Some Heat notes, including James Johnson, the word on a rumored trade, Udonis Haslem’s ventures and some new Heat players.
by: Barry Jackson — Miami Herald: Sports Buzz 15 Aug
The Heat expects Udonis Haslem to return for a 16th season and signed rookie forward Marcus Lee out of the University of California.
by: Manny Navarro and Barry Jackson — Miami Herald: Sports Buzz 8 Aug
Though the NBA schedule is not expected to be finalized or fully released until Friday, we learned Wednesday the Heat will open the regular season with back-to-back road games at the Orlando Magic and Washington Wizards on Oct. 17 and 18.
by: Barry Jackson — Miami Herald: Sports Buzz 4 Aug
Malik Newman will give Miami 13 players under contract. He spent part of July with the Lakers.
by: Barry Jackson — Miami Herald: Sports Buzz 3 Aug
The Heat’s decision to clog up its salary cap the next two years with pretty good players — but no stars — puzzles one ESPN executive. But others defend Miami’s approach.
by: Barry Jackson — Miami Herald: Sports Buzz 28 Jul
Miami Heat president Pat Riley, who doesn’t have the cap space or the assets to significantly upgrade his roster, doesn’t believe there are many angry Heat fans but asks for patience from those who are discontent.
Heat president Pat Riley dishes on Wade, Whiteside, Winslow and whether he’s disappointed with a quiet summer
by: Barry Jackson — Miami Herald: Sports Buzz 27 Jul
The Miami Heat, which has 12 players under contract and is $4 million over the league’s $123 million luxury tax line, is still waiting to hear back from Dwyane Wade regarding his return
by: Barry Jackson — Miami Herald: Sports Buzz 23 Jul
Chet Kammerer, who has overseen the Heat’s drafts since 2004, is taking on a reduced role, at age 75, because he wants to spend more time with family and reduce his travel. Longtime Heat offical Adam Simon will replace him.