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Apr 14, 2014
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LeBron James and Chris Bosh will not play against the Wizards due to rest.
Newark Star-Ledger 12 hours ago

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Hot Hot Hoops 20 hours ago

Playoff Seeding Guide: Determining Miami's route

By losing to the Washington Wizards on Monday night the Heat secured their spot as the #2 seed in the Eastern Conference Playoffs. What's yet to be determined, the #3, 4, 6, and 7 seed. Here's what to watch for on Wednesday. Erik Spoelstra made it clear with his lineups and rotations on Monday, he cares much more about health than he does about seeding. The Heat rested LeBron James and Chris Bosh en route to losing big to the Wizards. The loss locked the Heat into the #2 seed in the East, but because of the standings, they won't know who they play until the conclusion of Wednesday's games....

Heat fall as LeBron, Bosh sit; play Bobcats or Wizards in 1st round

With LeBron James and Chris Bosh held out, and with Dwyane Wade playing limited minutes, the Heat are humiliated by a Wizards team still fighting for playoff seeding.
Hot Hot Hoops Apr 14, 2014

Heat get blown out in Washington without LeBron & Bosh

The Heat lost 114-93 to the Washington Wizards as they gave a very un-spirited effort without their two stars. The Heat are now locked into the #2 seed in the East. The Miami Heat just couldn't stop the Washington Wizards. Not tonight, not even close. Playing without LeBron James and Chris Bosh who were sitting out due to rest in preparation for the playoffs, Miami had seemingly given up on the quest for the #1 seed in the East, taking any pressure off of the Indiana Pacers to win their final regular season game in Orlando. The Wizards simply brought twice as much effort, intensity, care...

Heat locked into No. 2, fall 114-93 to Wizards as LeBron, Bosh sit

The official end to the race for the top seed in the Eastern Conference came during Erik Spoelstra's pregame comments, when he announced that LeBron James and Chris Bosh wouldn't play.
Chicago Tribune Apr 14, 2014

Heat locked into No. 2, fall 114-93 to Wizards as LeBron, Bosh sit

The official end to the race for the top seed in the Eastern Conference came during Erik Spoelstra's pregame comments, when he announced that LeBron James and Chris Bosh wouldn't play.

LeBron James to rest when Heat face Wizards on Monday

LeBron James (right) has averaged 37.7 minutes per game this season. (Scott Cunningham/) Heat forward LeBron James will be given the night off for rest when Miami visits Washington on Monday. The four-time MVP has played in all but three of Miami’s games this season. He will be joined on the sidelines by fellow […]
CSN Washington Apr 14, 2014

LeBron, Bosh out versus Wizards; Nene active

LeBron James and Chris Bosh are out while Nene is in for Monday's Heat-Wizards matchup at the Verizon Center. Coverage begins on CSN at 6:30 p.m.
Miami Herald Apr 14, 2014

Heat to sit James, Bosh

Miami Heat stars LeBron James and Chris Bosh will not suit up for Mondays game against the Washington Wizards to give both players some rest prior to the upcoming NBA Playoffs.
LeBron James, Chris Bosh both to sit out against Wizards

LeBron James, Chris Bosh both to sit out against Wizards

LeBron James and Chris Bosh have received a night off as the Miami Heat prepare for the playoffs.
Chicago Tribune Apr 14, 2014

LeBron, Bosh given Monday off vs. Wizards in advance of playoffs

LeBron James got his time off as requested on Monday night, when the Miami Heat faced the Washington Wizards at the Verizon Center.

LeBron, Bosh given Monday off vs. Wizards in advance of playoffs

LeBron James got his time off as requested on Monday night, when the Miami Heat faced the Washington Wizards at the Verizon Center.

Do Heat need title for LeBron to return?

The sub-plot as playoffs begin is LeBron's Decision IIIt has been a murmur for months, background noise, like the sound of water running through a pipe underground. But the question moves above ground as the NBA playoffs start this weekend:
Rotoworld Apr 14, 2014

LeBron James and Chris Bosh won't play Monday - LeBron James (F) Miami Heat

LeBron James and Chris Bosh will not play against the Wizards due to rest.
Rip City Project Apr 14, 2014

Damian Lillard Signs 3rd Largest Shoe Deal in NBA

  Damian Lillard has officially re-signed with Adidas for what is reportedly the third most lucrative shoe deal in the NBA after LeBron James and Derrick Rose. Although an exact figure has not been announced, the contract is for 8 years with a possibility for two more if the proper performance incentives are reached. James […]Damian Lillard Signs 3rd Largest Shoe Deal in NBA - Rip City Project - Rip City Project - A Portland Trailblazers Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

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