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Hassan Whiteside shows off ridiculous reach on Instagram

Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside is a large human being that rose up from basketball ashes to become an imposing two-way force down in South Beach last season. But he might not even really be that. Now I’m starting to think that Whiteside may just secretly be an alien from the planet Gigantor. The 26-year-old shared a gym photo to his Instagram account on Monday of him hanging...
Via Larry Brown Sports
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Hassan Whiteside Believes He Can Be a Dominant Center in This League

Hassan Whiteside will enter the 2015-16 season with high expectations. Following a 2014-15 season that saw Whiteside establish himself as one of the top young players in the game, there will be expectations for the Miami Heat center to not only improve upon his numbers, but do it over the course of a full season. Last year, Whiteside was signed as a free agent in late November, and...
Via Heat Nation
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Hassan Whiteside and Draymond Green Trade Jabs on Twitter

As with every long NBA offseason, the angst for players to get back on the court becomes more and more evident by the day. This time, Miami Heat rising star center Hassan Whiteside and forward Draymond Green of the defending champion Golden State Warriors took to Twitter to go after each other. The reason? Just another chapter in a league-wide debate over small-ball, which continued...
Via Heat Nation
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Hassan Whiteside Is an Old-School Center in the Modern Era

Ask anyone over age 35 what is missing from the modern NBA, and you’ll hear the same answer — bad blood. The days of feuding, cheap shots and in-your-face trash talk have come to an end. In their place, we have supposed “rival” players working out together in the offseason, exchanging friendly pre- and post-game banter, and practicing — gulp — good sportsmanship. It...
Via Heat Nation
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch Heat's Whiteside dance with his French bulldog (VIDEO)

Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside broke out last season as one of the league's most improved players and feel-good stories. So it's only right that he's been enjoying himself this offseason, which, with living in Miami, has included attending parties.  But there's a twist: Whiteside's wingman isn't exactly who you'd expect. It's not a Heat teammate, another NBA player or one of...
Via Fox Sports
July 31, 2015  |  Discuss

ESPN Forecasts $18 Million Raise for Hassan Whiteside Next Season

Hassan Whiteside is about to become a very rich man. According to ESPN’s Amin Elhassan, a former Phoenix Suns executive, Whiteside is projected to earn an $18 million pay raise next season on a contract worth roughly $18.8 million. The Miami Heat center is due to earn just $981,000 for the upcoming season. The valuation took into account the following factors: “Age, injury history...
Via Heat Nation
July 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Hassan Whiteside sports great T-shirt at Summer League game

Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside proved one of the best stories in the NBA last season. Emerging from the treacherous depths of D-League and overseas detritus, Whiteside took the league by storm to become an impact two-way force for the Heat. His true coming out party came on January 11, 2015 in a game against...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
July 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Miami Herald writer asks if Heat should release Hassan Whiteside after ejection?!?!

When you work in sports 24/7, sometimes the mind likes to play tricks on you.  Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside has been a revelation with some insane numbers put up the last few months from seemingly out of nowhere.  Last night though, he briefly lost his mind with the above cheap shot on Boston’s Kelly Olynyk and got ejected. That led Heat writer Joseph Goodman of the Miami...
Via Awful Announcing
March 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Hassan Whiteside jokes about getting his NBA2K rating up

After bouncing around between the NBA’s D-League, China, and Lebanon since being drafted by the Kings in 2010, it appears Hassan Whiteside has found a home with the Heat. During Sunday’s game against the Bulls, Whiteside posted an impressive triple double with 14 points, 13 rebounds, and 12 blocked shots in just 25 minutes. The...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
January 25, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Hassan Whiteside blocks five shots in 7 minutes

Miami Heat big man Hassan Whiteside has been one of the biggest surprises of the NBA season. After thinning out their bench and losing LeBron James in the offseason, Miami has been helped a great deal by this former second-round pick of the Sacramento Kings. He entered Sunday’s game against the Chicago Bulls averaging 7.4 points, 5.8 rebounds and two blocks in about 15 minutes...
Via Sportsnaut
January 25, 2015  |  Discuss

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