Bam Adebayo, Jimmy Butler lead Heat past 76ers 119-103

Miami takes 2-0 lead in Eastern Conference semifinals
Miami Heat forward Jimmy Butler passes vs. Philadelpha 76ers forward Paul Reed, May 4, 2022
Posted at 10:34 PM, May 04, 2022
and last updated 2022-05-04 22:34:03-04

MIAMI — Bam Adebayo scored 23 points, Jimmy Butler had 22 points and 12 assists, and the Miami Heat beat the Philadelphia 76ers 119-103 on Wednesday night for a 2-0 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals.

Victor Oladipo scored 19 points on his 30th birthday and Tyler Herro scored 18 for the Heat, the East's No. 1 seed.

Oladipo had 10 of those points in the fourth quarter for Miami.

Tyrese Maxey scored 34 points for Philadelphia, which got 21 from Tobias Harris and 20 from James Harden.