Miami Heat

Collapsed deck at Shucker's Bar & Grill, North Bay Village, Miami, Florida. (AP Photo)

Authorities probe deck collapse at Fla. sports bar

    NORTH BAY VILLAGE, Fla. (AP) — Investigators began examining a twisted pile of concrete, metal and wood on Friday to determine why a waterfront deck at a popular sports bar collapsed into shallow […]

06/14/2013

Collapsed deck at Shucker's Bar & Grill, North Bay Village, Miami, Florida. (AP Photo)

Deck collapses at popular Miami-area sports bar

NORTH BAY VILLAGE, Fla. (AP) — The outdoor deck at a popular Miami-area sports bar partially collapsed during the NBA Finals, sending dozens of people into the shallow waters of Biscayne Bay. The accident occurred […]

06/14/2013

Sebastien De La Cruz (ABC Video posted on YouTube)

Golden-voiced boy maintains golden attitude amid racist tweets

San Antonio native Sebastien De La Cruz sings the national anthem again before the Miami Heat championship chase game against San Antonio Spurs on ABC TV. The crowd at the game had no problem with […]

06/13/2013

Bret Lewis

Sports revisionism

It’s common fodder for sports talk shows to debate what an athlete’s legacy will be BEFORE his career is over. Proof once again that a fan’s perspective can turn on a dime. Two years ago, […]

05/23/2013

Bret Lewis

The coaching carousel

Chris Paul is smart enough to know that whether he denies it or not, it’s going to be assumed he got Clippers coach Vinny Del Negro fired. Chris is the franchise. He can also become […]

05/22/2013

Nate Robinson (l), Chicago Bulls guard, Norris Cole (c), Miami Heat guard, and Shane Battier (r), Miami Heat forward, battle for a loose ball, basketball playoffs Eastern Conference semifinal. (AP Photo)

James, Heat beat Bulls 88-65 for 3-1 series lead

CHICAGO (AP) — LeBron James and the Miami Heat didn’t even give the Chicago Bulls room to breathe, practically squeezing the playoff life out of them to take a commanding lead in their Eastern Conference semifinal. Another effort […]

05/13/2013

(AP Photo)

NBA Playoffs: Bulls-Heat and Warriors-Spurs pick up play

UNDATED (AP) – After taking a day off, the NBA resumes play this evening with two games. In Chicago the Bulls and Heat square off in Game 3 of their best-of-seven second-round series. They split […]

05/10/2013

Bret Lewis

No excuses

The Clippers’ and Lakers’ seasons ended with disappointments. The one solace for fans of both teams? The injuries to superstars. Kobe Bryant, among others for the Lakers. Blake Griffin for the Clippers. Which makes what […]

05/07/2013

Penny and Phil Sound Bite

What You Missed on LA’s Morning News 4/17/13

Here are the news maker interviews you missed (or want to hear again) from this morning’s edition of LA’s Morning News with Penny Griego and Phil Hulett. 5:12 a.m. – Mothers Against Drunk Driving National […]

04/17/2013

Bret Lewis

The good old days

The ’71-’72 Lakers’ record is safe — the Heat lost to the Bulls 101-to-97. They fall six short of the Lakers’ streak of 33 straight wins.

03/28/2013

Dwyane Wade, Miami Heat guard (AP Photo)

Heat’s winning streak ends at 27 in Chicago

CHICAGO (AP) — The Miami Heat’s 27-game winning streak was snapped Wednesday night by the Chicago Bulls, 101-97, when a furious comeback by LeBron James and his teammates fell short.

03/28/2013

(Photo credit: Code.org)

Video: Gates, Zuckerberg urge kids to code

NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft Chairman Bill Gates, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and Twitter creator Jack Dorsey are among the tech luminaries promoting the teaching and learning of computer coding in schools.

02/26/2013

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