Bam Adebayo played well after returning from the coronavirus.
He finished with 22 points, nine rebounds and six assists for Miami in the Heat’s 125-105 win over the Denver Nuggets. Miami was plus-19 with Adebayo on the court.
The big man will be crucial for Miami, as they attempt to make a postseason run. In addition to his impressive defensive play, Adebayo has developed into an offensive weapon and has great vision for a center.
He came into the game averaging 16.2 points, 10.5 rebounds, 5.1 assists, 1.3 blocks and 1.2 steals per game. He was an All-Star for the first time this season.
Adebayo did not show signs of rust in his return, which is an excellent sign for Miami.
The Heat will look to continue their momentum when take on the defending champions Toronto Raptors on Monday.