Heat: Robert De Niro and Al Pacino reunite to discuss their hit thriller | Tribeca Film Festival

Any misgivings about terseness at a Q&A panel dedicated to Heat, a film in which men prefer to let their automatic rifles talk about their feelings for them, were quickly put to one side last night at the dazzling United Palace theater in Manhattan’s Washington Heights. The Tribeca film festival event dedicated to the 1995 … Read more

The heat is on: Summertime entertainment highlights

MOVIES The major blockbuster from the Marvel Cinematic Universe this summer is “Thor: Love and Thunder,” (July 8). Taika Waititi is back behind the camera for a direct sequel to 2017’s “Thor: Ragnarok.” Thor takes on a new adversary, Goor the God Butcher — played by Christian Bale; a character that looks to have more … Read more

Miami Heat caught between two eras, and remaining in title hunt might rely on picking a path

The ideal NBA roster construction is something resembling what the Miami Heat currently have: a few All-Stars buttressed by younger, cheaper supporting pieces that can steadily grow into bigger roles as the veterans age out of them. This is a lifecycle that virtually every NBA team aspires toward, and as we’re seeing with the Golden … Read more

NBA Finals: Celtics beat Heat with picture-perfect defense, but did that prep them for next test vs. Warriors?

Six days before the Boston Celtics won Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals on the road, they desperately needed to win Game 4 at home. They were down 2-1 in the series, and they were coming off a disheartening loss in which Miami Heat star Jimmy Butler played zero second-half minutes. During coach Ime … Read more

The Miami Heat are caught between two eras, and remaining in the title hunt might rely on picking a path

The ideal NBA roster construction is something resembling what the Miami Heat currently have: a few All-Stars buttressed by younger, cheaper supporting pieces that can steadily grow into bigger roles as the veterans age out of them. This is a lifecycle that virtually every NBA team aspires toward, and as we’re seeing with the Golden … Read more

NBA Finals-bound Celtics beat Heat with picture-perfect defense, but did that prep them for their next test?

Six days before the Boston Celtics won Game 7 of the Eastern Conference finals on the road, they desperately needed to win Game 4 at home. They were down 2-1 in the series, and they were coming off a disheartening loss in which Miami Heat star Jimmy Butler played zero second-half minutes. During coach Ime … Read more

Celtics vs. Heat score, takeaways: Boston survives rally, heads to NBA Finals after wire-to-wire Game 7 win

The Boston Celtics are heading back to the NBA Finals for the first team since 2010 after beating the Miami Heat on the road 100-96 in Game 7 Sunday night. Jayson Tatum led the way with 26 points, and Jaylen Brown and Marcus Smart added on 24 points apiece as the Celtics move on to … Read more

heat vs. Celtics: Jimmy Butler earned right to go for the knockout in Game 7, and here are three reasons why

If you tuned out of Game 7 when the Boston Celtics went up 13 with three and a half minutes to play, you made a mistake. The Heat stormed back on an 11-0 run and actually had possession, down two, with the shot clock turned off. Even better, the ball was in the hands of … Read more

Boston Celtics bounce back, outlast Miami Heat in Game 7 to win Eastern Conference title

11:22 PM ET Tim BontempsESPN MIAMI — Nothing about this Boston Celtics season has been easy. So, it stands to reason, making it to the NBA Finals wouldn’t be, either. But at the end of a grueling seven-game series in the Eastern Conference finals against the Miami Heat, that is exactly where the Celtics have … Read more

heat vs. Celtics: Jimmy Butler delivered a Game 6 masterpiece right when everyone had left Miami for dead

After the Boston Celtics won Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals we had an editorial meeting here at CBS Sports, during which we started to outline content ideas around the Miami Heat’s eventual elimination. I didn’t get that. We just watched the Celtics come back from a 3-2 deficit to beat the Milwaukee Bucks … Read more