Chris Bosh, Dwyane Wade take notice of Michael Beasley’s impressive CBA performance

When the Heat drafted Michael Beasley with the second overall pick of the 2008 NBA Draft, they envisioned him becoming one of the league’s top scorers.

Michael Beasley scored 63 points in the CBA all-star game this past weekend.
Michael Beasley scored 63 points in the CBA all-star game this past weekend.

It never materialized in the NBA, as Beasley has averaged 13 points per game in 433 games. But Beasley has become one the most prolific scorers in the Chinese Basketball Association. Continue reading “Chris Bosh, Dwyane Wade take notice of Michael Beasley’s impressive CBA performance”

What are Heat doing with Chris Andersen, Amar’e Stoudemire?

Chris Andersen has played in three of Miami's 31 games. (Getty Images)
Chris Andersen has played in three of Miami’s 31 games. (Getty Images)

One of the more puzzling situations with the Heat is coach Erik Spoelstra’s plan for Amar’e Stoudemire and Chris Andersen.

Both are in the twilight of their careers, but still have something to offer. Stoudemire has been decent offensively in spot appearances, and Andersen is coming off a productive season in which he averaged 10.2 points, 9.5 rebounds and 1.3 blocks per 36 minutes.
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Video: Goran Dragic shows off his busted tooth

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Monday was a wild night for the Heat, who finally beat Atlanta after getting smacked around the past year-plus, and it was extra weird for Goran Dragic.

In the third quarter, Dragic took an elbow to the mouth from Hawks center Al Horford and broke one of his front teeth.
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