At the end of a competitive overtime battle in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals, the fifth-seeded Miami Heat came out on top. The victory came courtesy of Bam Adebayo's clutch block on the game's leading scorer in Jayson Tatum (30 points).
ANOTHER LOOK AT BAM ADEBAYO'S INCREDIBLE GAME-WINNING BLOCK! pic.twitter.com/RCzQ7FdLDR- NBA (@NBA) September 16, 2020
That block gave the Heat a 1-0 series lead in their first Conference Finals appearance since 2014.
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That clutch game-sealing play got plenty of reactions on Twitter from former and current NBA players.
Bam Adebayo's block on Jayson Tatum's dunk attempt was the best defensive play I've seen ever in the playoffs!!!!- Earvin Magic Johnson (@MagicJohnson) September 16, 2020
Wow . That was incredible . Timing and block with the left for the game- CJ McCollum (@CJMcCollum) September 16, 2020
Bam with the big block- Rudy Gay (@RudyGay) September 16, 2020
@Bam1of1 @MiamiHEAT 👏🏿 https://t.co/qED7mNEvhR- Chris Bosh (@chrisbosh) September 16, 2020
Bam just had the best block of the year‼️🤯- Kev (@KevKnox) September 16, 2020
big time block- Ja Morant (@JaMorant) September 16, 2020
BAM!!!!!!!!- Larry Nance Jr (@Larrydn22) September 16, 2020
Yes BAM- Josuélito (@J_Rich1) September 16, 2020
Bam for block of the year!- Jordan Clarkson (@JordanClarksons) September 16, 2020
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