1. Luol Deng's Miami Heat Return Puts Rookie Justise Winslow in Perfect Spot

    At first blush, it seems like Luol Deng 's decision to return to the Miami Heat is bad news for rookie Justise Winslow. It was certainly a surprise, as these rapid-fire tweets from ESPN...

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  2. Skolnick: Is There a Chance Dwyane Wade Doesn't Come Back After Opting Out?

    The clock has begun ticking on Dwyane Wade 's future with the Miami Heat , as the star 2-guard will opt out of his contract to become an unrestricted free agent, ESPN.com's Ramona Shelburne reported Monday...

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  3. Luol Deng Opts In to Heat Contract: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    Luol Deng decided his first season with the Miami Heat went so well that he's going to do it all over again. The 30-year-old small forward exercised his player option for 2015-16, his agent revealed Monday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 day ago 37,238 reads 262 comments

  4. Deng Opts in with Heat for 2015-16

    Luol Deng 's agent Herb Rudoy says his client is staying with the Heat for the 2015-16 season. "He opted in 2 minutes ago," Rudoy said...

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  5. Spoelstra Praises 'Swiss Army Knife' Winslow

    Heat president Pat Riley and coach Erik Spoelstra flanked the team's new draft pick Monday and gushed about the maturity of 19-year-old Justise Winslow. Rather immediately, it was easy to see why...

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  6. Heat Decline Beasley's Option, Making Him Free Agent

    MIAMI — Michael Beasley's third stint with the Miami Heat has ended. The Heat have declined their $1.3 million option to keep Beasley for next season, and the No. 2 pick in the 2008 draft will officially become a free agent on Wednesday...

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  7. Report: Heat Expect Luol Deng to Opt out

    The Heat expect Luol Deng to turn down his player option worth nearly $10.152MM and hit free agency, reports Marc Stein of ESPN.com (Twitter links). The deadline for him to do so is today...

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  8. Not Fair, Not Smart, Comparing Winslow to Wade

    So Mike Krzyzewski says that Miami Heat first-round pick Justise Winslow could be the next Dwyane Wade . That's what the Duke legend told Jay Bilas anyway, and that's a mouthful...

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  9. Heat Received Several Offers from Teams Before Picking Justise Winslow

    MIAMI — The Heat went into Thursday with Justise Winslow rated as the best small forward in the NBA Draft the way someone might put Kate Upton first on their list of potential spouses — nice thought, but never going to happen...

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  10. Decision Time Arrives for Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade

    The last time Dwyane Wade had a chance to become a free agent, he got shorted millions of dollars. Naturally, he doesn't want that to happen again, so now the Heat 's star shooting guard is using a shrewder approach...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 1 day ago 1,499 reads 0 comments

  11. Michael Beasley's Contract Option Declined by Heat: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Miami Heat reportedly decided to decline their team option on forward Michael Beasley on Saturday. He'll now become a free agent on July 1. Ethan J...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 days ago 24,043 reads 145 comments

  12. Source: Heat Won't Exercise Beasley's Option

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  13. Ira Winderman: How Justise Was Served to the Heat

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  14. Miami Heat-Dwyane Wade Drama Gives Sports' Dog Days Some Bite

    These are supposed to be the doggiest of sports' dog days, with basketball and hockey now done, baseball droning through summer and the NFL napping until training camps start...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 2 days ago 192 reads 0 comments

  15. Heat to Bring Five from 2014-15 Roster to Summer League

    With the Miami Heat 's summer-league schedule less than a week from opening, the team has put together an intriguing mix of returning players, draft picks and undrafted free agents ...

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  16. NBA Draft: Is Justise Winslow a Starter for Miami Heat?

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  17. Miami Heat Fans Go Wild over Justise Winslow Pick

    When Justise Winslow, originally projected to go between the fourth and seventh picks, began to slip down the draft board, Miami Heat fans on Twitter began to cheer for the former Duke standout to fall a little farther...

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  18. Miami Heat's Pat Riley on Dwyane Wade: 'We Want Him Here'

    MIAMI — The Heat 's effort to mend their fractured relationship with Dwyane Wade went public early Friday with Pat Riley making it unmistakably clear that the team is working to keep him in Miami...

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  19. WWE's Kane Will Happily Chokeslam Dwyane Wade If He Leaves the Miami Heat

    If the Miami Heat 's most decorated star opts out of his contract next week and enters free agency, he'll have to answer to a Big Red Machine...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 4 days ago 2,238 reads 0 comments

  20. With Draft Steal Justise Winslow, Heat Could Shake Up the East...If They Want To

    MIAMI — This was the easy part, in the same way it was relatively easy for Pat Riley and the Miami Heat to sit tight in 2002, as NBA -ready prospect Caron Butler, projected in the top six, stunningly dropped to their spot at No...

    Ethan Skolnick Written by Ethan Skolnick about 4 days ago 198,259 reads 350 comments

  21. Justise After All: Heat Catch Huge Break in Winslow

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  22. Winslow Ready to Play with 'One of the Greats' Wade

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  23. Heat Draft Guard Josh Richardson at No. 40

    His quick conversation with Pat Riley during his pre-draft workout with the Miami Heat was one of the highlights of Josh Richardson's NBA draft preparation...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 5 days ago 522 reads 1 comments

  24. Gabrielle Union Welcomes Justise Winslow to Miami with a Spelling Joke

    Most basketball fans probably don't realize that Miami Heat superstar Dwyane Wade spells his first name a bit differently than most. Movie star Gabrielle Union knows the correct order of letters though – because she's married to him...

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  25. Winslow Posts Video Message to Heat Fans

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