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After being linked early on to Greek clubs Olympiacos (via athlitikanea.gr, translated by Google Translate) and Panathinaikos (via prasinanea.gr, translated by Google Translate), it seems that defensive stopper Chris Andersen would rather stick in the United States.
And it seems like the 34-year-old, who was amnestied by the Denver Nuggets earlier this offseason, has a first choice: the Miami Heat.
Via South Florida Sun-Sentinel:
The Heat also have attracted the interest of free-agent center Chris Andersen, who recently bypassed a lucrative European offer and is believed to be amenable to a Heat offer at the NBA minimum salary, which is all the Heat, operating above the NBA salary cap, have available. Andersen was released earlier this summer by the Denver Nuggets under the league's amnesty provision that eases a team's luxury-tax liability.
On paper, this is a perfect fit for both sides. Miami is absolutely desperate for some substance in the defensive interior, and despite Birdman's offensive liabilities, he's still one of the best bench defenders in the league.
For Andersen, this may be his last good chance to become an NBA champion. The Heat come into the 2012-13 season as prohibitive favorites in the Eastern Conference, and the team won't look for him to do anything spectacular, just to keep his head down and contribute.
If Andersen is willing to take the veteran's minimum, there's little reason this marriage shouldn't happen.