On October 10th, Beijing time, in the fifth game of the Finals, the Heat defeated the Lakers 111-108 and pulled the finals to 2-3.
Heat star Jimmy Butler's assist data in the finals soared. According to statistics, Butler had only 68 assists in the first three rounds, and he has sent 51 assists in the first 5 games of the finals.
In addition, 30 of the 51 assists were assisted by teammates hitting three-pointers. At the same time, the Heat players made 48% of their three-pointers in the finals when they received Butler pass.
As the regular-season assist leader LeBron James only sent 40 assists in the first five games of the Finals, and at the critical moment of the fifth game of the Finals, his teammates shot 0 of 6 after receiving a pass from James. Four of the balls are large open positions.