After being cut in training camp by the Thunder and Rockets, spending a year in Hungary and then the last two seasons in the D-League, Rodney McGruder is happy and ready to play in the NBA for the Heat
The Heat trimmed its roster down to 15 players on Saturday and kept former D-League shooting guard Rodney McGruder over point guards Beno Udrih and Briante Weber. Spoelstra explained why on Sunday. Oct. 23, 2016. Video by Manny Navarro
Charlotte Hornets coach Steve Clifford used Thursday’s matchup with the Miami Heat as a dress rehearsal for the regular season. Miami coach Erik Spolestra treated it more like a tryout for the Heat’s Development League affiliate, the Sioux Falls Skyforce.