MIAMI The Birdman has let it be known. He wants to continue to fly south for the winter.
Chris Andersen, who becomes a free agent July 1, told fans at the Miami Heats championship rally Monday at AmericanAirlines Arena, Lets try to get a three-peat next year.
If there was any doubt about what the center said, his agent confirmed to FOX Sports Florida that Andersen wants to re-sign with the Heat.
He put it clearly, said Mark Bryant, who attended the rally for Miamis second straight title. (The Heat) gave him an opportunity, and he absolutely wants to come back.
Bryant had told FOX Sports Florida early in the playoffs his client was certainly hopeful of re-signing. Andersen, who was unavailable for comment after Mondays event, previously had been noncommittal about his desire to return.
Also Monday, center Chris Bosh said he has little doubt guard Ray Allen will return to the Heat next season. Allen has until Sunday to decide whether to exercise his 3.23 million option for next ...