Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside (21) reacts to his team scoring a basket during the second half against the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, in Dallas. The Heat won 93-90.
Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside (21) reacts to his team scoring a basket during the second half against the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, in Dallas. The Heat won 93-90. LM Otero AP
Miami Heat center Hassan Whiteside (21) reacts to his team scoring a basket during the second half against the Dallas Mavericks on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016, in Dallas. The Heat won 93-90. LM Otero AP

Ethan J. Skolnick: Hassan Whiteside catalyst in tight Miami Heat win in Dallas

February 03, 2016 11:12 PM

About Ethan J. Skolnick

Ethan J. Skolnick

@EthanJSkolnick

Ethan J. Skolnick, who has spent the past two decades covering sports in South Florida, returns to The Herald to spearhead the coverage of the Heat. In addition to his previous two-year stint at the Herald (2000-2002), Ethan has worked at The Los Angeles Times, The Baltimore Sun, The South Florida Sun-Sentinel, The Palm Beach Post and most recently, was a Senior NBA Writer for Turner Sports/Bleacher Report. He hosts the "The Ethan Skolnick Show" on 790 The Ticket, every day from 4-7 p.m., and is the co-author of two books, Innovative State and Raising Your Game. A graduate of Pine Crest School in Fort Lauderdale (Class of 1990), he earned his B.A. at The Johns Hopkins University and his M.S. from Columbia University.