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The latest on LeBron's meeting with Pat Riley

A quick update on what we're now fondly calling the "Decision in the Desert..."

—The meeting between LeBron James and the Heat will take place at 3 p.m. Las Vegas time today, the Herald has confirmed.

—Can also confirm that only Pat Riley, LeBron and agent Rich Paul will be in the room for that meeting. I was previously told Spoelstra would be there, but that is incorrect.

—I don't have an initial read or anything to report on how LeBron and his team are reacting to the Cavs' moves this morning.

Some other things ...

—The Cavaliers clearly think they have a legitimate shot at signing LeBron. Cleveland pushed their agenda hard on Wednesday morning with news of a three-team trade. That big news was followed by circulating Internet rumors of the Cavs contacting some of LeBron's closest friends: Ray Allen, James Jones and Mike Miller. Allen, Jones and James recently went on vacation together in the Bahamas. ESPN.com dropped those nuggets.

—LeBron posted this to Instagram on Wednesday before the meeting...

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—Norris Cole is clearly concerned about everything happening in Vegas...

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