Originally written November 28, 2011 on Sun Sentinel:
The glimpses of Dexter Pittman have been fleeting. Odds are, if you didn’t spend time in Sioux Falls, S.D., last season, you didn’t get much of a feel for how the game of the 2010 Heat second-round pick stacks up on the pro level. And, yes, Pittman actually was selected as a D-League All-Star because of his work with the Skyforce (before a knee injury sidelined him). His body of work with the Heat as a rookie in 2010-11? Two appearances, 11 minutes, two points, three rebounds, no blocked shots, two turnovers, two fouls. Now, to a degree, the question becomes whether Pittman can offer more than expected camp invitee Eddy Curry, in a battle of, well, heavyweights. For now, we’ll have to settle for these glimpses of the former University of Texas center during the recent lockout all-star game in Houston staged by John Lucas.
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