The playoffs of NBA Cleveland Cavaliers defeated Indiana Pacers 100-97 with its star player Lebron James’s performance in the first match.
NBA playoffs continued with three matches. Cavaliers won Eastern Conference 2nd match, which was played between Cleveland Cavaliers and Indiana Pacers with 100-97 score. Cavaliers’s star player Lebron James scored “double-double” with 46 points, 12 rebounds and 5 assists.
James, who scored his 20th 40 points performance in his play-off career, caught Jerry West in the second place. Michael Jordan is the player who has scored more than 40 points in NBA play-off history. In Cavaliers Kevin Love scored 15 points, 8 rebounds, in Pacers Victor Oladipo scored 22 points, 6 assists, Myles Turner 18 points, 5 rebounds and Darren Collison 16 points, 6 assists and 5 rebounds.
Field Advantage in Western Conference Jazz
The Utah Jazz defeated Oklahoma City Thunder 102-95 in their second match of the first round of the Western Conference. The Jazz, who scored the 1-1 draw in the field, also took advantage of the field. Jazz’s rookie player Donovan Mitchell got 6 rebounds and 28 points.
Ricky Rubio played an important role with 22 points, 9 assists, 7 rebounds, Derrick Favors 20 points, 16 rebounds and Rudy Gobert 13 points, 15 rebounds, 3 blocks. In the Thunder, Russell Westbrook scored 19 points, 13 assists, 9 rebounds, 4 steals, Paul George 18 points, 10 rebounds, 3 blocks and Carmelo Anthony scored 17 points, 9 rebounds.
Houston Rockets-Minnesota Timberwolves: 102-82 (2-0)
New Orleans Pelicans-Portland Trail Blazers: 119-102 (3-0)
San Antonio Spurs-Golden State Warriors: 97-110 (0-3)
Miami Heat-Philadelphia 76ers: 108-128 (1-2)