This week’s Performance of the Week goes to Miami Heat forward Jimmy Butler. In Game 2 in their first-round series vs. the Atlanta Hawks, Butler scored a playoff career-high 45 points and grabbed five rebounds as well as five assists. Butler, who isn’t known as a shooter knocked down 4/7 three-pointers. The 2021 NBA steals leader also forced two steals and played elite defense throughout the game to give the Heat a 115-105 win to hold off the Hawks.
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