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Tyler Johnson in D-League: 18.5 points, 4.5 rebounds, 4.3 assists, 1.00 steals in 34.5 minutes while shooting 48.8 from the field.
Heat make signing of Tyler Johnson official.
Rex Ryan is really selling this new crust at Pizza Hut.
UM opens with four non-conf games (Bethune, at FAU, Nebraska, bye, at Cincy), then opens ACC play at FSU Oct. 10. Va. Tech here Oct. 17.
UM has one Thursday night game - Oct. 1 at Cincinnati.
By the way, that's not meant to say Kyrie > Iverson. Just how similar they are at this age. Iverson led league in scoring 3 of next 4 years.
Kyrie Irving vs. Allen Iverson through age-22. http://t.co/4nIo5g1mQJ
Just like 2 years ago, ACC has UM closing the season at Pittsburgh (day after Thanksgiving).
Bad UM loss (at home): 70-50 to a Georgia Tech team that entered 0-7 in ACC. Rodriguez scoreless and 0 for 8 from field. UM 14-6, 4-3.
Heat plans to sign guard Tyler Johnson on Thursday to second 10-day contract, the Herald confirms.
Philly traffic is the worst..
Hassan Whiteside had an unintentionally funny line about flopping last night: "Guards, they like to fall over in this league."
NBC says it appears its request for a pre-game interview with Goodell will not be granted.But Obama accepted (Savannah Guthrie gets the gig)
No Heat players announced for the BBVA Compass Rising Stars Challenge during NBA All-Star 2015, which will feature a USA vs World format.
NFL should fine players refusing to cooperate during interviews. Donate fine money to media. Then Marshawn becomes Shannon Sharpe. Fixed
After this next 10-day, Johnson either must be signed for the balance of the season by the Heat or released.
The Heat are finalizing a second 10-day contract with guard Tyler Johnson, with that clock to start Thursday or Friday.
How is Marshawn Lynch "cashing in" by earning endorsements from not talking to media? Wouldn't the same thing happen if he did interviews?
Hassan Whiteside last night said that his agent played Will Smith "Miami" over the phone when he called to say the Heat signed him. Amazing.
Mayweather & Pacquiao attending "epic" Bucks-Heat on a Tues was brilliant marketing. Drums up support for a fight no one cares about anymore
These condensed-game replays on NBA League Pass are game changers.
The only PG to have 8+ TO and 0 assists in a game the last 30 years? Brent Price in 1996 (8 TO, 0 ast). Derrick Rose at ELEVEN TO and 0 ast.
Michael Irvin tells @adamkuperstein that Golden has "earned the right to see this through" and says UM fans need to "calm their asses down."
For those asking about Dwyane Wade (hamstring), he had left by time the locker room opened. Heat say they will get an update tomorrow.
As @ClarkSpencer notes, Marlins sent 5 officials (including Samson, Hill, Conine) to Japan for Ichiro's Wed. press conf. (10 p.m. EST).
Chris Bosh says he may write a book about mental toughness. Whiteside: "I'll buy it." Bosh: "It'll be free."
The Heat are beat up physically. How are they mentally? Chris Bosh: "Beat up."
Chris Bosh compared the Bucks to the Mavericks team that beat Miami in the Finals, just in terms of different looks they give teams.
Chris Bosh: "While we are having one part play well, we can't even get the other parts on the court, let alone play well."
Chris Bosh: "We're getting bit by something.... We're getting bit and it hurts."
Spoelstra has no update on Wade's hamstring injury. He says they'll know more tomorrow.
Bucks win it 109-102. Their bench outscored the Heat's reserves 54-13.
FINAL: Bucks 109, Heat 102. Bucks go to 3-0 against the Heat this season. Bosh 26 points. Wade hamstring injury. Whiteside 16-16.
Heat (20-25) loses Wade to hamstring & loses 109-102 to Mil. to fall 3 games behind No. 6 seed Bucks. Whiteside: 16 pts, 16 rb. 0 blocks.
MIA falls 3 back of MIL for 6th seed & has lost season series. Whiteside 16 & 16, no blks. First 4 off Bucks bench: 52 points. Wade hurt.
Hassan Whiteside is averaging 6 blocks over his last 2 games. He had zero blocks tonight.
Whiteside at 16 points and 16 rebounds (no blocks).
Whiteside with another double-double (10-13). That's five for him in 19 games.
Heat are really missing Wade right now to lead their offense.
Bucks running away with this now. Bench has been terrific again. And Miami kept getting the wrong shots from the wrong guys.
Kenyon Martin is putting 15 NBA seasons of boxing out to use against Whiteside tonight. Clinic.
Jerryd Bayless: 9 points, 3 rebounds, 6 assists, just 3 shots in 16 minutes. He's hurt Miami. So has the Mayo/Henson screen/roll.
Whiteside has his double-double. Bosh has four rebounds.
The Heat's 32 points tied a team season-high for points in the third quarter.
Whiteside in the game with 9:15 to play. Bucks 89, Heat 86 when he checked in.
Chris Bosh is still on the bench. He's played 27 minutes & has just 1 foul.