By Eurohoops team/ firstname.lastname@example.org
The San Antonio Spurs and the Cleveland Cavaliers became the first teams that qualified to the Eastern and Western Conference semi-finals, respectively.
Both teams swept their opponents, namely the Memphis Grizzlies and the Detroit Pistons, and advanced to the semi-finals.
The Warriors hit 21 three-pointers and beat the Houston Rockets, despite Curry’s injury, being only one win away from the semi-finals (3-1), while the Boston Celtics prevailed over the Atlanta Hawks at home and evened the series (2-2).
Here are the highlights of all four games:
Memphis Grizzlies vs San Antonio Spurs 95-116 (Stevenson 26 points – Leonard 21 points, seven rebounds, four assists)
Houston Rockets vs Golden State Warriors 94-121 (Harden 18 points, 10 assists, seven boards – Iguodala 22 points, five rebounds, four assists)
Boston Celtics vs Atlanta Hawks 104-95 (92-92) (Thomas 28 points, four rebounds, six assists – Millsap 45 points, 13 rebounds)
Detroit Pistons vs Cleveland Cavaliers 98-100 (Harris 23 points, 13 rebounds – James 22 points, 11 boards, six assists)