• NBA draft could be a power play for Heat or again as mundane as . . . best available

    18 days ago - By B├ęsame

    The value of living in the moment is not having to consider drafting for need. For almost all of the Pat Riley era, that has made the process relatively clear cut for his scouting staff.
    This year might be the exception.
    If P.J. Tucker bypasses his Heat player option for next season and moves into free agency, there would not be a single power forward on the roster.
    Not with Bam Adebayo cast at center. Not with Omer Yurtseven yet to show an ability to play power forward. And not unless Jimmy Butler would sign off on playing up positionally, in a smaller-ball approach.
    So a four at No. 27...
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