Originally posted on Midwest Sports Fans  |  Last updated 6/11/13
Since LeBron James left Cleveland and headed to South Beach, the Miami Heat have become a powerhouse. Teams like the Chicago Bulls, Indiana Pacers and Boston Celtics have been able to frustrate King James and company at times, but aside from Mark Cuban’s Dallas Mavericks defeating the Heat during the first year of the “Big Three Era” in the 2011 Finals, no one has been able to beat Erik Spoelstra’s squad in a seven-game series. The easy answer to the question of why the Heat are seemingly unbeatable in a series, is that they have superior talent to everyone in the league. Regardless of whether or not you despise the guy (believe me, I have my own level of hatred for “The King”), LeBron James is the best basketball player on the planet. Dwyane Wade, although a far cry from what he once was, is still one of the best in the NBA off the dribble. Chris Bosh, while inconsistent, is still a threat to stretch out defenses and open up the paint for James and Wade. Those three, combined with...
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