Dexter Pittman headed to D-League
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Spoelstra says the move will give the second-year player from Texas more time to develop.
Pittman has played in only four games this season and is averaging 1.5 points and 1.8 rebounds per game.
Miami has not filled his roster spot.
Copyright 2012 by The Associated Press
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