Much of the chatter about the possibilities the 2012-13 Miami Heat will be able to repeat as NBA champions will no doubt be centered on LeBron James and Dwyane Wade. However, Chris Bosh is the Heat's key to hoisting the Larry O'Brien trophy once again.
Bosh is a very unique player with a set of skills that hold even more importance, considering the Heat's roster as it is. Just recall the difference in the Heat's performance when Bosh was on and off the court during the 2012 postseason.
But even more than last season, Bosh is the team's true X-Factor, the key to a repeat.
Here are five reasons why.