Brock Lesnar free agent - Did 'The Beast Incarnate' leave WWE?

Brock Lesnar is now reportedly a free agent after his last contract with the WWE expired. The news was broken by PWInsider. This comes after Brock Lesnar’s merchandise was removed from WWEShop.

According to the PWInsider report, ‘The Beast Incarnate’ and WWE are working on a new deal but the two sides have hit an impasse:

While the two sides have been working on a new deal, they have hit an impasse and have paused discussions.  This leaves Lesnar on the open market where he could, if he desires, field offers from outside WWE, whether it be AEW or other wrestling promotions, UFC, or even outside endeavors beyond combat sports.

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Mike Johnson added that this wasn’t uncommon a situation for Brock Lesnar but this could be his longest hiatus from WWE. Lesnar made his last appearance at WrestleMania 36, where he lost the WWE Championship to Drew McIntyre.

Are there any realistic alternatives for Brock Lesnar free agent?

Although Brock Lesnar is technically free to sign with AEW and other wrestling promotions, realistically it is very unlikely that he signs with any of themm.

Although the UFC is on paper a viable option, at the age of 43, a return to the Octagon seems unlikely.

In my opinion, Lesnar will eventually return to WWE after getting the contract he wants. He’s one of the smartest negotiators in wrestling and Vince McMahon doesn’t want to risk him going anywhere else.

Why WWE may not be in a hurry to re-sign ‘The Beast Incarnate’?

WWE are not in a hurry to sign Brock Lesnar because they are confident of re-signing ‘The Beast Incarnate’. There are also currently no plans to use Lesnar this year so WWE may feel like they have time to do a deal.

We will have more updates on the situation when available.

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RETRIBUTION Returns To WWE RAW (Photos, Videos)

RETRIBUTION returned to WWE TV during tonight's live Post-Payback edition of RAW from the Amway Center in Orlando, FL.

While RETRIBUTION was still mentioned a few times on TV, there had been at least some speculation that WWE had nixed or was backing away from the storyline after there were no RETRIBUTION angles on Friday's SmackDown or Sunday's Payback pay-per-view. Before this week's RAW, they last appeared at the end of last week's post-SummerSlam RAW, interrupting the main event of Rey Mysterio and Dominik Mysterio vs. Seth Rollins and Murphy.

This week's RAW saw the masked men and women rush the ring area and interrupt the non-title Tornado Tag Team Match with RAW Tag Team Champions The Street Profits vs. Angel Garza and Andrade. While Garza ran away with The Bachelor's Demi Burnett when the lights started flickering, the group hit the ring and attacked Andrade, Montez Ford and Angelo Dawkins. Female members of the group also surrounded Zelina Vega at ringside and beat her down.

RETRIBUTION appeared later during a backstage segment where they came through two doors, beating up a security guard, and stopped Garza in his tracks. He ended up running away from the group, leaving Burnett all by herself. She also ran away as the group approached her. WWE Producer Adam Pearce was later shown yelling at security for failing to stop RETRIBUTION from attacking again this week.

There is still no word on where WWE is going with the RETRIBUTION storyline, or when some of the members will be revealed. POST Wrestling reported on Monday night how it's expected that RETRIBUTION will be used on RAW only moving forward. That has not been confirmed.

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One fantasy sleeper for every NFL team

The definition of a “sleeper” varies, but I view the following players undervalued compared to the market, with some of these suggestions geared for deeper leagues more than others.

Arizona Cardinals: Chase Edmonds

I’m a believer in Kenyan Drake having a big season, but part of that is because of Arizona’s system, and Drake has never topped 170 carries during his career and was recently in a walking boot (albeit just precautionary). Edmonds is a plenty capable replacement who would rack up catches if Drake were to go down, giving him top-10 RB upside in PPR leagues. Andy Isabella and Dan Arnold are deeper sleepers.

Atlanta Falcons: Brian Hill

It appears Hill has the edge over the Judge (Ito Smith) for Atlanta backup RB duties, which could prove huge given Todd Gurley’s arthritic knee condition. Gurley supposedly looks good entering 2020 but also reportedly had a noticeable limp not long ago, as he remains a long shot to stay healthy throughout 2020. The Falcons’ offense could be strong getting two 2019 first-round O-linemen back from injury.

