Miami Heat Winning Streak: March Madness Renders It Moot

I think the most amazing part of all the hoopla surrounding this year's NCAA Tournament is that no one is paying attention to what the Miami Heat are currently doing in the NBA.

Twenty-seven straight wins. That's what they're busy doing. It is the exact opposite of the NCAA Tournament where parody reigns supreme. Instead, Miami is dominating so easily that no one seems to care. 

Amazingly, they are the second most popular team in Florida, as Florida Gulf Coast is currently dominating the "Florida Basketball Power Rankings" that I just created:

1. FGCU

2. University of Miami

3. University of Florida 

4. Miami Heat

The heat can win 27 straight, but they can't win this.

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Liam Boylan-Pett

Liam is a culture writing intern at PolicyMic. His work has appeared in "Running Times" and other running publications. He is also a professional middle-distance runner for the New Jersey-New York Track Club. After graduating from Columbia University with his bachelor's degree, he earned a Master's of Professional Studies in Journalism from Georgetown University. Originally from Bath, Mich, he spends his time watching TV, reading longform journalism, and thinking about who is going to be in the NCAA basketball tournament's Final Four.

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