Heat hurting without Shaq 

November, 17, 2006
11/17/06
10:45
PM ET
Not the Friday night I was expecting.

Turns out there was no time to call around to friends and colleagues, as I'd planned, to trade over/unders for the rematch of last season's history-making classic: Toronto Raptors at Kobe Bryant.

Marc Stein | email

ESPN Senior Writer
• Senior NBA writer for ESPN.com
• Began covering the NBA in 1993-94
• Also covered soccer, tennis and the Olympics

SPONSORED HEADLINES