Baltimore Ravens: Miles Boykin

He’s 6-4, 220 pounds with elite workout metrics who should emerge as Baltimore’s No. 2 wide receiver in an offense that has a QB who just won MVP while recording a 130.0 Passer Rating and a 24:1 TD:INT ratio over the second half of last season. I’m all in on Marquise Brown, but he’s admittedly an injury risk at his weight and with past Lisfranc surgery, and it’s almost certain the Ravens will have a higher pass rate this year. Boykin has impressed throughout training camp and is simply one of the best late-round fliers among wide receivers.

Buffalo Bills: Zack Moss

Devin Singletary proved he was a better football player than his mediocre workout metrics may suggest last year as a rookie, but Moss is the far superior receiver and also the clear favorite for goal-line work being 20 pounds heavier (when Josh Allen isn’t running it in, that is). Moss has opened eyes throughout camp, while Singletary has had fumbling issues. This is actually a stretch calling Moss a sleeper, as I have him ranked well ahead of Singletary given the quality of their projected touches.

Carolina Panthers: Teddy Bridgewater

Bridgewater has come a long way since his horrific injury in 2016, and he’s set up for sneaky fantasy success in 2020. With the Panthers likely having one of the league’s worst defenses, Bridgewater could be among the league leaders in pass attempts, with CMC, DJ Moore, Curtis Samuel, Robby Anderson, and Ian Thomas a real nice group to throw to. With a top-five fantasy QB schedule as well, Bridgewater is a sleeper. Samuel is also undervalued after ranking ninth in air yards last season (ahead of DeAndre Hopkins!) and is now seeing a big upgrade at quarterback. It appears Mike Davis has emerged as Christian McCaffrey’s insurance policy.  

Chicago Bears: Nick Foles

Artavis Pierce and Cordarrelle Patterson are deep sleepers with David Montgomery expected to miss 2-to-4 weeks with a groin injury, while Foles is an interesting flier in Superflex leagues. It’s possible Mitch Trubisky starts Week 1, but it would be shocking if Foles isn’t Chicago’s best QB this season, and his setup isn’t the worst with a declining defense, the thinnest backfield in football (but also with pass-catcher Tarik Cohen) and with Allen Robinson and Anthony Miller as a strong WR duo.

Cincinnati Bengals: Auden Tate

I expect Joe Burrow essentially to be a star right away, and while the Bengals have arguably the deepest WR group in the NFL with Tate the lowest on the depth chart, A.J. Green and John Ross carry as much injury risk as possible, while Tee Higgins was dealing with a hamstring issue in camp (and Tyler Boyd sticks mostly to the slot). Meanwhile, Tate has been called the team’s offensive MVP at camp and could be a red-zone force. C.J. Uzomah is also a sleeper at a tight end position that’s never been deeper.  

Cleveland Browns: Defense/Special Teams

Cleveland’s defense is better than perceived and will likely be widely available after going mostly undrafted as big underdogs in Baltimore in Week 1. The whole defense should benefit from fresher legs with the new coaching staff ostensibly becoming run-heavy (and less incompetent in general). Myles Garrett is going to win Defensive Player of the Year at some point.  

Dallas Cowboys: Blake Jarwin

Jarwin replaces Jason Witten’s 83 targets and is a huge upgrade as the starter for a team that led the NFL in yards per play and averaged 440+ yards per game last season — and then added CeeDee Lamb in the draft. Maybe calling Jarwin a sleeper is too “Captain Obvious” because he’s a top-10 tight end on my board.

Denver Broncos: Noah Fant

Volume is a question on a team with Courtland Sutton (#5 in WOPR last year) that also added Jerry Jeudy and KJ Hamler in the first two rounds of the draft and pass-catching back Melvin Gordon in free agency, but Fant sports metrics in the 96th percentile or above in the 40, Speed Score, Burst Score, Agility Score, and Catch Radius while dominating in college and breaking out before age 20. He had the second-most yards per catch among tight ends last year when he also forced as many missed tackles as Zach Ertz on 48 fewer receptions while finishing with one of the five best yards per target marks by a rookie TE since 2007.

