Boston Celtics 107 vs Philadelphia Sixers 91, (BOS leads series 2-1)- You figured that the Sixers would come fired up being at home and just stealing a game in Boston. But that was the case for the first quarter and then the Celtics woke up and started to put it to the Sixers. The C’s had three double-double’s from there Big 3 with Kevin Garnett (27 points, 13 rebounds), Paul Pierce (24 points, 12 rebounds), and Rajon Rondo (23 points, 14 assists).
Oklahoma City Thunder 77 vs LA Lakers 75, (OKC leads series 2-0)-What the Thunder showed us, is that you can never count them out. Down by eight with just under a 1:30 left, the Thunder seized momentum and came back and found a way to beat LA, with only shooting 28 percent in the second half. Durant drove past Andrew Bynum and score the game-winning bucket. The Lakers had a shot with five seconds left, when not Bryant, but Steve Blake missed a wide-open 3-pointer from the corner. Durant led the Thunder with 22 points.
Thursday (5/17) games:
Miami Heat @ Indiana Pacers, (series tied 1-1)
LA Clippers @ San Antonio Spurs, (SA leads series 1-0)