It’s a simple as that. Win or stay home in this case.
The marketing department and the Heat organization are sending a message to it’s players, coaches, and also the fans. Miami fans have been called everything from frontrunners, band wagoners, and a horrible sports town. While fans in Boston, who throw beer on teams opposing players, and who can’t appreciate greatness when they see it, get heralded as one of the best fan bases in the world.
Time for Miami Fans to stand up and show a nationally televised crowd that they can and will stay behind this team for the full 48 minutes. And more importantly, it’s time for Wade, James, Bosh and the crew to do what they came together to do.
Win a championship. Step 1 is to get by the Celtics tonight.