The Miami Heat have been home to some of the brightest, youngest players in the NBA over the years.
The Heat have a knack for finding some uncut gems and further bringing out the best in them.
One player who has benefited a lot from the organization’s working style is none other than Tyler Herro.
Herro has become a key player for the Heat over the last few seasons, but he could be on the trading block to bring Damian Lillard to the team.
Speaking of Herro, he was recently in the headlines for becoming a target for the Utah Jazz via NBACentral on Twitter.
The Utah Jazz are notably interested in Tyler Herro and are open to offering a player and a pick in exchange for him, per @EthanJSkolnick
— NBACentral (@TheDunkCentral) September 23, 2023
The Utah Jazz are currently undergoing a rebuilding phase after trading Donovan Mitchell and Rudy Gobert.
Many expected the Jazz to tank for a few seasons, but the organization could be showing an aggressive approach by trying to trade for Herro.
The Jazz will apparently be happy to offer a player and a draft pick in exchange for the 23-year-old star.
Herro averaged 20.1 points, 5.4 rebounds, and 4.2 assists per game in the 2022-23 season.
Considering he was essentially the third option behind Jimmy Butler and Bam Adebayo, these were some solid numbers by Herro.
Unfortunately, he wasn’t available for the Heat during their 2023 playoff run due to an injury.
Herro was expected to return for the NBA Finals, but the franchise decided to rest him instead, thus allowing him to fully recover for the 2023-24 season.
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