Jimmy Butler shot 40% against the Pacers, going 8 for 20 from the field, but still managed 27 points, in part to 12 appearances at the free throw line. Butler made nine of those free throw attempts and nailed both three pointers he attempted.
This is the third time this season Butler shot 40%, but the 27 points is the highest point total of those three games. But his free throw percentage of 75% was the lowest of those three games, the other two games he shot 90% & 83.3%.
His nine rebounds was the second highest on the team behind Mike Dunleavy and his four steals led both teams. The Pacers as a team only had 5 steals total.