Friday as he watched the Charlotte Hornets surrender their chance ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 10 months ago 92,613 reads 96 comments

  5. Randy Wittman Reportedly Played Favorites in Wizards Locker Room

    After two consecutive seasons in which they made the Eastern Conference Semifinals, the Washington Wizards went 41-41 in 2015-16 and missed the playoffs. A ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 10 months ago 11,678 reads 34 comments

  6. NBA Betting Preview: Miami Heat vs. Charlotte Hornets Game 6 Odds, Analysis

    The Charlotte Hornets have won the last three games of their first-round playoff series with the Miami Heat and need only one more victory at home in Game 6 on Friday to successfully overcome a 2-0 deficit and advance to the second round...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 10 months ago 1,684 reads 0 comments

  7. Hawks Eye LeBron James, Cavaliers After Clearing Historical Playoff Hurdle

    A tougher test now awaits in the form of the Cleveland Cavaliers , but the Atlanta Hawks finally did the impossible by beating the Boston Celtics in a playoff series...

    Adam Fromal Written by Adam Fromal about 10 months ago 12,944 reads 93 comments

  8. 3 Reasons the Charlotte Hornets Have the Miami Heat on Verge of Collapse

    The Charlotte Hornets entered the first round of the 2016 NBA playoffs fighting an uphill battle. Their playoff resume was virtually barren , and their opponent, the Miami Heat , had claimed two of the last four titles...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 10 months ago 33,077 reads 90 comments

  9. Spencer Hawes Injury: Updates on Hornets Center's Knee and Return

    The Charlotte Hornets announced on April 28 that center Spencer Hawes would miss Game 6 against the Miami Heat after undergoing an MRI that revealed a sprained MCL in his right knee...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 10 months ago 5,009 reads 19 comments

  10. Miami Heat Need More Than Dwyane Wade Resurgence to Keep Series Alive

    MIAMI — With opportunity to either create some needed separation or fall into a frightening hole, the Miami Heat came out Wednesday and played the game they wanted to play...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 10 months ago 16,332 reads 106 comments

  11. Dwyane Wade Surges Past Entire Hornets Defense, Posterizes Marvin Williams

    Basketball, much like life, is all about overcoming obstacles. For Dwyane Wade , the obstacles in question were all five members of the Charlotte Hornets ' on-court defense. And over come he did...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 10 months ago 3,470 reads 7 comments

  12. Miami Heat's Fate Rests in the Hands of NBA Playoff Newcomers

    The Miami Heat might not consider a 2-2 split with the Charlotte Hornets as a missed opportunity. They could point their fingers at a handful of culprits behind their current ...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 10 months ago 17,381 reads 91 comments

  13. Kemba Walker, Charlotte Hornets Getting Help from Jeremy Lin at the Right Time

    As the Charlotte Hornets sprinted through one of the NBA 's most dominant post-All-Star break runs, their path to playoff success seemed obvious. Kemba Walker controlling the show...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 10 months ago 38,920 reads 75 comments

  14. Spencer Hawes 'Eats' After Hornets Take 18-Point Lead over Heat in Game 4

    Spencer Hawes is feeling his team. The big man celebrated the Charlotte Hornets ' 18-point lead in the third quarter of Game 4 of their first-round series against the Miami Heat ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 10 months ago 8,165 reads 12 comments

  15. NBA Betting Preview: Miami Heat vs. Charlotte Hornets Game 4 Odds, Analysis

    In a playoff series that was expected to be the best matchup of the first round, the Charlotte Hornets will host the Miami Heat in Game 4 on Monday looking to pull even at 2-2...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by OddsShark.com about 10 months ago 3,521 reads 3 comments

  16. Miami Heat Won't Reach Postseason Potential Until They Shed Inconsistencies

    Before the Miami Heat ventured out for their first road test of the 2016 NBA playoffs, Dwyane Wade shared the kind of sage advice only a battle-tested vet possesses...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 10 months ago 2,797 reads 13 comments

  17. Hornets' Win Earns Franchise 1st Playoff Victory in 14 Years

    The Charlotte Hornets ' 96-80 win over the Miami Heat on Saturday earned the franchise its first playoff victory since 2002, per ESPN Stats & Info ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 10 months ago 1,452 reads 6 comments

  18. Top 2016 Offseason Priorities for the Washington Wizards

    After failing to thrive in the improved Eastern Conference, the Washington Wizards missed out on the postseason, concluding with a mediocre 41-41 record...

    Vytis Lasaitis Written by Vytis Lasaitis about 10 months ago 10,496 reads 31 comments

  19. Jeff Teague Knows This Could Be the Final Ride for These Atlanta Hawks

    BOSTON — Jeff Teague has spent his entire seven-year NBA career with the Atlanta Hawks , but as recently as two months ago, it wasn't clear the point guard was still wanted in Atlanta...

    Brian Robb Written by Brian Robb about 10 months ago 15,832 reads 15 comments

  20. Don't Jump on Charlotte Hornets' Bandwagon Just Yet After Big Game 3 Win

    The fiery-hot shooting that powered the Miami Heat to consecutive double-digit victories over the Charlotte Hornets wasn't going to last forever. Even Miami's sharpshooters could admit to that...

    Zach Buckley Written by Zach Buckley about 10 months ago 27,719 reads 105 comments

  21. Al Horford Rotates 180 Degrees Mid-Air for Dish to Kyle Korver

    Al Horford has entered another dimension. In one glorious, sweeping motion, the Atlanta Hawks big man high-pointed a Dennis Schroder pass, rotated 180 degrees and dished to a waiting Kyle Korver for a corner three-pointer...

    Vanessa de Beaumont Written by Vanessa de Beaumont about 10 months ago 7,205 reads 1 comments

  22. Does Scott Brooks Give the Wizards a Better Shot at Kevin Durant This Summer?

    The Washington Wizards have signed Scott Brooks as the team's new head coach, according to The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski , and now many are wondering whether the Wizards can ...

    Team Stream Now Written by Team Stream Now about 10 months ago 2,659 reads 26 comments

  23. Scott Brooks Gives Wizards a Better Pitch to Free Agents Than You Think

    The Washington Wizards reached an agreement with Scott Brooks on Thursday to make the former Oklahoma City Thunder top man the team's new head coach...

    Jared Dubin Written by Jared Dubin about 10 months ago 22,993 reads 35 comments

  24. Scott Brooks to Wizards: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    One year away from the sidelines was apparently enough for Scott Brooks, who will take over as head coach of the Washington Wizards . The team announced the move Tuesday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 months ago 30,679 reads 167 comments

  25. Nicolas Batum Injury: Updates on Hornets Forward's Ankle and Return

    Charlotte Hornets guard Nicolas Batum had been held out of the lineup since he suffered a left ankle sprain in Game 2 against the Miami Heat on April 20. However, he has been cleared to return to the court...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 10 months ago 14,361 reads 64 comments