Originally written on Fox Sports Florida  |  Last updated 11/19/14
CORAL GABLES, Fla. How big have the second-ranked Hurricanes become in Miami? The Heat are getting ideas from them. Heat stars LeBron James and Dwyane Wade attended the Feb. 9 game between the Miami and North Carolina. When Hurricanes guard Shane Larkin threw a pass off the backboard on a fastbreak to center Kenny Kadji for a dunk, James and Wade went wild. They went crazy again after watching the replay on the videoboard. The next week, James approached Wade and suggested the two make that part of their repertoire. So Wade threw the ball off the backboard in last Sundays All-Star Game for a James dunk. He did it again Wednesday at Atlanta. We had a conversation (in which James said), You never throw it off the glass to me,' Wade said. It was UM (that provided the idea). We give them the credit. The college guys gladly will take it. A little inspiration by the Hurricanes, I heard, coach Jim Larranaga said Thursday. Not that those guys need any inspiration on how to dunk ...
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