Detroit Lions: Quintez Cephus

The Lions should have a prolific passing attack, and if something were to happen to Kenny Golladay or Marvin Jones (I love him this year, but Jones is both injury prone and also a legit trade candidate if the Lions’ season doesn’t unfold quite like I predict, Cephus would immediately become one of the most popular waiver wire adds. Cephus isn’t a burner, but the rookie likely would’ve been drafted higher if not for off-field concerns, and he’s drawn rave reviews throughout camp. Don’t forget Matthew Stafford was playing like an MVP in this offense before going down last season.

Green Bay Packers: Jamaal Williams  

While rookie AJ Dillon appears never to skip leg day and has moved up fantasy draft boards as a result, Williams quietly remains the #2 back in Green Bay, and he’s the clear favorite to lead the group in catches (Aaron Jones had just 15 receptions over the final eight games last year). The Packers clearly want to run the ball, and Jones’ injury history isn’t nothing. This appears to be a true committee, but at least Williams has the cheapest ADP. Marquez Valdes-Scantling is much healthier this year and has a better chance of beating Allen Lazard for GB’s WR2 role than their ADPs suggest.

Houston Texans: Jordan Akins

The Texans quietly finished among the league leaders in touchdown catches by tight ends (nine) last season despite pedestrian Darren Fells leading the way, and they dealt DeAndre Hopkins (#2 in the NFL in target share last season) to Arizona. Kahale Warring may be the more interesting dynasty stash than 28-year-old Akins, but the latter was drafted in the third round, could take over Houston’s H-back role in 2020, and is an intriguing deep sleeper available at the end of drafts.

Kenny Stills is a clever way to fade Will Fuller and/or Brandin Cooks in a situation with upside.

Indianapolis Colts: Parris Campbell

He’s an incredible athlete who’s now healthy, could do serious damage as Philip Rivers’ main slot guy, and is ready to break out.

Rivers targets his running backs like no other QB, so Nyheim Hines can be an RB3 in PPR leagues.

Jacksonville Jaguars: Gardner Minshew

He had the second-highest scramble rate (a sticky stat) last year, as Minshew is a great example of real-life value not translating to fantasy. Jacksonville is doing some version of tanking this season, and they have no reason not to let Minshew play 16 games, as the only question as to who’s starting at QB next year in Jacksonville is whether it’s Trevor Lawrence or Justin Fields.

Gardner Minshew could have a better fantasy year than real year. (Action Images via Reuters/Andrew Boyers)

With the Jaguars having arguably the league’s worst defense, a thin RB group with Leonard Fournette getting released, and sneaky good receiving options in D.J. Chark, Laviska Shenault, and Chris Thompson (Chris Conley is no slouch either), this is a fantasy recipe for success with Jacksonville playing a lot of garbage time. Minshew won’t help Jax win many games (although he was the only QB to finish ahead of Patrick Mahomes in Deep Passing Rating last season), but I have him ranked almost evenly with Josh Allen among fantasy QBs.

Kansas City Chiefs: Darrel Williams

While it was first assumed DeAndre Washington would become KC’s backup RB, Williams enters 2020 as the team’s clear #2 behind Clyde Edwards-Helaire. Williams has apparently taken the rookie under his wing, both being LSU alumni and most importantly he appears to have the coaching staff’s trust. In arguably the league’s best offense, Williams would become a huge fantasy factor should something happen to the team’s rookie back.

Las Vegas Raiders: Bryan Edwards 

Henry Ruggs was the first receiver taken in the draft, but he hasn’t been his own team’s best rookie receiver in camp, as Edwards looks like a future star. Edwards’ arrow was already pointing up before Tyrell Williams suffered a torn labrum, which opened up a starting role. The Raiders now play indoors and will be underdogs early and often in 2020, so hopefully, Las Vegas is forced to throw deeper this season as well. Hunter Renfrow is a PPR sleeper, but Edwards is the Raiders player with the most fantasy upside not named Josh Jacobs.

Los Angeles Chargers: Joshua Kelley

Reports already had Kelley emerging as LA’s #2 back, and the rookie’s path became easier with Justin Jackson leaving Sunday’s practice injured. Austin Ekeler has a low BMI and has yet to reach 135 carries in a season, and Melvin Gordon is gone, so Kelley has serious upside.

