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Heat Trying To Salary Dump Chris Andersen, Mario Chalmers

Jul 7, 2015 4:39 PM

The Miami Heat are approximately $13 million over the projected tax line and have made both Mario Chalmers and Chris Andersen available for nothing.

The Heat have also made Shabazz Napier available as they look to create extra cap room for next summer.

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Tags: Mario Chalmers, Chris Andersen, Shabazz Napier, Miami Heat, NBA, NBA Trade Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor

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Heat Sign Justise Winslow

Jul 3, 2015 1:09 PM

The Miami Heat have signed forward Justise Winslow.

Winslow cannot be traded for 30 days.

Winslow, who helped Duke to the 2015 NCAA Championship as a freshman, appeared in 39 games (all starts) for the Blue Devils and averaged 12.6 points, 6.5 rebounds, 2.1 assists, 1.33 steals and 29.1 minutes while shooting 48.6 percent from the field, 41.8 percent from three-point range and 64.1 percent from the foul line.

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Tags: Justise Winslow, Miami Heat, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor

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Dwyane Wade, Heat Agree Upon One-Year, $20M Deal

Jul 2, 2015 5:59 PM

Dwyane Wade has agreed to re-sign with the Miami Heat on a one-year, $20 million deal.

Wade opted out of his contract for the 15-16 season, which was worth $16.1 million.

Wade was initially seeking a long-term deal with the Heat.

“The Heat family and I have shared incredible moments over the years and I look forward to continuing our journey," wrote Wade in a statement.

Tim Reynolds/AP

Tags: Dwyane Wade, Miami Heat, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor

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Heat Pursuing Meeting With LaMarcus Aldridge

Jul 2, 2015 4:06 PM

The Miami Heat are now pursuing a meeting with LaMarcus Aldridge in free agency.

The Heat signed Goran Dragic this offseason and are in talks with Dwyane Wade on a new deal.

Miami would need to agree upon a sign-and-trade with the Portland Trail Blazers to acquire Aldridge. 

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Tags: LaMarcus Aldridge, Miami Heat, Portland Trail Blazers, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Trade Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor

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J.J. Barea Receiving Interest From Heat, Mavs

Jul 2, 2015 12:39 PM

J.J. Barea is receiving interest in free agency from the Miami Heat and Dallas Mavericks.

Barea is looking for a three-year deal.

Barea returned to the Mavericks this past season.

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Tags: J.J. Barea, Dallas Mavericks, Miami Heat, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor

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Dwyane Wade, Heat Progressing On Multi-Year Deal

Jul 1, 2015 1:24 PM

The Miami Heat and Dwyane Wade are making progress on a multi-year deal.

Wade opted out of his contract with the Heat for the 15-16 season in hopes of securing a long-term deal.

Wade has left considerable amounts of money on the table during his tenure with the Heat.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Tags: Dwyane Wade, Miami Heat, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor

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Goran Dragic, Heat Agree Upon Five-Year, $90M Deal

Jul 1, 2015 10:03 AM

Goran Dragic and the Miami Heat have agreed upon a five-year, $90 million contract.

Dragic's deal includes a player option after the fourth season.

The Heat acquired Dragic from the Phoenix Suns at the trade deadline.

Adrian Wojnarowski/Yahoo! Sports

Tags: Goran Dragic, Miami Heat, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor

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Carlos Boozer To Receive Interest From Nets, Mavs, Rockets, Lakers, Heat, Spurs

Jun 30, 2015 8:06 PM

Carlos Boozer is expected to receive interest from at least six teams in free agency.

The Brooklyn Nets, Dallas Mavericks, Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs have been mentioned as teams interested in Boozer.

Boozer spent the 14-15 season with the Lakers after being amnestied by the Chicago Bulls.

Chris Broussard/ESPN

Tags: Carlos Boozer, Dallas Mavericks, Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat, San Antonio Spurs, Brooklyn Nets, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor

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Derrick Williams To Receive Interest From Kings, Wizards, Rockets, Lakers, Heat, Suns, Knicks

Jun 30, 2015 8:04 PM

Derrick Williams is expected to receive interest in free agency from at least seven teams.

The Sacramento Kings, Washington Wizards, Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat, Phoenix Suns and New York Knicks will pursue Williams.

Williams has been with the Kings since 2013 when he was traded by the Minnesota Timberwolves.

Chris Broussard/ESPN

Tags: Derrick Williams, Houston Rockets, Los Angeles Lakers, Miami Heat, New York Knicks, Phoenix Suns, Sacramento Kings, Washington Wizards, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor

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Dwyane Wade Opts For Free Agency

Jun 29, 2015 4:19 PM

Dwyane Wade has decided not to pick up his player option for the 15-16 season to become a free agent.

