Heat news: Bam Adebayo feels like 'Heat-lifer' in Miami
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Bam Adebayo feels like ‘Heat-lifer’ in Miami

Bam Adebayo, Heat

Bam Adebayo is embracing the challenge of being a leader for the Miami Heat, and he is already feeling what it means to be a “Heat-lifer.”

Adebayo will be the Heat’s starting center during the 2019–20 NBA season after Miami traded Hassan Whiteside in the four-team sign-and-trade deal for Jimmy Butler. Now, the 22-year-old big man is expected to step up for the team as they aim to make the playoffs after missing it in the 2018-19 campaign.

Per Anthony Chiang of the Miami Herald: