Heat’s Draft Steal Bam Adebayo Shows Off His Euro-Step, Puts Up 29 & 11 vs Pacers
While everybody was going crazy over the duel between #1 pick Markelle Fultz and #3 pick Jayson Tatum, #14 pick Bam Adebayo was backing up the “biggest steal in the draft” talk with a game-high 29 points on 8 of 14 from the field and 13 of 17 from the charity stripe to go with 11 boards (6 offensive), 2 blocks and a steal in just 31 minutes against the Pacers. 12 of those 29 came during the opening quarter, which included an impressive steal and euro-step mo
“It shows coach allows me to play free. He believes in me to make the right plays,” Adebayo said after the game”
“Pat and them said they were going to let me not be in a box. In summer league, I’m playing free, I’m having fun.”
After three games, free and fun = 19 points, 10 rebounds and 2.3 blocks a game.