Pacers Advance, Thunder Bounce Clippers


Published on May 16 2014 1:13 am
Last Updated on May 16 2014 1:13 am
Written by Millie Lange

Pacers Advance Past Wizards To Eastern Finals

(Washington, DC) -- David West posted 29 points and six rebounds to power the Pacers to a 93-80 win over the Wizards in Game Six of their Eastern Conference semifinals from the Verizon Center. Lance Stephenson added 17 points and eight assists for Indiana, which won the best-of-seven series 4-2 and plays the Heat in the conference finals. John Wall tallied 12 points and nine assists for Washington. Marcin Gortat added 19 points and six boards in the season-ending loss.

Thunder Bounce Clippers In Game Six

(Los Angeles, CA) -- Kevin Durant scored 39 points and grabbed 16 rebounds to lead the Thunder to a 104-98 win over the Clippers in Game Six of their Western Conference semifinal series at the STAPLES Center. Russell Westbrook added 19 points and 12 assists for Oklahoma City, which moves on the face San Antonio in the Western Conference Finals. Steven Adams chipped in with 10 points and 11 boards off the bench for OKC. Chris Paul led the way for the Clippers with 25 points, 11 assists and seven rebounds. Blake Griffin totaled 22 points, eight boards and eight assists before fouling out near the end of the fourth quarter. J.J. Redick added 16 points in the season-ending loss.

Thursday, May 15 Scoreboard

NBA Playoffs

Indiana Pacers 93, Washington Wizards 80
(Pacers win best-of-seven Eastern semifinal, 4-2)

Oklahoma City Thunder 104, Los Angeles Clippers 98
(Thunder win best-of-seven Western semifinal, 4-2)