Chris Bosh RUMORS & NEWS

  • Bo Kimble To Chris Bosh -- Time To Retire ... NBA Ain't Worth Dying For

    TMZ "Ex-NBA player Bo Kimble is pleading with Chris Bosh ... RETIRE IMMEDIATELY ... saying he doesn't want to see Bosh die on the court like his friend and college teammate Hank Gathers. The Heat shut Bosh down on February 9th when the clotting issues that ended his '14-'15 season returned ... this..." May 22

  • Heat expect Chris Bosh to play next season

    Pro Basketball Talk "The Heat reportedly fear Chris Bosh will never play again. Or not. Dan Le Batard of ESPN: What I know of private medical history, which is to say I have partial information because so much of this is private and guarded and protected, I don’t know what’s going to be different in six..." May 20

  • Spoelstra: It's been a tough year emotionally for Bosh

    The Score "Erik Spoelstra acknowledged Tuesday that the Miami Heat are heading into the offseason without knowing Chris Bosh's status for the future. The 11-time All-Star has been sidelined since the All-Star break, and has been forced to watch the past two seasons end from the sidelines as he deals with..." May 17

  • LeBron: Bosh's health and family come 1st

    The Score "LeBron James feels for his former teammate, Chris Bosh, whose recurring blood clots may prematurely end his playing days, it was announced on Monday. James knows how gutting it would be for Bosh if he could no longer play, but he's also concerned about his friend's health. With Bosh and the..." May 16

  • Heat Fear Chris Bosh Will Never Play Again

    ESPN "It was in Toronto during a frigid All-Star Weekend where Chris Bosh and the Miami Heat first learned he had a medical issue that would end up sidelining him for the rest of the season. And it was in Toronto on Sunday where their season ended, bringing the pending outcome of an unfortunate..." May 16

  • Without Bosh clarity, Heat face rebuilding roadblock

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "They danced around the issue for the final two months of the regular season and then for two rounds of the playoffs. All the while, the Miami Heat and Chris Bosh moved in their own directions, the Heat supplementing their roster with Joe Johnson, with Bosh creating hope he eventually would..." May 16

  • Longtime Heat Reporter Believes Chris Bosh Won't Play In NBA Again

    Real GM Basketball "Chris Bosh has been ruled out for the remainder of the 2016 NBA Playoffs and his career could be in jeopardy. Ira Winderman, longtime beat writer of the Heat, believes Bosh's career could be over." May 05

  • Heat announce Chris Bosh will miss playoffs

    SI "Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh will miss the rest of the playoffs, he and the team announced Wednesday. Bosh has missed every game since Feb. 9 due to the reoccurrence of a blood clot. Bosh had reportedly been pressuring the team to let him back on the court, even asking the players’ union to..." May 05

  • Report: Heat's Chris Bosh trying to get NBPA involved so he can play again

    CBS Sports "The standoff between the Miami Heat and Chris Bosh is unprecedented, tricky and potentially dangerous. The big man has not played since the All-Star break because of blood clots, and reportedly wants to come back and play against his team's wishes. ESPN's Dan Le Batard talked about this at..." May 04

  • Bosh pressuring Heat to let him play

    The Score "The Miami Heat open their series with the Toronto Raptors on Tuesday and Chris Bosh hopes to be a part of it. Sidelined since Feb. 9 due to a second health concern regarding blood clots, Bosh feels that he can return this season, though the Heat have stated that he remains out..." May 02

  • Chris Bosh, wife publicly lobbying Heat to play big man

    Pro Basketball Talk "Chris Bosh released a statement last month that he was “positive” he’d play again for the Heat this season. But Bosh still hasn’t returned after blood-clot issues, and Miami’s season could end soon. So, before yesterday’s Game 5, Bosh and his wife seemed to launch a coordinated public..." April 28

  • Chris Bosh reaffirms desire to play; Heat say he's out indefinitely

    ESPN "Chris Bosh and his wife appeared to break weeks of silence about his status with the Miami Heat with social media posts Tuesday that reaffirmed his desire to return to the court. But the Heat re-stated their position there are no plans for him to play. Bosh's wife Adrienne, who is active on..." April 27

