Heat cut Harrellson

Big man off roster

Published On: Jan 07 2013 02:37:39 PM EST
MIAMI -

The Miami Heat have cut big man Josh Harrellson.

Harrellson appeared in five games.

He averaged 2 points and 1.4 rebounds in 5.6 minutes per game.

Teammates affectionately referred to Harrellson as "Jorts."

He earned the nickname for famously wearing jean shorts.

The Heat's roster now stands at 13.