Tagged: Chris Bosh

Miami Heat Create NBA-Record $55 Million in Potential Cap Space 5

Miami Heat Create NBA-Record $55 Million in Potential Cap Space

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Many years from now, Saturday, June 28, 2014, could be remembered as a critical day in Miami Heat history. It marks the day when guard Dwyane Wade and forwards Chris Bosh and Udonis Haslem declared their intentions to join LeBron James and Chris
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Would the Big Three Take Less to Help the Miami Heat? 5

Would the Big Three Take Less to Help the Miami Heat?

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Update (6/28): I wrote the following article several weeks ago, and posted it exactly one week ago. Since that time, several things have changed (e.g., the Heat traded up in the draft to select Shabazz Napier, several Heat players opted out of their
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The Anatomy of a Spectacular Miami Heat Failure 4

The Anatomy of a Spectacular Miami Heat Failure

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The Miami Heat’s bid for basketball immortality – four straight NBA Finals appearances and three straight NBA titles, a feat which has only been accomplished once in league history – has fallen spectacularly short. In the wake of this colossal failure, we’re
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The Cost of All Those Traded Draft Picks Becoming Clearer for Miami Heat 4

The Cost of All Those Traded Draft Picks Becoming Clearer for Miami Heat

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In the summer of 2010, the Miami Heat changed the course of team and league history. As a result of two trade calls held with the NBA league office in less than an hour on July 10, the Heat completed sign-and-trade transactions
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Living in a dream world… if only for a moment 2

Living in a dream world… if only for a moment

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Pat Riley had a plan. He executed upon it with deadly precision. He got the big things so right that it almost didn’t matter how he handled the little things. But not all of those little things went perfectly. What if he
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Everything is Done: How Did It All Happen? 6

Everything is Done: How Did It All Happen?

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The Miami Heat finished last season with 16 players under contract and a team salary far in excess of the salary cap. They then created enough salary cap room to sign everyone who is on the roster today. Now they are far
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Dwyane Wade the Victim of Salary Cap Maximization Issues By His Agent and Team 0

Dwyane Wade the Victim of Salary Cap Maximization Issues By His Agent and Team

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Miami Heat general manager Pat Riley and salary cap expert Andy Elisburg have been widely praised not only for their ability to recruit LeBron James, Chris Bosh and Mike Miller to join Dwyane Wade and Udonis Haslem in South Florida but also
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A Story of Sacrifice for the Miami Heat 0

A Story of Sacrifice for the Miami Heat

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The contracts are all signed. The final numbers are all in. We now know exactly how much each member of the Big Three sacrificed, why exactly they sacrificed, and where exactly the savings went. Each member of the Big Three was eligible
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It’s Official!!! 15

It’s Official!!!

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With 13,000 Miami Heat fans anxiously waiting in AmericanAirlines Arena to welcome its newest trio of superstars, Dwyane Wade, LeBron James and Chris Bosh were upstairs finalizing their contracts. Minutes later, they emerged from a cloud of smoke, along with some unexpected
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Bobcats, Rockets Enter Bosh Sign-and-Trade Discussions 3

Bobcats, Rockets Enter Bosh Sign-and-Trade Discussions

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The Miami Heat’s reported offer to Mike Miller suggests not only that LeBron James has decided to play for the Heat and that both he and the Heat would like Miller to join him, but also that the Heat has identified a
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