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    Posted on Jun 22, 2012

    Presenting The Unparalleled Joy Of The Miami Heat And LeBron James, NBA Champions

    The ecstacy of winning and the agony of defeat, conveyed by GIFs and video.

    Congratulations, LeBron James, Dwyane Wade, and Chris Bosh!

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    Same to Shane Battier, Udonis Haslem, Mario Chalmers, Norris Cole, Juwan Howard, and especially Mike Miller, who went 7-8 on three-pointers in Game 5.

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    Here's the Heat celebrating immediately after the buzzer sounds. Watch LeBron and Durant embrace.

    Before that, LeBron and Wade shared a moment with each other.

    And Wade shared a moment with himself.

    Coach Erik Spoelstra got the mandated Gatorade shower.

    And Durant took the long walk. His embrace of his mother is both touching and heartbreaking.

    To the Oklahoma City Thunder, we say:

    s3-ec.buzzfed.com

    #neverforget

    You guys'll be back, don't worry.

    But in the end, tonight belonged to the Miami Heat and LeBron James.

    The 2011-12...

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