Hayley Byrnes

  • joined May 06, 2013
  • last login Apr 20, 2014
  • posts 12
  • comments 1

Born in New Zealand, I’m now based in Miami.

Having worked for close to a decade in the Australian media, predominantly in magazine publishing and both TV/Radio, I now split my time between writing and being glued to NBA on the box.

Sometimes I'm serious; others light-hearted. I trust in you, the reader, that you won’t confuse the two.


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James Jones steps up and delivers again

Seldom used reserve James Jones was called upon early in the game and helped deliver a much-needed boost in the Miami Heat's victory versus the Charlotte Bobcats.


Video: HHH hangs with Heat fans at AA Arena

Hayley of Hot Hot Hoops gauges fan confidence before the final regular season game at the AmericanAirlines Arena ahead of the 2014 NBA Playoffs.

Complete A-Z guide to the NBA Playoffs

Get up to speed on the 2014 NBA Playoffs with our handy guide covering every angle.

The craziest LeBron dunks this season

As the season comes to a close, it's time to look back at the some of the best slam dunks courtesy of LeBron James.

A potential Heat-Knicks 1st round clash is needed

Fans can only hope that there's a new chapter of the rivalry between the Miami Heat and the New York Knicks with a potential first round matchup.

A fan's tale of falling in love with the HEAT

Our newest HHH writer Hayley Byrnes introduces herself to HEAT Nation and explains how she came to root for the defending NBA champions.

The time is now for the HEAT to get it together

If the Miami HEAT want to repeat as champs, they have weeks left to play like it before the postseason begins.

Can Greg Oden succeed in the postseason?

It's time to expect more from Greg Oden in the midst of his comeback season, with the playoffs just around the corner and Andrew Bynum another presence on Indiana's bench.

An evaluation of Ray Allen's minutes on the court

Is the sharpshooter really helping the cause for the Miami Heat and is the team benefiting from his play?


Does home court advantage matter for the Heat?

How much tougher does it really get for the Miami Heat's Three-Peat chances if they won't have home court advantage in the playoffs?


Wade not ready to "pass the torch" just yet

Debating Dwyane Wade's form is getting old and his commitment to conditioning and training should be unquestioned as he guns for his fourth ring.


Why don't you class the ball anymore?

Growing up more than 5000 miles away where my national sport is as foreign to an American as a moguls car collection, one thing remains the same – no matter what the sport, fans are still...

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