"They said you have to use your five best players, but I found you win with the five who fit together the best," Red Auerbach
The legendary coach could have not used better words to describe the absolute best winning formula in basketball—chemistry.
History has proven the above statement over and over again. Repeatedly, teams with great chemistry emerge victorious against teams with superior talent.
This summer, a titan was born in Miami. The level of talent of the Miami Heat (even outside of LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, and Chris Bosh) is impressive. Will they gel and take their chemistry level as high as their talent level?
The level or professionalism of the athletes should point to an easy yes, but that is not guaranteed. Here are five arguments against the team’s potential to develop championship chemistry in the 2010-2011 NBA reason.