JUSTICE — Miami Heat Mascot Burnie Sued For Battery!

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MIAMI -- Who'd sue a beloved NBA mascot? A former Miami-Dade County school teacher named Susan Sanchez, that's who! According to a lawsuit obtained by Courthouse News, Sanchez claims she was manhandled by the Miami Heat's flame-shaped mascot Burnie at a pep rally in 2013, when she was a teacher at Caribbean Elementary School. Burnie was there to get the crowd going, and even though Sanchez had plates and screws in her back from a … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — $10 Million-War of the Wades: Miami Heat’s Dwyane Wade and Ex-Wife Are Back In Court, Again!

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MIAMI – Miami Heat’s Dwyane Wade had a great game last night against former teammate LeBron James' Cleveland Cavaliers, but he still can’t catch a break when it comes to dealing with ex-wife Siohvaughn Funches. He has already spent more than $10 million in legal fees since 2007 in a legendary custody battle for their two boys, Zaire and Zion. After a cease-fire for the holidays, Wade and Funches are back at it! The issue this time: … [Read more...]

BREAKING NEWS — Miami Heat Star Chris Bosh Out for the Season

Chris Bosh is out for the season and his absence couldn't come at a worse time for his team! (Splash News photo)

MIAMI BEACH -- The Miami Heat announced today that forward Chris Bosh is out for the season! The All-Star developed blood clots in one of his lungs, according to a statement from the team. The prognosis is good, but the normal round of treatment requires limited physical activity for at least six months! It’s wise that everyone is taking the news seriously. Earlier this week, NBA star and former Portland Trail Blazer Jerome Kersey, … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Miami Heat Star Dwyane Wade’s Marriage License Missing!

MIAMI -- Healthy hamstrings aren't the only things missing for Miami Heat superstar Dwyane Wade these days. His license to marry actress Gabrielle Union has yet to find its way into state records nearly six months after their Cinderella wedding! And that, says Miami-Dade County marriage license manager Roberto Reboso, could be a problem for the lovebirds if they ever want to prove they're indeed hitched! "We know they're married from … [Read more...]

VIDEO – Freak Show: Miami Heat Star Chris Andersen’s Most BIZARRE Interview!

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MIAMI – Can’t take Birdman anywhere! The Miami Heat’s center forward Chris Andersen’s awwwwwkward interview with local Fox Sports host Jason Jackson makes for some so-bad-it’s-good-television. While Birdman’s doing well this season with a great shooting percentage, his public speaking skills could use some work! It wasn't the first time that Andersen had a train-wreck interview with Jackson. Click here for last year's. … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Miami Heat Star Mario Chalmers: We Suck, But I Still Got me a New Ferrari!

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MIAMI -- The Miami Heat are piling up more losses than wins so far this season with a tough game on the road in Brooklyn tonight, but guard Mario Chalmers is reaping some rewards for, well, just being on the team. The 28-year-old shooter took delivery of a brand spanking new $200,000-Ferrari California from Boca Raton's Excell Auto Group the other day. Chalmers didn't have to pay for the shiny black roadster since it's all part of an … [Read more...]

EXCLUSIVE — Miami Heat Chris Bosh to Bank of America: I Need a Second Mortgage for $12 MILLION!

Chris Bosh is out for the season and his absence couldn't come at a worse time for his team! (Splash News photo)

MIAMI BEACH -- Miami Heat star Chris Bosh, who also turned into a tie designer in the off-season, just obtained a second mortgage on his Miami Beach home, Gossip Extra has learned. This one, from Bank of America, is for $12 million, according to Miami-Dade County records. Since his first mortgage was $7.1 million, Bosh now owes a total $19.1 MILLION! By the way, Bosh's crib at 6396 North Bay Road is valued by the county's property … [Read more...]

REAL ESTATE — New Miami Heat Star Luol Deng Drops $4.6 Million on Historic House!

MIAMI -- Luol Deng, one of the incoming Miami Heat players supposed to make us forget about LeBron James, just spent $4.6 million on a historic waterfront house just north of downtown Miami, according to real estate sources. Brit small forward Deng, 29, signed a two-year contract with the Heat estimated to be about $20 million earlier this summer. Didn't take him long after his arrival from the Cleveland Cavaliers to set his sights on … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open: Real Housewives Outlast Miami Heat Leftovers!

Seminole Hard Rock Poker Open 2014: Real Housewives of MIami stars Karent Sierra (left) and Joanna Krupa (Splash News photo)

HOLLYWOOD -- Miami Heat stars Udonis Haslem and Norris Cole, Real Housewives of Miami castmembers Joanna Krupa and Karent Sierra, pop singer Ryan Cabrera and others duked it out on the felt tables at the Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino's Poker Open last night. The $10 million-tournament starts in earnest today without the famous folks, who got to play early for charity. Most of the celebs got wiped out pretty fast last night, … [Read more...]

PHOTO — LeBron James’ Push Gifts to Pregnant Wife: A Trip to Greece, And a Cool Baby Name!

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MYKONOS, Greece -- Ex-Miami Heat star LeBron James just tweeted this selfie from Greece, where he is vacationing with wife Savannah before he joins the Cleveland Cavaliers for pre-season camp. And in the short accompanying text, James dropped the name of his baby girl due later this year: Zhuri! Sounds like a winner! And James gave up another detail: The trip's supposed to be a "push gift." What happens if the wife gets a … [Read more...]

REAL ESTATE — LeBron James’ Miami House Puny Compared to Ohio Compound!

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MIAMI --The big question this weekend among Miami hoops fans was how LeBron James could turn his back to sexy South Florida for the harsh climes of gritty Ohio. We investigated, and here's what we found out: Unless it's to go to practice or Cleveland Cavaliers games, James never has to leave his house! And by the looks of it, it's surprising he didn't find himself a little tight on space in his Coconut Grove cocoon. His place in Bath … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — LeBron Who?

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MIAMI -- At least, no one burned LeBron James' Miami Heat jersey! But it took just minutes for someone to wipe James' face from a mural of the 2012 NBA champs Heat in the Overtown section of Miami! -- UPDATE: Heavy police presence at LeBron James' Coconut Grove house James, meanwhile, is not here to see it. He hightailed it to Brazil today for Sunday's World Cup final between Germany and Argentina. … [Read more...]

PHOTOS — Miami Police Presence at LeBron James’ House!

The Decision II: Fans and police at LeBron James' house in Coconut Grove (Splash News photo)

COCONUT GROVE -- A handful of fans have shown up at LeBron James' house in the Coconut Grove area of Miami, and so have police patrols. The Miami PD squad cars popped up on Crystal View Court this afternoon, soon after James announced via social media that he's leaving the Miami Heat after four seasons and heading back to the Cleveland Cavaliers. -- Click here to locate James' house and take the tour on the new interactive map of … [Read more...]