Goran Dragic channels focus on recovery and another long Heat run

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"So I'm going to obviously give it thought on both sides - having security and my comfort with this organization", he told the Sun Sentinel. That is, of course, the date that the modern National Basketball Association was born. But even that element of the equation comes with the league noting, "The date remains subject to change as circumstances warrant". But the Heat with Pat Riley in charge have a proven track record of drawing free agents between LeBron James and Chris Bosh to just past year with Jimmy Butler.

A torn plantar fascia suffered in Game 1 versus the Los Angeles Lakers limited his availability for the remainder of the Finals.

- NBA Draft: The Heat hold the No. 20 pick in the first round.

Only once in his career has Crowder had long-term security, the five-year, $35 million deal he signed with the Boston Celtics on July 27, 2015 that now has reached its expiration.

Similarly, Crowder said the heart is telling him Heat.

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Goran Dragić was a key figure in the Miami Heat's 2020 Playoff run.

- Options, qualifying offers: Center Kelly Olynyk must decide by the day before the start of free agency (a date yet to be established) whether to pick up his $12.2 million player option for 2020-21.

The Heat are laying the groundwork to aggressively pursue Giannis Antetokounmpo in 2021 free agency, according to the Athletic.The back-to-back league MVP, Antetokounmpo has not drawn close to an extension with the Bucks, leaving his future wide open beyond next season.

- Cap space: The Heat could have up to $21 million in salary-cap space, depending on the approach with the aforementioned free agents, if projected salary-cap projections hold.

Utilizing those exceptions, however, could come with luxury-tax implications. Based on the season he has had, he could be due for his last big contract. At 34, he will consider his options going into the league this season. Is a short-term contract his best option with the Heat?

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