Hassan Whiteside: If Heat Roster Stays Intact, ‘Would Be the Best Thing Since the Backstreet Boys’

by July 01, 2015

Luol Deng isn’t going anywhere. Goran Dragic just re-upped. Chris Bosh is getting healthy. Justise Winslow will be a rookie. The Miami Heat are quietly putting the puzzle pieces together to be an Eastern Conference contender in 2015-16. The last, and perhaps most important, piece of that puzzle is of course Dwyane Wade, who opted out and is a free agent, but most still think will sign with the Heat.

Heat center Hassan Whiteside is so excited about the possibility of that core together, that he likened it to the Backstreet Boys. No, really. Look:

Looking at their pieces right now, if Wade indeed re-signs, Miami kinda has a #squad going into next season: