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CHESAPEAKE ENERGY ARENA / OKLAHOMA CITY THUNDER / MIAMI HEAT / NBA FINALS / NBA BASKETBALL / FANS: Candace Chalakee and Justin Jones, both from Lawton, wear their Thunder gear and beards before the first game of the NBA basketball finals at the Chesapeake Arena on Tuesday, June 12, 2012 in Oklahoma City, Okla.  Photo by Steve Sisney, The Oklahoman ORG XMIT: SSOK101