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|Cheers in Miami, Jeers in Cleveland
|MIAMI (AP) -- In Cleveland, they set LeBron James jerseys on fire. In South Florida, fans spilled into streets, thrusting their arms high with joy.
And around the NBA, one word -- "Miami" -- prompted an array of reactions.
James' decision to join the Miami Heat was received with just about every emotion imaginable, especially in Cleveland, where a native son of Ohio won two MVP trophies and was revered like almost no other athlete in the city's long history.
At 9:27 p.m., when James announced his choice, that all changed forever.
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