  • Report: Bosh has no plans to retire, intends to play in 2016-17

    Miami Herald "The strange saga of Chris Bosh continues. The Heat’s 11-time All-Star, who has not played since Feb. 9 because of a recurrence of the blood clotting that also caused him to miss the second half of last season, traveled separately from his teammates to attend Saturday’s game. He had not traveled..." April 24

  • Bosh tells Heat he won't be back for playoffs

    The Score "The Miami Heat won't have power forward Chris Bosh back for the playoffs. Bosh - who suffered blood clots for a second straight year, and has been out since the All-Star break - admitted to his Heat teammates Friday that he "doesn't have the ability to be in it," Dwyane Wade told Tim Reynolds..." April 15

  • Heat's Chris Bosh reportedly still requiring blood thinners for condition

    CBS Sports "Chris Bosh has been out since the All-Star break with concerns of a blood clot forming, and has been on medication that held him out amid the Miami Heat's playoff run. Bosh has remained adamant that he'll return this season, and that the condition won't cost him the year as it did last season. The..." March 23

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    Ira Winderman @IraHeatBeat

    Riley says Heat are "open minded" when it comes to a possible Chris Bosh return.

  • Sidelined Bosh back on Heat bench for win over Nuggets

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Sidelined forward Chris Bosh watched from the Miami Heat bench Monday night for the first time since Feb. 9, the last game he played since being sidelined at the All-Star break with a recurrence of blood clots. "It was cool to see him back out there," guard Dwyane Wade said following the Heat's..." March 15

  • Bosh still has 'medical hurdles' to clear

    ESPN "Chris Bosh will resume workouts with Miami Heat trainers and coaching staff next week, but it remains uncertain whether the All-Star forward will return to play this season, coach Erik Spoelstra said Friday. In his most extensive comments on Bosh since the Heat's leading scorer has been out,..." March 11

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    Tim Reynolds @ByTimReynolds

    BREAKING: Chris Bosh of Miami Heat says he has no active blood clots, remains hopeful of returning this season.

  • Chris Bosh hopes to return to Heat this season

    ESPN "Chris Bosh said he is no longer dealing with active blood clots and that he remains hopeful he can return to help the Miami Heat make a playoff push this season. Bosh released a statement Thursday announcing that he does not currently have deep vein thrombosis -- or blood clots in his..." March 10

  • Heat's Chris Bosh 'feeling good'; no update on condition

    ESPN "Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh, who has been out since the All-Star break as he continues to seek medical evaluations for a condition that threatens to sideline him for the rest of the season, tweeted Saturday that he is "feeling good." Bosh posted the tweet in response to a fan who had tweeted,..." March 07

  • Chris Bosh continues to explore all medical options, says Pat Riley

    ESPN "Team president Pat Riley confirmed Thursday that Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh continues to seek medical evaluations for a condition that threatens to sideline him for the rest of the season. "They are continuing to find ways and to explore options," Riley said of Bosh and his representatives...." February 26

  • With mounting pressure to sit out season, Bosh meeting with Heat officials

    Yahoo! Sports "Miami Heat All-Star forward Chris Bosh is under increasing pressure from physicians and the organization to sit out the rest of the season because of the potential dangers of a recurring medical condition, league sources told The Vertical. After a blood clot in his calf moved to his lungs in..." February 24

  • Bosh staying involved with Heat amidst health scare

    The Score "As he continues to deal with a hitherto undisclosed medical condition, Chris Bosh continues to be involved with the day-to-day activities of the Miami Heat, ESPN's Michael Wallace reports. "He gets on the court, shoots (a few) jump shots and gets a little sweat in," teammate Dwyane Wade told..." February 24

  • Chris Bosh remains out Monday vs. Pacers

    The Score "Miami Heat power forward Chris Bosh will remain out for Monday night's contest against the Indiana Pacers. The Heat have yet to disclose the reason for Bosh's absence, but is reportedly taking blood thinners to treat a blood clot in his leg." February 21

  • Doug Gottlieb: Chris Bosh’s blood clots could be good for Heat

    Larry Brown Sports "At a time when most people are concerned with the health and well-being of Chris Bosh, one radio host is talking about how the forward’s blood clots may actually be beneficial for the team. In a clip being circulated on CBS Sports’ website, host Doug Gottlieb talks about how Bosh’s blood clots..." February 18

