Hupu News, September 28 The Heat defeated the Celtics today and advanced to the finals. After the game, Heat coach Eric Spoelstra was interviewed by reporters and talked about the Heat's recruitment of forward Jimmy Butler during the 2019 offseason.
"You just think that after 20 minutes of chatting, our concepts of competition, work, team culture, etc. are very compatible. We didn't recruit him much, just chatted. He played after we talked for about 5 minutes. He said: "Hey, I agree." We said: "What? We haven't started talking about the recruitment we are preparing?" He set the tone and let our team aim to win in the moment."
In this game, Heat forward Jimmy Butler performed well. He played 39 minutes and made 8 of 19 shots. He scored 22 points, 2 rebounds, 8 assists and 1 steal.
In this season's playoffs, Butler averaged 36.4 minutes per game, 20.6 points, 6.0 rebounds, 4.3 assists and 1.9 steals.