NBA Roundup From April 28, Schedule

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Published on April 29 2013 10:35 am
Last Updated on April 29 2013 10:35 am
Written by Millie Lange

Heat, Spurs Move On In NBA Playoffs

The Miami Heat and San Antonio Spurs are the first teams to advance out of the first round in the NBA playoffs. The Heat completed a sweep of the Milwaukee Bucks while the Spurs also swept the Lakers in LA.

The Golden State Warriors took a 3-1 series lead on the Denver Nuggets.

 

Celtics Force Game Five In New York

(Boston, MA) -- Paul Pierce posted 29 points, eight rebounds and six assists as the Celtics defeated the Knicks 97-90 in overtime of Game Four to avoid elimination. Celtics forward Jeff Green says they have to continue this intensity into Game Five.

 

Sunday, April 28 Scoreboard

NBA Playoffs

Boston Celtics 97, New York Knicks 90 (OT)
(Knicks lead best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarterfinals, 3-1)

Miami Heat 88, Milwaukee Bucks 77
(Heat win best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarterfinals, 4-0)

San Antonio Spurs 103, Los Angeles Lakers 82
(Spurs win best-of-seven Western Conference quarterfinals, 4-0)

Golden State Warriors 115, Denver Nuggets 101
(Warriors lead best-of-seven Western Conference quarterfinals, 3-1)

 

Monday, April 29 Schedule (All Times Central)

NBA Playoffs

6:00 p.m. - Chicago Bulls at Brooklyn Nets
(Bulls lead best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarterfinals, 3-1)

6:30 p.m. - Indiana Pacers at Atlanta Hawks
(Pacers lead best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarterfinals, 2-1)

8:30 p.m. - Oklahoma City Thunder at Houston Rockets
(Thunder lead best-of-seven Western Conference quarterfinals, 3-0)