Heat beat Nuggets, even NBA Finals at 1-1

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(Denver, CO) -- The Miami Heat put together a strong fourth quarter on the way to a 111-108 victory over the Denver Nuggets at Ball Arena.

Miami outscored Denver 36-25 in the final 12 minutes to even the NBA Finals at one game apiece. Bam Adebayo and Jimmy Butler each totaled 21 points in the come-from-behind win. Gabe Vincent paced Miami with 23 points while knocking down four shots from three-point range. Nikola Jokic scored a game-high 41 points and totaled 11 rebounds in the losing effort.

The series shifts to Miami for Game Three on Wednesday night at the Kaseya Center.