Goran Dragic - updates

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Dragic scores 25 as Heat scorch Bucks, close in on Cavs

Jan 15, 2018 - 9:22 AM

The Heat use a 14-0 second-half scoring run to notch their seventh straight victory

HOT HEAT. Dragic connected on 9-of-17 shots from the floor en route to his 25 points. File photo by Cliff Hawkins/Getty Images/AFP

Dragic leads Slovenia to first EuroBasket title

Sep 18, 2017 - 12:39 PM

Goran Dragic, playing his last international match, scored 35 points in the victory

CHAMPIONS. Slovenia, with just two million people, became the smallest country to lift the European title since Latvia in 1935. Photo by Ozan Kose/AFP

Dragic scores 33 as Heat beat Pelicans

Mar 16, 2017 - 1:03 PM

Goran Dragic shows no ill effects from an eye injury he sustained last week but did take a hit to the mouth in the win

ON FIRE. Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic hit 5 of 9 from long range in a win over the Pelicans. File photo by RHONA WISE/EPA

Heat burn Nets to stretch win streak to 13

Feb 11, 2017 - 2:04 PM

The red hot Heat surpass the Warriors for the longest winning streak so far of the season

HOT HEAT. Goran Dragic drops 21 points while reserve James Johnson scores a season-high 26 in the win. File photo by Getty Images

Heat cruise past besieged Bulls

Jan 28, 2017 - 1:26 PM

Things continue to get bad for Chicago which drops another home game to the Miami Heat

Lakers guard Clarkson fined $15,000 for swipe at Dragic

Jan 10, 2017 - 12:26 PM

The NBA says in a statement that Jordan Clarkson s fine stems from his forearm above the shoulders to Goran Dragic

FINED. Lakers guard Jordan Clarkson is fined $15,000 for elbowing Heat Guard Goran Dragic in a game. File photo by Streeter Lecka/Getty Images/AFP

Harden hits triple double as Rockets rip Blazers

Nov 18, 2016 - 1:11 PM

James Harden finishes with 26 points 14 assists and 12 rebounds in a win over Portland

THRICE IS NICE. James Harden was again a dominant force on the crowd as the Rockets struggle to remain over .500 early in the season. Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images/AFP

Dragic on fire as Heat scorch Raptors to force Game 7

May 14, 2016 - 11:04 AM

Slovenian star Goran Dragic is outstanding as Miami squares the best of 7 series at 3 3 to set up a decisive final duel in Toronto

ON FIRE. Miami Heat guard Goran Dragic of Slovenia catches fire in game 6 against the Toronto Raptors in the NBA Eastern Conference semifinals. Photo by RHONA WISE/EPA

Raptors break even with Heat in Game 2

May 06, 2016 - 1:40 PM

The series swings to Miami for Game 3 with the Raptors and Heat tied at 1 1

HEATING UP. DeMar DeRozan, DeMarre Carroll and the Toronto Raptors pulled out a Game 2 win in overtime. Photo by Vaughn Ridley/Getty Images/AFP

Miami Heat oust Charlotte Hornets with Game 7 blowout

May 02, 2016 - 4:29 AM

The Miami Heat win by 33 points the 5th widest margin ever for a Game 7

TOO HOT TO HANDLE. Goran Dragic and the Miami Heat are on their way to the semifinals. Photo by Rhona Wise/EPA

Kevin Love re-signs with Cavs, Pierce joins the Clippers

Jul 02, 2015 - 10:42 AM

Kevin Love Goran Dragic and Anthony Davis announce they will stay with their currents teams while DeMarre Carroll and Paul Pierce are on the move

UNRESISTABLE LOVE. Cleveland's Kevin Love has re-signed a deal to keep him with the Cavaliers. Photo from the Cavaliers' Facebook Page

Heat stay alive in playoff race

Apr 14, 2015 - 1:48 PM

Miami manages to stay in the hunt for a playoff spot after fending off a late rally by the Orlando Magic

MR WHITESIDE. Hassan Whiteside grabs one of his 13 rebounds. Photo from Miami Heat's Facebook page

Spurs burn Heat in NBA Finals rematch

Apr 01, 2015 - 1:07 PM

Kawhi Leonard scored a game high 22 points and grabbed nine rebounds while point guard Tony Parker added 16 points and a game high five assists

DEJA VU. Kawhi Leonard and the San Antonio Spurs still have Miami's number. Photo by Robyn Beck/AFP

Raptors book playoff berth despite loss to Bulls

Mar 26, 2015 - 1:00 PM

Toronto falls to Chicago 116 103 but still secured a playoff berth in the NBA Eastern Conference

