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ASK IRA: Are Heat committed to approach they utilized at end of '16-17?

ASK IRA: Are Heat committed to approach they utilized at end of '16-17?

 


July 24, 2017

Q: Kyrie Irving, the shoot-first point guard, is not someone I would trade Goran Dragic for, at least not on this Heat team. I realize how good he is, believe me, but I don't believe his style fits with Hassan Whiteside and Dion Waiters. -- Gabriel.

A: The problem is getting too caught up with what happened over the second half of last season, as impressive as 30-11 stood. What has defined Erik Spoelstra's ascension up the coaching hierarchy has been his ability to take stock of what he has, then design a system to maximize those pieces, including the changes he made over the course of last season. So whether...

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