The Heat and the rest of the NBA teams have until 6:00 PM EST today until non-guaranteed contracts are guaranteed for the rest of the season. This move opens up a roster spot for potentially adding another player like Joel Przybilla. It also likely means that Eddy Curry and Terrel Harris are safe from getting cut.
Via press release:
MIAMI, FL – The Miami HEAT announced today that they have request waivers on center Mickell Gladness.
Gladness appeared in six games with the HEAT this season totaling two points, eight rebounds, a steal and a block in 21 minutes of action. He was signed in is second stint with the HEAT as a free agent on December 10, 2011. He was previously signed by Miami on September 27, 2010 before being waived on October 11, 2010.