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Which Heat players are considered ‘stars,’ per NBA’s new resting rules?

The NBA Board of Govenors approved of new resting policies ahead of 2023-24. Which Heat players will be affected? (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer) The NBA Board of Governors approved new resting rules Wednesday in hopes to prevent excessive load management from “star” players and improve the league’s public perception, according to ESPN NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski. That begs […]

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Miami Heat: 11 games to circle on 2023-24 schedule, plus additional scheduling notes

Keep an eye on these 11 Heat games this season! (Mandatory Credit: Surya Fernandez//HHH) The Miami Heat’s 2023-24 schedule was announced this week! For more on that, click here! Let’s dive into 11 games you should circle on your calendar, plus some additional scheduling notes below! Oct. 25: vs. Detroit Pistons The Miami Heat tip off

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The Miami Heat’s 2023-24 schedule has been released

Heat begin season with 12 of first 17 on road. It’s official! Following one of the most surprising NBA Finals runs in league history, the Miami Heat’s 2023-24 82-game schedule was officially released Thursday! As it was reported by Detroit Pistons reporter James Edwards III of The Athletic Wednesday, the Heat will begin the season at home against the

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Report: Miami Heat expected to host Detroit Pistons in 2023-24 season-opener

The full 82-game schedule to be released Thursday. (Mandatory Credit: Surya Fernandez/HHH) We are roughly two months away from the start of the 2023-24 regular season, which will tip off on Oct. 24 with only two matchups: The Los Angeles Lakers against the defending champion Denver Nuggets and the Phoenix Suns against the Golden State

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Miami Heat: 2023-24 In-Season Tournament schedule released

The Heat will begin group play on Nov. 3 against the Wizards. (Mandatory Credit: Jim Rassol-USA TODAY Sports) The NBA announced their first-ever In-Season Tournament schedule Tuesday for all 30 teams, which will tip-off on Nov. 3. The tournament, modeled after European Soccer Tournaments, consists of six groups—three in each conference, which hold five teams apiece. Each

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Jamal Cain signs two-way qualifying offer, will remain with Heat

Cain averaged 5.4 points and 2.9 rebounds in 18 games last season. Petre Thomas-USA TODAY Sports Forward Jamal Cain has signed the Miami Heat’s two-way qualifying offer and will be a two-way player for them for the second consecutive season, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski was first to report Friday. Cain, 24, played in 18 games with the Heat

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Heat sign Alondes Williams to an Exhibit 10 deal

Williams played with the Heat’s Summer League team after spending his rookie season inside the Brooklyn Nets’ organization. STEPHEN R. SYLVANIE-USA TODAY SPORTS The Miami Heat have signed guard Alondes Williams to an Exhibit 10 contract, NBA insider Shams Charania of The Athletic first reported Friday. Williams played four games with the Heat in Summer League, averaging 6.8

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Cole Swider signs Exhibit 10 contract with the Miami Heat

He was released last month by the Los Angeles Lakers. (Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images) Former Los Angeles Lakers wing Cole Swider has signed a deal with the Miami Heat, NBA insider Shams Charania of The Athletic reported Sunday afternoon. According to Anthony Chiang of the Miami Herald, Swider agreed to an Exhibit 10 contract, meaning he’ll have an

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Report: Blazers ‘still not’ negotiating with Heat regarding Damian Lillard

Lillard’s trade request is now a month old. Photo by Soobum Im/Getty Images It’s been nearly one month since Damian Lillard’s trade request from the Portland Trail Blazers, with the Miami Heat atop the list of Lillard’s preferred destinations. But the Blazers’ front office still isn’t attempting to negotiate with the Heat, according to Barry Jackson of

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NBA sends leaguewide memo about Damian Lillard trade request, comments

Lillard, agent Aaron Goodwin could face discipline if they keep pushing for only wanting Heat trade. (Photo by Alex Goodlett/Getty Images) When Damian Lillard requested a trade from the Portland Trail Blazers on July 1, he and his agency made it clear that he wanted to be moved to one team and one team only:

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