Reggie Jackson, Goran Dragic or Rajon Rondo? I'd put the money on Goran this summer.
Not sure why Lakers wd covet Rondo at this stage -- rather than develop Clarkson -- but if he's going there, Dragic/Miami even more certain
Josh Smith gunning for Goran Dragic's PG spot on the All-Lefty Team. Stunning dime-age
Riley on signing Dragic this FA: "If he doesn't sign, my ass is going to be in that seat & I'll be writing about it." Says very confident.
Riley very confident that Dragic will re-sign. Says he feels very good about the position that they have an advantage over other teams.
Riley on Dragic: "If he doesn't sign, my ass will be in that [media] seat next year."
Pat Riley on signing Goran Dragic: "If he doesn't sign, my ass is going to be in that seat and I'll be writing about it."
Four things to think about when watching MCW and his many flaws: Chauncey Billups, Steve Nash, Kyle Lowry, Goran Dragic.
Heat already several million above next year's cap even before re-signing Dragic.
Goran Dragic says he is inclined (undecided still) not to play for the Slovenian national team this summer. Has free agency & pregnant wife.
Even if Deng opts out of $10.1 M, Heat would still be capped out if Dragic re-signs.
Dragic said "I want to play a little faster than we did." That sounds like the plan. Wade said that requires team defending better.
Dragic says the fact Heat can offer him 5th yr (other bidders can't) is "pretty big," reiterates preference to be here longterm.
Goran Dragic says the extra year the Heat can offer is important for free agency. Heat can offer five, everyone else four.
I mentioned the "no state tax" element to Dragic. He smiled but said he hadn't really considered it.
Dragic said he would have no issue going forward with minutes at shooting guard.
Goran Dragic getting asked about no state income tax. Let's just cut to the chase: HOW MUCH YOU WANT?
Dragic confirms he will opt out, head into free agency.
Dragic didn't have a lot of time to explore the city b/c he was spending time at home with wife. "But I heard a lot of nice stories."
Goran Dragic on his busy summer: "My wife is pregnant so I'll have a lot of things to do."
Goran Dragic leaning toward no participation with national team this summer. Says he’ll be busy with free agency, family.