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In what is probably the second most shocking new of NBA Free Agency, Chris Bosh, has reportedly decided to forgo a four-year, $88 million deal with the Houston Rockets, to remain in South Beach, with the Miami Heat. The reported deal is five-years and worth $118 million. With LeBron James heading back to Cleveland, it appears as if Chris Bosh has become the Heat’s centerpiece. Yahoo Sources: Chris Bosh agrees to five-year, $118M deal to return to the Miami Heat. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 11, 2014 This Summer has already been odd enough. Bosh is apparently dedicated to the Heat, as teaming up with James Harden and Dwight Howard in Bosh’s home state of Texas seemed like the more appealing option. I guess loyalty often trumps a match that seems to be perfect. The next move for Miami will likely be that of a new deal for shooting guard, Dwyane Wade. Nobody is real sure of what type of deal Wade will be looking for, or what the Heat will be willing to give the aging guard from Marquette. While the Rockets seemed to be the better landing spot for Bosh, the Heat still have Pat Riley pulling the strings, and are expected to make some moves to shore up their roster before next season. I personally can’t wait to see Bosh used as more than simply a jumper shooter. Bring back the old Bosh! The post Chris Bosh agrees to five-year deal with Heat appeared first on Pass The Pill - Kings of Hoops.

PHOTOS: Bosh family escapes free agency frenzy in Ghana

The future of the Big Three is very much up in the air, and will likely come down to whichever team LeBron James decides to play for. But Chris Bosh is tired of waiting. So, instead of sitting around and waiting for The Decision 2.0, he went to Ghana with his family. He arrived on Thursday, and posted some photos to his Twitter and Instagram accounts...

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The first, and biggest domino of NBA free agency has fallen. On Friday afternoon, LeBron James announced he would be returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers.  With that, the Miami Heat are now left to try to put together a team that won’t include James, but will, they hope, include Chris Bosh. It’s been widely speculated and expected that if James left Miami, Bosh would as well...

Chris Bosh Re-Signs With Heat On Five-Year $118M Deal

All the waiting around Chris Bosh did paid off today in the form of a five-year, $118 million contract with the Miami Heat as reported by Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. “After LeBron James announced he was leaving the Heat to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers, Bosh strongly considered a four-year, $88 million offer to sign with the Houston Rockets. He will get an additional...

Chris Bosh Returning To Miami Heat For 5 Year Deal Worth $118 Million

First domino fell when LeBron James announced he was returning to the Cleveland Cavaliers. Now the rest are starting to move. The Rockets traded point guard Jeremy Lin to the Lakers in what most thought would be a precursor to Chris Bosh signing with the Rockets. But that didn’t happened, instead, Bosh resigned with the Heat for 5-years-$118 million per Yahoo Sports. Let that...

Can Chris Bosh handle increased workload for LeBron-less Miami Heat?

On a day that basketball fans will forever associate with the return of LeBron James to the Cleveland Cavaliers and the end of the Miami Heat’s budding dynasty, forward Chris Bosh spurned an enticing offer from the Houston Rockets in order to re-sign with the defending Eastern Conference champions. Worth $115 million over five years, Bosh’s new contract comes as somewhat of a...

LeBron James: ‘I’m coming home’

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Rockets Rumors: Jeremy Lin to Sixers if Chris Bosh signs

If the Rockets are able to convince Chris Bosh to sign with them, some moves will have to be made in order for it to work financially. The first step for this was trading Omer Asik to the New Orleans Pelicans for a future first-round draft pick. The next player to be dealt may be Jeremy Lin, according to the New York Daily News.The report indicates that the Rockets have already...

LeBron James meets with Heat but hasn’t made a decision

LeBron James met with the Miami Heat for more than an hour on Wednesday in Las Vegas but left the meeting without committing to a deal, reports multiple media sources. According to Marc Spears of Yahoo Sports, James and his agent, Rich Paul, are done meeting with teams, and the four-time MVP will not talk with his family and make his choice. After a meeting that lasted nearly hour...

REPORT: Mutual Interest Between Chicago Bulls and Dwayne Wade

Posted to NBA News & RumorsIs another Miami Heat champion on his way home? Marc Stein of ESPN appeared on television and said that the Bulls front office has interest in Chicago native Wade, and Wade is listening. This makes sense for Wade as the other members of the Big Three are abandoning the Heat ship. LeBron is on his way home to Cleveland, and reports are that Chris Bosh...

LeBron Told Wade His Decision On Plane From Vegas; Wade Told Bosh

Fox Sports is reporting that LeBron James informed Dwyane Wade of his decision to return to the Cavaliers while the two were on a plane back to the South Beach. Wade reportedly then filled Chris Bosh in on the news, and told his good buddy to “do what he has to do.” Source tells me Wade found out on flight yesterday LeBron was going back to CLE. Wade understood. Wade then told...

Heat, Mario Chalmers agree to two-year deal

The Miami Heat have been busy since learning that superstar LeBron James would not be returning, and have locked up another player from last season. According to a report from ESPN’s Marc Stein, the Heat have agreed to a two-year contract with point guard Mario Chalmers. This move might not be welcomed by the Heat fan base, but it is a very solid deal that gives Chalmers the opportunity...

Report: Bulls gauging interest from Dwyane Wade

With LeBron headed home to Cleveland, Chris Bosh appearing to head for Houston, Dwyane Wade may follow them and leave Miami. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports is reporting that the Chicago Bulls are gauging interest from Wade. The Chicago Bulls are gauging interest with free agent Dwyane Wade, league sources tell Yahoo Sports. — Adrian […]

What LeBron’s Return to Cleveland Means

LeBron told his decision to Sports Illustrated for the cover article of their next issue.LeBron announced on Sports Illustrated that he would return to the team that drafted him, the Cleveland Cavaliers. Not only are the Cavs getting the league’s best player, but they are boosting themselves to a championship level of play that not many teams in the Eastern Conference are at. Of...

NBA Free Agency: Chris Bosh Spurns Rockets to Stay with Miami Heat

UPDATE The tables have turned now that the Heat are willing to offer Chris bosh a max deal. It now looks like he will spurn the Rockets’ offer and opt to remain in Miami, as will Dwyane Wade. Chris Bosh is finalizing an agreement to return to Miami on a five-year, $118M deal, league sources tell Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 11, 2014     Miami is...

Lakers acquire Jeremy Lin from Rockets

To maximize their efforts to sign Chris Bosh and keep Chandler Parsons, the Houston Rockets have agreed to trade Jeremy Lin to the Lakers. The Rockets will send Lin and a future first-round pick to Los Angeles in exchange for cash and the rights to an overseas player. The Rockets will not receive any salary […]
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