Pushed to brink, LeBron refuses to let Spurs win a title

Wednesday June 19th, 2013
LeBron James struggled through three quarters but finished with a triple-double in Miami's Game 6 win.
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If we choose our inspirational quotes by the people we admire, that is perfect for James. He does not have the assassin's heart of Michael Jordan or the unshakable confidence of Kobe Bryant. But on an epic night in a riveting series in a magnificent career, LeBron James did everything he could for his fellow men.

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