MINNEAPOLIS -- This was all about toughness. It was about addressing the lack of toughness the Miami Heat showed in consecutive lopsided, embarrassing losses earlier in the week to Detroit and Chicago.
MINNEAPOLIS –- It was all good just a week ago. Then, the Miami Heat were in the process of extending their winning streak to 10 games. LeBron James was dunking flawlessly, dominating games with his efficiency and touting the Heat’s supporting cast as the deepest he’s had since he arrived from Cleveland three years ago.