Former Kansas University standout and current Oklahoma City Thunder player Cole Aldrich (45) blocks a shot by Miami’s Chris Bosh in this photo from their NBA exhibition game Oct. 8, 2010, at the Sprint Center in Kansas City, Mo. While Bosh’s Heat have rolled into the NBA finals, the Thunder’s season ended a round earlier, sending Aldrich packing for Lawrence, his home away from home.
Oklahoma's Eric Maynor goes up for two and is fouled by Miami's Shavlik Randolph in fourth quarter action Friday, Oct. 8, 2010, at the Sprint Center in Kansas City.
Oklahoma City Thunder's Cole Aldrich looks to pass in fourth quarter preseason NBA action.
Oklahoma City Thunder's Serge Ibaka jams the ball late in the fourth quarter in preseason NBA action Friday, Oct. 8, 2010, at the Sprint Center in Kansas City.
Miami's Mario Chalmers tries to get around Oklahoma's Eric Maynor in the first half Friday, Oct. 8, 2010, at the Sprint Center in Kansas City.
Miami’s LeBron James (6) slams in the first half of a 103-96 NBA exhibition victory over Oklahoma City on Friday in Kansas City, Mo.
Mario Chalmers and LeBron James rest on the bench late in the fourth quarter during preseason NBA action.
Former Jayhawks Mario Chalmers (15), now with the Miami Heat, and Cole Aldrich, with Oklahoma City, meet up after pregame introductions.
KU senior Natashia Howell, right, tries to take pictures of the Miami Heat's LeBron James from the stands while Kyle Baum holds up a sign to get James' attention. Howell's cousin was living in Miami and had worked with James on a Nike commercial.