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Michael Beasley out again tonight. Wade a game-time decision.
Monday December 16, 2013 1:10 IraHeatBeat
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Monday December 16, 2013 2:07 JoeGoodmanJr
Michael Beasley again sidelined for Heat as the hamstring injury lingers into its third week.
Monday December 16, 2013 2:16 IraHeatBeat
Following their10gm win streak @MiamiHEAT have lost 3 of last 6 shooting just 30.4% from downtown in those 6 contests.
Monday December 16, 2013 2:27 MikeInglisHEAT
Monday December 16, 2013 2:34 UFCoachBillyD
Monday December 16, 2013 2:43 DylanMacNamara
Kyrie Irving is this week's winner of the LeBron James Eastern Conference Player of the Week award.
Monday December 16, 2013 2:46 ByTimReynolds
Who wants tickets to tonight's #HEATgame? Head over to and stay tuned to see where in Miami you can find a FREE pair!
Monday December 16, 2013 2:51 MiamiHEAT
Kyrie Irving loses to Heat, is 1-4 for 2 points in fourth quarter, and is Eastern Conference Player of the Week. OK, then. Aldridige in West
Monday December 16, 2013 2:58 IraHeatBeat
Herb Kohl Plans to Broaden Team Ownership, Strengthen Franchise & Keep Team in Milwaukee -
Monday December 16, 2013 3:03 Bucks
@KavitaChanne: @TonyHEATWC3x You are too sweet!!! You ain't so bad ya self, Tony :)”> :) :)
Monday December 16, 2013 3:57 TonyHEATWC3x
Check out today's ticket winner! We've got more HEAT scavenger hunts to come!
Monday December 16, 2013 4:21 MiamiHEAT
Get ready for tonight's game vs Utah with's matchup preview!
Monday December 16, 2013 4:26 MiamiHEAT
Heat is 3-3 in last six games, shooting 30 percent from three-point range and out-rebounded by about nine per. Enter the Utah Jazz.
Monday December 16, 2013 4:46 JoeGoodmanJr
Mario Balotelli's rocking the criticism about him Newspapers on his own soccer cleats for game tonight. #legend
Monday December 16, 2013 4:52 JuanAgudelo
Happy bday my agent, brother, but most of all my friend Rich Paul! Man people have no idea what we've…
Monday December 16, 2013 5:21 KingJames
Coming to the game tonight? Arrive early and stop by the HEAT Winter Wonderland presented by @AmericanExpress on the @AAarena East Plaza!
Monday December 16, 2013 5:24 MiamiHEAT
Heat coach Erik Spoelstra says Michael Beasley and Greg Oden will not play. Everyone else planning to go.
Monday December 16, 2013 5:49 ByTimReynolds
Erik Spoelstra said Beasley and Oden out tonight, so it looks like Wade is good to go.
Monday December 16, 2013 5:49 IraHeatBeat
.@MiamiHEAT #Heat Spoelstra said Beasley and Oden out vs. Utah.
Monday December 16, 2013 5:49 mccarthy_chas
Dwyane Wade is likely to play, according to Spoelstra.
Monday December 16, 2013 5:49 EthanJSkolnick
Tonight's #HEATgame inactives vs the Jazz - Michael Beasley & Greg Oden.
Monday December 16, 2013 5:49 MiamiHEAT
Spoelstra, on Heat's uneven play, "We don't look at it as a struggle . . . It's an 82-game season, that will be a challenge unto itself."
Monday December 16, 2013 5:50 IraHeatBeat
Once again no Greg Oden or @easyst0 for @MiamiHEAT vs Jazz
Monday December 16, 2013 5:50 MikeInglisHEAT
Spo, on Birdman's 3-pointer Sat., "I don't mind it. I don't think it's going to be a dibble-up, jack 3. But the 3 is a big weapon for us."
Monday December 16, 2013 5:52 IraHeatBeat
Spo on Beasley's hamstring, "If he doesn't pass daily tests to move on to the next level of exercise then they'll keep him where he is."
Monday December 16, 2013 5:53 IraHeatBeat
.@MiamiHEAT #Heat Spoelstra says Beasley is getting closer "but he's not there yet." Training staff takes cautious approach with hammys.
