Gordon Hayward scored 26 points and the Jazz easily eliminated the Los Angeles Clippers on Sunday with a 104-91 victory on Sunday, winning the first-round playoff series 4-3
Isaiah Thomas scored 33 points and had nine assists, and the Celtics hit 19 3-pointers to beat the Washington Wizards 123-111 and take a 1-0 lead in their Eastern Conference semifinal matchup
The Houston Rockets advance to the Western Conference semifinals as Russell Westbrook falls one assist shy of fourth-straight triple-double in Game 5 loss to Rockets.
Chris Paul scored 29 and the Los Angeles Clippers staved off elimination with a 98-93 win over the Utah Jazz to force Game 7. The Clippers will play host in the do-or-die series finale on Sunday
Avery Bradley scored 23 points, and the hot-shooting Boston Celtics pounded the Chicago Bulls 105-83 to clinch their first-round series 4-2 on Friday night
John Wall scored 42 points, Bradley Beal added 31 and the Washington Wizards withstood a furious Atlanta comeback to close out the Hawks with a 115-99 victory, winning the opening-round playoff series 4-2
Lebron James scored a game-high 33 points, along with 10 rebounds, four assists, four steals and two blocks as the Cavaliers swept the Pacers with a 106-102 victory in Game 4 of their first-round Eastern Conference series.
The star-studded teams expected by many to face off once more in the NBA Finals each swept through their respective first-round playoff series in four games
The Toronto Raptors earned a few extra days off after ending their first-round playoff series against the Milwaukee Bucks in six games with a 92-89 win
An Aug. 21 trial date has been set for NBA players Marcus and Markieff Morris, who are accused of assaulting a man outside a Phoenix recreation center in 2015
The Boston Celtics beat the Chicago Bulls 111-97 on Tuesday night to take a 2-0 lead in their series against the No. 1 seed in the Eastern Conference.