Heat G Mario Chalmers received flop warning from NBA for action during Tuesday game against Bucks in Miami.
Heat 82, Bucks 82 entering 4Q. Bosh 12 points. Chalmers 18. Wade out with a right hamstring injury. Whiteside with just one foul.
The Heat's only offensive option with this lineup is Chalmers trying to take someone off the dribble
Wade is out but Heat thriving without him right now, relying on Whiteside, Bosh and Chalmers. Bucks trail 73-66.
Sidney Moncrief can't *not* call Mario Chalmers "CHOMBLERS"
Chalmers is 6 for 6 and hurting Bucks.
Heat are on a 12-2 run since the Bucks opened up a 7-point lead at the start of the third quarter. Chalmers has 7 of those points.
Chalmers now 5-for-5 for 13 points & 5 assists, and about to declare himself the best fighter in the building.
The Chalmers-Cole backcourt is back.
Chalmers has outplayed Napier by a wide margin so far tonight. Five assists, not making mistakes.
TONIGHT'S STARTERS Heat (20-24): Granger, Bosh, Whiteside, Wade, Chalmers Bucks (22-22: Antetokounmpo, Ilyasova, Pachulia, Middleton, Knight
Yahoo! reports Norris Cole on Charlotte's radar to replace injured Kemba Walker. Cole wasn't used Sunday, behind Chalmers,Napier for now.
Impressive 96-84 Heat win in Chicago. Wade 26, Bosh 20. Whiteside: 14,13, team-record 12 blocks in 25 minutes. Deng, Chalmers 15 a piece.
FINAL: Heat 96, Bulls 84. Hassan Whiteside: 14p, 13r, 12b in 24min. Wade scores 12 of his 26p in Q4. Bosh: 20p, 7r. Chalmers: 15p, 5a.
Heat point guards today: Chalmers: 15p on 5/10, 5a, 3 TOs. Napier: 0p on 0/5, 2a, 0 TO. Cole: DNP-CD
MIA 48, CHI 38 at halftime. Three Heat players in dbl figures (Chalmers 11, Wade & Bosh 10). Gasol, w. 8p, only Bull more than 8p.
First half ends with United Center booing the Bulls. Heat 48, Bulls 38. Bulls shooting 31.1 percent. Bosh and Wade with 10 pts. Chalmers 11.
Stunning first half in Chicago: Heat lead Bulls 48-38. Chalmers 11p, Wade & Bosh 10p each. Whiteside with 4p, 4r, 5b.
Bulls/Heat: Taj Gibson, Chalmers, Hassan Whiteside - 2nd round picks. Jimmy Butler - late 1st round pick. Celtics need to find these guys.
Heat 36, Bulls 29, 6:35 left in Q2. Hassan Whiteside: 4p, 4r, 5b. Mario Chalmers: 11p on 4/6. Miami holding CHI to 36% FGs.
Chicago fan just heckled Mario Chalmers at the FT line for having "the league's most punchable face."
Bulls fans taunted Chalmers at the free throw line by yelling "Luigi."
End Q1: Heat 26, Bulls 20. Bosh with 8p on 4/9. Chalmers has 7p. Chris Andersen with 2p, 5r in 7min.
Nice start by the Heat. Chalmers, Deng and Wade moving well with the ball. Bosh on target with his midrange shot.
TODAY'S STARTERS Heat (19-24): Deng, Bosh, Andersen, Wade Chalmers Bulls (29-16): Snell, Noah, Gasol, Butler, Rose
Heat sticking with Chris Andersen over injured Hassan Whiteside in the starting 5. Chalmers, Wade, Deng, Bosh.
Same starting lineup for the Heat today vs Bulls: Mario Chalmers, Dwyane Wade, Luol Deng, Chris Bosh and Chris Andersen.
No one really won the game for Miami tonight, but Chalmers sort of did. Big layup w/ :52 left and forced Watson to shoot a 2 instead of a 3.
David West gets tossed under the rim and no call. On other end, Chalmers drives and scores. Vogel calls the angriest time-out of the year
Wade again asks out. Spoelstra summons Chalmers.
Mario Chalmers dribbles a mile and a half for the and-one opportunity.
Great cut by Deng, great (yes, really) pass from Chalmers for the assist.
So it's sounding like Heat will get back to lineup of Whiteside, Bosh, Deng, Wade and Chalmers.
Heat trailed by two with seconds left when the offensive rebound fell to Chalmers. He dribbled backwards several steps to attempt a three.
Hornets win 78 76 over Heat after Mario Chalmers opts to go for the win instead of the tie and let us never speak of that again.
Bosh and Chalmers missed open looks FTW. Hornets now trail the Heat in the standings by 1/2 a game.
Back to back three-pointer by Bosh and Chalmers. Heat 74, Hornets 72 3:37 4Q.
Chalmers goes Chalmers at a really bad time.
Napier lob attempt...turnover. [STEAL HEAT] Chalmers lob attempt...turnover.
HALFTIME: Hornets 45, Heat 39. Chalmers leads Heat with 10 points. The Heat has seven assists.
Chalmers keeping Heat afloat.
TONIGHT'S STARTERS Heat (18-23): Granger, Andersen, Bosh, Wade, Chalmers Hornets (17-25): Kidd-Gilchrist, Zeller, Biyombo, Henderson, Walker
With Luol Deng and Hassan Whiteside both out against the Hornets, thinking Wade, Chalmers, Granger, Bosh, Haslem.
Wondering if LeBron is enjoying this Chalmers-Waiters matchup
Turnovers: Heat 12, Thunder 2. Mario Chalmers has 3.
Shabazz Napier is Miami's first point guard off the bench tonight. Heat going with Napier, Chalmers, Deng, Granger, Whiteside at the moment.