Sep 02, 2014 1:36 PM EDT
Undrafted free agent Andre Dawkins has agreed to a training camp deal with the Miami Heat, league sources told RealGM.
In four seasons at Duke University, Dawkins established himself as a reliable spot-up shooter for Mike Krzyzewski, polished for the pro game. He was a reserve guard for the 2010 national championship team.
As a senior, Dawkins knocked down 42.1 percent of his three-point shots and attempted nearly five per game. The 6-foot-4 guard averaged 7.9 points last season.
Dawkins, 22, played for the Heat and Houston Rockets in the NBA summer league in July.
Aug 31, 2014 11:26 PM EDT
The Miami Heat have reassigned longtime assistant coaches Ron Rothstein and Bob McAdoo.
Rothstein and McAdoo will no longer play significant roles on Erik Spoelstra's staff and could leave the bench altogether.
It is immediately unclear what role Rothstein and McAdoo will have in the organization, but both are expected to continue to have jobs with the Heat, league sources said.
David Fizdale has become the top assistant in recent seasons, while Juwan Howard will be promoted from his role in player development.
Aug 31, 2014 12:08 PM EDT
Nazr Mohammed worked out and met with the Miami Heat on Thursday.
The Heat are searching for another backup big man.
Among available centers, the Heat are most intrigued by Emeka Okafor, who is still rehabiliating a back injury.
Mohammed spent the past two seasons with the Chicago Bulls.
Aug 28, 2014 9:29 AM EDT
Leandro Barbosa has agreed upon a one-year deal with the Golden State Warriors for the veteran minimum.
Barbosa played 20 games last season with the Phoenix Suns.
Barbosa received initial interest from the MIami Heat as well.
Aug 27, 2014 7:11 PM EDT
The Miami Heat have signed guard Shannon Brown.
Brown signed a one-year contract.
Brown, an eight-year NBA veteran, has appeared in 403 career NBA regular season games (58 starts) and averaged 7.7 points, 1.9 rebounds, 1.1 assists and 18.0 minutes while shooting 42 percent from the field, 33.1 percent from three-point range and 80.7 percent from the foul line. He split the 2013-14 season between the San Antonio Spurs and New York Knicks.
Brown won back-to-back NBA Championships with the Los Angeles Lakers in 2009 and 2010.
The Heat's roster now stands at 16.
Aug 24, 2014 11:31 PM EDT
Emeka Okafor has received interest from the Cleveland Cavaliers and Miami Heat among roughly half of the NBA's teams, according to sources.
Okafor, however, is unlikely to sign with a team until midseason as he continues to heal from a herniated disk.
"He'll be in high demand when he's back," one source said.
Okafor suffered his injury during preseason last year and was subsequently dealt from the Washington Wizards to the Phoenix Suns.
Aug 17, 2014 11:16 AM EDT
Shawn Marion has committed to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
Marion also received interest from the Los Angeles Clippers, Indiana Pacers and Miami Heat.
The Cavaliers could only offer Marion a veteran's minimum deal, but the chance to play alongside LeBron James and compete for a title clinched his decision.
Marion met with Larry Bird earlier this week and could offer more money, but the Pacers would only spend as much on him using their Paul George injury exception as would be allowed while staying under the tax.
Aug 17, 2014 10:23 AM EDT
The Los Angeles Clippers have expressed interest in signing Shawn Marion.
Marion has met recently with the Cleveland Cavaliers and Indiana Pacers, but remains unsigned.
The Miami Heat also remain interested in Marion.
Aug 12, 2014 1:28 AM EDT
Indiana prosecutors have formally charged Greg Oden with battery for allegedy punching his ex-girlfriend in the face during a fight.
Oden was charged on Monday with felony battery that resulted in serious bodily injury, misdemeanor domestic battery and misdemeanor battery resulting in serious bodily injury.
Oden, a former No. 1 overall draft pick, played for the Miami Heat last season.
Aug 09, 2014 3:45 PM EDT
Ray Allen will wait until September before deciding if he will continue his NBA career for a 19th season.
Allen has been linked with joining LeBron James with the Cleveland Cavaliers.
"It's August and I don't want to rush to judgment," Allen said Friday night at the seventh annual Jim Calhoun Charity All-Star Classic. "I want to get to September and see how I really feel."
Allen averaged 26 minutes and 9.6 points per game off the bench last season.
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Reggie Williams has agreed to a one-year contract with the Heat, a league source told RealGM.
Stan Van Gundy was an assistant coach with the Heat during Tim Hardaway's stint with the team as a player.
Shawn Jones will sign a non-guaranteed training camp deal with the Heat, a league source told RealGM.
Shawn Marion is leaning strongly toward signing with the Cavaliers over the Pacers.
Tyler Johnson has reached an agreement on a free agent contract with the Heat, a league source told RealGM.
Ray Allen knows he is wanted in NBA free agency but is not rushing into a decision on his playing future.
Dwyane Wade admitted he knew of LeBron James' decision before the official announcement in Sports Illustrated.
Shawne Williams split the 2013-14 season with the Lakers and their D-League affiliate, the D-Fenders.
Chris Bosh was close to leaving the Heat for the Rockets before ultimately deciding to re-sign on a five-year, $118 million contract.
Chris Bosh decided to remain with the Heat amid a four-year max contract offer from the Rockets.
Pat Riley said he did not hear from LeBron James during the free agent process.
Michael Beasley worked out for the Lakers in El Segundo on Wednesday.
An unofficial internal schedule of select games has Cleveland playing the Heat in Miami on Christmas on ABC.
The Heat have three remaining roster spots and have been non-committal with Michael Beasley and Greg Oden.
Chris Singleton played in just 25 games (250 minutes) this past season after the Wizards declined their fourth-year option on his contract.
The Jazz have expressed interest in signing Toure' Murry, according to a source.
The Heat were able to restructure their roster by giving Udonis Haslem a new deal.
The Heat and Udonis Haslem have agred upon a $2.7 millon deal using their space exception.
Dwyane Wade have agreed upon a two-year deal with the Heat with a 14-15 salary worth approximately $16 million.
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