Heat fans can finally celebrate, exhale

MIAMI (AP) — As the Miami Heat’s lead skyrocketed Thursday night from 5 just after halftime to an insurmountable 24 by the end of the third quarter, their fans outside the AmericanAirlines Arena decided it was time to celebrate the team’s second NBA…

Heat’s James takes Finals MVP honors

MIAMI (AP) — LeBron James is the MVP of the NBA Finals.
James finished with 26 points, 13 assists and 11 rebounds in Game 5 of the title series Thursday night, leading the Miami Heat to a 121-106 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder.

Miami won th…

Finals notebook: Howard doing his part to lift Heat

MIAMI (AP) — Juwan Howard thinks he might want to coach when his playing career is over. He’s apparently started taking steps toward that gig in these playoffs.
The 18-year veteran – he’s still called “17” by teammates, a nickname that stuck last se…

Euroleague and FIBA agree on Eurocup Changes

Changes to take affect with 2012-13 Eurocup Both organizing bodies have agreed that the 2012-13 Eurocup will have some changes compared to recent editions. Following the Euroleague Commercial Assets (ECA) Shareholders Executive Board Meeting held on March 5 2012, the proposed competition system for the 2012-13 season that will require approval by the ECA Shareholders […]

Miami Heat goes up 2-1 after OKC blunders

Miami Heat goes up 2-1 after OKC blunders

(CNN) — A missed three-pointer by Russell Westbrook in the final minute of Sunday’s game signaled the end of a fierce back-and-forth between the Miami Heat and Oklahoma City Thunder in game three of the 2012 NBA Finals. The shot, which could have tied the game and 88 all, led to a fast break and free […]

Limoges clinch ProB crown

Limoges – Boulazac 87:78 Limoges claimed the ProB title. They overcame Boulazac in the championship game in Paris tonight. Christophe Massie (206-C/F-77, agency: Court Side, college: Memphis) stepped up with 14 points and 15 rebounds to pace the winners. Boulazac secured an early lead. They dominated in the high-flying first quarter to post a 26:21 […]