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Congrats to the Heat and Lakers for making the Finals — and to those of my fellow journalists who remain in the bubble. A feat in itself.
Mavs fans won’t like reading this, but Miami certainly is a blue-blood franchise, earning Finals berths pre-LeBron, with LeBron and now post-LeBron. Perhaps fittingly, L..A. vs. Miami pits the franchises with the most Finals berths during the 2000s. pic.twitter.com/yRqMU1u3Ws
No wonder Mavs fans were so hopeful that Dallas could land Iggy before the trade deadline. The man's presence practically guarantees his team a berth in the Finals. And as he's showing tonight, he still can perform in big moments.