Zydrunas Ilgauskas follow LeBron James to Miami Heat

The migration from Cleveland to Miami with LeBron James does not stop. Zydrunas Ilgauskas, the 7-3 center, who has spent his 12-year career, has with the Cavaliers, James has agreed to connect and heat.

`` It was very difficult,''said Ilgauskas, a former draft choice of the first round of Lithuania. `` I like Cleveland. At the end of the day I had decided that Miami to win the best place for me to form a ring.''

Ilgauskas agent, Herb harassed, confirmed the pending agreement with the heat, which should be a two-year contract at the veteran minimum, which would for Ilgauskas to a total of approximately $ 2,800,000.

James also confirmed the meeting with Ilgauskas, posting on his Twitter account, `` Welcome to Big Z. Glad u came to me in South Beach, my friend. And thanks for the encouraging words Big Fella.''

Ilgauskas, 35, has 13.8 points and 7.7 rebounds per game average in his career. Although it a career low 7.4 points, 5.4 rebounds and 20.9 minutes in average last season, Ilgauskas remains one of the best offensive rebounds in the game than because of his height and extended his shot to the edge of the area in previous seasons.

Ilgauskas was limited minutes, and reduces the production of last season largely on Cleveland Shaquille O'Neal. The Cavs traded Ilgauskas for the Wizards last season in the acquisition of Antawn Jamison but was finally abandoned and Ilgauskas back in Cleveland, where he was one of the most popular sports figures signed.

Adding heat Ilgauskas is the position of the center, which Joel Anthony, Jamaal Magloire and should fill may include rookie Dexter Pittman.

With James, Dwyane Wade, Chris Bosh and Mario Chalmers in force, said the Heat Udonis Haslem and Mike Miller Ilgauskas, these days, began a list would be difficult by many critics inhabit idea to fill with quality players. The heat has a qualifying offer in place for Anthony, while Magloire has his desire to return to a third season heat stresses.

Also on the radar of Miami are Juwan Howard, who remains in close contact with the heat, and recently on James Jones, the shooter, who could not be lowered, a lot of time last season, fell to around can next Power Trio-heat match.


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