Brandon “Scoop B.” Robinson said that the Miami Heat are interested in signing forward Paul Millsap, who will become a free agent after the season ends in October.
Miami Heat are looking to add depth up front & a name floating around NOT named DeMarcus Cousins is Denver Nuggets forward, Paul Millsap.— Brandon ‘Scoop B’ Robinson, M.A. (@ScoopB) June 11, 2020
Millsap, 35, is in his 14th season in the NBA this season & will be a highly coveted free agent available when NBA free agency begins.
Greg Sylvander of 5 Reasons Sports said that the Heat would be interested in Millsap under two scenarios — if he signs a mid-level contract or for one big one-year deal if Goran Dragic leaves in free agency. As I’ve discussed earlier, Miami is expected to offer Dragic a one-year contract in the range of his $19 million salary for this season.
Was told it is interest only as mid level type addition to join a contender type of scenario— Greg Sylvander (@GregSylvander) June 13, 2020
if other teams scoop up Goran (&/or others) on lucrative multi year contracts.....they would try for a balloon 1 year offer to a player like Millsap (rolling over space to 2021) https://t.co/j3dRpeg2fO
Many Heat fans remember the time Millsap scored 11 points in 37 seconds against the Heat during the first year of the Big Three era. A decade later, could Miami add a still-effective Millsap to bring them closer to championship contention?