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VIDEO: Pat Riley Part 2 -- On Whiteside, NBA Draft

VIDEO: Pat Riley Part 2 -- On Whiteside, NBA Draft

Miami Heat president Pat Riley discusses the surprising emergence of Hassan Whiteside and what he's looking for in the NBA Draft.

Whiteside finishes top 7 in advanced metrics

Hassan Whiteside’s breakout season was undeniable. It was a feel-good story about a guy who was out of the league until the Heat picked him up in December, he gave spectacular performances including an unprecedented ...
Hot Hot Hoops Apr 14, 2015

GameStream: Heat keep playoff hope alive with win over Magic

Behind a great performance by Hassan Whiteside, the Miami Heat beat the Orlando Magic to keep their playoff hopes alive. Here's all our coverage. First Quarter: Miami started off with fire, forcing an Aaron Gordon turnover and converting on a Goran Dragic bucket. From the pre-game statements it seemed as if Miami was determined to play one of their best games for the fans, but recurring problems from that hindered the squad throughout the season were still an issue. Despite the presence of Hassan Whiteside, Miami still struggled to guard the paint proving yet again that another big will be...

Hassan Whiteside looking forward to summer of improvement

For Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside, the past few summers have been about survival.
Hot Hot Hoops Apr 13, 2015

Recap: Heat scrape by Orlando 100-93 in final home game of season

With Miami's impending doom approaching, the Heat gave an inspired performance against the Magic in order to do everything possible to keep their playoff dream alive winning First Quarter: Miami started off with fire, forcing an Aaron Gordon turnover and converting on a Goran Dragic bucket. From the pre-game statements it seemed as if Miami was determined to play one of their best games for the fans, but recurring problems from that hindered the squad throughout the season were still an issue. Despite the presence of Hassan Whiteside, Miami still struggled to guard the paint proving yet...
Hot Hot Hoops Apr 10, 2015

NBA rules Hassan Whiteside eligible for Most Improved Player of the Year award

Hassan Whiteside could earn serious consideration for the award. Hassan Whiteside has been one of the few bright spots for the Miami Heat and he now has the chance to get rewarded for it. According to Ira Winderman of the Sun Sentinel, the NBA told them that "only first year players and rookies" are ineligible to win the award. Whiteside will probably be at least in the running, considering how last year in the NBA he...wasn't in the NBA at all. From D-League pickup to starting center, Whiteside is averaging almost a double-double this year. In 46 games, Whiteside is playing almost 24...

NBA rules Whiteside eligible for Most Improved after two years out of league

Hassan Whiteside didn't want to get his hopes up, not sure he even could be considered.

Hand injuries cause Hassan Whiteside to play with less force

When Hassan Whiteside first met the media back in late November, his signature quote was how he "wanted to dunk on people."
Hot Hot Hoops Apr 6, 2015

GameStream: Heat falter in second half, lose to Pacers 112-89

The Heat fell apart in the second half and allowed the Pacers to pull even with them in the standings with only 5 games remaining. Here's all of our coverage The Miami Heat's playoff hopes are slipping away, as they are now in 10th place in the Eastern Conference after falling to 34-43. The Pacers beat the Heat and pull even with them in the standings but own the tie breaker with a 3-1 advantage head to head. Miami isn't out of the race at all, but a 4 game losing streak has taken them from 7th at the beginning of the week to 10th at the end. Miami was without Hassan Whiteside and Chris...

Hand injury still causing limitations for Hassan Whiteside

Things should return to normal for Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside in about two weeks.

Whiteside returns, but Heat fall 95-81 to Spurs with Deng, Haslem out

The Miami Heat got their centers back. That was encouraging, especially the return of Hassan Whiteside.

Heat's Hassan Whiteside probable versus Spurs

Heat center Hassan Whiteside has been cleared to play but it remains unknown if he will return for Tuesday's game against the San Antonio Spurs.

Heat center Hassan Whiteside cleared to play

Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside has been cleared to play, but it remains unknown if he will return for Tuesday’s game against the San Antonio Spurs.

Whiteside (hand) wants to play vs. Spurs

Hassan Whiteside does not know how effective he will be, but he is willing to test out his right hand after sustaining a major laceration last week. He could make his return Tuesday when ...
Hot Hot Hoops Mar 29, 2015

Heat return home to face Pistons

Hassan Whiteside has been upgraded to questionable for tonight's game. After a road trip that failed to buoy Miami beyond its tenuous position as the seventh seed in the watered-down East -- highlighted by a meltdown against the sixth-seeded Milwaukee Bucks -- the Heat will return home to face the Detroit Pistons at 6 p.m. tonight. Miami has some good news tonight; Hassan Whiteside is questionable to play in tonight's game after suffering a right-hand laceration. Playing status for Hassan Whiteside (right hand laceration) has been upgraded to questionable. #Pistons at #Heat 6 p.m. —...

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