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Tue. July 15, 2014 Subscribe 
News: Luol Deng has signed a $20 million, two-year contract with the Miami Heat. He agreed to the deal over the weekend. The contract signed Tuesday includes a player option for 2015-16. Impact: Deng is entering his 11th NBA season, after spending almost his entire career with the Chicago Bulls. He appeared in 40 games with the Cleveland Cavaliers following a trade last season. In Miami, he figures to compete for the starting spot vacated last week when LeBron James left the Heat for a return to the Cavaliers. Deng has averaged 16.0 points in his career. He was picked No. 7 overall from Duke in the 2004 draft.(STATS, 5:11pm)
Sun. July 13, 2014
News: Deng agreed to a $20 million, two-year deal with the Miami Heat on Sunday, said Herb Rudoy, one of Deng's agents. The deal includes a player option for the 2015-16 season, Rudoy said. His contract should be signed early this week. Impact: Deng is entering his 11th NBA season, having spent almost his entire career with the Chicago Bulls. He appeared in 40 games with the Cleveland Cavaliers after a trade last season. He fills a need in Miami, which lost LeBron James last week after the four-time NBA MVP said he would leave the Heat after four seasons and return to the Cavaliers. Deng has averaged 16.0 points per game in his career, after being chosen No. 7 overall from Duke in the 2004 draft. (STATS, 2:23pm)
July 13, 2014
News: Deng has agreed to a two-year, $20 million contract with the Miami Heat, Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports reports. The deal includes a player option for the 2015-16 season. Impact: The Heat continue to retool in the wake of LeBron James' departure, adding Deng to a core that already includes Chris Bosh, Shabazz Napier, Josh McRoberts and almost certainly Dwyane Wade. Deng split last season between the Bulls and Cavaliers, appearing in 63 total games and averaging 16.0 points, 5.7 rebounds and 2.7 assists. Deng will slot in as Miami's starting small forward and figures to see close to his career average of 35.8 minutes per game.(RotoWire, )
Luol Deng
2013-14 Season
PPG
16.0
REB
5.7
ASST
2.9
FG%
43.1
Bio
Ht: 6' 9"  Wt: 220  Age: 29
Born: 4/16/1985, Wau, Sudan
College: Duke
Drafted: 2004 - Rd 1
(7th overall by the Suns)
Injury Status
No Current Injury