Pat Riley won't coach, Heat will contend

Updated: June 21, 2011, 3:28 PM ET
By Michael Wallace | ESPN.com

MIAMI -- With the disappointment still lingering from Miami's loss to the Dallas Mavericks in the NBA Finals, Heat president Pat Riley took his first public steps Tuesday toward regrouping for another title run next season.

"I can say this," Riley said in his postseason meeting with the media, "we will be a multiple championship-contending team. This was a great year. It was a disappointing ending."

In a 40-minute Q&A session, Riley's message was about maintaining continuity ...

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