MIAMI The Miami Heat had a 10-time All-Star visit Thursday in free-agent guard Ray Allen. This weekend, they will be playing host to a two-time All-Star.
Colin Bryant, one of the agents for Rashard Lewis, confirmed the free-agent forward will be taking a look at the Heat. He said Lewis is intrigued by the possibility of joining them.
Theyre a championship team and a great organization, and I think hed fit well with them, Bryant said. It would definitely be a great overall situation.
The Heat on Thursday entertained Allen, who has played the last five seasons with Boston. The most they can offer Allen is the 3.09 million taxpayer exception for next season, which is what theyve done. The total offer is for 9.53 million over three years.
Miamis chances to land Allen improved Thursday when the Los Angeles Clippers reached an agreement with free-agent swingman Jamal Crawford and canceled a Friday visit with Allen, a 16-year man who turns 37 July 20. So the Celtics, who have offered ...