James, Wade wait to see if help is coming

Electrifying as teammates for one night, imagine LeBron James

and Dwyane Wade together for an entire season.

At least one of them does.

“We can dream, can’t we?” Wade said. “I dream.”

After watching them Sunday night in the All-Star game at Cowboys

Stadium, who wouldn’t? Well, except rival coaches.

Wade scored 28 points and was the MVP, James added 25 and the

East beat the West 141-139 before 108,713 fans, the largest crowd

ever to attend a basketball game.

A James-Wade partnership could happen, but that wouldn’t be

until the summer. In the meantime, one or both of them still could

get some All-Star caliber help.

The NBA trade deadline is Thursday, with Cleveland and Miami

among the teams most frequently appearing in the usual mid-February