Bosh agreed Friday to a five-year contract worth about $118 million, two people familiar with the situation told the Associated Press. The people spoke on condition of anonymity because neither the team nor Bosh had publicly announced the deal.
It's also unclear when Bosh will actually sign the contract. He's expected to be in Ghana until next week.
So now, the "Big 3" — who officially broke up earlier Friday when James announced he was leaving the Heat for a return to the
Keeping Bosh was a huge part of Miami's immediate reaction plan after learning that James was leaving. He's an All-Star who averaged 16.2 points on 52 percent shooting last season, and now figures to potentially get many more shots in the Heat offensive scheme.
For his career, Bosh has averaged 19.2 points in 11
The Chicago Bulls again have reached out to register interest in Dwyane Wade, according to Yahoo Sports.
Wade opted out of the final two years and $42 million of his contract with the Heat. But with James leaving for Cleveland, Wade's future is in doubt.
The Bulls had two face-to-face meetings with Wade in 2010 before he chose to re-sign with the Heat.