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Heat's Goran Dragic: Fifth year on contract 'pretty big' consideration

Point guard Goran Dragic just offered up a bit of sweet music for the Heat front office's ears.As poorly as things went for the Heat in 2014-15, losing out on Dragic in free agency would be the ultimate catastrophe in the post-LeBron James era. Fortunately for Miami, it sounds as if Dragic is leaning toward coming back to the Heat -- and the financial considerations certainly point...
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9 hours ago  |  Discuss

Why the Heat Must Do Everything in Their Power to Re-Sign Goran Dragic

There is little doubt that the biggest offseason priority for the Miami Heat will be to re-sign point guard Goran Dragic. Dragic announced during the Heat’s final media session of the 2014-15 season that he would opt out of his contract and officially become a free agent during the 2015 offseason. However, that doesn’t mean he won’t return to Miami—it just means that he’ll...
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18 hours ago  |  Discuss

Goran Dragic: Fifth Year Is 'Pretty Big' On Deal With Heat

Goran Dragic has said he will give the Miami Heat an edge when he becomes a free agent in July. Dragic will place value in the possible fifth season that the Heat can offer in a maximum contract. "It's pretty big," Dragic said of securing such a fifth season. "Because every player wants to sign as long as he can. Of course, my goal is to stay in that spot that I'm going to sign....
Via RealGM
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Pat Riley Takes Subtle Jab at LeBron James, Confident Goran Dragic Won’t Bolt

Pat Riley has never been one to sugarcoat things. During his final press conference of the 2014-15 season, that attitude did not change one bit. There were a number of highlights from Riley’s end-of-season session—he addressed topics relating to Goran Dragic‘s return, the Miami Heat missing the playoffs for the first time in seven years, and even a subtle jab at LeBron James...
Via Heat Nation
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Highlights of Miami Heat’s Exit Interview Media Session

The Miami Heat capped a disappointing 2014-15 season with a 37-45 record. A couple days after defeating the Philadelphia 76ers in the regular season finale, the Heat conducted their final media session of the season. There were statements from key figures such as Erik Spoelstra, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh and Goran Dragic in regards to the 2014-15 season, what to expect from the team...
Via Heat Nation
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat News: Goran Dragic To Opt Out And Enter Free Agency

While it was expected for some time that Goran Dragic would opt out of the final year of his contract, now it’s official. Ira Winderman of The Sun Sentinel has confirmed that Dragic will opt out and head into free agency this offseason. Dragic held a player option for the 2015-16 season which would have paid him $7.5 million. However, the 28-year-old point guard has made it...
Via Heat Nation
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Goran Dragic To Review Every Offer In Free Agency

Goran Dragic confirmed Friday that he will opt out of his contract and become a free agent in July. Dragic has said he hopes to stay with the Miami Heat, but he will review offers in free agency. "Every offer, we're going to go through," Dragic said. "I like this organization, this basketball style."
Via RealGM
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Goran Dragić needs to stay with the Miami Heat

As the final days of the NBA regular season dwindle, a rare sight can be seen in the Eastern Conference standings. No, it’s not the many teams that have sub-500 winning records are either in the playoffs or are in striking distance of the playoffs. It’s that the reigning four-time Eastern Conference Champions Miami Heat are in that mix. As a Heat fan, I can tell you this is a...
15 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Heat: 3 reasons why they should max sign Goran Dragic

With the offseason just a couple of months away, the decision to sign Goran Dragic to a long-term contract is quickly approaching . I will present to you three reasons on why the Miami Heat should take their chances and sign Dragic to a max contract. Dwayne Wade loves him Dwayne Wade has been vocal about his desires to continue playing with Goran Dragic. “I think he fits with...
24 days ago  |  Discuss

Goran Dragic will not re-sign with Suns, wants trade

Goran Dragic’s representatives met with the Phoenix Suns on Tuesday to inform the team that the point guard will not re-sign with them after the season. Dragic is also hoping the team will trade him prior to the deadline on Thursday. USA Today’s Sam Amick reported news of the meeting Tuesday and says Dragic’s desire...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 17, 2015  |  Discuss

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