Chris Johnston, Gatlinburg, Tenn., Merchant services: “Heck if I know. I don't watch basketball.”
Conner Johnston, Hillsboro, Ohio, high school junior: “No, it's a team sport and the Heat were over-rated.”
Josh Wooten, Bartow, U.S. Army: “He didn't help out to his normal averages, I'll tell you that. The spotlight was too much for him.”
J.M. Wooten, Bartow, Mosaic Phosphate Mining Co.: "I'm not a basketball fan, but I'd say he did cost them the title from what I've seen.”
Kordell Ford, Hillsboro, Ohio, high school sophomore: “Definitely, he cost the Heat the title. He should have stayed in Cleveland.”
Fact BoxVote on the Question of the Week — Did LeBron James costs the Miami Heat the NBA title? — at bocagrandetalk.com through Tuesday. Results will be published in the June 23 Gasparilla Gazette.