The Heat failed to defend their home court as they were defeated by the Celtics in Game 5 (93-80). Boston now leads 3-2 in the Eastern Conference Finals and have a potential close out game on their home court.
Jimmy Butler, who scored 13 points in Game 5, was asked what gives his team confidence ahead of Game 6. “Besides the fact that anything is possible, we just know what we’re capable of,” he said.
“We know we can play some really good basketball. And we know that we’re going to play some really good basketball and it’s gonna have to start this next game up in Boston.I just think that we know that we can win.”