Will Bam Adebayo be a problem for Anthony Davis, LeBron and the Lakers?
All Bam Adebayo needed was an opening.
“I was locked in,” Adebayo said after the Heat took Game 6, 125-113, to advance to the NBA Finals. “My family knows how I get when I play bad — especially if we lose — I put that on my shoulders.” Heat coach Erik Spoelstra insisted the whole team was responsible for the loss, but he didn’t say anything to make Adebayo feel better.
“No,” Spoelstra interrupted, wrinkling his eyebrows incredulously. “I loved it,” he laughed. That type of self-flagellation, the hallowed Heat know well, is a hallmark of greatness, because only a great…