The Miami Heat entered Thursday night’s NBA Draft as observers after trading away their picks over multiple years to assemble the Big Three of LeBron James, Chris Bosh, and Dwyane Wade. But by the end of the night, the Heat walked out with a prospect who dominated the Big West Conference last year.
While he’s yet to make any meaningful contribution on the court, the Miami Heat have seen enough of Chris Andersen to sign him to a second 10-day contract.
The Miami Heat has picked up two new players on short term basis. On Sunday the team announced that they had signed forward/center Chris Andersen and re-signed forward Jarvis Varnado to ten day contracts.
LeBron James twisted his right ankle, got kicked in the face and missed two dunks. Austin Rivers sprained his right ankle for the second time in four days, falling backward in highly awkward fashion.
The Miami Heat signed 6’10” Josh Harrellson, last of the New York Knicks, Monday afternoon to bring their total roster number to 18 heading into training camp.