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Miami TV station erroneously reports Ray Allen deal with Heat
Posted By Jerry Spar On July 6, 2012 @ 8:21 am In General | No Comments
Miami television station WSVN reported Thursday night that Celtics  free agent guard Ray Allen  had agreed to a three-year contract with the Heat, claiming that the news was broken by Yahoo! Sports. The problem is, WSVN was fooled by a fake Twitter account .
It was widely reported that Allen met with the Heat Thursday, and Heat guard Dwyane Wade  tweeted that it would be “a big day” for the team. However, there are no indications that Allen has made any decision about his future.
WSVN tweeted its report but later removed the tweet and apologized for the misinformation.
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 Celtics: http://media.weei.com/basketball/boston-celtics.htm
 Ray Allen: http://media.weei.com/basketball/ray-allen-celtics.htm
 WSVN was fooled by a fake Twitter account: http://deadspin.com/5923835/miami-fox-affiliate-breathlessly-reports-heat-signing-of-ray-allen-they-learned-from-a-fake-twitter-account
 Dwyane Wade: http://media.weei.com/basketball/dwyane-wade.htm
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