With elimination nearing, Miami Heat desperate for defensive solutions | FOX Sports on MSN
straight-up defense. Also, they can insert forward Udonis Haslem into the starting lineup. Haslem is a defense-first ..... yet possible, and such is the Heat's predicament. Udonis Haslem \ Florida \ Chris Bosh \ Mario Chalmers \ Heat \ Dwyane
NBA Finals preview: Will Heat rise or Spurs turn the tables?
The coach has plenty of other options, including Udonis Haslem and Shane Battier . Here's the good news for Miami ..... is healthy and no longer bothered by a leg bruise. Udonis Haslem and Shane Battier, both gritty defenders, should get
Miami's Chris Bosh says Heat season was a grind
Miami or anywhere else, Shane Battier is retiring and Udonis Haslem -- who has been with the Heat for 11 seasons, just ..... an uncertain future. "It wasn't a distraction," Haslem said. " We got here. And if someone had told me when
NBA Finals Game 2: Heat at Spurs 5 Things to Watch
Game 1. Spoelstra used only four reserves in the hot conditions, and James said Saturday he could've seen where Udonis Haslem , or James Jones or Toney Douglas could have gotten a few minutes to keep the starters fresher for the finish. "Spo
LeBron with a simple message: 'Why not us?'
Miami took a day off Friday. Mario Chalmers played with his son, James watched some film and rested at home, Udonis Haslem tried to relax with family. Wade, who missed nine of his first 10 shots - raising questions about his health - went
Too much Heat: Pacers eliminated from playoffs
Pacers are now 7-12 against Miami in the last three postseasons, and 20-10 against everybody else. ... Wade and Udonis Haslem are going to the NBA Finals for the fifth time in nine seasons -- with a 15-67 season on their record during that
Mock around the clock: There's no time to draft like this year
arms. That’s an NBA nightmare.” Could be a Bruce Bowen type. Patric Young, PF, Florida. Could he play a Udonis Haslem role in the NBA? That’s what one college coach suggested. Young is built like a tight end, rebounds well and
Reports: James will meet with Riley Wednesday
center/forward Josh McRoberts and forward Danny Granger on Monday. After the opt-outs of James, Wade, Bosh and Udonis Haslem , the Heat have had just one player, Norris Cole, under contract. The Cavaliers have agreed to a five-year max
5 things to watch in Game 2 of the NBA Finals
Game 1. Spoelstra used only four reserves in the hot conditions, and James said Saturday he could've seen where Udonis Haslem , or James Jones or Toney Douglas could have gotten a few minutes to keep the starters fresher for the finish
Source: LeBron decision remains 'up in the air'
according to multiple reports. James informed the Heat on Tuesday he would opt out, with Wade and veteran forward Udonis Haslem doing the same Saturday. Bosh informed the Heat on Sunday. "It may have been planned, but it sure doesn't seem