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Team once dealt with MRSA casePrevious scare left Heat well aware of battling the unseenHEAT

Mar 25, 2020 - South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Mike Gansey contracted a contagious bacterial infection after a tryout for the Heat's summer-league team in 2006.Jim McIsaac/Getty 2005

MIAMI - Neither the Miami Heat nor any of the teams in major sports leagues have been here, left to face anything like the new coronavirus pandemic.

But the Heat are well-versed as a franchise about the needed cleanup and emergence from such moments.

In 2006, after inviting Mike Gansey to summer league, the undrafted West Virginia guard was lat...