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Not bad for a player coach Gregg Popovich cut twice before Green finally won him over last season.

“When you do it for 82 games, the only thing left is to see if you can do it when the real lights come on in playoff time,” Popovich said. “He’s pretty much answered that question.”

The Heat have yet to find an answer for Green. Miami guard Dwyane Wade, who has guarded Green this series, said he couldn’t remember many players who shot the ball this well in the Finals.

He said Miami must do a better job back home of defending Green.

James said Green is making the most of his opportunities.

“He’s trying to seize the moment,” James said. “And he’s doing great for his team so far.”

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