Found December 12, 2011 on Ball Don't Lie:
Usually NBA season previews are best read in October, back when football games hardly mattered, Midnight Madness was a few weeks away, and baseball was winding down. Perhaps with the last of the offseason's iced tea in hand, as you whiled away on an too-warm-for-the-season afternoon. Well, pour yourself a glass of bull shot and tighten those mittens, because it's mid-December and the NBA decided to have a season this year. As such, the exegetes at Ball Don't Lie are previewing the 2011-12 campaign in a mad rush, as if you or us would have it any other way. So put down the shovel long enough to listen to Kelly Dwyer, Dan Devine, and Eric Freeman as they break down each of the NBA's 29 teams, plus Toronto. This time? It's the Miami Heat. Kelly Dwyer's Reasons to be Cheerful Somewhere in my millionth hour of NBA TV viewing spread over the last month I noticed a clip in a Finals highlight package that showcased LeBron James' in-huddle speech to his Heat ju...
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