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Miami Heat Are NBA Champions After 121-106 Victory

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(L-R) Dwyane Wade #3, LeBron James #6, Chris Bosh #1, Norris Cole #30, and Terrel Harris #14 celebrate after the Miami Heat defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder during Game Five of the 2012 NBA Finals at American Airlines Arena on June 21, 2012 in Miami, Florida. (Credit: Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

(L-R) Dwyane Wade #3, LeBron James #6, Chris Bosh #1, Norris Cole #30, and Terrel Harris #14 celebrate after the Miami Heat defeat the Oklahoma City Thunder during Game Five of the 2012 NBA Finals at American Airlines Arena on June 21, 2012 in Miami, Florida. (Credit: Joe Murphy/NBAE via Getty Images)

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MIAMI (AP/CBS) - LeBron James is a world champion, and the Miami Heat have climbed to the top of NBA.

James capped his title bid with 26 points, 13 assists and 11 rebounds, Chris Bosh added 23 points, Dwyane Wade scored 20 points and the Heat finished off the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 5 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night, winning 121-106.

Mike Miller scored 23 points on 7-for-8 shooting from 3-point range for Miami, which adds this title to the one it claimed in 2006.

Kevin Durant scored 32 points for the Thunder, who took Game 1 of the series and then dropped four straight. James, Wade and Bosh came out with 3:01 left, and the Heat crowd roared the rest of the way.

Read more at CBSMiami.com.

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