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Top Ten Moments of the 2013 Miami Heat Season

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8. LeBron saves the streak versus Orlando

In any other season, a loss to Orlando late in the year wouldn't have been a big deal, but in this case a streak was on the line. In the end, you have to imagine games like this were good for the Heat, because the team would face similar situations later in the year.

7. "The Comeback" Heat erases a 27-point second-half deficit versus the Cavs

The Heat was getting its ass handed to it by your local LA Fitness dudes -- until Miami opened the entire can of ass on the Cavs in the third quarter. The Heat trailed 67-40 with 7:44 to go in the third and then proceeded to outscore the Cavs 58-28 in the final 19-plus minutes to win the game, Miami's 24th in a row at the time. The collapse was the largest in the Cavs' 43-year history.

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Ryan Yousefi is a freelance writer for Miami New Times, a lover of sports, and an expert consumer of craft beer and pho. Hanley Ramirez once stole a baseball from him and to this day still owes him $10.
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