Monday December 16, 2013 5:53 mccarthy_chas
Erik Spoelstra on incorporating Greg Oden eventually: "We'll get to that one when we get to that one."
Monday December 16, 2013 5:54 EthanJSkolnick
Spo on Beasley's status: "He's been making progress every single day. He's not there yet but he's getting closer."
Monday December 16, 2013 5:55 MiamiHEAT
Spoelstra, "You can't ever pinpoint what the biggest challenge is going to be during an NBA season."
Monday December 16, 2013 5:55 IraHeatBeat
Erik Spoelstra, on getting Greg Oden up to speed at some point, "We'll get to that one when we get to that one."
Monday December 16, 2013 5:55 IraHeatBeat
.@MiamiHEAT #Heat Spoelstra: "You can't ever pinpoint the biggest challenge in an NBA season." Translation: It's constantly changing.
Monday December 16, 2013 5:56 mccarthy_chas
Spoelstra says he is getting more comfortable with the 2 PG lineup, after using it by accident earlier in the season.
Monday December 16, 2013 5:57 EthanJSkolnick
RT @lfcancun: En Miami, @betoborge se reúne con @MickyArison de #CarnivalCorp y Michele Paige de ...
Monday December 16, 2013 5:57 MickyArison
.@MiamiHEAT #Heat Scheduled to be on Reporters Round Table on the Heat 7 p.m. pregame show.
Monday December 16, 2013 5:58 mccarthy_chas
Spoelstra on Rashard Lewis: "Our game looks like our game when he's out there."
Monday December 16, 2013 5:58 EthanJSkolnick
STORY: Miami #Heat coach Erik Spoelstra danced around Greg Oden questions at shootaround.
Monday December 16, 2013 6:18 JoeGoodmanJr
For Heat's "Secret Santa," players picked one name out of a hat, then had a few days to find out something about teammates and buy a gift.
Monday December 16, 2013 6:20 EthanJSkolnick
LeBron says he's been watching Trey Burke since he was a 7th grader. "Happy for him, even though he went to M school."
Monday December 16, 2013 6:26 EthanJSkolnick
The Heat's Secret Santa had a limit on price. LeBron: "Couldn't go below a certain number."
Monday December 16, 2013 6:28 EthanJSkolnick
Michael Beasley gave Roger Mason Jr a painting. Rashard Lewis gave him a Louis Vuitton bag. Beasley: "Got to like those rich guys."
Monday December 16, 2013 6:31 EthanJSkolnick
Heat Secret Santa, unlike rest of ours, had a MINIMUM price tag. LeBron would not divulge the low end, but a Louis Vuitton bag was one gift.
Monday December 16, 2013 6:33 IraHeatBeat
LeBron couldn't get himself to even say the word, talking about Ohio native and Jazz guard Trey Burke having gone to "M" school.
Monday December 16, 2013 6:34 IraHeatBeat
Tonight's #HEATgame starters vs the Jazz presented by @SamsungMobileUS - Chalmers, Wade, James, Battier & Bosh.
Monday December 16, 2013 6:44 MiamiHEAT
Closest, by far RT @thefinktank: @EthanJSkolnick This team seems to genuinely like one another. One of the closest you've covered?
Monday December 16, 2013 6:46 EthanJSkolnick
For starters: A look at lineups, inactives, referees and a pregame note of note for Heat-Jazz 7:30 p.m. (Sun Sports)
Monday December 16, 2013 6:48 IraHeatBeat
For Secret Santa, Beasley commissioned a piece of art for Roger Mason Jr.(@MoneyMase), American flag made of money.
Monday December 16, 2013 6:52 JoeGoodmanJr
Beasley told me he walked into Lincoln Road gallery and worked with artist to come up for something unique for Mason.
Monday December 16, 2013 6:53 JoeGoodmanJr
Roger Mason, who collects art, was highly impressed with Michael Beasley's thoughtful gift.
Monday December 16, 2013 6:54 JoeGoodmanJr
Sorry, they just drew names. It wasn't a secret. @rcrdmaza
Monday December 16, 2013 6:56 JoeGoodmanJr
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