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  • Yvng Pharaoh
    Yvng Pharaoh 4 miesi臋cy temu +5277

    Jimmy was always meant to be in a Heat uniform. He definitely will go down as one of Miami Heat鈥檚 best players in history without question.

    • Michael
      Michael 4 miesi臋cy temu +274

      Based on these playoffs alone

    • Luke Lee
      Luke Lee 4 miesi臋cy temu +192

      No ring and nobody will remember in 5+ years though.

    • koolaid
      koolaid 4 miesi臋cy temu +996

      @Luke Lee People remember plenty of people without rings

    • Tristan P
      Tristan P 4 miesi臋cy temu +315

      @Luke Lee a lot of people will especially heat fans lol

    • Amogg Venkat
      Amogg Venkat 4 miesi臋cy temu +574

      @Luke Lee People remember Reggie Miller for his playoff runs

  • JPPSrules
    JPPSrules 4 miesi臋cy temu +1007

    What the Miami Heat organization have done post D-Wade is simply remarkable. Other teams take note. That鈥檚 how you build and maintain a winning culture

    • Christopher Gibson
      Christopher Gibson 4 miesi臋cy temu +18

      Theyve done nothing though馃ぃ馃ぃ馃ぃ

    • v1
      v1 4 miesi臋cy temu +111

      @Christopher Gibson to be in the playoff picture most years is good

    • BmwPov
      BmwPov 4 miesi臋cy temu +102

      @Christopher Gibson Miami had virtually no rebuild and are now competitive again

    • Cameron Bolden
      Cameron Bolden 4 miesi臋cy temu +52

      @Christopher Gibson they were in the finals a few years ago

    • Cameron Bolden
      Cameron Bolden 4 miesi臋cy temu +49

      @Christopher Gibson 2(maybe) finals in 4 years isn鈥檛 nothing 馃槀

  • D. Bonner
    D. Bonner 4 miesi臋cy temu +319

    I think people forget that Butler missed 2 games last year in the ECF. I think if not for that, it's a good chance they would've ended up in the finals. Butler's ability to lead and extract the best play from the others is remarkable. Also, you gotta give major props to Spoelstra. I'm really enjoying this year's playoff scene. It's been great for basketball.

    • Marcus Jackson
      Marcus Jackson 4 miesi臋cy temu +11

      I definitely forgot. Why did he miss 2 games? Knee?

    • D. Bonner
      D. Bonner 4 miesi臋cy temu +15

      @Marcus Jackson it was either his knee or ankle. I think he had been dealing with it throughout the entirety of the playoffs at that point.

    • Orochi Maru
      Orochi Maru 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      鈥婡Marcus Jackson he has arthritis in his knee. Was too much for him to play.

    • KingSupreme MAG
      KingSupreme MAG 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      I forgot that too

    • BAD TV - Hosted by the Bad Man
      BAD TV - Hosted by the Bad Man 4 miesi臋cy temu +3

      & they seem to forget that they were in the bubble finals too..Miami has been low key solid for last 3 seasons now

  • The Real McCoy
    The Real McCoy 4 miesi臋cy temu +173

    Man I really want Jimmy Butler to get a championship. He is just a beast and has always been

  • Matic
    Matic 4 miesi臋cy temu +118

    Jimmy winning in Miami would be like Dirks ring in 11. Pure legend

    • Miguel Abelho
      Miguel Abelho 4 miesi臋cy temu +24

      The Mavs were the third seed. Miami are the 8th... Don't get me wrong, what Dirk did that season was nothing short of legendary. But if Jimmy and the Heat can actually pull this off... Probably one of the "greatest rings" ever won, in any sport

    • Rick n Morty
      Rick n Morty 4 miesi臋cy temu

      @Miguel Abelho might even better than the mavs run for real

    • Robert Braun
      Robert Braun 4 miesi臋cy temu +4

      Would be very ironic given The Heat were the team Dirk beat lol.

    • Matic
      Matic 4 miesi臋cy temu

      @Miguel Abelho Mavs had to go against Prime superteam Heat, Kobe and young KD,Harden, Russ. Its pretty equally impressive if Jimmy does it

  • Jonah Woolley
    Jonah Woolley 4 miesi臋cy temu +160

    As a Celtics fan, I was worried going into this series because I saw what the Heat could do and I knew they weren't to be ignored. I've just been blown away by HOW good they were. It's going to be really hard for us to dig ourselves out of it, we're a good road team so I think we'll take Game 3 in Miami and from there it'll be a competitive series, but it's really going to be hard. Miami is a solid team and they deserve to make it to the NBA Finals if they can finish us off. A lot of respect to them coming from where they did, the Play-in and even losing to Atlanta when everyone wrote them off, and getting this lead in the Conference Finals. Let's see where it goes from here.

    • methus57
      methus57 4 miesi臋cy temu +11

      Boston is good enough to win both in Miami. But now the task is to beat Miami 4/5......and that's tough. Butler gets all the press, but Martin won that game tonight

    • VonJay
      VonJay 4 miesi臋cy temu +12

      As a heat fan I think Ime would have had far better results for the celts. I think it鈥檚 an extremely unfair coaching matchup. Was waiting for that rematch and will never get it

    • Mushrif Ahmed
      Mushrif Ahmed 4 miesi臋cy temu +10

      鈥婡VonJayexactly. Mazullo's coaching inexperience is showing. The heat are playing in a system that's getting most of their shooters going. But Boston is still so heavily reliant on Tatum and Brown. And it doesn't seem like Mazulla runs any plays to make life easier for the 2(not that I've seen)

    • Lamont Billings
      Lamont Billings 4 miesi臋cy temu +2

      I said yesterday if Miami wins game 2 this series is a wrap

      IMAKEYOU_RAGEQUIT 4 miesi臋cy temu +8

      Celtics won't win a single game. Ya'll going out in 4. Couldn't even win a single home game. What makes you think Miami would throw away their home games? They're not sloppy chokers like Tatum 馃槀

  • PunjabiPiccolo
    PunjabiPiccolo 4 miesi臋cy temu +2153

    The Miami Heat continues to exceed expectations. If you're not a Celtics fan, how could you not cheer for them? This will be one of the most legendary championship runs in sports if they win it all.

