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    Default THE OFFICIAL MIAMI HEAT SUMMER of 2010 Thread.



    Players under Contract:

    Dwyane Wade -Bird Rule Resign.
    James Jones
    Daequan Cook
    Michael Beasley

    Option pickup

    Mario Chalmers

    Re-ups

    Udonis Haslem
    Dorell Wright
    Quentin Richardson


    Max Contract Targets (1) + (1) Jr. max


    Amare Stoudmire
    Chris Bosh
    Lebron James
    Carlos Boozer
    Joe Johnson
    Rudy Gay- Option S&T - Restricted


    Bench Targets/Complimentary:


    Raja Bell
    Josh Howard (Team Option - owed $11.8 million in 10/11)
    Brad Miller
    Jermaine O'Neal
    Kenyon Martin (ETO - owed $16.5 million in 10/11)
    Mike Miller
    Nate Robinson
    Brendan Haywood
    Zydrunas Ilgauskas
    Al Harrington
    Kyle Korver
    Drew Gooden
    Luis Scola (restricted)
    Sergio Rodriguez (unrestricted if Knicks don't offer QO)
    John Salmons (ETO owed $5.8 million in 10/11)
    Tyson Chandler (ETO - owed $12.8 million in 10/11)
    T.J. Ford (PO - owed $8.5 million in 10/11)
    Travis Outlaw
    Earl Watson
    Larry Hughes
    Luke Ridnour
    Louis Amundson
    Channing Frye (PO - owed $2.1 million in 10/11)
    Grant Hill (PO - owed $3.3 million in 10/11)
    Steve Blake
    Ben Wallace
    Tony Allen
    Marquis Daniels
    Amir Johnson
    Leon Powe (team option)
    Anthony Morrow (restricted)
    C.J. Watson (restricted)
    Kelenna Azubuike (PO owed $3.3 million in 10/11)
    Jordan Farmer (restricted)
    Shannon Brown (PO owed $2.2 million in 10/11)
    Joe Alexander
    Hakim Warrick
    Chris Duhon
    Derek Fisher
    Marcus Williams
    Mo Evans
    Shelden Williams
    Stephen Graham
    Damien Wilkins
    Luther Head
    Rasual Butler
    Kurt Thomas
    Bobby Simmons
    Tony Battie
    Trenton Hassell
    Sean Williams
    Jarvis Hayes
    Rodney Carney
    Desmond Mason
    Sean May
    Etan Thomas
    Kenny Thomas
    Tim Thomas


    Restricted:


    Tyrus Thomas
    J.J. Redick
    Randy Foye
    Kyle Lowry
    Ronnie Brewer
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    First reply.

    Wade and Riles have made us wait 2-3 years for this. Better make it count, guys.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Desides View Post
    First reply.

    Wade and Riles have made us wait 2-3 years for this. Better make it count, guys.
    You think you guys have it bad? Try being a Knick fan. See I made you feel 100x better.

    I look forward to both our teams getting better and seeing a rivalry renewed


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    Quote Originally Posted by Boik14 View Post
    You think you guys have it bad? Try being a Knick fan. See I made you feel 100x better.

    I look forward to both our teams getting better and seeing a rivalry renewed
    I have a rule: never feel bad for a New York team. After all, they hurt themselves trying to buy championships every year. A little cellar-dwelling is good for the ego.

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    July 2010: The future of the Miami Heat begins; The future for all else ends.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Desides View Post
    I have a rule: never feel bad for a New York team. After all, they hurt themselves trying to buy championships every year. A little cellar-dwelling is good for the ego.
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    This thread is gonna be great or a disaster.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Finsanity View Post
    This thread is gonna be great or a disaster.
    It is gonna be great.

    The Thread is not the "Official new Yawk Knicks do the bron Bron and hold it down Thread."

    so we are safe.

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    In Riley we trust.

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    Do we have the money to bring back UD, Chalmers, Q, Dorell if we go the Max/Junior Max route?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dolphinsfan69 View Post
    Do we have the money to bring back UD, Chalmers, Q, Dorell if we go the Max/Junior Max route?
    Yes.

