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Spo on Heat's success with new players during the season: "We like it. I don’t know where we’d be without guys from the D-League or China."
Spo on Johnson: "He keeps on plugging away, improving his game and when he’s gotten those opportunities, he’s been aggressive & productive."
Spoelstra on Beasley: "He’s more versatile now on both ends. You’re seeing another step in that direction.He just has to continue to work."
Michael Beasley seems to have a greater grasp of responsibility in life. Obviously he has to prove that over a long period.
Beasley very open & accommodating after practice. My takeaway is that he's not fully turned it around but made big strides & is different.
The Cavaliers are now 11/5 favorites to win the title, according to Bovada. The Warriors are second at 15/4.
Michael Beasley introspective talking for 20 minutes.Spoke of how he wants to set good example for his kids,how reducing sugar hashelped him
Goran Dragic said he is still dealing with right shoulder pain. Not from the fall but a previous collision vs. Suns
Why is Michael Beasley still a fan favorite? "Maybe because I'm gorgeous. Nah, just playing."
Beasley: “My maturation process is not done by far, but I’ve made personal goals for myself.“
Michael Beasley says his number No.1 priority right now is taking care of his children.
Beasley said there were some laughs when he met with Riley, but also they got "heated" then calmed back down.
Tyler Johnson on Whiteside's tackle: "It's hard to knock somebody for standing up for himself. He's not gonna get bullied."
G Dragic on Whiteside's tackle: "I'm not a professional fighter, but it looked good. But let's put all these jokes to the side and move on."
Goran Dragic says his back "is ok" but his R shoulder is sore now from a collision last night.
Whiteside had no hesitation telling team how good he was when arrived last yr. WADE: "I guess he's a psychic. Everything he said, he does."
Hassan Whiteside also told NBA security that he grabbed Alex Len so in the incident wouldn’t escalate.
Hassan Whiteside: "Violence is not the answer."
Whiteside on seeing video of last night's altercation: "It was a cool dunk. Then I was like, man, that guy got mad."
Hassan Whiteside told NBA security today that Alex Len was frustrated because he kept getting dunked on.
Whiteside on Alex Len: "He was frustrated with how much I was dunking on him..."
Whiteside said he talked to the NBA, gave them a statement and is waiting for a ruling.
Wade says he's cool with Whiteside sticking up for himself, but "let's not do it again" if we're talking about something suspension-worthy.
Erik Spoelstra: "I don't know where we'd be without guys from the D-League and China."
Asked if Heat practiced under assumption of no Whiteside,Spoelstra says he works under assumption that everyone is questionable all the time
Heat announce signing Henry Walker to second 10-day contract after he didn't shoot once in 12 minutes last night. Guess Walker won the bet?
Heat announce a new 10-day deal for Henry Walker.
With Phoenix and Miami both Idle today NBA has possibility of waiting until Wednesday to announce any sanctions from Monday's dustup.
Heat formally announce signing Henry Walker to second 10 day contract.
Heat make it official and sign Henry Walker to second 10-day contract.
Heat officially announce Henry Walker signed to a second 10-day contract.
Golden said UM still on lookout for another CB. Perhaps transfer who doesn't need to sit out a year
UM now using devices on players to monitor heart rate, distance run, like Philbin did last year
The only way to see it: http://t.co/CmXFZGrOH5
Was impressed last night by Hassan Whiteside's post-game interview about the altercation. Handled himself very well.
Hassan Fightside http://t.co/4TQNlvNhTb
Hassan Whiteside on Alex Len: "I feel like he was really frustrated because it was the 4th or 5th time I dunked on him."
Michael Beasley on Whiteside: "Just to see the passion in Hassan is a good thing for us, especially making a playoff push."
Hassan Whiteside: "You are not just going to come into Miami and just bully us or think it will be easy.”
Whiteside: "I’m starting to realize that a lot more teams are getting physical with me. I’m down for it. That’s what I lift weights for."
Correction on earlier tweet: Hornacek said that Dragic always throws his "right" elbow out. Which makes more sense, considering he's lefty.
After Goran Dragic went to the ground tonight Wade ran over and said “Please stand up.”
Goran Dragic on the foul: "It was kind of painful. But at the same time, D-Wade came to me & said, 'Please stand up."
Whiteside plans to tell the NBA office he just got caught up in "the heat of the moment" and retaliated. Could be suspended/fined.
Hassan Whiteside with several answers in which he makes sure to clarify that he was busy dunking on Alex Len most of the night.
Beasley got in Whiteside's face after the flagrant. HW: "Did he? I don’t know what Beas was saying. I couldn’t hear it over the crowd.”
Whiteside: "I realize a lot more teams are being really physical with me, and I’m down for it. That’s what I lift weights for."
Goran Dragic on the altercations tonight: "It's a man's game."
Credit Hassan Whiteside for this: Did not hide from media whatsoever. Was waiting at his locker ready for questions the second we walked in.
Dragic (back spasms) says he would've sat out tonight if it was any other opponent.
Did Dragic & Markieff talk after Markieff knocked him down? Dragic: "I didn't talk to nobody."
Dragic: "It means a lot. You always want to play well against your old teammates."
Wade on Dragic: "He told us this is his birthday present. Look up when his birthday is. It ain't this month."
Wade on what Hassan Whiteside did to Alex Len: "I have no problem with it."
Beasley told Whiteside, "Don't play into it. He's just mad because you dunked on his face a few times."