    • Koh Smoger
      Koh Smoger 4 miesi臋cy temu +81

      I want the joker to win it all sorry.

    • Hareem Obduljawon
      Hareem Obduljawon 4 miesi臋cy temu +223

      @Koh Smoger Joker got years to win a ring. JB needs one now he's not getting any younger.

    • Reymark Benedicto
      Reymark Benedicto 4 miesi臋cy temu +67

      I'm a Celtics fan and after seeing the first 2 games, it's totally not hard to cheer for Miami if they proceed to the nba finals!

    • PunjabiPiccolo
      PunjabiPiccolo 4 miesi臋cy temu +48

      @Hareem Obduljawon My exact same thinking. I would like Joker to get one and also Murray because he's a fellow Canadian, but they got time. I'm a Sixers fan so seeing Jimmy succeed is the closest I'll get to seeing my own team succeed 馃槀

    • simon fowler
      simon fowler 4 miesi臋cy temu +4

      Not their own expectations, and that鈥檚 ALL that matters. A team of DAWGS!

  • Raja Samra
    Raja Samra 4 miesi臋cy temu +71

    I鈥檓 a Celtics fan first, but also a basketball fan. What Jimmy Butler has been doing is incredible. The way he leads the charge and always gives it his all is admirable. Im hoping we can achieve a miracle and still win this series, but Himmy is BALLING

    • Louis Williamson
      Louis Williamson 4 miesi臋cy temu +6

      I am Boston fan too .Miami is a great team . But I believe Boston is better. But Miami have just outplayed Boston. I believe Boston can win both in Miami . If they come with the right mind set . Boston got to play with some hard . I believe this is what Boston needs to wake up and play some ball . The key in beating Miami is don't let up on them when you have a lead

  • Mark Nguyen
    Mark Nguyen 4 miesi臋cy temu +85

    I like how the Heat plays. Reminds me of old school basketball where you play solid defense and run your offense through Michael Jordan...uh hum....I mean Jimmy Butler. Keeping the game really simple! Defense still wins championships! And Miami Heat is proving it to be so. Go "Air Butler!!!

    • Sharif Brown
      Sharif Brown 4 miesi臋cy temu +2

      Himmy Butler. Jimmy Buckets. Jimmy Jordan.

    • Ryan Hooks
      Ryan Hooks 4 miesi臋cy temu

      you'll appreciate that video based on your comment

    • Anthony Buckets
      Anthony Buckets 4 miesi臋cy temu

      Himmy Butler*

  • Garrett
    Garrett 4 miesi臋cy temu +18

    Jimmy is single handedly keeping my bank account alive with these dubs 馃槀

  • Context Matters
    Context Matters 4 miesi臋cy temu +88

    There was a couple times this game I thought Boston might run away with it. The Heat are different. They have a mental toughness that's rare in this modern era of basketball. I saw the Suns pretty much give up after getting down to the Nuggets. The Heat could have easily packed it in and been happy to go home with a 1-1 tie.
    With that said, I need Bam to step it up. I love the aggression he came out with but he missed a lot of shots near the basket. If he starts to make those consistently, the Celtics are going to have a hard time.

    • Joshua Anderson
      Joshua Anderson 4 miesi臋cy temu +3

      No the Celtics are already having a hard time. If bam plays better they're done. I mean they might be anyway. But for sure if bam ups it and everyone else stays good

    • Lucky889 S
      Lucky889 S 4 miesi臋cy temu +10

      It's tough when Bam needs to play Horford and Williams alone. Big Man Zeller needs to step up more. So it's Bam has played like a monster, but he needs help

    • Joshua Anderson
      Joshua Anderson 4 miesi臋cy temu

      @Lucky889 S see I think zeller needs to play less. He was awful in game 1 and slightly better in game 2. But spo can be trusted to put the best guys out there.

    • Matt Pell
      Matt Pell 4 miesi臋cy temu +2

      Ultimately zellwr only plays max 10 minutes to give bam a break

    • Joshua Anderson
      Joshua Anderson 4 miesi臋cy temu

      @Matt Pell which is why they still winning ;p

  • Ed Armstrong313
    Ed Armstrong313 4 miesi臋cy temu +32

    I love how Ernie goes straight to the stats after coach Joe gave those underwhelming excuses as if it was responsive to what the press was actually asking 馃槀馃槀

  • Ian Nasri
    Ian Nasri 4 miesi臋cy temu +3276

    8th seed. Play in tournaments. Up 2-0 in conference final. Butler is the true baller and a MVP.

    • Mr.E
      Mr.E 4 miesi臋cy temu +147

      What would make it better is if the 8th seed beats the 1 seeded nuggets in the finals. But jobs not done yet, still need 6 more wins

    • Ian Nasri
      Ian Nasri 4 miesi臋cy temu +55

      @Mr.E True True. Mamba mentality

      JOJI JOESTAR 4 miesi臋cy temu +128

      Denver vs Miami is the People鈥檚 Match-Up

    • Dominic Mutzhas
      Dominic Mutzhas 4 miesi臋cy temu +4

      Butler and the rest of the heat

    • Monkey D. Luffy
      Monkey D. Luffy 4 miesi臋cy temu +10

      Bro mvp is a regular season award lol that鈥檚 not jimmy time

  • Kevin Ochieng
    Kevin Ochieng 4 miesi臋cy temu +24

    What a moment to be a Miami Heat fan!

