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Could smugness doom the Heat?

Originally Published: June 17, 2013
By Kevin Arnovitz | ESPN.com

SAN ANTONIO -- The Miami Heat have respectful things to say about the San Antonio Spurs, at least on the surface. Before the series, LeBron James praised the Spurs' willingness to move the ball, while Dwyane Wade cited their "basketball IQ" and Erik Spoelstra paid homage to the organizational culture in San Antonio.

But between the lines in these Finals, the Heat have been dismissive of the Spurs -- and it's been baffling. Miami often treats San Antonio like an opponent that doesn't ...

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