Finally, since 2015, Brooklyn Nets will be in NBA playoffs this year, thanks to first time All Star D’ Angelo Russel, they defeated the Indiana Pacers who already clinched an NBA Playoffs last week. The Nets aren’t the laughing stock of the NBA now.
Since they trade all of their future picks to Boston Celtics for aging Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett, wow! the worst NBA trade had ever done. Thanks for hiring General Manager Sean Marks, a protégé of Gregg Popovich, and for series of NBA trades he done for Rusell and last year first round pick Jarret Allen, along with the emergence of Spencer Dinwiddie and Caris Levert. Welcome to the NBA Playoffs Nets.
Another newcomer in NBA Playoffs is the Orlando Magic after defeated the Boston Celtics. The first time since Dwight Howard era, the Magic was number 7 in NBA Standings now who secured an NBA Playoffs.
Other NBA scores tonight, Charlotte Hornets defeated the Detroit Pistons 104-91 both teams fighting for a final playoffs spot in Eastern Conference. Dallas Mavericks beat Memphis Griezzlies 129-127, Bucks 115- Hawks 107, Houston overpowered the Suns 149-113, Knicks 113- Wizards 110. Portland 115, Denver 108, Pelicans 133 Kings 129, Lakers 113 Jazz 109.
The Clippers lost to the Warriors 131 to 104, Stephen Curry led with his 27 points and Kevin Durant added 16 points. The Warriors secured the top spot in NBA Western Conference. Kevin Durant added 7 assists and 4 rebounds. Clippers back to the eight spot in West standings.