  • Phenomenon
    Phenomenon 4 miesi臋cy temu +97

    As a Heat fan it makes my heart proud. Hopefully we can get a chip this year. Wade-County is about to be back in the finals because Jimmy buckets has the heart of Michael Jordan.

    • skinnygoat
      skinnygoat 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      You mean Butler County

    • blessbymusic
      blessbymusic 4 miesi臋cy temu +3

      It's in his DNA

    • Fode Toure
      Fode Toure 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      Heat fan? Lol. No such thing 馃槀

    • Normal christiano
      Normal christiano 4 miesi臋cy temu +2

      He got his heart his face his height his genetics and his DNA 馃К

    • Saline Addict
      Saline Addict  4 miesi臋cy temu

      Got the genes and everything, too.

  • Why Bee McNoMistake
    Why Bee McNoMistake 4 miesi臋cy temu +6

    10-3 in the post season, unbeaten at home and 8th seeded through a play- in tournament... Speechless.

  • Chris Sennfelder
    Chris Sennfelder 4 miesi臋cy temu +354

    I want Miami vs. Denver so bad. This would be an amazing series.

    • Shane Weathers
      Shane Weathers 4 miesi臋cy temu +66

      I'd rather see Miami and LA. No bubble, no excuses.

    • Someone
      Someone 4 miesi臋cy temu +21

      miami vs denver is probably going to happen, miami is up 2-0 and has next 2 games at home and denver is just a better team than la and up 2-0

    • Bianca Siplin
      Bianca Siplin 4 miesi臋cy temu +88

      Basketball ball fans want to see Denver in the finals. Celebrity fans want to see Lakers in the finals.

    • Derrick Mason
      Derrick Mason 4 miesi臋cy temu +6

      @Someone idk how you can say that Denver hasn鈥檛 taken homecourt from us yet

    • N Y
      N Y 4 miesi臋cy temu +5

      @Bianca Siplin we wanna see the best player of this generation not the nuggets, you don鈥檛 know basketball. Tell me what a Spain action or hammer action is if you鈥檙e a basketball fan.

  • toobasaurus23
    toobasaurus23 4 miesi臋cy temu +524

    Jimmy Butler is one of the few Superstars that shows up every game and gives it his all.
    No games off! Respect 馃檹

    • Podcasts, MMA,Sports
      Podcasts, MMA,Sports 4 miesi臋cy temu +4

      Well 2021 MIA got swept and he didn't have 1 20 point game but ya this yr Playoff Jimmy in full effect. He doesn't have any rings either so ya

    • D Ellis
      D Ellis 4 miesi臋cy temu +3

      That whole Miami team takes no games off 馃し馃従鈥嶁檪锔

    • JerseyStef
      JerseyStef 4 miesi臋cy temu +17

      @Podcasts, MMA,Sports This take is why you have accumulated 86 subscribers in 12 years. 馃槀馃槀馃槀.

    • 1700
      1700 4 miesi臋cy temu +4

      @JerseyStef 馃槀馃槀馃槀馃槀馃槀馃槀bruh

    • 1700
      1700 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      @JerseyStef a mma podcast is nasty 馃槶

  • Liam G
    Liam G 4 miesi臋cy temu +27

    Kenny Smith made the most salient point here. Notwithstanding that Brown has been awful, and Mazzulla is clearly over his head, Boston's auxiliary players are getting outplayed by Miami's. There is no way anyone thought Vincent, Martin, Strus, and Robinson would punk Horford, Smart, Brogdon, and White.
    You add the spectacular play of Jimmy, and his clutch hoops all playoffs long, and this Heat team is much better than they appear on paper. Butler and Spo's leadership is also vastly superior to Tatum and Mazzulla. Now that doesn't mean this series is over but Boston has no chance if Brown doesn't show up and Smart and Horford are useless in their offense. They can't iso ball with Tatum and win 4 times, not happening.

    • Lucky889 S
      Lucky889 S 4 miesi臋cy temu

      Err maybe you need to credit Heat defense strategy? They neutralize Brown for 2 games, the more consistent player than Tatum. Then, smart, horford, brogdon, white follow soon, because they're mostly role players, can't take over games when needed

    • tae MAC
      tae MAC 4 miesi臋cy temu


    • PhillyGWilly
      PhillyGWilly 4 miesi臋cy temu

      @Lucky889 S you both make great points.

  • cindy fagerstrom
    cindy fagerstrom 4 miesi臋cy temu +3

    Boston's advantage during the season was depth. Shouldn't have shortened the bench and just stayed with the rotation.

  • jumpshot13
    jumpshot13 4 miesi臋cy temu +3

    This was an excellent game! I think both teams played very well, but of course the best team had to win!

  • JDN
    JDN 4 miesi臋cy temu +10

    Getting to watch jimmy b potentially getting to finals as a play in team makes me feel good cause I鈥檝e always wanted this underdog story. I鈥檓 glad I get to watch it not hear about it

  • Leeroys Dad
    Leeroys Dad 4 miesi臋cy temu +14

    I hope JB wins a ring in Miami. He deserve it.

  • Czarina Garcia
    Czarina Garcia 4 miesi臋cy temu +883

    I鈥檓 a warriors fan, but watching jimmy butler playing out of his mind is so inspiring. Rooting for the heat to win it all.

    • Raymond Almario
      Raymond Almario 4 miesi臋cy temu +33

      Same here, as a warriors fan. I am rooting now for Jimmy Buckets to win it all. He deserves it after carrying the Heat to where they are right now. Kudos to Coach Spo as well.

    • Kris Dang
      Kris Dang 4 miesi臋cy temu +21

      yall just dont want lakers to win lol

    • Scarlxrd
      Scarlxrd 4 miesi臋cy temu +61

      @Kris Dang or we jus wanna see Jimmy buckets get his 馃拲 ???

    • stillatin
      stillatin 4 miesi臋cy temu +1


    • Pikapi Pikachupi
      Pikapi Pikachupi 4 miesi臋cy temu +23

      @Kris Dangas if Lakers will make it to the finals lol. They can't win a series against Nuggets.