Los Angeles Rams: Van Jefferson  

The Rams have a declining defense and just lost the NFL’s TD leader over the last three seasons, and while they have plenty of options in LA, Robert Woods is ignored in the red zone, Josh Reynolds isn’t any good, and Jefferson has been the talk of the team’s camp.  LA runs one of the league’s fastest paces, should be in a bunch of high-scoring games in the NFC West, and has an innovative offensive mind at head coach, so Jefferson can make an impact right away. If Cooper Kupp gets hurt again, watch out.

Miami Dolphins: Preston Williams

I have Mike Gesicki as the #8 tight end on my board so I can’t in good conscience call him a sleeper, but Williams is easy to overlook being undrafted and coming off a torn ACL. But he was playing extremely well before going down last season and looks fully recovered in camp. Albert Wilson and Allen Hurns both opted out of playing this season, and Miami should be forced to throw a ton with its defense, so there are targets to go around.

Minnesota Vikings: Mike Boone

The Vikings are one of the league’s most run-heavy teams with one of the more injury-prone lead backs in Dalvin Cook, and while most treat Alexander Mattison as one of fantasy’s premier stash RBs, he earned few targets last year and graded negatively as a rusher in DVOA. Grab Boone at the very end of drafts instead.

New England Patriots: Mohamed Sanu  

With Damien Harris no longer qualifying as a sleeper, Sanu becomes New England’s most undervalued player, now healthy and with Julian Edelman and especially N’Keal Harry having thoroughly underwhelming camps. QB play in New England is a huge question mark for 2020, but targets are wide open, and Bill Belichick traded a valuable second-round pick for Sanu likely for a reason (Sanu was among the league leaders in RACR last season).

New Orleans Saints: Latavius Murray

If Alvin Kamara were to go down, Murray would become a top-10 fantasy RB as a capable three-down back in New Orleans’ system (although Ty Montgomery has emerged to take some touches away). During two games in which Kamara was sidelined last year, Murray put up 307 yards from scrimmage with 14 catches (18 targets) and four touchdowns against two defenses that finished top-13 in run defense DVOA (including outdoors in Chicago). Murray had more carries (eight) inside the 10-yard line during those two games than David Johnson and Raheem Mostert had all season. The Saints have one of the league’s best offensive lines and a QB who posted a 22:1 TD:INT ratio over the second half of last season, so here’s your proverbial “league-winner” for 2020.

Tre’Quan Smith is a deep sleeper.

New York Giants: Golden Tate

It’s a crowded situation in New York, and Sterling Shepard has reportedly emerged as the team’s clear #1 in camp, but the Giants should be throwing a lot in 2020, and Tate has the team’s most affordable ADP despite averaging more yards per game than both Shepard and Darius Slayton last year. In fact, Daniel Jones targeted Tate 8.44 times per game last season, compared to 8.38 to Shepard and 6.0 to Slayton (Evan Engram, it should be noted, received a team-high 8.57 targets from Danny Dimes).

New York Jets: Chris Herndon

While it’s not ideal having Adam Gase as his coach, Herndon was the rare rookie tight end who topped 500 receiving yards, finishing seventh in yards per target (9.0) and first in True Catch Rate. Now back healthy and reportedly impressing throughout camp, Herndon screams future star who also happens to be in a terrific situation (Gase aside, Ryan Griffin became a viable fantasy TE in this offense last year) that features an extremely thin wide receiver group (especially with Breshad Perriman’s knee swelling), a shaky backfield that suddenly has a 37-year-old looking like the best option and a quarterback who’s still just 23 years old and ready to make a big leap now healthy (I’ll predict Sam Darnold finishes as a top-15 fantasy QB in 2020). Herndon should be treated as a top-12 option at a loaded tight end position.

Philadelphia Eagles: Jalen Hurts

I liked Hurts as a deep sleeper in Superflex leagues even before Carson Wentz left practice with a soft tissue injury. Wentz has an extensive injury history (including suffering a concussion the last time we saw him), and Hurts should quickly pass Nate Sudfield as the team’s next option. Hurts is underrated as a passer, but he’s super interesting in fantasy terms because of the incredible rushing ability that included him leading college football in red-zone TD rushes last year while averaging 101.6 rushing yards per game. The Eagles have a smart and innovative coaching staff, so Hurts is an intriguing sleeper.

