NBA Playoff Predictions 2011: 8 Reasons a Lakers-Heat Final Will Still Happen

Since the beginning of the season, fans have been begging for an epic Los Angeles Lakers vs. Miami Heat matchup in the 2011 NBA Finals.

The Lakers have to get through a very tough Western Conference if they want to make it, and the Heat’s ability to win big games has been questioned throughout the season.

Even though there is so much doubt right now, this matchup might still be the most likely scenario. As the season approaches its homestretch, both teams seem like they are starting to put it together.

These are the eight biggest reasons why LeBron James and the Heat will square off against Kobe Bryant and the Lakers in the NBA Finals.

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