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LeBron James leads Miami Heat in “Harlem Shake” (Video)

Can’t a fella just dance? (J. Pat Carter / AP)

The Miami Heat have the league’s longest winning streak so, really, there’s only one thing left to do: dance.

They submitted their entry in the Terrible Troika of Sports Dance Videos (“Call Me Maybe,” “Gangnam Style,” “Harlem Shake”) on Thursday night and it’s … a little weird. LeBron James wears, duh, a king’s costume, Mario Chalmers is Super Mario and Chris Andersen is, um, a bird in the Heat’s “Harlem Shake.” Chris Bosh wears a bathrobe, cowboy hat and sunglasses and Ray Allen is the phantom of the opera locker room. Dwyane Wade is virtually unrecognizable (hmmm….) as the bear.

James calls it a “King James and Dwyane Wade aka W.O.W.” production, so you know whom to blame.

Can’t get enough? Here you go:

And Jimmie Johnson, with some help from the Nationals:

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After spending most of her career in traditional print sports journalism, Cindy began blogging and tweeting, first as NFL/Redskins editor, and, since August 2010, at The Early Lead. She also is the social media editor for Sports.



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Cindy Boren · February 28, 2013