4:35 PM EST, Sun February 17, 2019

Heat remain confident in McGruder after becoming latest left out of rotation

As Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra cut his rotation down to nine players in Wednesday night’s loss to the Los Angeles Clippers, it was inevitable that someone would be left out. That was guard Rodney McGruder. McGruder went from starter in all 44 appearances this season to “did not play – coach’s...

For starters, Heat's Rodney McGruder earns higher ground for free agency

So it turns out that Rodney McGruder was a first-round draft pick, after all. Or, to be more accurate, the Miami Heat forward has earned recognition as such. As part of the NBA's latest collective-bargaining agreement, a "starter criteria" element was added to reward players who have achieved beyond...

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