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Hot Hot Hoops May 19, 2017
Spoelstra named NBA Coach of the Year finalist, Whiteside snubbed for Defensive Player of the Year

Spoelstra named NBA Coach of the Year finalist, Whiteside snubbed for Defensive Player of the Year

Coach Spo is the lone representative for the Heat as a finalist. The NBA has released a shortlist of finalists for the 2016-17 NBA awards revealing three nominees for the six major awards handed out after the conclusion of the regular season. Erik Spoelstra was named along with Gregg Popovich of the San Antonio Spurs and Mike D’Antoni of the Houston Rockets as finalists for the NBA Coach of the Year award. Hassan Whiteside did not make the cut for Kia NBA Defensive Player of the Year, with Rudy Gobert (Utah Jazz), Draymond Green (Golden State Warriors), and Kawhi Leonard (San Antonio...
Hot Hot Hoops May 19, 2017
Hot Hot Hoops NBA Draft Profile: Jarrett Allen

Hot Hot Hoops NBA Draft Profile: Jarrett Allen

Talented center out of Texas could bring Miami dynamic duo with Hassan Whiteside. The Miami Heat started the season with an 11-30 record and then were one of the hottest teams down the stretch, finishing the season 30-11 in their final 41 games. While they missed the playoffs after a tiebreaker loss to the Chicago Bulls, the Heat showed they have a bright future ahead. The Miami Heat were one of the hottest teams down the stretch, next step to improve for next season comes next month, with the 2017 NBA Draft. According to Andy Bailey of Bleacher Report, Jarrett Allen, a talented center out...
Hot Hot Hoops May 18, 2017
Hassan Whiteside gets votes but falls short in bid for 2016-17 All-NBA Teams

Hassan Whiteside gets votes but falls short in bid for 2016-17 All-NBA Teams

The Heat’s starting center finished well behind DeAndre Jordan for the Third Team. The Miami Heat’s starting center Hassan Whiteside impressed many this season with his league-leading average of 14.1 rebounds along with 17.0 points per game and a franchise-record 58 double-doubles. He also set Heat records with double-figure rebounds in 19 consecutive games as well as double-figure rebound games with 66 in 77 games played. Though Whiteside did collect 18 points in voting for the 2016-17 All-NBA Teams, he finished well behind Los Angeles Clippers center DeAndre Jordan, who collected 54...
Hot Hot Hoops May 15, 2017
Here’s why Heat should target Paul Millsap in free agency

Here’s why Heat should target Paul Millsap in free agency

The talented veteran power forward could create an exceptional duo with Hassan Whiteside. The Miami Heat finished the 2017-2018 season as one of the hottest teams in the NBA, but missed the playoffs due to a tiebreaker loss to the Chicago Bulls. The Heat now need to look towards free agency and the NBA Draft for players to fill needs to improve next season. In particular, the Heat’s involvement during the free agency period should be very interesting. It’s clear that the Miami will need to develop a more effective, all-around starting lineup to climb up the standings next season. The...
Hot Hot Hoops May 9, 2017
Hot Hot Hoops NBA Draft Profile: Harry Giles a risky but intriguing talent for Heat

Hot Hot Hoops NBA Draft Profile: Harry Giles a risky but intriguing talent for Heat

The former No. 1 recruit in country could create a dangerous duo with Hassan Whiteside. The Miami Heat narrowly missed the NBA Playoffs in 2017, finishing in a tie for the eighth seed in the Eastern Conference with the Chicago Bulls. They would go on to lose the tiebreaker with the Bulls and now will have to look towards the future. The NBA Draft is right around the corner and it’s time to talk about players that the Heat might be targeting with the likely No. 14 selection in the first round. Harry Giles would fit the Heat’s mold and has the potential to be an impact player in the NBA....

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