Angel Valdes | May 30, 2023
The Miami Heat did it, after losing three straight games and had lost the initiative in the series, Jimmy Butler and Caleb Martin appeared to be the main protagonists of the seventh game where the Heat defeated the Boston Celticsc 103-84 and won the series 4-3 earning his right to play the NBA final against Denver.
Butler scored 28 points, while Martín added 26 points and added 10 rebounds in a game where the Heats reached the last quarter with a double-digit lead, which they did not lose to ensure the away game in Boston in front of thousands of fans of the Celtics who left the venue in silence.
Jaylen Brown had 19 points and Jayson Tatum scored 14 points and 11 rebounds in the Celtics’ last game of this NBA season.
Boston was very close to achieving an unprecedented feat in the NBA by coming back from 0-3 and managing to tie the series 3-3, but in the seventh and decisive game they fell short and the statistic remains where a team has never won one. series after going down 0-3 in league history.