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Is UD retiring? 

Post#1 » by HEATlanta » Thu Apr 13, 2017 8:26 pm

The Heat's Facebook page posted a picture of him talking to the crowd with a quote.

The quote is as follows:

"In my 14 years here you guys have been the most consistent and the best fans in the world. It’s all a part of the HEAT culture."

Sounds like a retirement quote.




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Re: Is UD retiring? 

Post#2 » by dshearn » Thu Apr 13, 2017 8:27 pm

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dshearn wrote:Shut your whore mouth


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Re: Is UD retiring? 

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Re: Is UD retiring? 

Post#5 » by MettaWorldPanda » Thu Apr 13, 2017 9:34 pm

UD says he is not retiring. Book him for the 15th spot on the roster
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Post#6 » by contract » Thu Apr 13, 2017 9:50 pm

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Re: Is UD retiring? 

Post#9 » by leoshes » Thu Apr 13, 2017 10:44 pm

I love the guy but we need his roster spot. His, Bosh's, Babbits, & Bobs.
Our 1st, two vets, & a project player. Or another vet. :dontknow:
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Post#10 » by Seabass777 » Fri Apr 14, 2017 1:52 am

I think U.D. should stay as the 15th man until he's 40 in homage to his number and then he should retire.
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Post#11 » by Chalm Down » Fri Apr 14, 2017 2:55 am

leoshes wrote:I love the guy but we need his roster spot. His, Bosh's, Babbits, & Bobs.
Our 1st, two vets, & a project player. Or another vet. :dontknow:


Aren't there two-way contracts with the D-League next year? That would help keep prospects around

I say keep Haslem. Every team needs dat one vet presence to help everyone hold onto the rope
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Re: Is UD retiring? 

Post#12 » by DayofMourning » Fri Apr 14, 2017 5:58 am

Seabass777 wrote:I think U.D. should stay as the 15th man until he's 40 in homage to his number and then he should retire.


Can't discount his contributions to team morale. I'm fine with him being 15th as long as he wants to be, or is able to.

He embodies everything the Heat strive to promote. Think he needs a statue somewhere, personally.
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Post#13 » by IggieCC » Fri Apr 14, 2017 6:36 am

He's worth 2 mil for the half time speech alone imho
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Re: Is UD retiring? 

Post#14 » by leoshes » Fri Apr 14, 2017 8:53 am

Chalm Down wrote:
leoshes wrote:I love the guy but we need his roster spot. His, Bosh's, Babbits, & Bobs.
Our 1st, two vets, & a project player. Or another vet. :dontknow:


Aren't there two-way contracts with the D-League next year? That would help keep prospects around

I say keep Haslem. Every team needs dat one vet presence to help everyone hold onto the rope



I would rather him be on the coaching staff like Howard. We need his spot.
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Re: Is UD retiring? 

Post#15 » by SlowPaced » Fri Apr 14, 2017 12:42 pm

Hope he does and moves into the coaching staff.

We're way too good of a developmental team to waste a roster spot on him. Just get a young player.
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Re: Is UD retiring? 

Post#16 » by heat4life » Fri Apr 14, 2017 12:57 pm

leoshes wrote:
Chalm Down wrote:
leoshes wrote:I love the guy but we need his roster spot. His, Bosh's, Babbits, & Bobs.
Our 1st, two vets, & a project player. Or another vet. :dontknow:


Aren't there two-way contracts with the D-League next year? That would help keep prospects around

I say keep Haslem. Every team needs dat one vet presence to help everyone hold onto the rope



I would rather him be on the coaching staff like Howard. We need his spot.


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Re: Is UD retiring? 

Post#17 » by HEATlanta » Fri Apr 14, 2017 12:59 pm

UD's jersey should be retired before Wade's and the rest of the Big 3


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Re: Is UD retiring? 

Post#18 » by Rapaz » Fri Apr 14, 2017 2:32 pm

HEATlanta wrote:UD's jersey should be retired before Wade's and the rest of the Big 3

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Re: Is UD retiring? 

Post#19 » by Heat3 » Fri Apr 14, 2017 4:47 pm

HEATlanta wrote:UD's jersey should be retired before Wade's and the rest of the Big 3


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i would go further. Only true Heat lifers should have their jersey retired from here on out. So Big 3 would not be elligible, but UD would :D
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Re: Is UD retiring? 

Post#20 » by Heat_Fan_87 » Fri Apr 14, 2017 6:28 pm

not retiring, but will be interesting how much we pay him, he got 4mil this past season.

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