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The Miami Heat’s Dywane Wade, Chris Bosh and LeBron James receive championship rings before the season-opener against the Celtics on Tuesday. (David Santiago/El Nuevo Herald/MCT via Getty Images)

GALLERY: NBA Title RIngs Over the Years

The Miami Heat’s Dywane Wade, Chris Bosh and LeBron James receive championship rings before the season-opener against the Celtics on Tuesday. (David Santiago/El Nuevo Herald/MCT via Getty Images)
GALLERY: NBA Title RIngs Over the Years

Dwyane Wade is fouled by Rajon Rondo during the fourth quarter of last night’s Heat-Celtics game. The rivalry between the two teams is strong as ever with Wade calling the foul a “punk play.” Miami rolled to a 120-107 victory in the opening game of the NBA season. (Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

THOMSEN: Miami looks ready to repeat with opening night victory

Dwyane Wade is fouled by Rajon Rondo during the fourth quarter of last night’s Heat-Celtics game. The rivalry between the two teams is strong as ever with Wade calling the foul a “punk play.” Miami rolled to a 120-107 victory in the opening game of the NBA season. (Chris Trotman/Getty Images)
THOMSEN: Miami looks ready to repeat with opening night victory

Russell Westbrook and Dwyane Wade battle for a loose ball during Game 1 of the NBA Finals between the Thunder and Heat last night. Oklahoma City prevailed 105-94 to take a 1-0 series lead. Game 2 is on Thursday. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

ROSENBERG: Durant, Westbrook keys to Thunder victory
THOMSEN: Durant outplays LeBron in opening game win

Russell Westbrook and Dwyane Wade battle for a loose ball during Game 1 of the NBA Finals between the Thunder and Heat last night. Oklahoma City prevailed 105-94 to take a 1-0 series lead. Game 2 is on Thursday. (Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)
ROSENBERG: Durant, Westbrook keys to Thunder victoryTHOMSEN: Durant outplays LeBron in opening game win

Heat guard Dwyane Wade reacts after just missing a game-winning three-pointer in overtime of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals. The Celtics held on for a 93-91 lead as the series shifts to Miami for Game 5 on Tuesday. (Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

THOMSEN: With James, Pierce on bench, Celtics outlast Heat 
GALLERY: Rare Photos of Dwyane Wade

Heat guard Dwyane Wade reacts after just missing a game-winning three-pointer in overtime of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Finals. The Celtics held on for a 93-91 lead as the series shifts to Miami for Game 5 on Tuesday. (Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)
THOMSEN: With James, Pierce on bench, Celtics outlast Heat GALLERY: Rare Photos of Dwyane Wade

The NBA Draft Lottery is tonight and one NBA franchise will be better next season with the likely addition of Kentucky forward Anthony Davis, the consensus No. 1 overall pick. Of course, many important decisions are made after the top pick. One of the most famous bad draft decisions was Detroit choosing to take Darko Milicic with the second pick of the 2003 draft instead of Carmelo Anthony, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh. The Serbian forward never fit into the system of then-Pistons coach Larry Brown and was traded to Orlando after three seasons. Who will own the top pick in the 2012 NBA Draft. Find out tonight. (Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images) 

GALLERY: NBA’s No. 1 Draft Picks in the Lottery Era

The NBA Draft Lottery is tonight and one NBA franchise will be better next season with the likely addition of Kentucky forward Anthony Davis, the consensus No. 1 overall pick. Of course, many important decisions are made after the top pick. One of the most famous bad draft decisions was Detroit choosing to take Darko Milicic with the second pick of the 2003 draft instead of Carmelo Anthony, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh. The Serbian forward never fit into the system of then-Pistons coach Larry Brown and was traded to Orlando after three seasons. Who will own the top pick in the 2012 NBA Draft. Find out tonight. (Allen Einstein/NBAE via Getty Images) 
GALLERY: NBA’s No. 1 Draft Picks in the Lottery Era

Dwyane Wade and LeBron James catch a quick rest during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals on Wednesday. The duo combined for 58 points as Miami cruised to a 115-83 victory. The Heat hold a 3-2 series lead. (Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

LOWE: Swarming defense is key in Heat’s Game 5 win
GALLERY: Rare Photos of Dwyane Wade | LeBron James

Dwyane Wade and LeBron James catch a quick rest during Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals on Wednesday. The duo combined for 58 points as Miami cruised to a 115-83 victory. The Heat hold a 3-2 series lead. (Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)
LOWE: Swarming defense is key in Heat’s Game 5 winGALLERY: Rare Photos of Dwyane Wade | LeBron James

Dwyane Wade charges to the basket during Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals between the Heat and Pacers. After a poor Game 3, Wade was back on his game, scoring 30 points in Miami’s 101-93 victory. The series is tied 2-2. (Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

MANNIX: Wade-James answer call for Heat
GALLERY: Rare Photos of Dwyane Wade

Dwyane Wade charges to the basket during Game 4 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals between the Heat and Pacers. After a poor Game 3, Wade was back on his game, scoring 30 points in Miami’s 101-93 victory. The series is tied 2-2. (Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)
MANNIX: Wade-James answer call for HeatGALLERY: Rare Photos of Dwyane Wade

Dwyane Wade drapes himself all over Amar’e Stoudemire during Thursday’s Heat-Knicks game. Miami, which held a 3-1 series lead, defeated New York 106-94 and ended the Knicks’ season. (Marc Serota/Getty Images)

