Sports Basket - NBA - Regular season: The Heat made the Nuggets fold
Butler, Adebayo score 22 each as Heat top Nuggets 125-105
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Jimmy Butler and Bam Adebayo each scored 22 points to help the Miami Heat beat the Denver Nuggets 125-105 on Saturday in the first restart game for both teams. Kelly Olynyk scored all 20 of his points in the fourth quarter for the Heat, who shot 56% from the field. Nikola Jokic and Jerami Grant each scored 19 points for Denver. The Nuggets played without guards Jamal Murray (hamstring), Will Barton (knee) and Gary Harris (hip). Murray ranks second on the team with 18.8 points per game. Heat centre Meyers Leonard stood during the national anthem, saying it was out of respect forr the U.S. military, while all the coaches and players around him kneeled.
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Monday NBA brought victories for the formidable Toronto Raptors and the nerve-racking Denver Nuggets as well as a gala by Anthony Davis for the Los Angeles Lakers. © getty images There was no herb against the "Joker": Nikola Jokic in a duel with Chris Paul (front) and Steven Adams.