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Heat agree to terms with second-round pick Josh Richardson

Heat agree to terms with second-round pick Josh Richardson

Josh Richardson has taken his next step from second-round pick to a spot on the Miami Heat roster, with an agreement Tuesday on a three-year contract. Selected at No. 40 out of Tennessee, the versatile wing turned heads during his performance in the Orlando and Las Vegas summer leagues, the only member of the Heat's summer team to appear in all 10 games. Richardson's contract is similar to those of other productive second-round picks. The first season is guaranteed, with the next two featuring partial guarantee dates, a source familiar with the contract confirmed to the Sun Sentinel. The agreement with Richardson gives the Heat 15 players under contract. Teams can carry up to...

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