BOSTON – Heat guard Jimmy Butler is not going to play in the second one part of Game 3 in their Eastern Conference finals matchup with Boston on account of irritation in his proper knee.

Miami made the announcement in the beginning of the second one part. Butler additionally ignored Game 5 of the Heat’s first-round sequence with the Hawks on account of the similar harm.

Butler performed 20 mins within the first part Saturday, scoring 8 issues on 3 of 8 capturing. He used to be coming off a team-high 29-point efficiency in Miami’s Game 2 loss.

The Heat led 62-47 on the part.

Miami started Game 3 enjoying at complete energy after you have again place to begin guard Kyle Lowry for the primary time this sequence. He had ignored 8 of the former staff video games with a proper hamstring harm.

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