January 17, according to a report from Miami media Five Reasons Sports Network reporter Greg Sylvander,
When the Heat began looking for frontcourt players in the league, he was told that the team was very interested in veteran Olynyk and Timberwolves insider Naz Reed.
In addition, the Heat also like the Spurs’ Austrian center Poeltl.
So far this season, Olynyk has averaged 12.1 points, 4.9 rebounds, 3.2 assists and 1.1 steals in 28.5 minutes per game; Reed has averaged 10.7 points and 5 rebounds in 17.8 minutes per game; Poeltl has averaged 12.2 points and 9.3 rebounds in 26.4 minutes per game
2.9 assists and 1.2 blocks.