  • Cort45 Productions
    Cort45 Productions 4 miesi臋cy temu +8

    As a Heat fan. I know the Heat left Boston last night, flew to Miami, been practicing since 6am, while Boston still trying to recover from their loss. Heat Culture-

  • Teazel McGillicuddy
    Teazel McGillicuddy 4 miesi臋cy temu +62

    I'm hoping for Miami and Denver in the finals. That'd be some hella good basketball.

    • Ryan Hooks
      Ryan Hooks 4 miesi臋cy temu


    • SackVegas Anime
      SackVegas Anime 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      I鈥檇 be okay with either winning. There my two favourite teams.

    • Stephen Roldan
      Stephen Roldan 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      We need bubble revenge

    • Nic Tartaglino
      Nic Tartaglino 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      Too bad Markieff isnt on Miami still

    • JohnnyV711
      JohnnyV711 4 miesi臋cy temu

      BuT iT wOuLd bE bAd fOr rAtInGs

  • Lou ELastic
    Lou ELastic 4 miesi臋cy temu +5

    Time to start recognizing Jimmy as one of the elite players in the league. A true superstar

  • Lepton Particle
    Lepton Particle 4 miesi臋cy temu +16

    Like father like Son. Jummy killing it like his dad back in the day.

  • Alan Fagan
    Alan Fagan 4 miesi臋cy temu +25

    It鈥檚 just hard not to root for this Miami team
    They just do everything the right way
    Jimmy is amazing but in this day and age of super teams and big 3s it鈥檚 just so refreshing to see
    Heart passion the right mindset and guys that can just hoop with a real fire

    • Rafy
      Rafy 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      What super teams are in the nba ? Every competitive team has two stars that鈥檚 it lol we ain鈥檛 in 2017 no more

    • Alan Fagan
      Alan Fagan 4 miesi臋cy temu

      Look up the term day and age pal

  • Dream Soda
    Dream Soda 4 miesi臋cy temu +753

    As a Celtics fan, MASSIVE props to the Heat for making Boston uncomfortable in the perimeter with their defense. Spoelstra really is one of the top tier coaches in the NBA.

    • Manuel Granados Vargas
      Manuel Granados Vargas 4 miesi臋cy temu +81

      Every team that lost LeBron changed coach except the Heat. Speaks volumes about how good Spo is.

    • tribalypredisposed
      tribalypredisposed 4 miesi臋cy temu +14

      Exactly why my pre-season call was Celtics vs Heat and Heat win to go to the Finals: basketball fans super underappreciate how critical coaches are especially in the playoffs. No first year guy coaching the Celtics is going to be up to the task against Spo, no one since Kerr would have been.

    • JQue94
      JQue94 4 miesi臋cy temu +9

      鈥婡tribalypredisposedTrue and Kerr got lucky that first year with Cleveland being coached by Blatt 馃槀馃槀

    • LSA chronicles
      LSA chronicles 4 miesi臋cy temu +4

      @tribalypredisposedJimmy said it last year. They would be back here, and this time take it.

    • Dame Demi
      Dame Demi 4 miesi臋cy temu +5

      best coach in the league

  • Cody
    Cody 4 miesi臋cy temu +16

    Jimmy is that guy. The heart that guy has is unlike anyone else in the league.

  • TaffyTuck
    TaffyTuck 4 miesi臋cy temu +10

    I鈥檓 blessed to see DWade and Dirk championship run. If jimmy win it all this year he would be talked about with those legends, crazy !

  • HubbzZ
    HubbzZ 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

    Still don鈥檛 think they have enough to beat Denver but Butler is slowly becoming one of my favorite players. The way hehandles himself off the court and in interviews, and plays on the court is awesome. I think he needs another star like Joker has Murray but I really like the Heat. Would be an interesting landing spot for Dame if they chose to move him.

  • dizzydad51
    dizzydad51 4 miesi臋cy temu +2

    Respect for Grant Williams! He didn't back up for the challenge. Jimmy Buckets' just a different beast! 馃敟

  • Julio Martinez
    Julio Martinez 4 miesi臋cy temu +4

    Miami 鈥. What an organization鈥 they are all about heart I hope they get the ring

  • Adamo 2G
    Adamo 2G 4 miesi臋cy temu +130

    Even last year Jimmy performed exceptional in the playoffs. Incredible player

    • SPQR -
      SPQR - 4 miesi臋cy temu +5

      Just like his dad

  • Stanford Norwood-Ware
    Stanford Norwood-Ware 4 miesi臋cy temu +24

    Man a Miami vs Denver would be insane 馃槷

    • TjayK
      TjayK 4 miesi臋cy temu

      Heat Zone D might be the only defense in league that troubles Jokic potentially.

    • octoberlife
      octoberlife 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      numbers wise prolly low ratings

    • Stanford Norwood-Ware
      Stanford Norwood-Ware 4 miesi臋cy temu

      That鈥檚 the dumb thing about it because these 2 teams are the reason these playoffs are so fun to watch now

    • Stanford Norwood-Ware
      Stanford Norwood-Ware 4 miesi臋cy temu

      Underdog vs best team in the league for it all

  • Lord Croker
    Lord Croker 4 miesi臋cy temu +5

    I knew people were sleeping on the Heat this post season but i didn't think they would wipe the Celtics over their home stretch. So stoked for butler and the heat

  • Phyllis Jones
    Phyllis Jones 4 miesi臋cy temu +3

    Jimmy Bucket is sizziling! I thot the entertainment was over when the Warriors got cut but man, what a series!馃槺 Go Heat!馃槃馃敟

  • O Griss
    O Griss 4 miesi臋cy temu +10

    Miami staff is out coaching Boston and the players are responding. I wish we could get this type of play all the time the nba would be dope

    • D Ellis
      D Ellis 4 miesi臋cy temu +3

      Not every team has a coaching staff like Miami. Spo is a top 3 coach. Don鈥檛 forget, this is pretty much the same team from last year 馃し馃従鈥嶁檪锔

    • Lucky889 S
      Lucky889 S 4 miesi臋cy temu

      Mazula is like a rookie coach and even throwing his players under the bus in that presscon. He's out after this series is over.

