Agent: Heat’s Johnson will be ready for training camp

James Johnson is considered to be a versatile player. Possessor of a solid, all-around offensive game and a tough-guy, nose-to-the-grindstone mindset on the defensive end of the floor, the Miami Heat forward has plenty in his NBA toolbox. So the sports hernia surgery the 6-foot-9, 250-pound Johnson had back in May won’t stop him from […]

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Heat’s Johnson blocking all the ‘outside noise’

Tyler Johnson signed a four-year, $50 million contract with the Miami Heat in 2016, and ever since then, he’s been under pressure from the media and fans to live up to that money and produce at a higher level on the court. This past season, Johnson averaged 11.7 points, 3.4 rebounds and 2.3 assists in […]

Heat received trade interest in Richardson, weren’t interested

The Miami Heat have received trade interest in shooting guard Josh Richardson this summer, but aren’t interested in moving him, according to a report from the Miami Herald. Per the report, the Heat want Richardson to be more aggressive on offense in 2018-19 and are high on his potential. In 81 games this past season, Richardson […]

Heat’s Winslow not stressing over contract extension

Miami Heat swingman Justise Winslow will become a restricted free agent next summer if he and the franchise are unable to agree upon an extension before the 2018-19 season starts. Winslow says he’s not thinking about the contract extension and is not stressing over it. The Heat have already extended a $4.7 million qualifying offer to Winslow, so […]

Heat have made Whiteside, Johnson, Waiters available in trade talks

The Miami Heat have made Hassan Whiteside, Dion Waiters and Tyler Johnson available in trade talks this summer, according to a report from Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald. The Heat, however, haven’t found a trade market for any of the players. Whiteside is owed $24.4 million and $27.1 million in the final two years […]

Winslow: There was ‘animosity’ when Wade signed with Bulls

When Dwyane Wade signed with the Chicago Bulls in the summer of 2016, Miami Heat swingman Justise Winslow says there was some animosity between he and Wade. Wade took Winslow under his wing when Winslow entered the league in 2015. The two had a very close relationship and Wade served as a great mentor to Winslow. Things changed, […]