Wednesday , Jul , 28 , 2004 C.Y. Ellis

Miami re-signs forward Rasual Butler

=== Miami re-signs forward Rasual Butler ===

Miami, FL (Sports Network)- The Miami Heat re-signed free agent forward Rasual
Butler on Wednesday. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Butler, who was a top-notch reserve last season for the surprising Heat,
played in 45 games and led the team in three-point field goal percentage
(.463). He averaged 6.8 points and 1.4 rebounds and was Miami’s top scorer off
the bench 16 times during the 2003-04 campaign.

Butler, who was selected by the Heat in the second round of the 2002 NBA
Draft, has played in 117 games during his two-year career in Miami. In 28
career starts, the 25-year old has averaged 10.6 points per contest to go
along with 3.7 boards in almost 30 minutes of action.

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