The  Miami  Heat announced today that they have requested waivers on guard Penny Hardaway  and signed free agent forward/guard Luke Jackson. Per team policy, terms of the  deal were not disclosed.
 Jackson, a 6’7”, 215-pound guard, has appeared in 59  games (two starts) in his three-year NBA career and averaged 2.9 points, 1.0  rebounds, 0.7 assists and 8.4 minutes while shooting 37.4 percent (58-of-155)  from the field, 35.6 percent (21-of-59) from three-point range and 75 percent  (36-of-48) from the free throw line.
 This season, the former 10th overall pick in  the 2004 NBA Draft, appeared in one game for the Idaho Stampede of the NBA  Development League and posted 30 points, nine assists, four rebounds, a steal  and a block in 31 minutes of action while shooting 7-of-14 from the field,  5-of-6 from three-point range and a perfect 11-of-11 from the free throw line.  Prior to that, after a stint with the Los Angeles Clippers and finishing the  season with the Toronto Raptors last season, Jackson appeared in 23 games (16  starts) for the Stampede and averaged 14.6 points, 4.5 rebounds, 3.9 assists and  1.3 steals in 29.7 minutes while shooting 48 percent (121-of-252) from the  field, 48.6 percent (34-of-70) from three-point range and 78.9 percent  (60-of-76) from the free throw line.
 Jackson, the former Oregon Duck, finished his four-year  colligate career as one of only two players in Pac-10 history to accumulate more  than 1,900 points, 700 rebounds and 400 assists while becoming the only player  in Oregon history to rank in the Top 10 in nine categories: free throws made  (first), scoring (second), steals (third), free throw percentage (third),  assists (fourth), field goals made (fourth), three-point field goals made  (sixth), three-point percentage (seventh) and rebounding (seventh).
 Penny Hardaway  appeared in 16 games (eight starts) for  Miami and averaged  3.8 points, 2.2 rebounds, 2.2