Skip to content

Dwyane Wade, Michael Beasley both sit for Heat Monday

Oct 7, 2013, 7:40 PM EDT

Michael Beasley AP

After shootaround on Monday, LeBron James was asked who had stood out so far with their play at camp and without hesitation he said Dwyane Wade. He said Wade was turning back the clock.

Which is nice in October but actually needed in May.

Wade is going to get some rest along the way to make that more likely, and that includes sitting out the Heat’s game Monday night when they host Atlanta, something reported by multiple sources out of Miami.

No big deal, the man gets some rest, it’s preseason. They should do that a little in December and January as well.

The other news is that Michael Beasley, Udonis Haslem and Chris Andersen are out of the Heat, as reported by Ethan J. Skolnick of Bleacher Report. He says Beasley has a “mild” sore calf and Andersen a sore foot.

Again, preseason, no big deal. Although with my incredibly low expectations of what Beasley brings to the table in Miami I expect we could see more of this.

Latest Posts
  1. Stephen Curry says he, Klay Thompson would be best NBA Jam duo in NBA

    Aug 20, 2014, 8:00 AM EDT

    Oklahoma City Thunder v Golden State Warriors Getty Images

    Best NBA Jam duo on a current team? Give me Durant and Westbrook.

  2. Lakers top 10 plays of the 2013-14 season (VIDEO)

    Aug 19, 2014, 10:29 PM EDT

    New Orleans Pelicans v Los Angeles Lakers Getty Images

    Highlights only serve as a reminder of just how bad things were in Los Angeles.

  3. Matt Bonner goes new car shopping, chooses Chevy

    Aug 19, 2014, 6:00 PM EDT

    Matt Bonner

    Bonner now drives a 2014 Chevy Impala.

  4. It’s official, after 39 seasons NBA referee Dick Bavetta retires

    Aug 19, 2014, 2:24 PM EDT

    Dick Bavetta AP

    He’s 74, seems like a good time to hang it up.

  5. Steve Ballmer says even at $2 billion Clippers “perfectly decent investment”

    Aug 19, 2014, 1:10 PM EDT

    Steve Ballmer Steve Ballmer

    Ballmer sounded a little raspy and hoarse while on the Dan Patrick show Tuesday. Wonder why?

  6. Team USA cutdown could come Thursday, likely a few days later

    Aug 19, 2014, 12:43 PM EDT

    Brazil v United States Getty Images

    From the outside looking in, it seems three spots will be divided between Mason Plumlee, Andre Drummond, Chandler Parsons, Gordon Hayward and Kyle Korver.

  7. Brooklyn GM: No plan to put minutes restriction Brook Lopez

    Aug 19, 2014, 12:24 PM EDT

    Denver Nuggets v Brooklyn Nets Getty Images

    They need him healthy this season, same with Deron Williams.

  8. Even high school Kobe was a fourth-quarter bad a** (VIDEO)

    Aug 19, 2014, 11:17 AM EDT

    kobe_bryant_highschool_photo

    The myth of Kobe Bryant continues to grow.

Featured video

Will LeBron get booed Christmas Day in Miami?
Top 10 NBA Player Searches
  1. D. Rose (2769)
  2. P. George (2631)
  3. L. James (2537)
  4. D. Cousins (2522)
  5. R. Allen (2114)
  1. S. Marion (2105)
  2. K. Bryant (2094)
  3. C. Anthony (1958)
  4. A. Davis (1950)
  5. S. Curry (1840)