Pittsburgh Steelers: Benny Snell

Mike Tomlin prefers workhorse backs, and Snell has earned the clear backup role in Pittsburgh in camp, which could prove huge given James Conner’s extensive injury history and the upside that comes with Pittsburgh. Snell is an injury away from being the feature back on a team with one of the best rosters in football, so he’s one of the biggest sleepers in 2020.

James Washington, who finished top-30 in air yards last season, is another sleeper in Pittsburgh, especially with Diontae Johnson banged up.

Seattle Seahawks: Greg Olsen

Russell Wilson loves throwing to tight ends and is perennially among the league leaders in end-zone targets, so Olsen should benefit greatly as Seattle’s projected starter. Olsen is 35 years old, but Will Dissly is less than a year removed from Achilles surgery, and reports suggest Olsen will be the third most targeted receiver from one of the league’s best players of all time.

San Francisco 49ers: Jordan Reed

Reed missed last season with his seventh reported concussion and remains one of the league’s biggest injury risks, but the 49ers have lost their top-three wide receivers this preseason (for various timeframes), and George Kittle is banged up as well. Reed has shown good rapport with Jimmy Garoppolo in practice, and he’ll be lined up in the slot and used heavily in the red zone during the regular season as long as health cooperates. The 49ers scored the second-most ppg in the NFL last year and project to throw more in 2020.

Given all the wide receivers going down in San Francisco(*), Jerick McKinnon and Trent Taylor are PPR sleepers as well.

* For those keeping track, San Francisco drafted Jalen Hurd ahead of Terry McLaurin, Deebo Samuel ahead of A.J. Brown and essentially chose Brandon Aiyuk instead of CeeDee Lamb, which might not age well.

Tampa Bay Buccaneers: Dare Ogunbowale

Tom Brady loves throwing to backs, and Ogunbowale easily most resembles a James White type among Tampa Bay’s lackluster backfield. At a minimum, he’ll be the Bucs’ third-down back and a cheap PPR option available at the end of drafts. Scotty Miller and O.J. Howard (I know) are deep sleepers in Tampa.  

Tennessee Titans: Ryan Tannehill

He’ll regress some, but that’s what has to happen when you get 10.1 YPA in the second half like Tannehill did last season, when he was #2 in fantasy points per dropback (what a player comp!) and finished with the second-highest YPA in the modern era (only Kurt Warner’s was higher in 2000). Tannehill also runs, and A.J. Brown and Jonnu Smith are still both getting better. There’s zero reasons to draft a quarterback early when one who checks all the boxes like Tannehill isn’t being drafted as a top-20 option. Tannehill is more likely to finish as a top-five fantasy QB than outside the top-20 this season.

Washington Football Team: Logan Thomas  

Dwayne Haskins is likely to take a real step forward in Year Two, and after Terry McLaurin (who’s my WR8), Washington’s targets are wide open, with Thomas the favorite for looks in the red zone. The tight end has been receiving a ton of hype throughout camp, and both his talent (a four-star QB recruit out of high school with these workout metrics) and situation (could be #2 in targets) make him a great sleeper and easy to overlook at a tight position filled with intriguing options. Steven Sims is a nice PPR sleeper as well.

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Identities of Retribution members who appeared this week on WWE Raw

Retribution was back on WWE Monday Night Raw and fans were quick to spot some of the NXT names who were part of the group this week.

As previously noted, the members who appeared last week were Mia Yim, Kayden Carter, Chelsea Green, Dominik Dijakovic, Shane Thorne, and Dio Maddin.

It looks like some of the same people were under the masks this week. Fans were quick to pick up on a few names this week and they appeared to be Dijak, Maddin, Yim, and Mercedes Martinez. This week may have marked the first time that Martinez was part of the group.

It is not 100 percent certain that the names listed above are going to be the names revealed at a later date but at least some of the names above appear to be moving to the main roster.

Dijakovic and Green were supposed to move up to the main roster several weeks ago and Yim was expressing frustration last week when she lost another match on NXT TV.

For what it’s worth, there’s a main roster star who has been expressing frustration with the company. His frustration may be legitimate or it may be a storyline for him that will lead to him joining Retribution. Click here for more on that story.

Check out the tweet below and you’ll clearly see Yum and Martinez and Dijak on the right side.


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R-Truth Wins The WWE 24/7 Title From Akira Tozawa On Tonight's RAW (Video, Photos)

R-Truth is your new WWE 24/7 Champion.

