Jimmy Butler was once again the linchpin of the Miami Heat in the NBA finals: the guard had 35 points, 12 rebounds, 11 assists, 5 steals, 1 cover and 12-12 in free practice, for the 111-108 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers, in the Orlando bubble.
In addition, forward Duncan Robinson stood out in the Florida franchise, with 26 points, 2 assists and 5 rebounds in 37 minutes of play.
Jimmy: 35 PTS | 12 REB | 11 AST | 5 ROB.
LeBron: 40 PTS | 13 REB | 7 AST.
– NBA Latam (@NBALatam) October 10, 2020
For his part, LeBron James was the top scorer for the Californians, who today wore a special uniform in tribute to the legend Kobe Bryant: 40 points, 7 assists and 13 rebounds. Behind, he was followed by Anthony Davis, with 28 points, 3 assists and 12 rebounds.
On the last play, with the score 109-108 in favor of the Heat, the Lakers had one last possession to reverse the score, but Danny Green missed a triple and Markieff Morris sent a pass out.
In this way, the final was 3-2 in favor of the Lakers. Now, they will be measured this Sunday, from 20:30, in the sixth game of the NBA finals.