Jimmy Butler, a forward for the Miami Heat, is doubtful for Sunday’s game at Kaseya Center against the Boston Celtics.
Butler’s injury report indicates that he is addressing personal matters. He did not practice the last two days. He’ll probably be decided at the last minute.
Butler’s optimism in the face of setbacks with his injuries and his ongoing absence from the Miami Heat lineup
Jimmy Butler of the Miami Heat expressed his faith in himself despite missing his ninth game in the last ten after being out for the fifth straight due to a toe ailment. He said,
“I was initially afraid it was much more serious,” “The prospect of dealing with a severe bruise or bone issue had me worried. I’m incredibly thankful it didn’t turn out to be as bad as I, and a few others, presumed.” “I’ve experienced turf toe before, during my time in Chicago, and it’s significantly worse. So no, this isn’t turf toe. It’s just a foot and a toe,”
He further added,
“I can’t be sure. After all, I’m not a doctor,”
“Maybe the trainers believe it. As for me, I see it as one of those things that just happens. Regardless, we’re taking all steps possible to ensure my quick return to the court.
What I can assure you is that I’m improving, managing to work up a bit of a sweat. I’m committed to being ready to play when possible.”