Pat Riley, however, is still weighing his options with Whiteside, per Jackson.
NEW: Some information on the Heat/Whiteside situation and an interesting trade possibility worth exploring here: https://t.co/dtq5AW478R
— Barry Jackson (@flasportsbuzz) May 4, 2018
There is strong support among numerous people inside the Heat to trade Hassan Whiteside, and the question this offseason becomes this: To what measures will Pat Riley go to dump the two years and $52 million left on his contract.
Amid his public comments that he would intervene in the Whiteside/Erik Spoelstra disconnect, Riley is now mulling what to do with Whiteside, according to someone close to the situation.