Wade is seeking a long-term deal and is believed to be far apart on years and dollars with the Miami Heat. Wade is seeking a deal that would average at least $16 million per season over three seasons. The Heat had preferred for Wade to work with the team on a new contract after the 2016 free agency period.

Wade has given up money over the years to help Miami's salary cap to sign other players, including opting out last year.

Ramona Shelburne/ESPN

Tags: Dwyane Wade, Miami Heat, NBA, NBA Signing Rumor, NBA Misc Rumor

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Luol Deng Decides To Remain With Heat
The Heat had expected Luol Deng to opt for free agency.

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Nuggets, Heat Express Interest In Eric Moreland In Trade Talks With Kings
The Nuggets and Heat have discussed deals with the Kings that include forward Eric Moreland, league sources told RealGM.

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Mavericks Targeting Danny Green As Monta Ellis Pursues Deal On East Coast
The Maveicks are targeting Spurs free agent Danny Green, league sources told RealGM

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Monta Ellis Opting Out, Interest Coming From Pacers, Heat
Monta Ellis was last a free agent in 2013 when he found the market softer than expected after opting out while with the Bucks.

Chris Broussard/ESPN

Heat Looking To Trade Mario Chalmers, Chris Andersen
Chris Andersen and Mario Chalmers are due a combined $9.3 million next season.

Ramona Shelburne, Brian Windhorst/ESPN

Dwyane Wade, Heat To Meet Before Player Option Decision
Dwyane Wade prefers to finish his career with the Heat, but he's been disappointed by the team's initial overtures.

Ramona Shelburne, Brian Windhorst/ESPN

Lakers, Dwyane Wade Have Mutual Interest
The Lakers have maximum cap space to offer Dwyane Wade.

Chris Mannix/Sports Illustrated

Heat Plan To Offer Goran Dragic Five-Year, $80M Deal
The Heat plan to be highly aggressive in securing a commitment from Goran Dragic in free agency.

Marc Stein/ESPN

Heat Prefer To Sign Dwyane Wade To Three-Year, $36M Contract
The current gap of $24 million between Dwyane Wade and the Heat is expected to close at least somewhat.

Barry Jackson/Miami Herald

Dwyane Wade: Contract Will Be Settled In July
Dwyane Wade has until June 30th to opt out of his contract.

Ira Winderman/South Florida Sun Sentinel

Dwyane Wade Seeks $20M Per Season From Heat
Dwyane Wade decided he wants the long-term security now instead of waiting.

Barry Jackson/Miami Herald

Miami's Initial Offer To Dwyane Wade Believed To Be Under $10M Per Season
Dwyane Wade is now considering opting out of his contract and weighing his options elsewhere.

Ethan Skolnick/Bleacher Report

LeBron Was First To Broach Idea Of Forming Big 3 In 2010
Up until that point, Dwyane Wade had been relaying to Miami management there was no way LeBron James would be interested in joining them.

Dan Le Batard/Miami Herald

Heat Want Salary Flexibility To Meet With Kevin Durant In Free Agency
The Heat want the salary flexibility needed to get in a meeting with Kevin Durant when he enters free agency in 2016.

Dan Le Batard/Miami Herald

Dwyane Wade, Heat Have 'Sizable Gap' On Contract Plans
There is a sentiment in Dwyane Wade's camp that he could opt out this summer with the hope the Heat would give him a three-year deal.

Barry Jackson/Miami Herald

Goran Dragic Assured Heat Will Play Faster Moving Forward
Goran Dragic still appears to consider the Heat as the frontrunner heading into free agency.

Barry Jackson/Miami Herald

Cavaliers Will Feel Pressure To Re-Sign Free Agents After Miami's Amnesty Of Miller
LeBron James wanted to go home to Cleveland, but other issues were in play such as the Heat using the amnesty on Mike Miller.

Brian Windhorst/ESPN

Wolves Win 2015 NBA Draft Lottery
The Wolves have won the lottery with the Lakers moving up to No. 2 and the 76ers staying at No. 3.

RealGM Staff Report

Divac, Noel, Bird Among On-Stage Participants For Lottery
The NBA has released the list of on-stage participants for next week's draft lottery.

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Chris Bosh Expects To Be Ready For Opening Night
Chris Bosh is recovering from blood clots on his lung and he expects to be ready for opening night.

Ira Winderman/South Florida Sun-Sentinel

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