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Have the Miami Heat Done Enough to be Considered Contenders?

Goran Dragic #7 and Dwyane Wade #3 of the Miami Heat speak during a game against the Brooklyn Nets on March 11, 2015 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. (Mandatory Credit ESPN/Getty Images) The right combination of veteran savvy and young players oozing with talent will have the Miami Heat in the conversation for the Eastern Conference finals. Not only were the Heat able...
Via The Sports Journal
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Celtics Waive Guard Zoran Dragic 14 Days After Acquiring Him From Heat

The Boston Celtics waived guard Zoran Dragic on Monday, according to a team release. Dragic, 26, was acquired from the Miami Heat two weeks ago along with a future second-round pick and cash considerations. The move was never more than a salary dump for Miami, who is in desperate need of whatever space they can muster, with the Celtics receiving a draft pick for helping Miami out...
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat: How good is Goran Dragic?

On February 19th, 2015, Goran Dragic forced his way out of Phoenix to the Miami Heat after half a season of frustratingly sharing the backcourt with both Eric Bledsoe and Isaiah Thomas. The cost for the Miami Heat were two first-round picks along with Danny Granger, Norris Cole, Shawne Williams, and Justin Hamilton. Those are similar assets that the Cleveland Cavaliers had to give...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat News: Heat Sign Goran Dragic to 5-Year, $90 Million Deal

It’s official—Goran Dragic is returning to the Miami Heat. Per multiple sources, including Yahoo’s Adrian Wojnarowksi and ESPN’s Marc Stein, the Heat have re-signed Dragic to a five-year, $90 million deal. The last year of the deal will include a player option. The contract is a lot less than the estimated max of $108 million, which gives the Heat flexibility in their attempt...
Via Heat Nation
July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Goran Dragic, Heat Agree to 5-Year Deal

The Miami Heat were expected to lock up Goran Dragic, and the franchise didn’t waste much time accomplishing that. According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, the point guard has agreed to a five-year max contract with the Heat. Goran Dragic has reached agreement on a five-year, $90 million deal with the Miami Heat, league sources tell Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski...
Via Sportsnaut
July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Marc Stein: ‘Goran Dragic is Basically a Lock to Stay with the Heat’

The status of Miami Heat free agent point guard Goran Dragic may not be as dire as first thought, since ESPN’s Marc Stein has tweeted that Dragic is pretty much a “lock” to return to the team for the 2015-16 season. The expectation leaguewide is that Goran Dragic is basically a lock to stay with the Heat. D-Wade and Deng … not as lock-y as we thought — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine...
Via Heat Nation
June 30, 2015  |  Discuss

Miami Heat News: Goran Dragic to Officially Become Free Agent on July 1

What was long expected has now become official—Goran Dragic will become a free agent on July 1. The Miami Heat point guard allowed his opt-in deadline to pass, which automatically makes him a free agent. His agent, Rade Filipovich, confirmed on Monday to The Sun Sentinel that his client will become a free agent on July 1. Some clarification: Dragic’s had opt-in deadline, which...
Via Heat Nation
June 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Heat Won’t Offer Goran Dragic Max Deal

The Miami Heat made the bold move to acquire disgruntled guard Goran Dragic from the Phoenix Suns in a deal this past February. They did so with the understanding that he could become a free agent this summer. It’s now being reported by ESPN’s Marc Stein that Miami’s anticipated offer to Dragic will fall short of the four-year, $85 max deal that other teams can offer the 29...
Via Sportsnaut
June 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Heat to offer Goran Dragic five-year deal but not for max

Miami Heat point guard Goran Dragic is an unrestricted free agent this summer and the team is intent on retaining him. But apparently not intent enough to offer him a max deal. ESPN NBA insider Marc Stein reported on Saturday night that the Heat are planning to extend Dragic a 5-year, $80 million offer once...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 21, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Goran Dragic Lays into the Suns Front Office

Looking to be dealt before the trade deadline on Thursday, Phoenix Suns guard Goran Dragic absolutely laid into the team’s front office in a Q&A with reporters on Wednesday. Seemingly upset about the team’s unwillingness to engage in serious long-term extension negotiations, Dragic had this to say. I don’t trust them anymore. It happens too many times. Two or three times...
Via Sportsnaut
February 18, 2015  |  Discuss

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