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Facing a 5 p.m. Monday deadline to reduce their roster to a maximum of 15 players, the Miami Heat on Thursday released rookie guards Tyler Johnson and Larry Drew and Miami-born forward Shawn Jones.
Jason Lieser: Heat cut Shawn Jones, Tyler Johnson & Larry Drew. Hoping to get all 3 in d-league. Roster at 16.
Facing a 5 p.m. Monday deadline to reduce their roster to a maximum of 15 players, the Miami Heat on Thursday released rookie guards Tyler Johnson and Larry Drew and Hialeah-born forward Shawn Jones. The moves leave the Heat with 16 players on their preseason roster. Of the players released Thursday, Johnson was the most intriguing. Johnson, who went undrafted out of Fresno State in June, impressed the Heat with his athletic play during summer league to the degree that they offered him a $75,000 guarantee to attend training camp.
The Miami HEAT announced today that they have signed guard Andre Dawkins and forward Shawn Jones. Per club policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed.
Shams Charania: Shawn Jones of Middle Tennessee State will sign a non-guaranteed camp deal with the Heat, source tells RealGM. Jones played for LAC in July.
Shams Charania: Middle Tennessee State’s Shawn Jones, 14 PPG and 8 RPG as senior, has committed to play w/ Clippers in summer league, source tells RealGM.