Miami Heat: Chris Andersen Signing Grade
By Jordan Van Beek: Contributor at Hoopstuff
Contract: 1 year, 1.7 million
We all know The Birdman. The man with many tattoos, to go along with the spiked up hair. But you’re not here to read about style, you are here to read about the idea of Chris Andersen resigning with the Miami Heat, with a contract of 1.7 million dollars over just one season.
Nobody knew that Birdman would be a fit in Miami. You could tell the Heat’s mood change, especially because of the Harlem Shake video they made. He was great last season, a big part of that was because of his energy, and he should be even more excited for this upcoming season!
Before the signing of Chris Andersen, the Miami Heat were in need of a rebounder and a rim protector. Well, he definitely delivered that. He was useful for many things, like his inside quickness, which would make it nearly impossible to stop him when he was going to the hoop. For somebody his size, you wouldn’t expect him to ...