“But that really was for our fans and it got wonderfully out of hand. And how everybody covered it? They used it as an albatross across our back.”
—Heat president Pat Riley, 11 months after the Big Three “Welcome Celebration.”
MIAMI – Fairly or not, tonight’s Game 6 of the NBA Finals is a referendum on the Miami Heat’s Big Three of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh.
And, fairly or not, any referendum on the Big Three becomes a referendum on James.
That’s where we sit today, hours before tipoff.