There is no in-between in today's NBA. You either get better, or you get worse.
In order for the Miami Heat to successfully defend their NBA championship, it's going to take a collective effort.
From LeBron James to James Jones, everyone on the Miami Heat roster must make an adjustment.
Individually for the Heat, there are facets of each player's game that can be improved to better fit the overall mission.
They will need to make those adjustments, as the other teams in the NBA prepare to give the defending champs their best shot every single time they step on the court.