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Dwyane Wade has Fred Hoibergs back, boos and all

Dwyane Wade has Fred Hoibergs back, boos and all
Published On: Sun, Apr 30
May 15, 2016; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Miami Heat guard Dwyane Wade (3) grabs his foot during the fourth quarter in game seven of the second round of the NBA Playoffs against the Toronto Raptors at Air Canada Centre. The Toronto Raptors won 116-89. Mandatory Credit: Nick Turchiaro-USA TODAY Sports

Fred Hoiberg heard the boos throughout the second half of the Bulls Game 6 loss to the Celtics on Friday night.

And he caught wind of the Fire Hoiberg! chants near the end of the game.

Sure, I understand the frustration, Hoiberg said. It was a frustrating game, theres no doubt about that, to go out this way. The high note to start this series, the way we got out to a 2-0 lead, we couldnt finish it off. I thought we fought, battled, especially in Game 5 in Boston. We didnt have it tonight, so I do understand.

At least one of his players thought it wasnt warranted.

I definitely dont agree with the chants that were going on in the arena, veteran guard Dwyane Wade said Saturday. I definitely believe [Hoiberg] got better throughout this year. And I think you have more a grasp moving forward with what he wants to do with this team. You have to give people a chance.

All indications are the Bulls will do just that, especially with three more years and $15 million left on Hoibergs contract.

The front office believes Hoiberg has made great strides, and his players feel the same way, especially after he went against general manager Gar Formans wishes to play point guard Cameron Payne more.

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