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Heat Beat 76ers 99-90 in Game 6 to Advance to East Finals

Miami Heat's Jimmy Butler, right, and Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid embrace after Game 6 of an NBA basketball second-round playoff series, Thursday, May 12, 2022, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
Miami Heat's Jimmy Butler, right, and Philadelphia 76ers' Joel Embiid embrace after Game 6 of an NBA basketball second-round playoff series, Thursday, May 12, 2022, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)
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Philadelphia (AP) -- Jimmy Butler knocked Joel Embiid out of the playoffs, then walked over to his former 76ers teammate and hugged him, told him he loved him and was proud of him.

Butler then headed out of a familiar court a winner — and straight into another conference finals with Miami.