For the second straight Finals game, Shane Battier scored 17 points. This time around, the Heat got the win as Shane continues to earn rave reviews and great press. His teammates are also impressed.
“Going against him in my career, I understood how smart he was, I understood how competitive he was, especially on the defensive end,” said LeBron James. “I was very excited when we were able to sign him in the offseason. He’s a big part of why we’re here today and competing for a championship. He’s meant a lot for our team and a lot to me.”
“This time of year is what he lives for,” stated Dwyane Wade. “What we love him for.”