    • O Griss
      O Griss 4 miesi臋cy temu

      @D Ellis oh true indeed

    • O Griss
      O Griss 4 miesi臋cy temu

      @Lucky889 S you think?

    IRISH ROSE 4 miesi臋cy temu +4

    Warriors Fan here, and I鈥檓 really enjoying this Miami team. Jimmy Buckets is a monster on the court! I really hope Butler wins it all!

  • Thicc Potato
    Thicc Potato 4 miesi臋cy temu +224

    That 1995 series between Phoenix and Houston was awesome. one of the best game 7鈥檚 I鈥檝e seen. Chuck had 23 rebounds against Hakeem. effort was unmatched.

    • Marcell Phillips
      Marcell Phillips 4 miesi臋cy temu +3

      Chuck went through a period of Men on pause tgere last night, when he realized that the Celtics got Whipped. He was silent for about 5 minutes before he said, "I was stunned",馃槀馃槀馃槀

    • troll
      troll 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      I've seen better game 1's

    • cuse1182
      cuse1182 4 miesi臋cy temu +13

      That was a fantastic game 7. I think the series Kenny/Chuck were referring to was the '94 series though where Phoenix went up 2-0 in Houston. Regardless, to turn around in '95 and go up 2-0 again (this time on their own home court) and lose the same way must have been brutal

    • Ruel Andrade
      Ruel Andrade 4 miesi臋cy temu

      Him a get out coach

    • Backup Dancer
      Backup Dancer 4 miesi臋cy temu

      @Ruel Andrade Jamaica?

  • mops515
    mops515 4 miesi臋cy temu +2

    Completely disagree with Charles that game 3 is a must win. I actually think him pushing that mindset on his team led to them being deflated and losing to Houston.
    The goal needs to be: win *one* of your home games - 3 OR 4. All you need is to win one. If The Celtics storm back with a win the next game, you cant let that zap the team's confidence. You need to say, "Okay they took this one? Well we're taking the next one"

  • Charles E.
    Charles E. 4 miesi臋cy temu +6

    This playoff season has proven why coaching is so important. Just because you have the best group of players doesn鈥檛 mean you鈥檙e going to win. If Ime was still coaching this team, I don鈥檛 think they鈥檇 be in this position.

  • A D
    A D 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

    I was hoping another Lakers and Celtic but I鈥檓 happy for a Denver and Miami. Either way it鈥檚 been a fun season

  • kid melo
    kid melo 4 miesi臋cy temu +7

    Im so proud of Jimmy Butler!!! I told people since his rookie season, he will be a beast!!
    I'm glad he prove me right. Timberwolves and Philly wish they had him now .

    • Joshua Anderson
      Joshua Anderson 4 miesi臋cy temu

      Philly choosing Ben Simmons over Jimmy Butler looks insane right now.

    • kid melo
      kid melo 4 miesi臋cy temu

      @Joshua Anderson you mean Tobias Harris!!

    • Lucky889 S
      Lucky889 S 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      I think Jimmy didn't wanna stay either. He saw the choking and carefree genes in Embiid, Ben. Just like what he saw in KAT. That's why he had fights in those 2 locker rooms, because he sees no dog in their franchise player

    • Joshua Anderson
      Joshua Anderson 4 miesi臋cy temu

      @kid melo no I don't. Jimmy main complaint was about Brett brown and Ben Simmons and to a lesser extent embiid. They didn't pay Tobias over him. He didn't want to stay and bailed. That's why the sign and trade. Jimmy got a bigger contract than the heat could give him if he left and the sixers for at least something back for Jimmy.

    • KingSupreme MAG
      KingSupreme MAG 4 miesi臋cy temu

      Same here...
      I remember when jimmy and Tony Snell would come in off the bench for the bulls, just getting a little run.
      By his 2cd/3rd season I said he's definitely going to be wade. But his ceiling is Kobe/MJ.
      Nobody believed me.
      So everytime he does anything everybody calls me lol
      I'm proud of him and all the old bulls

  • Sport Savant
    Sport Savant 4 miesi臋cy temu +3

    Now I understand why Pat Riley chose Spoelstra over Lebron. Spoelstra is an excellent and way underrated coach. He double team Tatum in the 4th while the Celtics Head Coach let Butler played one on one and run rough shot over whoever was guarding him.

  • Sports311
    Sports311 4 miesi臋cy temu +760

    That鈥檚 a wrap. I don鈥檛 think there鈥檚 any chance of the Celtics coming back in this series. This Miami Heat team is too well coached, and they just are the smarter team right now in this series

    • Puck
      Puck 4 miesi臋cy temu +27

      I'm putting some bets down, this season has been anything but predictable

    • Jim Long
      Jim Long 4 miesi臋cy temu +4

      You simple little man

    • Joe Dorben
      Joe Dorben 4 miesi臋cy temu +7

      teams have comed back from worse

    • Henry Cavill鈥檚 Real Mustache
      Henry Cavill鈥檚 Real Mustache 4 miesi臋cy temu +33

      @Joe Dorben no they havent. 3-1 and 2-0 is the same amount of a game lead. So no because nobody has come back from 3-0.

    • Tristan P
      Tristan P 4 miesi臋cy temu +5

      @Henry Cavill鈥檚 Real Mustachebut the 3-1 only needs one more win instead of 2 but i get what your saying

  • Frederick the Great
    Frederick the Great 4 miesi臋cy temu +2

    We can鈥檛 forget about Caleb Martin keeping us in the game, too! He wasn鈥檛 letting up.

