NBA Rumors: Ex-Miami Heat Small Forward Dorell Wright to Sign with Warriors

Ted SillanpaaAnalyst IJuly 10, 2010

The Golden State Warriors are near a deal with former Miami Heat small forward Dorell Heat, according to a variety of sources close the club.

Wright will, reportedly, sign a three-year, $11 million contract to give the Warriors a strong defender at the small forward spot.

He's a 6'9", 210-pounder who is just 24 years old. He averaged 7.3 points and 3.3 boards per game as a reserve for the Heat in 2009-10.

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