The Chicago Bulls’ Scottie Pippen drives past the Miami Heat’s Jamal Mashburn in the third game of the Eastern Conference Final in Miami on May 24, 1997.
The Chicago Bulls’ Scottie Pippen drives past the Miami Heat’s Jamal Mashburn in the third game of the Eastern Conference Final in Miami on May 24, 1997. MARTA LAVANDIER AP file
The Chicago Bulls’ Scottie Pippen drives past the Miami Heat’s Jamal Mashburn in the third game of the Eastern Conference Final in Miami on May 24, 1997. MARTA LAVANDIER AP file

Miami Herald Real Time/Breaking News reporter Howard Cohen, a 2017 Media Excellence Awards winner, has covered pop music, theater, health and fitness, obituaries, municipal government and general assignment. He started his career in the Features department at the Miami Herald in 1991.