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NBA championship taking its talents back to South Beach

LeBron James had 37 points and 12 rebounds and Miami repeated as champions with a 95-88 victory over San Antonio in Game 7 of the NBA Finals

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The pre-game show is seen before the Miami Heat play the San Antonio Spurs in Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade (R) is guarded by San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan during the first quarter in Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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Miami Heat's LeBron James (L) yells as he attempts a shot against San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan during the first quarter in Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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Miami Heat's Chris Andersen (11) blocks San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan during the first quarter in Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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San Antonio Spurs' Kawhi Leonard (L) drives to the net on Miami Heat's Mario Chalmers during the first quarter in Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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San Antonio Spurs' Tony Parker (9) shoots against the Miami Heat's Mike Miller (13) during the first half in Game 7 of the NBA championships, Thursday, June 20, 2013, in Miami.

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Miami Heat's LeBron James (6) is surrounded by San Antonio Spurs' Gary Neal (L), Manu Ginobili (20), Kawhi Leonard (2) and Tiago Splitter (22) during the first quarter in Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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San Antonio Spurs shooting guard Manu Ginobili (20) has his shot bocked by Miami Heat's LeBron James (6) and Chris Bosh (1) during Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade (L) shoots over San Antonio Spurs' Danny Green during the second quarter in Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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San Antonio Spurs' Manu Ginobili reacts after a basket against the Miami Heat during the second quarter in Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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Miami Heat's LeBron James reacts after a basket against the San Antonio Spurs during the sceond quarter in Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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The Miami Heat's LeBron James (6) shoots against the San Antonio Spurs' Danny Green (4) during the first half in Game 7 of the NBA basketball championships, Thursday, June 20, 2013, in Miami.

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Miami Heat's LeBron James (R) shoots a three point basket while being guarded by San Antonio Spurs' Danny Green during the sceond quarter in Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan (21) blocks the Miami Heat's Chris Bosh (1) during the first half in Game 7 of the NBA basketball championships, Thursday, June 20, 2013, in Miami.

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Miami Heat's LeBron James (6) blocks San Antonio Spurs' Tony Parker as Heat's Chris Andersen (L) watches for the rebound during the second quarter in Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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The Miami Heat's LeBron James (6) moves the ball against San Antonio Spurs' Manu Ginobili (20) during the first half in Game 7 of the NBA basketball championships, Thursday, June 20, 2013, in Miami.

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San Antonio Spurs shooting guard Manu Ginobili (20) goes to the basket on Miami Heat center Chris Bosh (1) in the first half during Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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San Antonio Spurs' Danny Green (4) shoots over Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade (3) during the first half in Game 7 of the NBA championships, Thursday, June 20, 2013, in Miami.

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San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan (21) works for the ball against and Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade (3) during the first half in Game 7 of the NBA basketball championships, Thursday, June 20, 2013, in Miami.

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The San Antonio Spurs' Gary Neal (14) shoots as the Miami Heat's Ray Allen (34) defends during the first half in Game 7 of the NBA championships, Thursday, June 20, 2013, in Miami.

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Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade swings on the rim after a dunk as San Antonio Spurs' Kawhi Leonard follows the play during the third quarter in Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade goes up for a slam dunk against the San Antonio Spurs during the second half of Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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Miami Heat small forward LeBron James (6) goes to the basket past San Antonio Spurs power forward Tim Duncan (21) during Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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San Antonio Spurs' Kawhi Leonard (L) shoots for a basket and gets fouled by Miami Heat's Chris Bosh during the third quarter in Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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Miami Heat's LeBron James reacts after a basket against the San Antonio Spurs during the third quarter in Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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Miami Heat point guard Mario Chalmers (15) scores on a play past San Antonio Spurs power forward Tim Duncan (21) during Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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San Antonio Spurs' Manu Ginobili (20) of Argentina, drives to the basket against the Miami Heat's Udonis Haslem (40) during the first half in Game 7 of the NBA championships, Thursday, June 20, 2013, in Miami.

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Miami Heat's Chris Andersen dunks on San Antonio Spurs power forward Tim Duncan (21) during Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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Miami Heat's LeBron James (R) and Dwyane Wade pause during a break in play against the San Antonio Spurs during the fourth quarter in Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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Miami Heat's LeBron James (6) shoots a basket over San Antonio Spurs' Kawhi Leonard near the end of Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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Miami Heat s forward LeBron James (6) reacts after he was fouled during the second half in Game 7 of the NBA championship against the San Antonio Spurs, Thursday, June 20, 2013, in Miami.

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Miami Heat's LeBron James holds the Larry O'Brien Trophy and the Bill Russell MVP trophy (L) after the Heat defeated the San Antonio Spurs to win Game 7 of their NBA Finals playoff in Miami, Florida June 20, 2013.

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