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Ranking the Biggest Threats to the Miami Heat's Title Throne in 2013

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Ranking the Biggest Threats to the Miami Heat's Title Throne in 2013
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As the defending NBA champions, the Miami Heat definitely have a big red target on their backs this season.

Miami may have been standing tall at the beginning of the season when it received its shiny rings, but now that we are in full swing this year, the contenders around the league are looking to dethrone it.

It hasn't been and won't be an easy task to beat the Heat, especially in a seven-game series. However, there are still several teams in the NBA who have the capability of upending the defending champs en route to a championship run of their own.

With that being said, let's break down which teams pose the largest threat to Miami protecting its crown.

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