Tonight's live RAW episode featured a segment where Akira Tozawa pulled up to the arena in a van with his ninjas. A security guard stopped him at the entrance but said he was not allowed to be let in because his name wasn't on the list. Tozawa got out of the van to check the list, but it was blank. Truth then appeared and rolled Tozawa up for the pin to win the title, revealing the security guard to be a referee. Tozawa ended up kidnapping the security guard in his van, driving off and forgetting one of his ninjas.

Truth is now a 39-time 24/7 Champion. Tozawa won the title last week, on the August 24 RAW episode, by winning a Fatal 4 Way over Truth, Cedric Alexander and the then-champion Shelton Benjamin.

Below are a few shots from tonight's title change at the Amway Center in Orlando, Florida:

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WWE Raw Results: Winners, News And Notes On August 31, 2020

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Jimmy Butler takes over late, leads Miami past Milwaukee to take 1-0 series lead

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — Jimmy Butler kept hearing the same message from teammates in every conversation Monday night.

“Win the game.”

He listened to them, and delivered.

Butler scored 14 of his playoff career-high 40 points in the fourth quarter, Goran Dragic added 27 and the Heat clamped down defensively in the final three quarters to beat the Milwaukee Bucks 115-104 in Game 1 of their Eastern Conference semifinal series on Monday night.

“I felt like I took it up a level in the fourth quarter,” Butler said. “If that needs to happen every game, I’ve got to be able to do it. But we’ve got so many guys capable of doing it for us.”

Bam Adebayo had 12 points, 17 rebounds and six assists for the fifth-seeded Heat, who are 3-1 overall against the top-seeded Bucks this season. Tyler Herro added 11 points for Miami, which improved to 5-0 in the postseason.

Butler joined only LeBron James and Dwyane Wade – the first person who texted Butler postgame Monday night – as players with a 40-point playoff effort for Miami. He was 13 for 20 from the field, 12 for 13 from the line and 2 for 2 from 3-point land.

“He wants these kind of moments,” Heat coach Erik Spoelstra said.

Khris Middleton scored 28 points for Milwaukee, which also dropped Game 1 of its first-round series against Orlando. Brook Lopez had 24 points on 8 for 10 shooting, and Giannis Antetokounmpo had 18 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists for the Bucks.

But Antetokounmpo’s night will likely be best remembered by what he did at the foul line: The reigning MVP went 4 for 12 from the stripe, the worst performance by anyone with at least 12 free-throw attempts in a playoff game since Andre Roberson went 2 for 12 for Oklahoma City on April 23, 2017 against Houston.

“He just has to stick with his routine, stick with what he’s been doing, continue to have a lot of confidence, continue to attack, continue to get to the free throw line,” Bucks coach Mike Budenholzer said. “He’s going to make them. We have total faith in him.”

Kyle Korver added 11 for the Bucks, who scored 40 points on the way to an 11-point lead after the first quarter – then managed 64 the rest of the way. The Bucks played without point guard Eric Bledsoe, out with a strained right hamstring.

“We’ve been here before,” Antetokounmpo said. “Going down 0-1 against Orlando, we did the same thing last year against Boston … We’ve got to come out and play Game 2, man. It’s a big game. Our season is on the line. We’ve got to come out, play hard, watch the tape, make the adjustment, be aggressive, make the right play and hopefully we can win the game.”

Miami led 92-86 after three quarters, after trailing for most of the game to that point – then managed only three points in the first 6:09 of the fourth quarter.

The Bucks didn’t exactly exploit that slump.

Marvin Williams‘ three-point play with 7:40 left got Milwaukee within 95-93, and it stayed a one-possession game for nearly five minutes. Antetokounmpo scored for a 96-95 lead midway through the fourth, before Butler drove and got a baseline floater to fall on the next Miami possession to put Miami back on top for good.

Butler’s 3-pointer with 3:03 left pushed the lead to 102-96, and Herro – after Adebayo extended a possession with an offensive rebound – connected on a 3 with 1:34 left to make it 109-101.

Antetokounmpo’s son Liam was among the first fans in bubble history; Monday was the first day that some NBA players could have family members join them at the restart.

Game 2 is Wednesday.

“Just like they’ll be studying their film to get better, we’ll be doing the same,” Butler said.

 

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