  • Furious Jordan
    Furious Jordan 4 miesi臋cy temu +3

    Something tells me this series isn't over . Great journey so far by jimmy butler . but like Kenny said , Miami OTHER guys are good!

    • PhillyGWilly
      PhillyGWilly 4 miesi臋cy temu

      It's over. Celtics have been inconsistent all year. and Miami is rolling at home.

  • Joey Murry
    Joey Murry 4 miesi臋cy temu +12

    Jimmy been so good defensively right out the gate but he's evolved so much offensively he's turned into a superstar... one man wrecking crew 馃槀 You know he puts in the work

    • number1
      number1 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      He's not the son of the GOAt for nothing..hail Air butler馃槅

  • Jay C
    Jay C 4 miesi臋cy temu +21

    As a heat fan, I need us to act like we down 0-2 heading back to Miami. We gotta apply the pressure that we know the Celtics can鈥檛 handle. Game 3 is a must win to not drag this series along. I鈥檝e said it before if we go up 3-0 it鈥檚 a sweep or game 5. But if we lose game 3 it鈥檚 going to be game 6 or 7 series. We gotta deflate any hopes in game 3 for them. Come on spo and jimmy bring it home at home!!! But it鈥檚 also the supporting cast they play like they have been and I have no fear in this series.

    • Miles
      Miles 4 miesi臋cy temu +3


    • Joshua Anderson
      Joshua Anderson 4 miesi臋cy temu +2

      I do think this Celtics team is weak mentally. They're gonna try their best to win game 3 and if the heat deny then my guess is they fold up like a cheap lawn chair. But if they win? They may regain some courage and confidence. And become tougher to beat.

    • Stephen Roldan
      Stephen Roldan 4 miesi臋cy temu +1


    • Jay C
      Jay C 4 miesi臋cy temu

      Got to put the dagger in tonight!!!

  • Living in the Bay Area - Spencer Hsu, MBA, Realtor

    Denver is the real powerhouse. If Miami can be close against them, all time legends. Let鈥檚 hope both teams stay healthy, sweep their matchup, and rest up.

    • Dominique A. Bryant-Freeland
      Dominique A. Bryant-Freeland 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      They'll be fine, thanks though.

    • tribalypredisposed
      tribalypredisposed 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      Part of the playoffs is just getting more rest. The Heat have played a lot fewer games than the Celtics and had a couple more days rest after their last series than the Celtics had. Just being the fresher team is usually good for one win in a series. The Heat have a real chance to sweep going home up 2-0, while I do not think the Nuggets win both games at LA. That said, Nuggets have a great starting five who are all in their prime and Jokic and Murray are the real deal guys who can just decide they want the Nuggets to win now. Heat will not beat the Nuggets on the boards either, so baring the Heat shooting over 50% from three like they did game one against the Celtics, gonna be very hard to beat the Nuggets.

    • Polo Don
      Polo Don 4 miesi臋cy temu +11

      Look at Denvers depth, Brown, Gordon, Porter, Murray that team is tough match for either Celts or Heat.

    • electro pyro
      electro pyro 4 miesi臋cy temu +6

      @Polo Don and yet Miami posts legitimate depth in their own regard. It's time we stopped looking at their draft positions and start looking at them for their skills. Caleb Martin came off the bench and outplayed jaylen brown tonight. Max Strus and Gabe Vincent are more players who are huge on both ends of the floor for Miami. Even Duncan Robinson came back to get minutes and give you efficient scoring off the bench every now and then. kyle Lowry and Kevin love are former champions. And above all else, if the bucks couldn't contain butler, something tells me that once Gordon is off butler, he'll feast. If butler and jokic can cancel each other out, Miami needs to neutralize Jamal Murray. TLDR: So basically, Miami has maybe a...3% chance of winning? Oh wait...

    • Nevets
      Nevets 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      Bam is probably the one player that can disrupt joker

  • cpbusa12
    cpbusa12 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

    As heat fan I鈥檓 so proud of the team specially Jimmy, but we need Bam to step it up and be dominant in the paint. Too many easy buckets in the paint we need another big Man for sure.

  • David John
    David John 4 miesi臋cy temu +28

    This Jimmy run reminds me of Dirk's 2011 playoff run , but Dirk finished the deal against tougher opponents, so lets hope Jimmy gets it done

    • Binge Vintage
      Binge Vintage 4 miesi臋cy temu +14

      Miami taking down the best team in the regular season is not easy

    • Tom Cruz
      Tom Cruz 4 miesi臋cy temu +7

      @Binge Vintage Dirk took down the the infamous Heatles, Lebron, Wade, Bosh.

    • Wayne Egli
      Wayne Egli 4 miesi臋cy temu

      鈥婡Tom Cruz Dirk also had a whole forest on his shoulder especially after the 2006 NBA snow job.

    • THE WZRD
      THE WZRD 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      Dirk also took down Kobe and KD.

  • marcus simmons
    marcus simmons 4 miesi臋cy temu +2

    It鈥檚 all about playing good basketball at the right time. And Miami is on 馃敟馃敟馃敟鈥

  • g salt
    g salt 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

    I鈥檓 a Laker fan but I love me some Jimmy Butler. He鈥檚 a player you want on your team.

  • St3phen
    St3phen 4 miesi臋cy temu

    This is how a comment section should be. Even Celtics fans are saluting the Heat. My mind is still blown from the first round and they're looking like an NBA champ right now. Along with Denver they're the most consistent playoff team left.

  • Galaxy264
    Galaxy264 4 miesi臋cy temu +105

    Jimmy is an absolute monster. Don't misunderstand, every player of Heat did amazing but Jimmy just smashed their defense

  • Ebony G
    Ebony G 4 miesi臋cy temu +2

    Jimmy was that guy in CHI!!!! Been that guy!!! Glad he getting the recognition he finally deserves! Been balling! Shout out Lowery and Love too! Big Bam Bigelo doing his thing too!

