Patrick Patterson

Zydrunas Ilgauskas to join LeBron James in Miami

Zydrunas Ilgauskas is following LeBron James to Miami.

The 7-foot-3 Lithuanian center, who has career averages of 13.8 points and 7.7 rebounds, expects to sign a two-year contract with the Heat later this week, agent Herb Rudoy said Tuesday.

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