ESPN's Brian Windhorst is reporting that the Miami Heat are interested in free agent point guard John Lucas III, who spent the 2011-12 season with the Chicago Bulls.
Heat interested in free agent PG John Lucas III, sources tell ESPN. Story will be posted soon.— Brian Windhorst (@WindhorstESPN) July 9, 2012
Lucas appeared in 49 regular season games for the Bulls last season, primarily as a reserve; he averaged 7.5 points, 2.2 assists and 1.6 rebounds per contest. Lucas has spent all or parts of four seasons in the NBA -- two with the Bulls and two with the Houston Rockets.