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Miami’s Team Theme May Be Toughness, but Something Else Seems Superior

Miami’s Team Theme May Be Toughness, but Something Else Seems Superior

Since we're 13 days away from the Heat's preseason opener against the Atlanta Hawks, it leads to many of us looking at stuff through a microscope. But when picturing Kyle Lowry's impact in a Heat uniform specifically, I think we have to take a step back to the initial observation. He brings so much to ...
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Answering Heat Questions: Break-Out Players, Depth, Team Tempo, and More

Answering Heat Questions: Break-Out Players, Depth, Team Tempo, and More

We are slowly approaching the beginning of the 2021-2022 NBA season, and it should be an interesting one for the Miami Heat. New faces, new skill-sets, but the same goal. In exactly one week, the Heat will be kicking off media day, and in exactly two weeks, the Heat will play the Atlanta Hawks in ...
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Who Will Close More Games for the Heat this Season: Herro or Robinson?

Who Will Close More Games for the Heat this Season: Herro or Robinson?

Who will close more games for the Heat this season?@5ReasonsSports— Brady Hawk (@BradyHawk305) September 18, 2021 Who will close more games for the Heat this season: Tyler Herro or Duncan Robinson? According to Heat Twitter, it was a 50/50 split. And well, that’ll most likely be Erik Spoelstra’s way of going about it this season ...
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The Kyle Lowry-Victor Oladipo Dynamic Has Major Potential in Miami

The Kyle Lowry-Victor Oladipo Dynamic Has Major Potential in Miami

Exactly 6 months ago from next Saturday, basically every NBA fan was staring at their phone, computer, or TV, waiting for that next Woj bomb to pop up before the trade deadline. For many Miami Heat fans, it wasn't as much "if" something would happen. It was "which" would happen. By that I mean the ...
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What Part of Jimmy Butler's Game Will Kyle Lowry Take the Most Pressure Off?

What Part of Jimmy Butler’s Game Will Kyle Lowry Take the Most Pressure Off?

Kyle Lowry has been a hot topic among Heat conversations this off-season for obvious reasons. He was the first name on the free agency big board, and his all-around game has led to the belief that he will elevate every player on the floor by doing many different things. The first thing many have looked ...
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Will Fuller

Will Fuller could provide a jolt to the Dolphins offense

The Miami Dolphins have gotten off to a very positive start to the season, having beaten the revamped New England Patriots in Week 1 and ruining Mac Jones’ rookie debut. The Dolphins eked out a win by the slimmest margin, beating the Pats 17-16, with Xavien Howard forcing a turnover to preserve a precious lead ...
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Breaking Down the Heat’s Second Two-Way Caleb Martin

Breaking Down the Heat’s Second Two-Way Caleb Martin

/ / Basketball, Miami Heat, South Florida
The Miami Heat's second two-way slot has been a hot topic recently as the off-season continues to wind down, and according to Shams of the Athletic, the Heat are signing Caleb Martin to that spot. For starters, I wouldn't say it's a huge surprise that Miami looked outside of their Summer League bubble, but I ...
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Could the PJ Tucker Acquisition Be Flying Under the Radar for the Miami Heat?

Could the PJ Tucker Acquisition Be Flying Under the Radar for the Miami Heat?

One of the primary surprises in NBA free agency this season was seeing PJ Tucker land in Miami, strengthening the Heat's theme and weakening Milwaukee's. But as surprising as that was, how come it seems as if this pick-up is being slightly overlooked? Well, the answer to that question is quite clear. Over the past ...
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Bam Adebayo: Balancing Lowry Enhancements and Pure Takeover

Bam Adebayo: Balancing Lowry Enhancements and Pure Takeover

When evaluating the development of Bam Adebayo, it's pretty incredible to see a guy make a complete jump in one statistical area year after year. The most notable ones occurred over the last two seasons, jumping from 9 points a game to 16 points a game in his third season before going on to make ...
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Goldie's Week 1 NFL Picks: Charging On, A-Rod Stars, Ride with Russ

Goldie’s Week 1 NFL Picks: Charging On, A-Rod Stars, Ride with Russ

/ / Football, gambling, Gambling, NFL
In Year 1, Goldie provided consistent winners and insight, paired with at least one Crazy Uncle Jeff LOCK of the week. Seriously, check out his record, Jeffy doesn’t miss. YEAR 2. HERE WE GO! You can bet all of this at BetUS.com using the code "five" for a promo bonus. ****** Goldie’s All Time Record: ...
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The Future is Bright for Miami Heat's Omer Yurtseven

The Future is Bright for Miami Heat’s Omer Yurtseven

The Miami Heat have an interesting past of finding diamonds in the rough. When all eyes were on the 13th pick in the NBA draft on Miami's Summer League team in 2019, other guys emerged into the team's focus. Duncan Robinson and Kendrick Nunn went from undrafted guys fighting to make a roster, to immediate ...
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What are the Next Steps for KZ Okpala?

What are the Next Steps for KZ Okpala?

The Miami Heat kick off their first preseason game in less than 4 weeks, which leads to the beginning of some season previews. I've already broke down the roles, fitting offensive actions, and needed improvements from everybody on the roster, which leads us into this new article series. I'll be going through the entire roster ...
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5 Potential Miami Heat Lineups that Fulfill a Specific Skill

5 Potential Miami Heat Lineups that Fulfill a Specific Skill

Plenty of things can be debated about this updated Heat roster. Are they missing total scoring production off the bench until Victor Oladipo returns? Will the newest front-court additions make the difference? What level will Kyle Lowry be playing at during the regular season? While there is some truth to a lot of those questions, ...
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QB Controversy Brewing in Gainesville?

QB Controversy Brewing in Gainesville?

This past Saturday, Florida played FAU in its first game of the season, defeating the Owls, 35-14. Redshirt junior Emory Jones patiently waited his turn since 2018 to become the starter this year after Kyle Trask got drafted by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. Going into this season, Jones has played in 24 Florida games, making ...
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Miami Heat’s Second Two-Way Contract Pathway is Clear

Miami Heat’s Second Two-Way Contract Pathway is Clear

When you receive a two-way contract from the Miami Heat, it's pretty different from other teams. The main reason for that is while most teams are looking for supreme talent, the Heat are on the lookout for a possible filler for team weaknesses. Just ask Heat's Gabe Vincent and Max Strus how that worked out ...
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