Josh Harrellson hopes this week to make the escape that narrowly eluded him last year

Josh Harrellson - photo by Allen Einstein | NBAE via Getty Images
– photo by Allen Einstein | NBAE via Getty Images

center Josh Harrellson hopes this week to make the escape that narrowly eluded him last year.

Harrellson almost got away then, too, and a bounty of riches awaited if he had.

A second year of guaranteed money would have been his.Ultimately, an NBA championship ring would have been part of the deal, too.

It was Jan. 7, 2013, and the Miami Heat, for whom Harrellson played at the time, would board a plane that afternoon to begin a six-game western swing the next night.

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