Twitter Explodes as LeBron James and Miami Heat Are Crowned NBA Champions

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Twitter Explodes as LeBron James and Miami Heat Are Crowned NBA Champions
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LeBron James has finally won his first NBA championship, and Twitter is on the verge of experiencing a system overload because of it.

The Twitter-verse has blown up after the Miami Heat trounced the Oklahoma City Thunder by a score of 121-106 in Game 5 of the NBA Finals to win the best-of-seven series 4-1.

Here are the best tweets pertaining to this historic Heat victory.

Bob Wojnowski of the Detroit News offered his insight:

LeBron dominated this one, as noted by ESPN's Brian Windhorst:

The Honey Badger joined in on the party to get his kicks:

Mike Miller scored 23 points, went 7-of-8 behind the arc and played just 23 minutes, impressing

Bleacher Report's Chris Trapasso reminds us that LeBron isn't the only one getting a ring:

You know something crazy happened when The Sports Guy is left speechless:

Too soon...just way too soon for that, Gabe Zaldivar:

The fake Will Ferrell is almost as funny as the real one:

Had to make sure we included the obligatory Thunder tweet here, from The Oklahoman's Darnell Mayberry:

LeBron ran roughshod on every team the Heat faced, as noted by Bleacher Report's Tom Kinslow. This can't come as a surprise to anybody:

SportsCenter adds to this legendary postseason run:

Kevin Durant appeared to shed a tear as he embraced his family in the tunnel following the game, as noted by Bleacher Report's Nicholas Goss:

You can find the photo of Durant's tearful embrace here:

When will Skip Bayless put an end to his madness?

It took Bron Bron a while, but he finally got the ring he always desired (per Yahoo! Sports):

James absolutely owned the paint this series, says ESPN Stats & Info:

The monkey is off his back, the weight is now lifted off his shoulders—whatever you want to say, as Ernie Johnson observes, LeBron no longer has anyone to answer to:

ESPN Stats & Info making sure nobody forgets how well LeBron played tonight:

Just like a little kid:

Talk about humiliation for Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert:

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