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What is D-Wade’s stand on Heat’s acquisition of Andre Iguodala

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The Miami Heat made an aggressive move ahead of the NBA trade deadline, dealing forward Justise Winslow to the Memphis Grizzlies as part of a package to acquire veteran forward Andre Iguodala.

The Heat, one of the contenders from the East, also agreed to a two-year, $30 million extension with the former Golden State Warriors champion. However, the second year of the Iguodala extension is a team option.

Former Heat guard Dwyane Wade could not help but commend the Heat office on the acquisition of Iguodala, tweeting:

Winslow replied to his former teammate, putting a cloud of awkwardness into the discussion.

Wade and Winslow had a good run in 2015 for the Heat when the latter was still a rookie.

As for his former teammate Winslow being dealt, Wade said:

Winslow, taken at No. 10 by the Heat 2015 NBA draft, has appeared in only one game since Dec. 4 due o a lower-back bone bruise, part of an injury history that has seen him missed 136 games over his Heat tenure.

With 34-15 record, the Heat is on its way for a playoff return and Iguodala’s addition will surely a big boost.

Iguodala’s 145 postseason games stand third in the NBA preceeded only LeBron James and the Heat’s Udonis Haslem.