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There would be so many fights over who gets to play as the Miami Heat in NBA 2K13.
Steve Nash. Dwyane Wade. LeBron James. Chris Bosh.
On paper: Awesome. In a video game: Unstoppable. In real life: Definitely championship level.
Can you imagine being Steve Nash, someone who always averages above 10 APG regardless of who is on his team, dribbling the ball up the court and having the options of Wade, LeBron and Bosh? The Heat offense would be even more unstoppable.
Chris Bosh would see the biggest boost of anyone on the team from Nash's presence.
The problem? The Heat already have a distributor in the form of LeBron James. LeBron averages around seven assists per game and, like Carmelo in New York, needs to have the ball in his hands to make something happen. Playing as a catch-and-shoot guy with Steve Nash would not be LeBron's best option.
Offensively, I think Nash would make the Heat better, but it would take a little while to get the system working effectively.
Defensively, the Heat have to go against Rajon Rondo, Derrick Rose and possibly Russell Westbrook or Tony Parker in the NBA Finals. Do you really want a 38- to 41-year-old Nash, someone who has never been a defensive stopper (even in his younger days), guarding these stars?
The Heat may be better off sticking with LeBron as the key distributor, utilizing Mario Chalmers' defense and inserting Norris Cole as a spark off the bench.