  • RC and FISHING
    RC and FISHING 4 miesi臋cy temu +2

    I knew the Heat were gonna go up 2-0 right after Chuck said their going back to Miami 1-1 馃槀馃槀

  • NBA Quiz Questions
    NBA Quiz Questions 4 miesi臋cy temu

    Jimmy was destined to wear a Heat hat. Without a doubt, he will be remembered as one of the greatest players in Miami Heat history.

  • Rime
    Rime 4 miesi臋cy temu +3

    Finally! I root for Jimmy! Most deserving 猸 in the NBA!

  • Gal Dagon
    Gal Dagon 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

    Bam Adebayo deserves more recognition than he's getting. Playoff Jimmy is the storyline, but Bam really seems to have found his footing this year, and he's been awesome in this series.

  • M F
    M F 4 miesi臋cy temu +346

    What a game that was. Jimmy is the real deal馃挭馃徏馃挭馃徏馃挭馃徏

    • Vinh Giang
      Vinh Giang 4 miesi臋cy temu +4

      Why was grant Williams on jimmy butler? Bbq 馃崡

    • bogard
      bogard 4 miesi臋cy temu

      Himmy Butler

  • Miftar Zenuli
    Miftar Zenuli 4 miesi臋cy temu +38

    Denver v. Miami. Finally, we see that mentality, commitment, heart, and other variables matter, not only which names you got on the team. People just put the talent on paper, and make guesses, while ignoring all the things that make a championship team.

    • Oliver Cool
      Oliver Cool 4 miesi臋cy temu

      Don鈥檛 be too upset when that doesn鈥檛 happen

    • DarthHeretic
      DarthHeretic 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      Denver is stupidly talented, though

    • Oliver Cool
      Oliver Cool 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      @DarthHeretic I agree

    • kachoww
      kachoww 4 miesi臋cy temu

      Wym what names? You got nikola jokic on Denver. Enough said. Bros been the mvp for like 4 years in a Row

    • Miftar Zenuli
      Miftar Zenuli 4 miesi臋cy temu

      @kachoww What I mean is, people pretend NBA is a video game, just toss big names together, like Book & KD and expect championships right away, but ignore all the small things needed. Denver and Miami are now making people realise the forgotten truths.

  • HP Printer
    HP Printer 4 miesi臋cy temu +6

    Kudos to Miami. This echo's what they done against my Bucks.

  • Isaac Johnson
    Isaac Johnson 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

    Well you know Jimmy reaching for the broom right now 馃槀馃槀馃槀 I love it

  • NWO4Life
    NWO4Life 4 miesi臋cy temu

    Would love nothing more than to see Jimmy Buckets & The G.R.O.A.T. win a championship together! 馃檶

  • trulz69
    trulz69 4 miesi臋cy temu +4

    I'll say it again. Boston had a good game. They just got beat by a better team. TEAM is the key word. And Jimmy is legit! What we are witnessing is his progression from a good player to a great player.

    • Sharif Brown
      Sharif Brown 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      2020 and 2022 Jimmy as well.

    • Lucky889 S
      Lucky889 S 4 miesi臋cy temu

      No they didn't have a good game. Heat defense renders Brown and Smart ineffective for 2 games straight. At home. The rest like brogdon, white, Williams, Horford, are role players. They not gonna take over games

  • RJ jR
    RJ jR 4 miesi臋cy temu +100

    Miami just keeps grinding, waiting for their runs within the game. They never seem to panic even when they are down double digits.

    • Lucky889 S
      Lucky889 S 4 miesi臋cy temu +6

      They so composed and calm like 6 time defending champs. Not get rattled panic just 1 bit

    • Ohio NBA
      Ohio NBA 4 miesi臋cy temu

      10-13 point leads don鈥檛 mean shiiiiiiii in todays nba. A team can make tha deficit disappear in 3 possessions it鈥檚 crazy

  • Gadd - Levi Sound
    Gadd - Levi Sound 4 miesi臋cy temu

    When playing a team with one focal point (Embiid) that has an ego Boston, found it easy to defend. Now though they play a team with no egos 5 men for the team, a leader who steps back and makes his team play. The results thus far 2-0 Heat. Caleb Martin absolutely balled out, and may it be said Tatum and Brown have shown thus far the dawg is asleep within them or it don't exist.

  • GaspoweR
    GaspoweR 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

    Game 1 and Game 2 had the same story. Celtics were up during the 4th quarter and little by little the Heat just WONT GO AWAY. They kept up and every time the Celtics scored they still kept coming back.
    Then Williams just HAD to jaw at Jimmy Butler when they were ahead. Could not help himself. Jimmy does not need extra motivation and he just did that. I won鈥檛 be surprised despite his performance if the coach just DNP CD鈥檇 him again if he does that in game 3 馃槀

  • S Chao
    S Chao 4 miesi臋cy temu

    Jimmy butler definitely deserves a Ring with his performance and everything Jimmy has done so far.

  • chamchie
    chamchie 4 miesi臋cy temu

    As always, celtics relied on their individual talent but not enough to beat the Will and Heart of miami. Coach spo made an amazing job! Definitely a heart breaker at home court.

  • Keita
    Keita 4 miesi臋cy temu +2

    As A Bulls Fan I'm happy for him 馃檹馃従

    • Lucky889 S
      Lucky889 S 4 miesi臋cy temu

      And you guys picked Lavine over Butler. All dunks, but with low basketball IQ. Keep making dumb plays in the crunch. Wolves even could see that which why they traded Lavine

  • Erik Dewayne Gonzalez Thompson
    Erik Dewayne Gonzalez Thompson 4 miesi臋cy temu +366

    Hopefully the Heat win it all. Jimmy Butler deserves a ring so bad

    • classic white bread
      classic white bread 4 miesi臋cy temu +26

      Yes he does. And so does Jokic.
      It'll be a great series
      If it comes down to a Heat vs Nuggets finals

    • Jrmy Makaveys
      Jrmy Makaveys 4 miesi臋cy temu +5

      鈥婡classic white bread yup jokic too, but even if we never know it seems that joker will got a lot of other opportunity not jimmy

    • aron gortman
      aron gortman 4 miesi臋cy temu +2

      @classic white bread Nuggets will probably sweep them.

