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Heat Index | ESPN Nov 25, 2014

Deng, like Heat, in rebuilding mode again

MIAMI -- After enduring 11 months of instability and controversy, Luol Deng hopes to finally close in on something over the final weeks of 2014 that has evaded him all year: comfort. "It's been a tough process," Deng said. "But I'm not panicking or dropping my head or anything." As Deng nears the end of a succession of turbulent transitions the past 10 months, he's encouraged by the opportunities ahead as he settles into his latest job as the Miami Heat's starting small forward.
Chicago Sun-Times Oct 29, 2014

Jimmy Butler out for Bulls’ opener

“Next man up,’’ has come out of the mouth of Tom Thibodeau way too many times the past few years. Whether if it’s been injuries to Derrick Rose, Carlos Boozer, Luol Deng or Joakim Noah, the Bulls coach has been very consistent with that mentality.

VIDEO: How far can the Heat go this season?

Miami is one of the most puzzling teams in the Eastern Conference and the mystery will start unraveling tonight. The Heat open a new season and a new era at home against the Wizards. LeBron James is long gone. Chris Bosh and Dwyane Wade are called to carry a group that includes new faces Luol Deng, Danny Granger and eventually Josh McRoberts. (McRoberts will start the season when he heals up from offseason toe surgery; he is out tonight, replaced by Shawne Williams at power forward). Here is an overview of what is possible for Miami this season:

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