From the New York Post's recap of Chris Bosh's wedding down in South Beach, a nice window into NBA life during the lockout:â†µ
The happy couple celebrated with 300 guests at the Fontainebleau Miami Beach with three days of spectacular events over the weekend. During the lockout, which began July 1, NBA executives and players are forbidden from any contact with each other.â†µ
But while Heat stars ... were seated in an area separate from the suits', they later mingled on the dance floor with team GM Pat Riley, coach Erik Spoelstra, vice president Nick Arison, the son of Heat owner Micky Arison, and former Heat all-star Alonzo Mourning, who now works in player relations. They got special permission from the league to attend the glitzy bash together.â†µ
One guest said, "The players were on one side of the ballroom, the executives on the other, and later they met on the dance floor."â†µ
No word on whether the dance floor meeting included any slow dancing...