Pat Riley: Bam Adebayo’s ‘jersey is going to be hanging up in the rafters’

As Pat Riley stood up alongside Bam Adebayo to pose for photos during his introductory press conference Friday afternoon inside AmericanAirlines Arena, the Heat’s team president made a bit of a bold prediction. “One day,” Riley said as Adebayo held up his No. 13 jersey flanked by Coach Erik Spoelstra, “this jersey is going to be hanging up in the rafters.”

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Riley says Adebayo reminds him of Shawn Kemp

Miami Heat's president Pat Riley compares the team's 2017 First Round Draft Pick Bam Adebayo, with NBA Legends Shawn Kemp and Kevin Garnett.
Charles Trainor Jr. Miami Herald
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