Netease Sports reported on October 12:
Today, the finals continued the G6 confrontation, the Heat were completely passive, and finally lost 93-106, 2-4 defeat, missed the championship. Butler turned in 12 points, 7 rebounds, 8 assists, and made 5 of 10 shots in the campaign.
From this round of the series, Butler’s performance is absolutely praised by everyone. He averaged 29 points, 8.6 rebounds, 10.2 assists, 2.6 steals, shooting 55.5% from the field, and he was alone in many games. Carrying up the team, the data is also historical.
However, after all, the Heat still have a gap in strength. In today's game, they and
In terms of the scene, the Heat are relatively passive today, falling behind by double-digit points early. This also means that Butler will have to quickly exert his strength again. In the second quarter, he began to increase his personal offense. For example, in a wave of offense, he directly faced Ku Zima's defensive layup succeeded!
At 3 minutes and 40 seconds, in very difficult circumstances, Butler forced the ball to break through. In fact, this is also because his teammates don’t feel it now. In the end, he created a foul by LeBron and got a free throw, but today Butler’s free throw efficiency is also good. Generally, there is a penalty again.
With the force of the second quarter, Butler's data reached 8 points, 5 rebounds and 5 assists. It looks like there is a chance to reach a triple-double today, but the Heat are already nearly 20 points behind in the score.
To make matters worse, the Lakers didn't seem to give a chance. They continued to exert force in the second half and completely widened the point difference. Butler was also hard to beat. In the third quarter, he only took two shots.
In the end, the Heat continue to fight, but there is no hope of reversal. Adebayor feels good at this stage. Butler also gave him the ball, but as time goes by, the game is getting farther and farther away from them. Perhaps standing on the court at this moment is just to show an attitude . In the last 2 minutes and 24 seconds, the Heat replaced Butler and gave in early. In the end, the Heat accepted the defeat, 2-4 missed the championship.
Team leader Butler