Matt Pineda

  • joined Feb 24, 2013
  • last login Aug 01, 2014
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Shawne Williams signs with HEAT


The Heat signed Shawne Williams to a contract on Friday, adding another versatile big to the Heat forward rotation.

Justin Hamilton to stay with Heat


Justin Hamilton's contract becomes partially guaranteed beginning on August 1, and it seems the Heat will keep their 7'0 prospect center.

Report: Michael Beasley works out for the Lakers


Miami Heat free agent Michael Beasley reportedly worked out for the L.A. Lakers on Wednesday.

Micky Arison posts letter to Heat fans


Micky Arison posted a letter, notably not in Comic Sans font, via on Monday, urging the fan base to be excited for the future and the present. Read it here.

Who's going to back up Dwyane Wade?


The Miami Heat already have a roster of 12, and will look to complete their roster through training camp. There's an obvious need in the rotation, so who's going to fill it?

PHOTO: Possible Alternate Jersey for Heat


Leaked on the internet, Darren Rovell of ESPN is reporting that these are the Miami Christmas Day jersey, and the front "replaces name with logo only".

Heat: Las Vegas Summer League Recap


The Miami Heat are one of few teams that participate on both the Orlando and Las Vegas Summer Leagues for the NBA. Here's the recap from Vegas for the Heat.

James Jones: You have to move to grow


James Jones spoke with 790 the Ticket's Jonathan Zaslow and Joy Taylor on Friday morning, here's what he had to say.

James Jones leaves Miami for the Cavs


James Jones leaves Miami for the Cavs to play alongside LeBron James.

Luol Deng signing is official


Luol Deng officially signed with the Miami Heat to the contract he agreed to days ago.

Danny Granger signing is official


The Miami Heat are on a roll and officially signed free agent forward Danny Granger.

McRoberts signing official


The Miami Heat officially signed free agent forward Josh McRoberts.

PHOTOS: What if every NBA player went "home" like LeBron James?


Here's a visual representation of the best starting units NBA teams could field if every star went to their home area. The Heat put together Tim Hardaway Jr., Brandon Knight, Trevor Ariza, Udonis Haslem and Larry Sanders. Check it out.

Report: Heat, Chalmers working on a deal


The AP's Tim Reynolds reported that the Heat and Mario Chalmers are working on a deal to bring the point guard back to Miami.

Miami Heat Orlando Summer League Recap


The Miami Heat finished the Orlando Summer League at a 1-4 record, but it was the play of James Ennis that was the bright point of the week.

Scouting Report: Josh McRoberts' impact with Heat


Josh McRoberts agreed to a 4-year, $23 million deal with the Miami Heat. Here we take a look at how McRoberts fits in with the Heat, and how his skill set is an improvement from before.

Report: Josh McRoberts commits to Heat


The Heat got their first piece of the puzzle to fall in place as free agent F Josh McRoberts spurned the Hornets offer, and will come to South Florida.

Battier officially retires from NBA


Shane Battier made it official and retired from his 13 year career. He will join ESPN as a college basketball analyst.

Day 1 of Free Agency News for the Heat


July 1 marked the first day in NBA free agency, here's what happened concerning the Miami Heat.

5 Hot Heat Questions: Free Agency


The Miami Heat are entering free agency at midnight on July 1 with one player having a guaranteed contract for next season, and a NBA record, $55 million in cap space. Here's five hot questions we...

Heat extend summer league invites


After many players went undrafted, the Miami Heat extended several summer league invites to players for either their Las Vegas or Orlando teams.

Shabazz Napier in, so is Chalmers on his way out?


With Mario Chalmers being a free agent, the Heat selected two-time NCAA Champion point guard Shabazz Napier from UConn. Does that signal the end of Mario Chalmers time in Miami?

HHH Thread: 2014 NBA Draft


The Miami Heat have the 26th and 55th picks in the 2014 NBA Draft. Come join us and talk about the game here in the comments section.

LeBron James will opt out: what's it mean?


LeBron James' agent has informed the Miami Heat that his client will opt out of his contract and become and unrestricted free agent.

2014 NBA Draft Primer: Miami Heat


The Miami Heat own two picks in the 2014 NBA Draft. HHH takes a look at some possibilities for the first round selection and how the current condition of the roster shapes that pick.


GameThread: Heat @ Spurs, Game 5

The Miami Heat need to win 3 straight games to avoid elimination from the NBA Finals at the hands of the San Antonio Spurs. Come chat with us about Game 5 here.

The Spurs are beating the Heat at their own game


The Heat rode small ball to two straight championships. But this year, it's the Spurs lineup change that is beating the Heat at their own game. Here's how Boris Diaw has changed the series.


GameThread: NBA Finals, Spurs @ Heat Game 4

The Miami Heat again look to avoid consecutive playoff losses. This time, after their first home loss of the playoffs, the Heat are looking to avoid a devastating 3-1 hole against the San Antonio...

RECAP: Spurs light up Heat, win Game 3, 111-92


There was no stopping the San Antonio Spurs in Game 3 in Miami. They set the bar extremely high and never let Miami get a taste of the lead after a few minutes. The Spurs now lead the NBA Finals 2-1.

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