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Demise of Miami's 'Big Three' greatly exaggerated

NBA Finals

The San Antonio Spurs' Tim Duncan is caught up in the lane by the Miami Heat's Ray Allen (34) as Chris Bosh (1) moves in during the second half of Game 4 of the NBA Finals on Thursday night in San Antonio.

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SAN ANTONIO — Miami Heat owner Micky Arison had a message as he walked to the winning locker room.

"The death of the Big Three was overrated," he said.

Sure was. LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh, his three prized players, are just fine.

So are the Heat's championship hopes.

Riding big performances from their three All-Stars, the Heat tied the NBA Finals with a 109-93 victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Thursday night in Game 4.

"It was on our shoulders," James said. "We had to figure out how to win the game for us and play ...

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