DOLLINGER: Knicks left with questions after disappointing playoffs

Dwyane Wade drapes himself all over Amar’e Stoudemire during Thursday’s Heat-Knicks game. Miami, which held a 3-1 series lead, defeated New York 106-94 and ended the Knicks’ season. (Marc Serota/Getty Images)
DOLLINGER: Knicks left with questions after disappointing playoffs

Dwyane Wade converts a reverse layup during Sunday’s Heat-Knicks game. Wade scored 28 points and recorded nine rebounds as Miami clinched the Southeast Division with a 93-85 victory. (Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

JENKINS: Heat’s Big Three score 73 points in victory over Knicks
SB NATION: 2010 NBA Draft Class Report Card

Dwyane Wade converts a reverse layup during Sunday’s Heat-Knicks game. Wade scored 28 points and recorded nine rebounds as Miami clinched the Southeast Division with a 93-85 victory. (Chris Trotman/Getty Images)
JENKINS: Heat’s Big Three score 73 points in victory over KnicksSB NATION: 2010 NBA Draft Class Report Card

Dwyane Wade gets a technical foul during last night’s Celtics-Heat game. Boston shot 60 percent from the field on their way to a 115-107 victory. (Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

LOWE: Celtics hope elite D makes up for poor offense
DATER: Celtics, Heat among Top 10 in Power Rankings
GALLERY: Rare Photos of Dwyane Wade

Dwyane Wade gets a technical foul during last night’s Celtics-Heat game. Boston shot 60 percent from the field on their way to a 115-107 victory. (Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)
LOWE: Celtics hope elite D makes up for poor offenseDATER: Celtics, Heat among Top 10 in Power RankingsGALLERY: Rare Photos of Dwyane Wade

LeBron James and Dwyane Wade display one of the Heat’s alternate uniforms during Monday’s game against the Pacers. The Miami Beach look didn’t help the Heat, who lost 105-90. (Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)

GALLERY: Rare Photos of LeBron James | Dwyane Wade

LeBron James and Dwyane Wade display one of the Heat’s alternate uniforms during Monday’s game against the Pacers. The Miami Beach look didn’t help the Heat, who lost 105-90. (Ron Hoskins/NBAE via Getty Images)
GALLERY: Rare Photos of LeBron James | Dwyane Wade

Heat guard Dwyane Wade swoops in for a layup during Friday night’s game against the Cavs. The Heat won 111-87. (John Biever/SI)

GALLERY: Rare Photos Of Dwyane Wade

Heat guard Dwyane Wade swoops in for a layup during Friday night’s game against the Cavs. The Heat won 111-87. (John Biever/SI)
GALLERY: Rare Photos Of Dwyane Wade

Dwyane Wade slams home a dunk during Game 2 of the 2006 NBA Finals. The Heat would lose this game and fall behind in the series 2-0 before winning four straight to capture the NBA title. Wade turns 30 today. (Bob Rosato/SI)

GALLERY: Dwyane Wade at 30
PRICE: Wade wins Sportsman of the Year (12.11.06)

Dwyane Wade slams home a dunk during Game 2 of the 2006 NBA Finals. The Heat would lose this game and fall behind in the series 2-0 before winning four straight to capture the NBA title. Wade turns 30 today. (Bob Rosato/SI)
GALLERY: Dwyane Wade at 30PRICE: Wade wins Sportsman of the Year (12.11.06)

Miami’s Dwyane Wade reacts as teammate LeBron James goes up for a dunk during a 2010 Heat-Bucks game. SI’s Ian Thomsen thinks the Heat are Finals bound with the addition of forward Shane Battier to compliment James, Wade and center Chris Bosh. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)

THOMSEN: Miami should reach Finals with addition of Battier
JENKINS: Even without Paul, Lakers should win Pacific Division
ROBSON: Thunder’s path in Northwest Division looks smooth
FORRESTER: Can anyone challenge Bulls in Central Division?
MANNIX: Mavericks face challenge in trying to repeat
GALLERY: LeBron and the best players without a title

Miami’s Dwyane Wade reacts as teammate LeBron James goes up for a dunk during a 2010 Heat-Bucks game. SI’s Ian Thomsen thinks the Heat are Finals bound with the addition of forward Shane Battier to compliment James, Wade and center Chris Bosh. (AP Photo/Morry Gash)
THOMSEN: Miami should reach Finals with addition of BattierJENKINS: Even without Paul, Lakers should win Pacific DivisionROBSON: Thunder’s path in Northwest Division looks smoothFORRESTER: Can anyone challenge Bulls in Central Division?MANNIX: Mavericks face challenge in trying to repeat GALLERY: LeBron and the best players without a title

USA men’s basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski signals his team as Dwyane Wade looks on during their first round game at the 2006 world basketball championships in Sapporo, Japan. Coach K was named the 2011 SI Sportsman of the Year while Wade won the award in 2006. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)

WOLFF: Summitt and Krzyzewski impact their players on and off the court
GALLERY: Summitt and Krzyzewski - Sportsman and Sportswoman of the Year

USA men’s basketball coach Mike Krzyzewski signals his team as Dwyane Wade looks on during their first round game at the 2006 world basketball championships in Sapporo, Japan. Coach K was named the 2011 SI Sportsman of the Year while Wade won the award in 2006. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
WOLFF: Summitt and Krzyzewski impact their players on and off   the courtGALLERY: Summitt and Krzyzewski - Sportsman and Sportswoman of  the Year