The question was about how many NBA franchises in his lifetime had won back-to-back championships, so he tilted his eyes toward the ceiling and started running through the list in his head.
“That’s a small number. It’s tough,” Wade said. “Obviously, it’d be the Bulls. The Lakers. The Pistons. And is it the Spurs? No, the Rockets. Wow, that’s tough.”
Here’s what’s tougher: Actually making that list.
Such is the opportunity that Wade and the Miami Heat have now, for the second time.