Heat win 27th straight, run away from Magic 108-94

Tuesday - 3/26/2013, 3:48am EDT

TIM REYNOLDS
AP Basketball Writer

ORLANDO, Fla. (AP) -- Late in the third quarter, the game was tied and the Miami Heat winning streak seemed to be in jeopardy.

Then LeBron James got mad.

And then the Orlando Magic had no chance.

James finished with 24 points, 11 assists and nine rebounds, throwing down a dunk to start a huge, swift run that decided everything and the Heat won their 27th straight game by topping the Magic 108-94 on Monday night.

"We are not taking this team for granted," James said. "I continue to always say that in professional sports, wins are hard to come by and teams like this are really rare. To be part of a team like this, we do not take it for granted."

That dunk -- which came one possession after James badly missed a layup and got frustrated -- started what became a 20-2 run over merely a 4
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