Chicago's Pau Gasol (16) attempts a shot over the outstretched arms of Toronto's Jonas Valanciunas (17) as Joakim Noah and Anderson Varejao look on. Photo by Tannen Maury/EPA

NBA wRap: Dragic burns Suns, Jack drops Dubs

Mar 03, 2015 - 1:51 PM

Goran Dragic shines in his first game against his former team Phoenix Suns and Jarret Jack burries a jumper in the clutch vs the Golden State Warriors

DRAGON ON FIRE. Goran Dragic (L) scores 21 points in just 15 minutes and Dwyane Wade (R) seems pleased with his performance. Photo from the NBA's Official Facebook page

Heat star Bosh sidelined by lung trouble

Feb 21, 2015 - 12:48 PM

Some reports say Chris Bosh has a blood clot in his lungs but Heat coach Erick Spoelstra says It s too early for an ultimate diagnosis

HEALTH ISSUE. Miami's Chris Bosh, seen here protecting the ball against Atlanta's Paul Millsap, is dealing with some lung troubles. Photo by Erik S. Lesser/EPA

Dragic dealt to Heat in wild NBA trade deadline day

Feb 20, 2015 - 5:58 AM

All NBA Third Team guard Goran Dragic leaves the Suns for Miami while the Bucks Phoenix and 76ers shake up the league with a three way deal

HEATING UP. Goran Dragic has been dealt from Phoenix to Miami in a deal that includes Norris Cole. Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images/AFP

US, Slovenia remain unbeaten at FIBA World Cup

Sep 03, 2014 - 6:18 AM

Slovenia and United States both remained undefeated at the World Basketball World Championships with comfortable wins over South Korea and New Zealand

THROWDOWN. Anthony Davis of Team USA throws down two of his 21 points in a victory over New Zealand. Photo from FIBA.com

Slovenia's Dragic brothers combine for trouble at FIBA World Cup

Sep 02, 2014 - 5:04 AM

Goran and Zoran Dragic of Slovenia have combined 35 5 points per game as their team remains unbeaten in Group D at the FIBA World Cup

BLOOD BROTHERS. Goran Dragic of Slovenia drives to the rim against two Mexico defenders. Photo from FIBA.com

All roads lead to Spain: FIBA World Cup Group D preview

Aug 30, 2014 - 3:57 PM

Take a closer look at FIBA World Cup Group D which includes Lithuania Slovenia Australia Mexico Korea and Angola

Goran Dragic (R), Bostjan Nachbar (L) and Mirza Begic (C) and the rest of Slovenia are hoping to recreate this scene a few more times at the FIBA World Cup. Photo by Georgi Locovski/EPA

Holding Court - OKC avoids 3-1 hole but Rockets, Bulls could not

Apr 28, 2014 - 9:28 PM

Columnist Bert Ramirez takes a look at the opening round of the NBA playoffs where underdog teams are stepping up big to shake matters up

THUNDER ROLLING. Reggie Jackson of the Oklahoma City Thunder soars to the rim in Game 4 against the Memphis Grizzlies. Photo by Mike Brown/EPA

NBA: What Patrick Beverley’s injury means to the Rockets

Mar 29, 2014 - 4:03 AM

Columnist Naveen Ganglani analyzes the impact that Rockets guard Patrick Beverley s meniscus injury will have on Houston heading into the playoffs

OUT OF COMMISSION. Rockets guard Patrick Beverley may not put up gawdy numbers, but his energy and tenacity will be missed by Houston heading into the playoffs. Photo by Aaron M. Sprecher/EPA

Holding Court - Who will make the cut down the NBA Playoff stretch?

Mar 19, 2014 - 4:44 PM

With 15 games to go in the NBA regular season the playoff picture is becoming clearer Columnist Bert Ramirez analyzes the scene

AGAINST THE ODDS. Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony looks none too pleased as he waits out a game against the Grizzlies. Despite a 27-40 slate, the Knicks aren't out of reach to make the playoffs. Photo by Mike Brown/EPA

WATCH: Lakers' Nick Young suspended 1 game for punching

Jan 17, 2014 - 1:15 PM

Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young has been suspended one game without pay for throwing a punch at Phoenix Suns guard Goran Dragic the NBA announced on Thursday

SUSPENDED. Lakers' Nick Young growls during a game earlier this year as Denver Nugget Nate Robinson looks on. Photo by Paul Buck/EPA

Will young Suns rise in tough West?

Oct 19, 2013 - 9:28 PM

2013 14 season preview of the Phoenix Suns

RISING SUNS? Young from top to bottom, the Suns aim to make some noise in the West. Photo from the Phoenix Suns' Facebook page.