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Jimmy Butler wants Meyers Leonard ‘dead or alive’ after Leonard steals rebound

New York Knicks v Miami Heat

MIAMI, FL - DECEMBER 20: Jimmy Butler #22 of the Miami Heat reacts to a play during the game against the New York Knicks on December 20, 2019 at American Airlines Arena in Miami, Florida. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2019 NBAE (Photo by Issac Baldizon/NBAE via Getty Images)

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There wasn’t a lot of tension in Miami’s 129-114 thrashing of New York Friday night.

Except between Meyers Leonard and Jimmy Butler. Jokingly.

It is because of this play, where Butler was waiting for a rebound and Leonard got the stat.

Butler’s reaction:

With the Heat 21-8 and the current three seed in the East, it’s easy to joke about this stuff.