Dion Waiters will start next to Goran Dragic, Justise Winslow, Derrick Williams and Hassan Whiteside on Friday.
Dion Waiters (back tightness) will play in Tuesday's preseason game against the Nets.
Dion Waiters (back tightness) missed the team's scrimmage on Monday.
Dion Waiters made his Heat preseason debut on Tuesday with 12 points on 6-of-10 shooting, eight assists, one rebound and just one turnover in 22 minutes off the bench.
Dion Waiters and Derrick Williams are listed as the starters for Tuesday's game against the Wizards.
Heat coach Erik Spoelstra said that Dion Waiters is in "terrific shape."
Dion Waiters is the "front-runner" to start at shooting guard according to the Miami Herald.
According to the Miami Herald, the Heat are looking at Dion Waiters as a potential starter at shooting guard.
Pat Riley believes that Dion Waiters will be a good fit on the Heat's roster, and that he will add a "great dimension" for the club at the shooting guard position.
A veteran scout for Miami said that the reigning perception that Dion Waiters is a "knucklehead" is not accurate.
According to Ira Winderman of the South Florida Sun-Sentinel, Dion Waiters has the "inside track" as the initial starting replacement for Dwyane Wade.
Dion Waiters has agreed to a one-year deal with the Heat.
Some within the 76ers organization are concerned that Dion Waiters "possible off-the-court incidents might be too much for the franchise" to handle.
The Nets reportedly had a face-to-face meeting with Dion Waiters earlier this month in Las Vegas when he was a restricted free agent, but ultimately decided not to tender him an offer.