Gonzalez says he's going to try out for Heat

Updated: July 3, 2002, 6:53 PM ET
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KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- Tony Gonzalez would not mind becoming a two-sport star.

The 6-foot-4 Gonzalez, a three-time Pro Bowl tight end with the Chiefs, told the Kansas City Star on Thursday that he plans to attend a Miami Heat tryout camp. The camp is for draft picks and free agents.

"It's a pretty big deal," Gonzalez told the Star. "I've got to go there and not get cut."

As a football player, Gonzalez is in limbo. According to the Star, the Chiefs won't sign him to a multi-year ...

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