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Jimmy Butler injury update: Heat star out for Game 5 vs. Hawks with knee inflammation; Victor Oladipo to start

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Miami Heat star Jimmy Butler will not play in Game 5 of their first-round series against the Atlanta Hawks. The team announced that Butler is out for Game 5 due to right knee inflammation. Butler has been instrumental in the Heat taking a 3-1 lead in the series. Victor Oladipo will replace Butler in the starting lineup.
4 months ago·Center, United States

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Jimmy Butler injury update: Heat star out for Game 5 vs. Hawks with knee inflammation; Victor Oladipo to start

Miami announced that Butler he will be out of the lineup, as will Kyle Lowry

4 months ago·United States
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National Post

Heat hold off Hawks without Jimmy Butler to clinch series win

Victor Oladipo scored 23 points and Bam Adebayo posted 20 points and made a key defensive play as the Miami Heat held off the visiting Atlanta Hawks for a series-clinching 97-94 victory in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference's first round Tuesday night. Read More

4 months ago·Canada
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NBC Sports

Jimmy Butler out for Heat-Hawks Game 5 (knee)

Jimmy Butler has been tearing through the Hawks offensively and playing a key role in the Heat's suffocating defense. He'll miss Game 5 with a knee injury.

4 months ago·Stamford, United States
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The Mercury news

Heat’s Jimmy Butler out for tonight’s Game 5 that could clinch series against Hawks

Miami Heat forward Jimmy Butler, who went into the day second in the NBA in playoff scoring to Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic, was ruled out of Tuesday night’s Game 5 against the Atlanta Hawks at FTX Arena due to right-knee inflammation.The team said Butler came out of Sunday’s victory in Atlanta sore, progressively worse Monday and Tuesday mornings.“The training staff just made the determination that he will not be available tonight,” coach…

4 months ago·San Jose, United States
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Pioneer Press

Heat’s Jimmy Butler out for tonight’s Game 5 that could clinch series against Hawks

Miami Heat forward Jimmy Butler, who went into the day second in the NBA in playoff scoring to Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic, was ruled out of Tuesday night’s Game 5 against the Atlanta Hawks at FTX Arena due to right-knee inflammation.The absence left the Heat without two of their prime weapons, with point guard Kyle Lowry missing a second consecutive game with a hamstring strain sustained in the third quarter of Friday night’s Game 3 loss…

4 months ago·St Paul, United States
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Boston Herald

Heat’s Jimmy Butler out for tonight’s Game 5 that could clinch series against Hawks

Miami Heat forward Jimmy Butler, who went into the day second in the NBA in playoff scoring to Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic, was ruled out of Tuesday night’s Game 5 against the Atlanta Hawks at FTX Arena due to right-knee inflammation.The team said Butler came out of Sunday’s victory in Atlanta sore, progressively worse Monday and Tuesday mornings.“The training staff just made the determination that he will not be available tonight,” coach…

4 months ago·Boston, United States
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