There are no two-ways in stating that Miami Heat is willing to throw the kitchen-sink at Boston Celtics in order to prevail in the NBA Finals for the second time in 3 years. But with majority of their marquee scorers and experienced campaigners struggling with injuries, many ruled them out of contention. Until Game 6 at TD Garden began. Be it Jimmy Butler or PJ Tucker or Kyle Lowry, the Heat seemed to have all answers to suppress the attacking prowess of Celtics in their own backyard.
PJ Tucker who is the defending champ from Bucks, holds a lot of importance in Erik Spoelstra’s side. With his defensive ability to stop marquee scorers from taking early shots, Tucker has proved exponential in grabbing steals for his team throughout the entire 2021-22 season. His play-making and scoring ability has made Butler famously fall in love with him as well.
PJ Tucker sends warning to Draymond Green
With Heat scoring a hard-fought victory against Celtics in game 6, PJ Tucker joined hands with Udonis Haslem to send out a warning to Draymond Green, making sure that the let the former DPOY know about their mindset and mentality after his choice of words for them on Thursday.
To those who are not aware, when Warriors won the Conference Finals, Draymond Green and Stephen Curry joined the NBA on TNT crew outside Chase Center. When asked about their potential rivals in the NBA Finals, Green was quick to suggest that ‘they are gonna play Celtics.’
Tucker made sure that he sends out a message Green after he appeared on SportsCenter with SVP and discussed the Game 3 action. The Heat star mentioned how his team has been able to bounce back keeping in mind, that everybody had ruled them out of contention to make it into the NBA Finals. Talking amore about negative motivation, PJ Tucker’s moving speech and opinion surely signified that Miami heat are not willing to back down, be it Tatum or even Green in the next round.