Heat survive Celtics without Jimmy Butler in second half to win Game 3 for 2-1 lead in Eastern Conference finals

BOSTON – Playing the second half without star Jimmy Butler, the Miami Heat extracted an important road win, beating the Boston Celtics 109-103 on Saturday in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals. Building a 25-point second-quarter lead and nearly squandering it in the second half, the short-handed Heat held off Boston’s rally to take … Read more