MIAMI -

Game 5 of the NBA Finals delivered record ratings in South Florida.

The people of South Florida were glued to their televisions as LeBron James brought home his first championship trophy.

Game 5 was seen on Local 10 in 40.3% of households in Miami.

That is the largest number ever for an NBA game in this market.

Clearly, the white hot excitement was not just in the stands at the American Airlines Arena.