Originally Posted by Lestat
well i'd say Riley had a lot to do with that and is a great GM.
he had a plan and he executed it. by any means necessary.
he did with the big 3 what he did with Wade and Shaq, kept bringing in more talent to keep them improving. obviously Wade,LeBron and Bosh have a longer shelf life.
LeBron, Wade, and Bosh weren't about to meet up in Cleveland or Toronto. Miami was the obvious choice. If I'm remembering right, the Knicks were after them too, so it was really between those two cities.
No way those three players were going to choice a small market.