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Jimmy Butler says Miami Heat not playing hard enough
Jimmy Butler does not believe his Miami Heat are playing the way they need to. The Heat lost 107-105 at home to the Boston Celtics on Wednesday to drop to 3-4 on the season. That’s a disappointing start for a team coming off an NBA Finals appearance last season.Butler, who emerged as the team’s leader last season, says the team isn’t playing up to expectations in terms of effort. Jimmy Butler says there’s no excuses to not playing hard, the culture we say that we have. We aren’t doing that. Nobody is. Not me, not Bam, nobody. We better figure it out real soon. pic.twitter.
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One month into the NBA season, we’ve seen one of the league’s top players return from a serious injury better than ever, a center averaging a triple-double, and other stars elevate their games to a new level.
With that in mind, HoopsHype anonymously polled 15 media members who voted on last year’s awards for their current top five MVP rankings before games played on January 22.
Gallery: 15 years ago on Jan. 22, Kobe Bryant scored 81 points (SMG)
As with the official vote, the top player received 10 points, the second received seven points, the third received five points, the fourth received three points, and the fifth player received one point for each ballot.MORE:
Lakers trolled Rajon Rondo during win over Hawks .
He was a strong contributor to the Lakers’ 2020 title run, so he is obviously still very fondly remembered. However, Rondo had to be a bit taken aback by such a turn of events on Monday. After all, he is the one usually doing the trolling lately.Subscribe to Yardbarker's Morning Bark, the most comprehensive newsletter in sports. Customize your email to get the latest news on your favorite sports, teams and schools. Emailed daily.
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