The regular season rankings were meaningless. The miracle of the No. 8 seed continues.
The Miami Heat beat the Boston Celtics 111-105 in Game 2 of the NBA Eastern Conference Finals in the 2022-2023 season held at TD Garden in Boston, USA on the 20th at 9:30 am (Korean time).
East No. 8 seed Miami defeated No. 2 seed Boston in both the first and second games. Game 3 will be played at home in Miami on the 22nd. Home-court advantage now completely belongs to Miami.
Playoff man Jimmy Butler did it again. In the clutch situation, he succeeded in scoring a comeback and scored 27 points, 8 rebounds, 6 assists and 3 steals.
Serpent Adebayo looked like he was looking at Denver Nuggets’ Nikola Jokic. He had a triple-double performance with 22 points, 16 rebounds and 9 assists. Caleb Martin, who came off the bench, showed a surprise presence with 25 points and 4 rebounds.메이저놀이터
Boston’s Jayson Tatum struggled with 34 points, 13 rebounds and 8 assists. Jaylen Brown was sluggish on offense with 16 points, 4 rebounds and 3 assists.
▲ Boston gave up both games at home. The atmosphere of the series has definitely shifted towards Miami.
The battle between the coaches of the two teams was fierce. Run and run were repeated, exchanging reversals. Boston enjoyed a small lineup, and Miami had fun with regional defense.
At the end of the match, Butler activated Ace Mode. In the middle of the fourth quarter, Boston forward Grant Williams provoked him and caught fire.
With 2 minutes and 57 seconds left in the game, the tying score to make it 100-100, followed by a baseline jumper, led Miami to a 102-100 comeback. Both offensive possessions shot in front of Williams.
In the background, Miami was strong. In addition to Butler, he ran away with Adebayo’s footback scoring and Gaby Vincent’s staffback scoring. Boston’s home, TD Garden, went quiet in an instant.