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#ExceptionalCareers Series: Who Are Your Champions And Have You Thanked Them?

Sanyin Siang | Posted 02.08.2015 | Business
Sanyin Siang

As we plan out our career futures, how often do we reflect on our past and thank those who championed us and helped us recognize our value even before we started a career? And why is doing so such an important building block in our journey towards success?

Shane Battier's Most Lasting Legacy May Be One Off of the NBA Court

Alicia Jessop | Posted 09.07.2014 | Sports
Alicia Jessop

It was an NBA career with 977 games played and two championships won. Yet, beyond the games and accolades, perhaps the biggest mark newly retired NBA player, Shane Battier, made during his career was off of the court.

Sam Stein

NBA Player Says He Was Approached To Run For Senate | Sam Stein | Posted 05.27.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- Miami Heat small forward Shane Battier told ESPN's Grantland that he was approached by the Michigan Democratic Party about a potential r...

Shane Battier Shares Karaoke Tips

Posted 01.25.2014 | Miami

He's the man responsible for that video of LeBron James and Dwyane Wade serenading a local chef with Shai's "If I Ever Fall In Love" -- not to mention...

Basketball Diaries: Dwayne Wade & Hublot Host a Clinic in Miami

Jim Shi | Posted 02.19.2014 | Sports
Jim Shi

It's a rare opportunity to get one-on-one time with a revered basketball player, let alone when said athlete is three-time NBA champ Dwayne Wade. But earlier this month in Miami, that's exactly where a group of journalists found themselves.

Guess Where Shane Battier Partied After NBA Championship Win?

Posted 08.21.2013 | Miami

He's already parlayed a love of Bud Light into a truckload of cold ones, and now Shane Battier is apparently angling for that almighty breakfast chain...

'Basketball Gods' Smile On Shane Battier

Reuters | Posted 08.20.2013 | Sports

By Simon Evans MIAMI, June 21 (Reuters) - Shane Battier, benched earlier in the playoffs, delivered a masterclass in three-point shooti...

LeBron James Leads Heat To NBA Finals Title With Legendary Performance

Jordan Schultz | Posted 08.21.2013 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

Game 6 of the NBA Finals was such a seesaw battle of emotions and just sheer basketball that nobody, perhaps not even the San Antonio or Miami players, knew what Game 7 would bring us. And, after a two-point Heat lead at halftime where a series of jabs and hooks were thrown, LeBron James and Dwyane Wade offered a solution: Play like the superstars they are.


The Huffington Post | Chris Greenberg | Posted 06.21.2013 | Sports

The Miami Heat have done it again. For the second season in a row, LeBron James and Heat are NBA champions. James poured in 37 points in the winne...

WATCH: Battier Towels Off LeBron On The Bench

Posted 06.04.2013 | Sports

Miami's Shane Battier didn't play a single minute during Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals against the Indiana Pacers on Monday. But that didn't...

Hibbert: Low Blow Was Intentional

The Huffington Post | Michael Klopman | Posted 05.24.2013 | Sports

Roy Hibbert tweeted himself into a controversy not involving Pacers coach Frank Vogel after his team's loss to the Miami Heat in Game 1 of the Eastern...

Miami Heat, Shane Battier Enjoy a Different Kind of March Madness

Terry Lyons | Posted 05.20.2013 | Sports
Terry Lyons

When the locker room door swung open, the media charged in to saddle up to Lebron James or Dwyane Wade to ask them about their 105-103 victory over Boston and the 23-game winning streak the Miami Heat now possess.

South Beach Battioke: Miami Heat Players 'Sing' for a Cause

L.A. Diaz | Posted 03.26.2013 | Impact
L.A. Diaz

This is not your average Monday night karaoke. It's "Battioke"-- Heat forward Shane Battier's fundraising sing fest, now in its second year here in Miami. The event is oversized in terms of personalities and humor.

WATCH: LeBron, Wade Do Karaoke

Posted 01.22.2013 | Sports

No Chris Bosh? Shane Battier held his annual charity event over the weekend, according to the Miami New Times. And judging by the videos that have...

LeBron: 'It's An Important Time For Everyone'

Sun Sentinel | Shandel Richardson | Posted 01.05.2013 | Miami

MIAMI -- There have been just a few discussions among the Miami Heat about the presidential debate. That's not to say the players are ignoring this y...

Heat Close Out Thunder In NBA Finals Game 5 With LeBron Fantastic Once Again

Jordan Schultz | Posted 08.21.2012 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

The planet's best player though, now has his first world championship, and he's done so at 27 years old; or to be exact, one year younger than when the incomparable Michael Jordan captured his first ring with the Bulls in 1991.

LIVE: Heat vs. Thunder Game 4

Posted 06.20.2012 | Sports

NBA Finals Game 3 Miami Heat vs. Oklahoma City Thunder American Airlines Arena Miami, Fla. 8 p.m. ET The Miami Heat know very well how l...

Thunder's Offense Sputters As Heat Clamp Down

Jordan Schultz | Posted 08.19.2012 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

OKC has failed to eclipse the 100-point mark for the first time in back-to-back games since Games 2 and 3 of its conference semifinal series with the Lakers. Miami, in that span, has turned them over 25 times, scoring 29 transition points off of turnovers. But why and how?

NBA Finals: LeBron James Leads Heat To Crucial Game 3 Win Over Thunder

Jordan Schultz | Posted 08.17.2012 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

The Miami Heat finally assembled a legitimate half-court offensive scheme for 48 minutes, and the result was its most impressive total team effort of the NBA Finals.

Celtics-Heat Outcome Depends on Boston's Defensive Scheme

Jordan Schultz | Posted 07.29.2012 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

LeBron James is going to get his. And if Game 1 against Boston in the Eastern Conference Finals was any indication, he'll have an easy time of it.

With A Vanishing Act Like That, Lebron Should Play For Magic

Jordan Schultz | Posted 07.17.2012 | Sports
Jordan Schultz

Moving forward minus Bosh, Miami is highly vulnerable. Let us not forget that this was the eighth most efficient half-court offense in basketball this year, and that was with Bosh. In other words, if they cannot get out and run, they can be beaten.

Battier Announces Move To Miami On Twitter

Posted 02.07.2012 | Miami

Saying it all came down to "a winning role," veteran small forward Shane Battier announced on Twitter Thursday he intends to sign with the Miami Heat ...

The NBA's All-Deadline Team

Danny Groner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Sports
Danny Groner

Drawing just one player from each deal, you can put together a pretty scary roster of 12 that, if it were fielded as its own team, would make a serious run for the title.