The Heat were led by former Philadelphia 76ers star Jimmy Butler and a cast of players who would not be recognizable by the casual NBA fan before this playoff run and they made it all the way to the Finals. The Sixers need to find that same type of hard-working culture as well as finding an identity to truly step forward and become a cohesive unit. The importance of shooters
The Sixers made it clear that they had their eyes on the Milwaukee Bucks and stopping league MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo so they decided to go big and let JJ Redick walk, along with Butler. The importance of a closer
While Butler and the Sixers were definitely not right for each other, his play in these playoffs showed Philadelphia why they need a go-to guy in the clutch.