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ASK IRA: Is there a Heat role left for Haslem?

ASK IRA: Is there a Heat role left for Haslem?

Q: Ira, how come nobody talks about Udonis Haslem? The man has been the heart and soul of this team for years, but he always seems like the outcast? Where is some loyalty and some reward for all that he has done? He has always taken the pay cut to help the team. He is the Heat and has been for years. -- Matt, Tucson, Ariz. A: Look, few have shown as enduring a commitment to the Heat as Udonis. And for that, his number will one day be raised to the rafters at AmericanAirlines Arena. But even Pat Riley would be the first to acknowledge that this is business. And part of the business is deciding what is best for the team, which sometimes transcends loyalty. The Heat's best options at...

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