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heat 105, celtics 103

Heat get by Celtics, win 23d straight

Their heads sank as they left the court, where they feel they left a win that so many felt they had no real shot at taking. The Celtics were close, so close Monday night, to a win so improbable that it would have been hard to gauge, much less believe was possible.

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