8:57 AM EDT, Mon March 30, 2015
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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. —...

Hassan Whiteside could miss significant time with hand injury

Hassan Whiteside offered a close look at his injured hand before Friday's road game against the Atlanta Hawks and it didn't look pretty. Whiteside split his right hand between his forefinger and ring finger during the Heat's game against the...

Hassan Whiteside's hand injury leaves him unable to play

The protection is down to a Velcro strap connecting the middle and  ring fingers on his right hand. But the 10-stitch gash in the webbing between those fingers is what has Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside wondering when and how he will return from the injury sustained while attempting...
Hot Hot Hoops Mar 27, 2015

Heat Injury Update: Who's playing tonight vs Atlanta?

Miami is shorthanded yet again as they play to hang on to their playoff seeding, we take a look at what is ailing everybody as well as who's starting tonight. Tonight the Heat continue their playoff hunt against the Hawks, but they will unfortunately be doing so shorthanded according to various reports from the Heat media. Hassan Whiteside: Hassan Whiteside isn't playing due to the laceration he suffered against the Bucks.Hopefully he can be back for next week. Hassan Whiteside says he could play tonight, but wouldn't be any good. Plus a disgusting photo of his lacerated hand:...

Hyde: Bob Cousy compares Whiteside to Bill Russell

When Heat center Hassan Whiteside said he expected to play like David Robinson, some chuckled. Not me. Aim high, I always say. And that’s aiming high.

Bob Cousy: Hassan Whiteside on defense the first to remind him of Hall of Fame ex-Celtic teammate Bill Russell

Basketball Hall of Famer and former Boston Celtics great Bob Cousy told the Worcester (Mass.) Telegram & Gazette that the Heat's Hassan Whiteside is the first player he has seen who defensively reminds him of his Hall of Famer teammate center Bill Russell.

Video: Wade back to face Hawks?

If the Heat have any chance of pulling off a stunner in Atlanta on Friday, it would help enormously to have Dwyane Wade on the court. Wade, Hassan Whiteside and Chris Andersen sat out of Wednesday’s ...

Wade (knee), Whiteside (hand) out at Boston

Not surprisingly, 24 hours was not enough for Miami center Hassan Whiteside’s hand to heal from the laceration he sustained Tuesday. Worse yet for the Heat, Dwyane Wade bruised his left knee Tuesday, and ...

Whiteside (lacerated hand) likely missing time

The Heat were unsure of the severity immediately after it happened, but it seems highly likely Hassan Whiteside will be out at least one game after slicing open his hand on the rim in Heat ...

Heat's Hassan Whiteside questionable vs. Celtics after hand injury

Heat center Hassan Whiteside is listed as questionable for Wednesday's game against the Boston Celtics.
Hot Hot Hoops Mar 23, 2015

GameStream: Westbrook, Thunder overpower Heat 93-75

Russell Westbrook got his 10th triple double of the season in route of the Miami Heat. Here's all of our coverage. With the Oklahoma City Thunder facing so many injuries, the Miami Heat actually had a strong chance to win this game as long as they limited Russell Westbrook. Turns out the Heat forgot about Ernes Kanter. First Quarter Dwyane Wade opened up on fire for the Heat, going 4/4 midway through the first as the Heat trailed 15-14. When he wasn't scoring, he was doing this throwing alleys to Hassan Whiteside. When Whiteside wasn't scoring...well you know exactly what Whiteside was...

Foul problems limit Hassan Whiteside in OKC loss

This time, Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside waited until after the game to release his frustrations.
Hot Hot Hoops Mar 21, 2015

GameStream: Heat dominate Nuggets, 108-91

A balanced offensive attack fueled Miami to their second three game winning streak of the season. Here's all of our coverage. After two impressive and emotionally draining victories against Cleveland and Portland, there was a chance for this to be a letdown game for Miami playing a 26-44 team in Denver with nothing to play for and early on it did seem to go in that direction. Denver raced out to a 21-11 first quarter lead with the burly Jusuf Nurkic giving Hassan Whiteside issues inside and Kenneth Faried outrunning everyone as he often does. With Nurkic picking up his 2nd foul in the...
Hot Hot Hoops Mar 21, 2015

ReHeat: Heat bury Nuggets with total team effort

A quick second look at last night's game. The last time the Miami Heat were on a three-game win streak? When they started 3-0 for the season. I actually was able to attend last night's game and feel the buzz around the arena like many reporters have pointed out recently. Dwyane Wade called the current atmosphere similar to his 2003 rookie year Heat run, that took the team to the second round  of the playoffs. My view last night up close and personal ten rows behind the basket, where I saw this barreling towards me: Hassan Whiteside on his fastbreak dunk: "I cocked it back to the Waffle...

Video: Whiteside’s vicious fastbreak dunk

“Party time in Miami.” That was Eric Reid’s call on Hassan Whiteside’s booming breakaway dunk against the Denver Nuggets on Friday. Yeah, that works. It was party time for Whiteside the second he realized he ...

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