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Udonis Haslem
Udonis Haslem
Position: F
Born: 06/09/80
Height: 6-8 / 2.03
Weight:227 lbs. / 103.4 kg.
Salary: $4,000,000
Me: Where did this entrepreneurial passion come from? UH: When I was hurt in the playoffs (2010), the year we played Chicago, I spent all year out. I came back for that Chicago series. I just had a lot of time to think. The injury I had was so specific, which was the Lisfranc injury. I had never heard of it. I had never seen it. And I started to research it. It wasn’t good. I didn’t know if I’d be back. And so I just had to start thinking. Me: I’m sure you talked with Caron Butler about this? UH: Yeah. Definitely. I had extensive conversations with Caron about it. I played with Caron one year and I had a chance to sit down and talk to him this summer.
Udonis Haslem wasn’t near his cellphone when Dwyane Wade left a text message informing his teammate and brother for the first 13 years of their careers that he was leaving the Miami Heat to go play for his hometown Chicago Bulls. Haslem was shocked like many others, staring in disbelief as he watched the news scroll on his television, and then rushed to his cellphone to find the disappointing confirmation. “My heart dropped,” Haslem told The Vertical.
It was so hard to digest for Haslem, who spent his first 13 years in the league playing alongside Wade and winning three NBA titles, the Heat’s team captain said he watched Wade’s new player introduction with the Bulls five times before he finally decided to put down his phone. “I spoke to him last night,” Haslem said with a grin after Tuesday morning’s shoot around at Georgetown University. “I told him it was awkward, it was weird. I didn’t like it. “But as a friend, I wish him the best and I’m happy for him. I’ve had a tremendous opportunity to play in my hometown my whole career. It’s a gift and a curse. But if you do it the right way and stay focused it’s an amazing experience.”