PHOENIX -- The most compelling feature of Saturday nights visit from the Heat was a tricky variable we can refer to as the Miami fever.
Checking in with the most important head and tummy aches in town was superstar gate attraction LeBron James. And, thanks to his Twitter verification, we soon realized the Heats date with the Suns might be a little dicey.
Would Miami already working without Dwyane Wade (sprained foot) be forced to take on the plucky Suns without LeBron, too? As handicaps go, that would have been a bit like attempting to golf with a broom stick.
Hate feeling like this, tweeted James, whose tweet was accompanied by a photo of the 2012 NBA Finals MVP looking like a guy auditioning for a Nyquil commercial. The bug is going around.
Well, one thing already buggin the Heat was a raging epidemic of mediocre play away from home. Through 10 games, Miami was perfect at home and an uninspiring 3-3 on the road. But after losing to the Clippers in Los Angeles, the Heat had r...