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Heat Is On Fire, 22nd Win Against Raptors

The Miami Heat equaled the second-longest winning streak in NBA history, pulling away in the fourth quarter Sunday to beat the Toronto Raptors 108-91 for their 22nd consecutive victory.

03/17/2013

MIAMI, FL - MARCH 12: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat calls a play out to his teammates against the Atlanta Hawks on March 12, 2013 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

Heat’s Unselfishness Paying Off During Streak

The Miami Heat entered into elite company Wednesday night when the team won its 20th straight game, becoming only the fourth team in NBA history to accomplish the feat in one season.

CBS Miami–03/14/2013

MIAMI, FL - JANUARY 02: LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat reacts to a three point play during a game against the Dallas Mavericks at American Airlines Arena on January 2, 2013 in Miami, Florida. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Winning Streaks Nothing New In South Florida

The Miami Heat continued to chase history Wednesday night when the team won its 20th consecutive game, knocking off the Philadelphia 76ers. But streaks are nothing new to sports teams in Miami.

CBS Miami–03/14/2013

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LeBron Named Eastern Conference Player of the Week

After the week Miami Heat superstar forward LeBron James had, being named the Player of the Week seemed to be a slam dunk…and it was.

CBS Miami–02/11/2013

Miami Heat's LeBron James celebrates after scoring against the Brooklyn Nets' during their NBA game at the Barclays Center in the Brooklyn borough of New York City, January 30 , 2013 .  (EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

LeBron Abusing Heat Opponents At Record Clip

The NBA Most Valuable Player award won’t be given out for months, but there is little doubt that Miami Heat superstar LeBron James is playing at a level no one in the league can come close to matching.

CBS Miami–02/11/2013

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Rapper Claims He Was Kicked Out Of Heat Game

Rapper Lil Wayne claimed he was kicked out of Sunday’s Miami Heat game for rooting for the wrong team, according to a tweet from the performer.

CBS Miami–02/11/2013

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Miami Turns Up The Heat On Lakers, 107-97

LeBron James scored 32 points on 12-for-18 shooting in a record-setting show, Dwyane Wade scored 30 and the Miami Heat beat the Los Angeles Lakers 107-97 on Sunday for their fifth straight win.

02/10/2013

LeBron James #6 of the Miami Heat dunks against the Los Angeles Lakers at Staples Center on January 15, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. Copyright 2013 NBAE (Photo by Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

LeBron’s Heat Hold Off Kobe’s Lakers 99-90

For a few exciting minutes in the fourth quarter, Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers resembled the championship-caliber dynamo everybody expected this season, making a big run and surging past the Miami Heat. And then LeBron James calmly demonstrated why the Heat are the defending NBA champions and the Lakers are in 11th place in the Western Conference.

CBS4–01/18/2013

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Lakers’ Playoff Hopes Fading With Each Loss

Miami Heat fans have been doing a lot of hand wringing as of late due to the team’s repeated rebounding woes contributing to a few losses. But the Heat is in first place, something another team of superstars out west are nowhere near.

CBS Miami–01/10/2013

Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers sits on the bench during a NBA game against the San Antonio Spurs at Staples Center on April 12, 2011 in Los Angeles, California. (Source: Andrew D. Bernstein/NBAE via Getty Images)

Follow Kobe On Twitter

Kobe Bryant is no longer a holdout. He’s on Twitter.

CBS4–01/06/2013

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