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Thunder Have No Answer For LeBron, Heat Win 103-97

The featured matchup for the NBA’s annual Christmas day lineup of games was a rematch of the 2012 NBA Finals between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Miami Heat. By the time the final buzzer sounded, one thing was clear…the Thunder still couldn’t beat the Heat.

CBS Miami–12/26/2012

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 17: Miami Heat players Chris Bosh #1, Mario Chalmers #15, LeBron James #6 and Dwyane Wade #3 celebrate while playing the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game Three of the 2012 NBA Finals at American Airlines Arena on June 17, 2012 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

LeBron Ready To Carry Heat To Victory

Only one victory stands in the way of the Miami Heat and a NBA Championship. For NBA MVP LeBron James, he’s put last year’s bad performance behind him and is ready to carry the Heat to the title in Game 5.

CBS Miami–06/21/2012

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Heat Shut Down Thunder 104-98 In Game 4

The Miami Heat moved one game closer to it’s second NBA Championship Tuesday night at the AmericanAirlines Arena with a thrilling 104-98 victory in Game 4 of the NBA Finals.

CBS Miami–06/19/2012

(Photo by Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Focused & Ready For Thunder In Game 4

As the horn sounded to end the Miami Heat’s victory in Game 3 Sunday night, LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, and Chris Bosh were already turning their attention to the task ahead in Game 4 of the NBA Finals.

CBS4–06/19/2012

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 17: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat makes a basket in the fourth quarter against Kevin Durant #35 of the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game Three of the 2012 NBA Finals on June 17, 2012 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

LeBron Turning Into Closer For Heat

The big knock against NBA MVP LeBron James has been his inability to close out must-win games for the Heat. Sunday night, James once again proved his critics wrong as he took over when the Heat needed him most.

CBS4–06/18/2012

MIAMI, FL - JUNE 17: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat shoots against the Oklahoma City Thunder during Game Three of the 2012 NBA Finals at American Airlines Arena on June 17, 2012 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Garrett Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat Calm Thunder 91-85

The Miami Heat needed everything they could get out of LeBron James and Dwyane Wade in Game 3 of the NBA Finals Sunday night. They got that and more as Wade and James combined for 54 points, 21 rebounds, and 10 assists and the team held off a late rally from the Thunder and took at 2-1 lead in the NBA Finals

CBS4–06/17/2012

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - JUNE 14: Dwyane Wade #3 and LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat celebrate following the team's victory against the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game Two of the 2012 NBA Finals at Chesapeake Energy Arena on June 14, 2012 in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.  (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat’s Big Three Ride Again

The Miami Heat head back home Friday after a gritty performance in Game 2 saw the team even the series at one game apiece. It was another solid game from NBA MVP LeBron James and another great game from the unlikeliest of heroes, Shane Battier.

CBS4–06/15/2012

Dwyane Wade & LeBron James

Heat In Must-Win Mode In Game 2

When the Miami Heat walk onto the court in Oklahoma City to battle the Thunder in Game 2 of the NBA Finals, the term must-win should be on the mind of each and every member of the Heat.

CBS4–06/14/2012

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - JUNE 11:  LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat attends NBA Finals Media Availability on June 11, 2012 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma.  (Photo by Layne Murdoch/NBAE via Getty Images)

LeBron & Durant Ready For Epic Showdown

An entire nation of sports fans is currently debating which NBA superstar, LeBron James or Kevin Durant, will lead their team to a championship starting Tuesday night. Just don’t expect Durant and LeBron to get too wound up in the hoopla surrounding the matchup between them.

CBS4–06/12/2012

OKLAHOMA CITY, OK - MARCH 25: Kevin Durant #35 of the Oklahoma City Thunder drives around LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat during the game between the Oklahoma City Thunder and the Miami Heat on March 25, 2012 at the Chesapeake Energy Arena in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma. (Photo by Garrett W. Ellwood/NBAE via Getty Images)

Vegas Picking Thunder In NBA Finals

The Miami Heat will be pilgrims in an unholy land when they enter the arena in Oklahoma City Tuesday night and will also find themselves in the unusual position of being the underdogs in the NBA Finals.

CBS4–06/11/2012

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