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Worst Heat Draft Picks

5 Worst Heat Draft Picks of All-Time

Entering their 34th season of existence, the Miami Heat find themselves without a selection in the 2021 NBA Draft. In five previous drafts (’96, ’06, ’13, ’16 and ’18), the Heat did not make a selection of any kind. But in the years they have made selections, their hit-rate has been spotty. Miami has found ...
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5 from Juan: Observations from First Day of Dolphins Practice

5 from Juan: Observations from First Day of Dolphins Practice

Welcome guys and gals to something I’ll try to do once a week but figured it would be a good time to start my observations which will be about the first day of practice. These are going to be my thoughts and opinions sprinkled in with some facts from people that know or were actually ...
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Best Heat Draft Picks

5 Best Heat Draft Picks of All-Time

The Miami Heat hold a checkered history when it comes to the NBA Draft. Whittling down the list to the five best Heat draft picks of all-time can be difficult, though there are some obvious choices. With first round picks often flipped for veteran players, the number of years draft night held any intrigue in ...
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Miami Hurricanes

Miami Hurricanes continue to roll with commitment of Isaiah Horton

The Miami Hurricanes have been on a recruiting tear the past couple of weeks. That continued on Wednesday as wide receiver Isaiah Horton committed to the program. A member of the class of 2022, he is a four-star receiver. He is the ninth overall wide receiver in the  2022 class, and the eighth overall player ...
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Evaluating the Ups and Downs of the Olympic-Heat Players Tuesday Night

Evaluating the Ups and Downs of the Olympic-Heat Players Tuesday Night

After another night of Olympic basketball, the story-lines are flooded with teams consisting of young Miami Heat players. Nigeria fell yet again to Germany, which puts their hopes for a medal in a very interesting spot. Bam Adebayo and Team USA, on the other hand, took care of business against Iran. Although the stat-sheet wasn't ...
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Miami Dolphins restructure Benardrick McKinney's contract

Miami Dolphins restructure Benardrick McKinney’s contract

Last week, I told anyone that listened how much I liked the Miami Dolphins trade for linebacker Benardrick Mckinney. I believe I said it was a good deal for both sides, and I thought that he was locked up under contract for a few years was beneficial for the team and could allow them to ...
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Miami Hurricanes: Two 'Canes named preseason All-ACC selections

Miami Hurricanes: Two ‘Canes named preseason All-ACC selections

Two members of the Miami Hurricanes have been named preseason all-ACC selections. Safety Bubba Bolden and punter Lou Hedley were honored with the distinctions Tuesday. It has been a busy couple of days for Bolden. Monday, he was named to the Jim Thorpe Award Watch List. He figures to be a major part of the ...
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Some Possible Undrafted Gems that Miami Should Have their Eyes On

Some Possible Undrafted Gems that Miami Should Have their Eyes On

While I focused on some guys in this draft that should definitely be in the undrafted market in my last piece, this group of guys will make Thursday night much more interesting from a Heat perspective. There's a good chance they can fall through the cracks on draft night, while other mock drafts have them ...
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Oklahoma and Texas want in on SEC

Oklahoma and Texas want in on SEC

Since last week, it was rumored that the University of Texas and the University of Oklahoma were interested in joining the Southeastern Conference. These rumors have become a reality as it was confirmed that they have been in discussion for the past six months. This week, the University of Texas and University of Oklahoma have ...
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Miami Hurricanes: Bubba  Bolden named to Jim Thorpe Award Watch List

Miami Hurricanes: Bubba Bolden named to Jim Thorpe Award Watch List

Award watch list season continues, and the Miami Hurricanes have another representative on a list released Monday. Safety Bubba Boldin was named to the Jim Thorpe Award Watch List, which recognizes the best safety in college football. This is Bolden’s second appearance on an award list, having been named to the  Bednarik Award Watch List ...
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5RSN Exclusive: Kyle Lowry Looking for Deal in Range of 3 Years/$90 Million

5RSN Exclusive: Kyle Lowry Looking for Deal in Range of 3 Years/$90 Million

(With Brady Hawk) Following up on my report of Brandon Ingram's interest in Miami, the Heat are still very much in on Kyle Lowry, however, the deal he is looking for is in the range of $90 Million over 3 years. In my personal opinion, I feel that the 3rd year has to be fully ...
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Panthers re-sign Sam Bennett to a four-year, $17.6M contract

Panthers re-sign Sam Bennett to a four-year, $17.6M contract

Sam Bennett is staying in Sunrise and he will be here for the foreseeable future. Bill Zito and the Panthers announced today that Bennett re-signed with the team on a four-year deal. TSN Hockey insider Pierre LeBrun reported that the deal had an AAV of $4.4 million. Bennett was acquired from the Calgary Flames at ...
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5RSN Exclusive: Brandon Ingram Would Welcome Potential Trade to Miami

5RSN Exclusive: Brandon Ingram Would Welcome Potential Trade to Miami

(With Brady Hawk) I can report that Brandon Ingram would be very pleased with a potential trade to Miami. Pelicans' executive David Griffin will most likely be playing hardball if these talks were to progress. There have been plenty of links surrounding New Orleans and Miami lately, including Lonzo Ball possibly being on the market, Pelicans' ...
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Miami Hurricanes

Miami Hurricanes depth takes hit with Jalar Holley entering portal

Late Sunday night, a member of the Miami Hurricanes entered the transfer portal. Defensive tackle Jalar Holley entered the portal according to a report from 247Sports. Holley played sparingly last season, appearing in three games. He tallied six tackles. The 2020 season was his first action of his collegiate career. His best game last season ...
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Breaking Down Bam Adebayo’s Performance Against France

Breaking Down Bam Adebayo’s Performance Against France

Team USA fell short on Sunday morning against France, which may seem like a shocking result, but isn't if you've been keeping up. The same issues have stayed in tact, while Bam Adebayo shined early as the leading scorer in the first half. Aside from two missed free throws late, he put them in a ...
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