    • Christopher Gibson
      Christopher Gibson 4 miesi臋cy temu

      @classic white bread heat not winning this series...lol... Didnt know it was first to 2 games

    • Aaron Litwyn
      Aaron Litwyn 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

      Nobody deserves a ring

  • Amazing A The Dreamer
    Amazing A The Dreamer 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

    The Heat want this. They want this way more than the Celtics do.

  • n3enwolfe0080
    n3enwolfe0080 4 miesi臋cy temu

    Just make those shots as difficult as possible and the few jimmy misses you need those rebounds he's 1 of the best ISO in the league and he's clearly hungry and put in an unbelievable amount of work this year to elevate even higher his playoff play is incomparable rn. Philly crapped the bed and gave it to Boston even though before that series started I was taking Boston. Philly should have closed it at home but I truly believe jimmy and the heat would have beat Philly or even Boston in 5.

  • Jerseymade93
    Jerseymade93 4 miesi臋cy temu

    That 4th quarter was one of the best games to see live

  • Br3ndan6
    Br3ndan6 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

    JIMMY FREAKING BUCKETS!!! Would love to see him win a chip 馃弳 would be so well deserved!

  • Jardani Jovonovich
    Jardani Jovonovich 4 miesi臋cy temu

    Gonna give credit to Coach Spo
    Man just picking the right bench for huge contributions.
    Bench as Shaqs said, they always ready and on rhythm.
    Hard to defeat that team chemistry.

  • Trevor with a Messi
    Trevor with a Messi 4 miesi臋cy temu +536

    Miami vs Denver for the NBA Finals? I'm down for it.

  • RIO 1210
    RIO 1210 4 miesi臋cy temu +2

    I have always been confident in my team the Nuggets. But If we go to the finals and if we face the heat... Whew!!

  • Uli Peterson
    Uli Peterson 4 miesi臋cy temu

    i often forget, how good of a coach Spolstra actually is.
    great performance by the Heat.

  • James Contrares
    James Contrares 4 miesi臋cy temu

    I said this after the Bubble, that Jimmy would have his jersey in the rafters in Miami, and I鈥檝e never been proven so right in my life.

  • Blue Android
    Blue Android 4 miesi臋cy temu

    Jimmy Butler really showing how a star wills a team to a win

  • Michael Bernard
    Michael Bernard 4 miesi臋cy temu

    Put Jimmy in the GOAT conversation. Dude is ruthless. Put stats aside and this guys willingness to win and clutch performances put him right up there with the best of the best.

  • MCherian
    MCherian 4 miesi臋cy temu +91

    This is the kind of basketball I enjoy watching - go Heat, go Nuggets!!!!! This is the championship series I want to watch. Jimmy was outstanding!

  • Hyogo Marume
    Hyogo Marume 4 miesi臋cy temu

    If there is one team that doesn鈥檛 mess around with their food, it鈥檚 Miami. They understand the mission. Ain鈥檛 no way they lose this series

  • Kevin
    Kevin 4 miesi臋cy temu

    Exactly what Jimmy Butler is, a maestro

  • King Jude
    King Jude 4 miesi臋cy temu

    It's a shame how I only believe the west will win the championship but jimmy is playing lights out props to him and the heat

  • AttilatheThrilla
    AttilatheThrilla 4 miesi臋cy temu

    Kenny nailed it on the head here.. He beat Chuck and Shaq to get his rings.. Not being the best player on the team but contributing as much as the #1

  • Jeffery Hunter
    Jeffery Hunter 4 miesi臋cy temu

    Role players鈥ole players鈥ole players!!!! Always a key factor in the playoffs鈥nd Miami鈥檚 bench is full of them!

  • Anything for clicks
    Anything for clicks 4 miesi臋cy temu +535

    I still can鈥檛 believe they choose harris over Jimmy 馃槥

    • Akiiki Ghee
      Akiiki Ghee 4 miesi臋cy temu +42

      Unbelievable 馃槀馃槀

    • J
      J 4 miesi臋cy temu +93

      Dont forget we bulls chose lavine over butler lol

    • Atlas
      Atlas 4 miesi臋cy temu +74


    • Tim Brown
      Tim Brown 4 miesi臋cy temu +15

      That's y they philly smh

    • PremeCC
      PremeCC 4 miesi臋cy temu +27


  • akelclark3
    akelclark3 4 miesi臋cy temu

    I'm a Bulls fan and a huge Butler fan. Dude is a dawg. Always has been. He's gotten better every year. Really hope he gets a ring.

  • Trenton Green
    Trenton Green 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

    Jimmy been the lab in it's showing when it counts 馃挴馃挴馃挭馃従馃馃従

  • Pink Freud ..
    Pink Freud .. 4 miesi臋cy temu +1

    This the Shaq tournament.
    Big fella has Played for 3 of the 4 teams left and won chips with Two of Them.
    Its Crazy too me that Shaq has been on TNT for over a decade and still has a team mate he played with playing in the playoffs almost 15yrs ago

  • Carlos Guzman
    Carlos Guzman 4 miesi臋cy temu

    Once GG was out, teams that deserve it . Are on it馃挭馃徏馃憦馃徑馃馃徏

  • S.O.A.K TV
    S.O.A.K TV 4 miesi臋cy temu

    I don鈥檛 think y鈥檃ll appreciate how much of a story it would be for the two teams who played each other at the height of the pandemic to play now, at the end of it