Dexter Pittman sent to NBADL

Big man sent down to Sioux Falls

Published On: Dec 26 2012 05:33:09 PM EST

The Miami Heat sent Dexter Pittman to the NBA Developmental League on Wednesday.

Pittman will play for Sioux Falls.

The center has not seen much playing time.

His move could mean more playing time for backup center Josh Harrellson.

The Heat have a five-game winning streak.

Miami plays Charlotte on Wednesday night.