  • Chris Bosh not at Heat practice, won't travel with team

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Chris Bosh's first appearance with the Miami Heat since the revelation that he again is suffering from blood clots has been put on hold. The Heat issued a statement during Wednesday's practice at AmericanAirlines Arena that Bosh was not among the players in attendance and will not accompany the..." February 17

  • Sources: Heat star Chris Bosh’s condition more serious than calf strain

    Miami Herald "The Miami Heat was concerned Monday about another potentially serious health situation involving Chris Bosh, multiple sources said. Bosh missed Sunday’s All-Star Game with a strained calf and returned to Miami for additional tests. A person in touch with the Heat’s front office said a worrisome..." February 16

  • Report: Chris Bosh resumes taking blood thinners

    USA Today "Miami Heat forward Chris Bosh’s season — and potentially his career — could be determined over the next several days. Bosh, 31, missed Sunday’s All-Star Game with a calf strain, but it was later determined that the injury was related to another blood-clot issue, according to several reports...." February 16

  • Chris Bosh to meet with doctors to determine seriousness of blood clots

    Yahoo! Sports "Miami Heat All-Star forward Chris Bosh is expected to meet with doctors on Thursday to determine the seriousness of blood clotting in his left calf and whether the use of blood thinners could allow him to return this season, league sources told The Vertical. Bosh, an 11-time All-Star, met with..." February 16

  • Bosh feared All-Star Game would worsen 'lingering' calf injury

    The Score "Miami Heat power forward Chris Bosh traveled to Toronto expecting to take part in the Three-Point Contest and play in the All-Star Game, but he'll leave having come all that way to be a spectator. Bosh abruptly pulled out of both events on Friday - hours after participating in All-Star Media..." February 13

  • Chris Bosh greeted by sea of boos at all-star practice

    Sportsnet "Despite having pulled out of both Saturday evening’s three-point shootout and Sunday’s big mid-season classic with a calf injury, Miami Heat forward and former Toronto Raptors face of the franchise Chris Bosh took part in Saturday afternoon’s Eastern Conference all-star practice. It’s been six..." February 13

  • Report: Chris Bosh pulls out of All-Star game

    TSN "Chris Bosh will not be taking part in the 2016 All-Star Game, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports. Wojnarowski reports Atlanta Hawks forward Al Horford will replace the Miami Heat star. Bosh had been scheduled to take part in the three-point shootout during Saturday's Skills..." February 13

  • Chris Bosh on road to recovery, All-Star return to Toronto

    ESPN "The appreciative smile comes easy now for Chris Bosh. The versatile Miami Heat forward embraces the subtle humor he finds in those moments that once haunted him. This time exactly a year ago, Bosh sat shirtless in front of his locker after a demoralizing loss to former teammate LeBron James and..." February 11

  • Does Chris Bosh expect a better reception in Toronto? Not really.

    Miami Herald "It didn't get the attention of LeBron James' return to a feral, ferocious Cleveland, back on Dec. 2, 2010, but Chris Bosh's first trip back to Toronto -- back on Feb. 16, 2011 -- wasn't all that welcoming an experience either. Bosh scored 25 points in that win, against the franchise for which..." January 22

  • Chris Bosh says NBA has scrapped Shooting Stars at All-Star weekend

    CBS Sports "Team Bosh won't get to defend its Shooting Stars title at All-Star weekend in Toronto, apparently. Miami Heat big man Chris Bosh said Thursday that the event has been scrapped, via the South Florida Sun Sentinel's Ira Winderman. This is bad news for Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry, who told..." January 01

  • NBA admits error on play that gave Wizards crucial 3, got Bosh ejected

    CBS Sports "Late in the Washington Wizards' 114-103 win over the Miami Heat on Monday, Wizards guard Gary Neal made a corner 3 off a pass from Bradley Beal. This increased Washington's lead from two points to five points, and it ended up being the most crucial play of the game. The problem: it shouldn't have..." December 09

  • Bosh ejected: “What am I supposed to do? I know I was right”

    Palm Beach Post "The last few minutes of Miami’s 114-103 loss to the Wizards on Monday would not have mattered much if the Heat had played better defensively. The end was particularly nightmarish as Washington piled up 43 points in the final 16 minutes. Nonetheless, the final unraveling was particularly painful..." December 08

