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Hassan Whiteside speaks at the Heat Media Day

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Miami Heat players react to Donald Trump's comments during media day

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Dolphins quarterback Jay Cutler talks about 20-6 loss against the Jets

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Miami Heat players react to Dwayne Wade's Chicago Bulls buyout

Miami Heat players give their opinion on wether they would want Dwayne Wade back in the Miami Heat organization during Media Day at the AmericanAirlines Arena in Miami on Monday, September 25, 2016.
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Miami Heat players react to Dwayne Wade's Chicago Bulls buyout

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Miami Heat players react to Donald Trump's comments during media day

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