    I would say NO on Que though...Que has value and if we do what I suspect we will do (Sign Raja Bell) Then Que won;t be needed and he will get around 3 mil a year which is alot for a 8th man..
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    Had an interesting conversation with an interesting person today.

    All I'm going to say is, "Bye Beasley."

    Surprise. Our top target going into free agency isn't even a free agent. Chris Paul will be discussed and pursued heavily. Darren Collison as well. Hornets will move one, preferably Collison, but only if they can get another team to take on Peja and/or Okafor. This works for Miami in a Michael Beasley deal with Cook and/or James Jones included, as taking on Collison/Okafor would still allow Miami to sign a max free agent and have around mid-level money remaining to fill out the roster, but this also gives us two starters.

    Imagine walking into training camp with Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh/Amare/Boozer, Emeka Okafor, Darren Collison, Udonis Haslem, Q-Rich/Dorell, Anthony, minimum guys like Raja Bell, and perhaps a mid level player.

    It's a scary though.


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    New ownership coming in for New Orleans is the reason why they might be willing to move Chris Paul. People around Chris Paul believe that he truly wants out. If you want to talk about the Wade/LBJ friendship which is the only reason why we're even connected to LBJ (which won't happen), make note that Dwyane Wade's best friend in the business aside from Q-Rich & Dorell is Chris Paul.

    Ultimately, I think they move Collison instead. But it would not surprise me if they keep Collison (younger and cheaper) and completely rebuild/wipe out pay roll by moving Chris Paul, especially if he requests a trade which many believe will happen.


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    I have heard the Chris Paul thing.

    if we do it...we have to abandon any junior max discussions for a SF. but we will have to explore shooters...Korver?

    It changes the makeup of what our lineup will look like to close the 4th quarter.
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    I dont like the idea. I love CP3 but I think we need a big to go with Wade.


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    Quote Originally Posted by Section126 View Post
    I have heard the Chris Paul thing.

    if we do it...we have to abandon any junior max discussions for a SF. but we will have to explore shooters...Korver?

    It changes the makeup of what our lineup will look like to close the 4th quarter.
    Why is that? what's the difference between picking up Chris Paul + jnr max and picking up max + jnr max?

    Also...which guys are being looked at for jnr max contracts?

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    Quote Originally Posted by High Definition View Post
    New ownership coming in for New Orleans is the reason why they might be willing to move Chris Paul. People around Chris Paul believe that he truly wants out. If you want to talk about the Wade/LBJ friendship which is the only reason why we're even connected to LBJ (which won't happen), make note that Dwyane Wade's best friend in the business aside from Q-Rich & Dorell is Chris Paul.
    Bro, I hope so, George Shinn is my list, when the Hornets were in Charlotte they led the NBA in attendance, he pulled the plug and moved to NO after dealing LJ and Alonzo Mourning and Kobe Bryant.

    Ultimately, I think they move Collison instead. But it would not surprise me if they keep Collison (younger and cheaper) and completely rebuild/wipe out pay roll by moving Chris Paul, especially if he requests a trade which many believe will happen.
    They gave away Tyson Chandler, Shinn is such a skinflint it would not surprise me to see CP dealt.

    Which imho would be 50% of the Heat's battle, they need an inside presence with JO appearing to be d-o-n-e and UH more of an auxilliary player.

    Meanwhile, I'm waiting to see if Sect's 2009 prediction that a "lost" season, a non competitive one, leads to two MAX FA's, or whether DWade's vow that "this is the last first round playoff series I lose I can tell you that" holds true if the Heat are shut out this year.

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    Assuming Wade stays...

    "Because he sacrifices his health in order to make money. Then he sacrifices money to recuperate his health. And then he is so anxious about the future that he does not enjoy the present; the result being that he does not live in the present or the future; he lives as if he is never going to die, and then dies having never really lived.

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    Quote Originally Posted by lmeister3 View Post
    Assuming Wade stays...
    Every time you go to bed, you assume you wake up to see the next day.
    Same exact situation.

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