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ASK IRA: Should the Heat make Goran Dragic a captain?

ASK IRA: Should the Heat make Goran Dragic a captain?

 


September 21, 2017

Q: Sorry Ira, if Dwyane Wade comes back, Goran Dragic should be the captain over him. Unless, of course, it's part of a banana-boat team. -- Gabriel, Miami.

A: This goes back to my reference of how much of a veteran leader Goran emerged as in Slovenia's run to the EuroBasket championship, as well as Udonis Haslem's limited opportunity to serve as captain while on the court. Now a year removed from the shock of Dwyane's departure, and clearly a different team than during Udonis' prime run as a contributor, it would seem as if Goran deserves the right to lead more than just the offense. Yes, being an NBA...