NBA 2012: Who Will Challenge the Miami Heat in 2012?

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NBA 2012: Who Will Challenge the Miami Heat in 2012?
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After LeBron James and Chris Bosh decided to join forces with Dwyane Wade during free agency last season, the Miami Heat arguably became the most hated franchise in professional sports.  With the new "Big Three" in the fold down in South Florida, and bold statements like the franchise winning "not one, not two, not three" championships, it was understandable for non-Heat fans to assign them as the villains of the National Basketball Association.

While some of the vitriol directed towards Miami may have subsided during the onset of the 2011-12 edition of NBA basketball, the same question remains: Which team can beat the Heat in the Eastern Conference? 

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