Mario Chalmers was instructing Shawne Williams before that first FT, missed it, immediately went back to instructing.
Also looks like Shawne Williams will start opening night, next Wednesday vs. Wizards, if McRoberts isn't back, and even then, possibly so.
If tonight is the Heat's dress rehearsal for opening night...Shawne Williams has come a long way. Congrats to him.
Heat also starting Shawne Williams again at PF. Seems to be their guy until Josh McRoberts is back.
Norris Cole again starts in place of Chalmers at point guard. Also starting: Chris Bosh, Shawne Williams, Luol Deng and Dwyane Wade.
Among the starters in tonight's Heat-Spurs "NBA Finals Rematch": Shawne Williams, Matt Bonner, Kyle Anderson and Cory Joseph.
Spoestra to hold out Wade, Bosh, Deng and Birdman tonight, likely to start Shawne Williams, Haslem, Granger, Cole and Chalmers.
Yes, this is the same Shawne Williams who played in the Hawks game.
Shawne Williams with 16 points for the Heat. Warriors 102, Heat 99
Where would with the Heat be tonight without Shawne Williams (yes, actually just typed that)?
Napier, Chalmers, Ennis, Shawne Williams, Bosh in for the Heat with 7-min mark coming.
Nice bounce-back games from Luol Deng and Shawne Williams tonight.
Shawne Williams with his fourth three-pointer. Warriors 83, Heat 72
Heat offense has been fine. Shawne Williams loading up on threes. The defense remains the issue.
So it has come down to . . . Shawne Williams 3-pointers.
Heat starters: Cole, Wade, Deng, Shawne Williams and Bosh. So back near his Kansas college roots, Chalmers again doesn't start.
Looking like Shawne Williams will get the call at power forward. Spoelstra said he is not starting Granger-Luol in tandem again tonight.
Erik Spoelstra says Shawne Williams has been "one of the great surprises" in preseason.
Shawne Williams has played the most minutes for the Heat so far, but only has 2 rebounds, 1 assist and 2 fouls in 12 minutes to show for it.
Shabazz Napier also seeing some early action. Shannon Brown and Shawne Williams are also in.
Shawne Williams enters as first Heat reserve, for Granger.
Second half was quite a bit more interesting thanks to Ennis (12 points), Napier (12) and Shawne Williams (7).
Danny Granger & Shawne Williams need to make perimeter shots to justify rotation spots. And for the Heat to have enough shooters.
Right play, but Shawne Williams is now the least popular man in Brazil. Crowd wanted the LeBron transition slam.
Double technical on Heat's Shawne Williams and Orlando's Dewayne Dedmon.
Shawne Williams with the preseason technical, the rare time when it costs you to play the game.
Dewayne Dedmon and Shawne Williams were whistled for a double technical foul after a foul by Williams.
And with the jinx-o-matic, Shawne Williams picks up third Heat turnover.
Spoelstra warned not to make judgments based on preseason rotation, but it sure seems Shawne Williams poised to get more time than Haslem.
Shawne Williams having a rough game in his first start for the Heat. He's currently scoreless with 5 shot attempts, 3 from beyond the arc.
Cole back to start the second half, as are Shawne Williams, Wade, Bosh and Deng.
Heat going small with Chalmers entering the game for Shawne Williams. Lineup now is Bosh-Deng-Wade-Chalmers-Cole
Chalmers checks in with 5:16 left in first, for Shawne Williams, as Heat go small with Wade, Cole, Chalmers.
Shawne Williams trying to do a little too much with the ball in his hands on that penetration.
Heat starters: Cole (!), Wade, Shawne Williams, Deng, Bosh. Magic starters: L Ridnour, Evan Fournier, Tobias Harris, Aaron Gordon, N Vucevic
Norris Cole to start at point tonight, not Chalmers. Other starters: Bosh, Shawne Williams, Dwyane Wade and Luol Deng.
Heat starters: Bosh, Wade, Deng, Norris, Shawne Williams.
Heat will start Wade, Bosh, Deng, Norris Cole & Shawne Williams tonight.
Shawne Williams has a locker, for those asking. He has a guaranteed contract.
Ennis 17 points, Granger 12, Shawne Williams 12 in Heat's 98-86 preseason opening loss to New Orleans in Louisville.
Shawne Williams, Danny Granger lead the Heat with 12 points each.
Shawne Williams continues to state his case at the start of the third quarter.
Heat 18, Pelicans 16 at end of first. Granger looked best for Heat. Shawne Williams, Ennis looked good early.
Danny Granger again playing well, and Shawne Williams pressing to move ahead of Haslem in rotation.
Spoelstra going deep early, with Khem Birch, Danny Granger, James Ennis, Shawne Williams, Norris Cole all in in the first quarter.
Shawne Williams about to enter as first Heat reserve off the bench, for Haslem, who picked up two fouls in 2:23.