*For this home opener unlike any other, the Miami Heat deviated from the years-old script of having starters run onto the floor when their name was called.
Instead, in a darkened arena, each of the Heat first-stringers stood still as a spotlight shined upon them.
The message couldn’t have been less subtle: All eyes are on this team, and they showed why Friday night.
Dwyane Wade scored 26 points, LeBron James had 15 points and seven assists and the Heat scored the first 14 points of the second half to turn a close game into a surprisingly one-sided 96-70 victory over the Orlando Magic.
“This is what we envisioned,” James said.
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