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LeBron James: Why Leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers Will Haunt the King Forever
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LeBron James ditching the Cleveland Cavaliers seems to be one of the biggest mistakes made by an individual when it comes to sports. Perception of James' move to Miami is going to change as the years go on because eventually the Big 3 will win a title. 

Although many people want to put the blame on coach Erik Spoelstra, the problem isn't who is drawing up plays from the sidelines, but the overall makeup of this team. This Heat won't peak until after the All-Star break and, even at their best, may not be NBA Finals-worthy. 

The scrutiny LeBron is under will ease with time, but that doesn't mean he didn't make a huge mistake in leaving Cleveland. By leaving the Cavs, the King didn't just leave a fan base, he also left a chance at basketball immortality. 

Here are some other reasons that will keep LeBron from getting Cleveland off his mind and why the Cavs will consistently haunt the NBA's suddenly most-hated player.

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