Jalen Brunson scores 38 points, Knicks beat Heat 112-103 in Game 5 to cut deficit to a game

Miami Heat's Cody Zeller (44) defends against New York Knicks' Isaiah Hartenstein (55) during the second half of Game 5 of an NBA basketball Eastern Conference playoffs semifinal Wednesday, May 10, 2023, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

New York Knicks' Jalen Brunson (11) reacts after scoring against the Miami Heat Wednesday in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

NEW YORK — Jalen Brunson never talked to his coach about how minutes he would play, or how many points he had to score.