Saturday , Nov , 22 , 2008 C.Y. Ellis

Miami Heat Shot Down Marbury-for-Marion Trade


A person with knowledge of the situation said the Knicks have "a standing offer" with the Heat that would involve sending Marbury for forward Shawn Marion, who is in the final year of his contract that pays him $17.1 million this season. Marion was an all-star for D’Antoni in Phoenix. But the Heat, who have a need at point guard, have declined.

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