Miami Heat has been looking for other players after signing Jimmy Butler and it has now become common knowledge. They have tried for Russel Westbrook to join them, but he went with the Houston Rockets instead. The next targets on Miami’s trade list are John Wall and Bradley Beal. As per the reports, Beal is the top priority as he has not signed the contract extension with the Washington Wizards.
While Miami Heat are trying their best to sign Beal, their main star Jimmy Butler is also putting out some efforts. Even though NBA players hardly take part in negotiations, Butler is making out an exception. As per the reports, Butler has been in talks with Beal and may even have convinced him to join the Heat team. It has not been confirmed officially, but people are speculating a deal by looking at the star’s Instagram activity.
Butler following Beal on Instagram
Jimmy Butler has started following Bradley Beal on Instagram and it would only mean one thing. The two NBA stars are in talks and Butler might convince Beal to come and play with him in the Miami Heat team. During NBA 2010s, Miami Heat was a formidable team with LeBron James as their main star.
If… When Eagles play in Super Bowl in Miami Sunday February 2, Sixers will be there for the game
They play the Heat and Jimmy Butler in Miami the next night
— John Clark (@JClarkNBCS) August 12, 2019
Heat fans are tweeting about how Jimmy Butler started following Bradley Beal. But the real story is how Bradley Beal just started following Burnie on social media. #HeatCulture pic.twitter.com/tFxaBJKhE9
— Dr. Pablo Pistola (@drpablopistola) August 14, 2019
They reached to the NBA finals three times in a row and won the first two. Miami believes they could have their glory days back once again, the best can happen in South Beach. Despite Beal costing around $111 million, Miami Heat are making arrangements to get it done.
Miami Heat making Deal Arrangements
Miami Heat knows the value of Bradley Beal and hence they will trade out a lot of their players to empty up the cap space. Hassan Whiteside, Goran Dragic, James Johnson, and Dion Waiters are put on sale from the Miami team. As of right now, Whiteside has been traded to the Portland Trail Blazer and Dragic is in talks with Dallas Mavericks.
Bradley Beal returns to Washington March 8, 2020 pic.twitter.com/rUyjLLQ7dl
— │▌ (@dru_star) August 12, 2019
Kelly Olynyk is around the end of his $50 million deal and not re-signing him can further improve the cap space for Heat team. They will try their best to sign Beal and pair him up with Jimmy Butler in the NBA 2019-20 season.