by Dr. Boyce Watkins
I wanted to make a quick note on why LeBron James should and probably will end up playing for the Miami Heat. Now that his homeboys Chris Bosh and Dwayne Wade have decided to play together, LeBron has a choice of either joining the club or fighting it. While Chicago, New York and New Jersey provide viable options for James, the truth is that James probably sees the kind of empire he could build in Miami with two great players who are equally committed to winning.
Chris Bosh reportedly gave up $30 million to play in Miami, which argues that he is a man of principle. Wade is also a proven winner, known for going above and beyond when necessary to find a way to win. These are the guys that LeBron would want to play with, and these are NOT the guys he'd like to play against.
My prediction? LeBron ends up in Miami and a dynasty begins.
Here are a couple of other possibilities: