No reminder is needed about 2006 when the Miami Heat are at home. Plastered all over all walls near the locker room are photos from their comeback Finals win that year over Dallas.
As for the last years Finals against the Mavericks, there are no physical reminders. But guard Dwyane Wade believes teammates need to think about that painful loss before they step on the floor for Saturdays first-round opener against New York.
If they havent done it already, guys need to take a minute back and go back to that dark place and how we felt and understand what were shooting for, said Wade, who joins forward Udonis Haslem as the only Heat players remaining from the 2006 title team. Its an uphill battle to get there, but we feel we can . If were playing good and other teams are playing good, we feel we should win (the title). We got to go out and do that, but, obviously, we got to look back and we got to feel that pain a little bit to remember.
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