Well past midnight early Friday morning, Heat president Pat Riley was drenched in champagne. Dwyane Wade sat alone on the floor outside the locker room, “soaking it in,'' as he said. The tarp covering the locker-room carpet was indeed soaked. And LeBron James reveled in the interview room, saying his goal was still to be “if not the greatest, one of the greatest to ever play this game.''
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