August 15, 2022

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Jimmy Butler fueling Heat’s latest power play in Erik Spoelstra’s rotation remix – The Denver Post

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The Miami Heat’s approach to depth at power forward has taken a decidedly unique turn. Then again, perhaps that was to be expected, considering coach Erik Spoelstra refuses to acknowledge he even utilizes a power forward.

As part of the Heat’s rotation remix that had them on a three-game winning streak going into Sunday night’s game against the Toronto Raptors at Scotiabank Arena, Butler has been playing as the de facto backup power forward as part of Spoelstra’s move to greater spacing and shooting with his lineups.

That has shuffled Markieff Morris out of the primary mix and raised question about what will come next for Caleb Martin in his return from his calf injury.

“I’m comfortable with whatever position, quote, unquote, he puts me out there, with the individuals that…

Tribune News Service

2022-04-03 08:22:49

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