  • Chris Bosh: Kobe is 'the greatest of my generation'

    The Score "After announcing his plans to retire, Los Angeles Lakers shooting guard Kobe Bryant has received tremendous praise from numerous NBA greats. You can add Chris Bosh to that list. "He's the greatest player of my generation," Bosh said on the Dan Patrick Show Friday. "He was that guy after Mike..." December 05

  • Chris Bosh, and his three-point shot, prepare to return to the NBA

    Yahoo! Sports "Feb. 11 stands as the last time Chris Bosh played in a game that actually counts, as exhibition contests and the All-Star Game don’t really factor in to the standings. Playing against former teammate LeBron James in Cleveland, he notched 15 points in a 113-93 Miami Heat loss. Soon after, Chris..." October 28

  • Bosh provides insight on Aldridge’s transition

    San Antonio Express-News "Few, if any, players in the NBA are more qualified to discuss LaMarcus Alridge’s move to the Spurs than Chris Bosh, who gave up sole possession of the spotlight in Toronto to team up with LeBron James and Dwyane Wade in Miami. Of course, their situations aren’t completely identical. Bosh was..." October 13

  • Chris Bosh Cleared For Training Camp

    Black Sports Online "Perennial all-star Chris Bosh missed the second half of last season after a blood clot was found on his left lung. Bosh’s absence played a major role in why Miami was unable to reach the postseason. However, head coach Erik Spoelstra is ready to get Bosh back." September 24

  • Chris Bosh: Career-Threatening Illness Gave Me 'A Fresh Outlook on Life'

    Bleacher Report "Last February, two-time NBA champion Chris Bosh was admitted to the hospital due to a blood clot in his left lung. This incident sidelined the 10-time NBA All-Star for the remainder of the season and alarmed numerous Miami Heat fans. Fortunately, Bosh will be returning this season to join the rest..." September 18

  • Chris Bosh 'did not pay attention' to chest pains ahead of blood clot discovery

    The Score "Don't try to be a tough guy. That's the lesson to be learned from Chris Bosh's experience with terrifying, season-ending blood clots on his left lung this past season. The Miami Heat star was admitted to a hospital for tests on Feb. 19 and shut down for the year within a matter of days. But..." September 17

  • Chris Bosh Finds Renewed Passion, Expects To Be Ready For Training Camp

    Real GM Basketball "Chris Bosh's health scare in which he missed the second half of the season with blood clots on his lung has triggered a renewed passion for the sport. Bosh expects to be 100 percent ready by the start of training camp. "That's renewed my passion," Bosh said at halftime of the Heat's 101-69..." July 15

  • Heat's Chris Bosh returns to the court for some light practice work

    CBS Sports "For about 20 minutes after the trade deadline, the Miami Heat were celebrating something fierce. Dwyane Wade was looking healthy, they had just traded for Goran Dragic, and they were ready to sport one of the best starting five in the NBA. Then Chris Bosh felt discomfort in his chest, and within..." June 02

  • Report: Wade Wasn’t Architect of Big 3, LeBron Was Secret Mastermind

    Black Sports Online "For years, everyone has been told that Wade had to convince LeBron to join the Heat. It is was considered one of the most brilliant things that Wade has ever done. It put him in a no-lose situation. If they won (which they eventually did) he would get praised and more rings. If they lost (which..." June 01

  • Heat's Chris Bosh on return: 'I will be ready on opening night'

    The Score "Chris Bosh is setting up for a major comeback. After his season was cut short by a diagnosis of blood clots in his lungs, the Miami Heat center told TNT viewers during Game 5 between the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Chicago Bulls that he'll be ready to return to action at the beginning of next..." May 13

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    NBA TV @NBATV

    Chris Bosh says he will be ready on opening night for next season. pic.twitter.com/pFZQBuZByu

  • Bosh blood clot scare: Couldn’t breathe

    Palm Beach Post "Chris Bosh is doing well now, but his battle with blood clots in his lungs had some terrifying moments. Bosh appeared for an hour on ESPN Radio on Monday and recounted the scariest episodes leading up to his season ending in February. “In Boston, we actually won that game, but I couldn’t..." May 05