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How to beat the streaking Heat

Miami is on a roll, but the champs have a major weakness on their roster

Updated: March 6, 2013, 4:18 PM ET
By Tom Haberstroh | ESPN.com
The Miami Heat are playing like LeBron James breaking loose on a fast break: virtually unstoppable.

The defending champs have won 15 consecutive games by an average margin of more than 12 points. It's a streak that has lasted over a month. The list of opponent casualties is undeniably impressive: the Oklahoma City Thunder, Los Angeles Clippers, Los Angeles Lakers, Chicago Bulls, Memphis Grizzlies and New York Knicks have all been victimized by the Heat during the streak.