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Report: Hassan Whiteside sitting out Wednesday's preseason game vs. Magic

Take it easy. There's no awful news just yet. But the word on Hassan Whiteside, who has been sitting out Heat practices with a strained right calf, isn't necessarily the best.Here it is, from Ira Winderman of the Sun Sentinel: Whiteside still sidelined by calf strain and will not play Wednesday against Magic in Louisville.— Ira Winderman (@IraHeatBeat) October 6, 2015 At the moment...
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Miami Heat News: Whiteside, Lucas III, Whittington All Sit on Day Five of Training Camp

The frustration continues for Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside, who remains off the court after having strained his right calf muscle last week during a workout, and is doubtful to see any action in Sunday’s preseason opener. The Sun Sentinel’s Ira Winderman reported on Friday morning that Whiteside’s issue has prevented him from practicing for the fifth straight day. Miami...
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5 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat News: Hassan Whiteside Sits out First Day of Training Camp With Strained Calf

It looks like we’re going to have to wait a little longer before we finally see Miami Heat’s starting five on the court together. The biggest news of the first day of Heat training camp on Tuesday was the absence of Hassan Whiteside, who was relegated to being a spectator after suffering a strained right calf injury during a pre-camp workout last week. In his absence, non-guaranteed...
Via Heat Nation
7 days ago  |  Discuss

LeBron James hangs with Heat players in Miami

While it’s more a case of much ado about nothing than anything else — but will likely cause pangs of regret to shoot through the hearts of Miami Heat fans, Hassan Whiteside posted a photograph on Instagram of LeBron James hanging with several Heat players, including himself and fellow former “Big Three” members Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh, with Mario Chalmers rounding out...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat News: Heat Fully Guarantee Hassan Whiteside’s Salary for 2015-16

It is now set in stone that Hassan Whiteside will earn every dollar of his $981,348 salary for next season. The Miami Heat have officially guaranteed Whiteside’s salary for the 2015-16 season. The team had a December 1st deadline to guarantee his full salary for the season, but decided to make the decision several weeks before training camp begins. Instead of making Hassan Whiteside...
Via Heat Nation
September 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Miami Heat News: Hassan Whiteside Inks Shoe Deal with Nike

Hassan Whiteside is now officially part of the Nike family. The budding young center broke the news himself via Twitter on Thursday morning as he joins Chris Andersen, Chris Bosh, and Amar’e Stoudemire on the list of Nike-endorsed players. Excited to join @nikebasketball family. Dream come true for me. #hassanneverstops #basketballneverstops — Hassan Whiteside (@youngwhiteside...
Via Heat Nation
September 03, 2015  |  Discuss

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
August 31, 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

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...
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January 25, 2015  |  Discuss

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