MIAMI (AP) - Da'Sean Butler and Patrick Beverley have been
waived by the Miami Heat.
Monday's moves thwarted Butler's bid to make the Heat roster
while recovering from a serious knee injury.
Miami's roster is now down to the NBA maximum of 15.
Butler tore a knee ligament while playing for West Virginia in
last season's NCAA Final Four and has not yet been cleared for full
Beverley was bidding to be the team's third point guard behind
Carlos Arroyo and Mario Chalmers.