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ASK IRA: Did Heat deserve more than coal in stockings?

1 month ago   |   By Boston Herald

Q: The Heat had the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference and were in the conference finals and yet the NBA snubs them for a Christmas Day game. What gives? Does Adam Silver believe that the loss of P.J. Tucker alone knocks them out of the NBA's Top 10? - Carlton, Pompano Beach.
A: This Heat roster, for better or worse, has come to be viewed as one with limited sex appeal. It is not a team of high-flying dunkers or dynamic slashing scorers. Apparently, Jimmy Butler getting to the foul line and Bam Adebayo playing quality two-way basketball falls short of what Julius Randle and Jalen Brunson...
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