Thanks to the latest speculation, we’re now virtually assured LeBron James-to-the-Lakers talk for the next two seasons. Dwyane Wade, hoping against hope, wishes that wasn’t the case. From the Palm Beach Post: “They need to leave my teammate alone with that, and go mess with somebody else,’ Wade said. ‘He’s gonna be here. We’re straight.’ James, for his part, stayed on message, a message you’re sure to hear over and over from him: ‘I’m here. I’m preparing for the season. I’m preparing to defend our title.’”