NEW YORK (AP) Joel Embiid had 31 points and 16 rebounds, and passed to Mike Scott for the go-ahead 3-pointer with 18 seconds left as the Philadelphia 76ers beat the Brooklyn Nets 112-108 on Saturday to take a 3-1 series lead.
DETROIT (AP) Blake Griffin started for the Detroit Pistons in Game 3 against the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night after missing four of the final six regular-season games and the first two of the playoff series because of a right knee injury.
The Los Angeles Clippers host the Golden State Warriors on Thursday night after staging the greatest comeback win in NBA playoff history, overcoming a 31-point deficit to even their best-of-seven series at 1-1 last Monday.
LOS ANGELES (AP) Kevin Durant scored 38 points, Stephen Curry added 21 playing with five fouls, and the Golden State Warriors dominated from the opening tip to beat the Los Angeles Clippers 132-105 Thursday night and take a 2-1 lead in their first-round playoff series.
The Los Angeles Clippers lost three of their last four games and now they have to deal with the Golden State Warriors in the first round of the NBA Playoffs, starting with tonight's Game 1 at the ORACLE Arena.