Per the Athletics’ Shams Charania, Udonis Haslem is heading back to the Miami Heat one a one-year deal. Haslem a three-time NBA champion went undrafted in the 2002 NBA draft and will be heading into his 17th-year in the NBA. Haslem began his professional career in France playing for the franchise known as Chalon-sur-Sanone before heading to the NBA in the 2003-2004 season.
In the 2003-2004 season, Haslem appeared in 75 regular season games and averaged 7.3 points, 6.3 rebounds and 0.7 assists in 23.9 minutes played per game. Haslem also was named to the NBA All-Rookie Second Team in the 2003-2004 season.
Haslem has played all sixteen seasons of his NBA career with the Heat, appearing in 854 regular season games and starting in 499 of them. Haslem’s regular season averages are 7.6 points, 6.7 rebounds and 0.9 assists in 25.2 minutes played. Haslem has also appeared in 147 playoff games and starting in 84 of them. Haslem’s playoff averages are 5.7 points, 5.6 rebounds and 0.6 assists in 21.7 minutes played.
In the Heat’s franchise history, Haslem is seventh in points, first in rebounds, ninth in blocks, tenth in steals, second in games played, second in minutes played and eighth in free throws made.