Warriors end season on high as they beat Lakers by 94- 109
Warriors already had their top seed in the playoff berth so their game against Los Angeles Lakerswas quite useless but hungry Warriors didn’t let it slide but ended the regular season on a high with a 109- 94 win.
The game was Kevin Durant’s third and final game for the regular season after being out for injury and he still played like he never had a scratch.
Durant top the most point with 29 points, 8 rebounds, and 5 assists. Stephen Curryscored 20 points, 5 rebounds, and 8 assists. Klay Thompson scored 20 points as well. Iguodalaand Draymond Green were rested by Coach Steve Kerr as McCaw added 13 points and McGree also came through with 11 points.
Warriors would play against Portland Trial Blazers as their first playoff game.
Chicago Bulls knock off Brooklyn Nets in Final Regular Season Game.
Bulls won their game against Orlando Magic with 122- 75 and won their final game for the season against Nets to make 8th seed in the play off. They were looking to Washington Wizards to kick out Miami Heat since they were neck tied with them for the 8th seed, but Miami won with 102- 110 over Wizards.
Chicago Bullsput on a good show to secure their playoff berth as they run over Brooklyn Nets in a 112- 73. Net had most of their key players out of the lineup due to injury and that made it easy for Dwayne Wade and his team to beat them.
Denver’s Nikola Jokic was top scorer in the game with 29 points, 17 rebounds and 8 assists. Jamal Murray scored 27 points, 2 rebounds and 6 assists; Malik Beasley scored 17 points, 3 rebounds and 3 assists; Maron Plumleescored 16 points and 5 rebounds.
Top scorer for Thunders was Taj Gibson with 13 points and 7 rebounds. Victor Oladipo scored 10 points, 3 rebounds and 3 assists. Triple- double king Russell Westbrook played for 18 minutes and scored 5 points and 5 rebounds 8 assists.
Thunders would face Houston Rockets in their first play off game.
Cavaliers sink again with a 98- 83 lose against Toronto Raptors
Cleveland Cavaliers grabbed the 2nd seed in the Eastern Conference despite lose to Toronto. The coach rested LeBron James, Kevin Love and Kyire Irving in the game against Raptors as they warm up for the Playoff and that exposed them to the hosts.
Norman Powellscored highest in the game with 25 points, 2 rebounds, 2 assists; Kyle Lowryscored 13 points, 2 rebounds and 4 assists; Jonas Valancliunas scored 5 points, 7 rebounds and 1 assist.
Iman Shumpert also came through for the Cavaliers with 11 points, 3 rebounds and 3 assists; Tristan Thompson scored 10 points, and 4 rebounds; Deron Williams also scored 10 points, 3 rebounds and 4 assists.
Cavaliers and Indiana Pacers would battle it out on their first playoff game.
Playoff Berth set
Here are the teams who made it to the 8 seeds in both the Eastern Conferenceand the Western Conference;