Hawks vs Cavs and Pelicans vs Clippers, for final playoff tickets
The Atlanta will face the Cleveland and the Los Angeles Clippers will do the same against the New Orleans Pelicans, looking for final passes to the NBA after the season is over.
United State — Bring young He recovered from a slow start to finish with 24 points and DeAndre Hunter Led the wave that brought Atlanta Hawks to 132-103 by multiplying the Charlotte Hornets Wednesday in the game Play in the Eastern Conference.
hawkswho finished ninth in the East after reaching the conference finals last year, will travel to Cleveland To face Cavaliers Friday night.
The winner will finish eighth in the Eastern Conference and face that conference’s seed Miami Heat in the opening round of the playoffs.
The season is over waspswho were mired in game ninth and tenth for the second year in a row and had not advanced to the playoffs since 2016.
While, The Big Three formed by CJ McCollumAnd Brandon Ingram s Jonas Valanciunas The key to victory was the New Orleans Pelicans, who defeated Wednesday 103-113 San Antonio Spurs And now they will face the Los Angeles Clippers to determine the eighth seed in Western Conference.
With 32 points, 6 boards and 7 assists, base swans He was the most dangerous man for the locals. He was perfect from the free throw line to go 5-5, while he was 12-23 from the field and 3-5 from the arc in 39 minutes on the field.
Striker Brandon Ingram contributed 27 units, while midfielder Jonas Valanciunas added two doubles of 22 points and 14 rebounds to establish a clear dominance of the Lions and Silvers who were irregular in front of the basket.
According to research ESPN Statistics and InformationMcCollum and Ingram worked efficiently on both ends of the floor, combining to score 59 points in attack, while the Tottenham They held 19 points with 32% shooting in defense.
Devin Fassel It was the coach’s best component Greg Popovich He added 23 points, while Dejounte Murray, All-Star, had a foul problem too early, making him play 34 minutes in which he contributed 16 units, nine rebounds and five assists.