Spurs, Thunder And Pelicans Qualify To The Playoffs

◼️ The three teams that depended on themselves to get into the postseason did not fail and there is only one gap left in the Western Conference

One game away from concluding the 2018 season for most teams in the NBA, there are three others who have found their ticket to the postseason: San Antonio Spurs, Oklahoma City Thunder and New Orleans Pelicans.

The three, after winning the last dawn, accumulate 47 wins and 34 defeats. Minnesota Timberwolves and Denver Nuggets add 46-35. As both face on the last day, among them will decide the last playoff spot in the West.

Triumph of San Antonio Spurs against Sacramento Kings by 98-85 in a crash in which Rudy Gay scored 18 points and in which Pau Gasol was the starter, although he didn’t play with too much brilliance (he played 20 minutes and scored 2 points). Those of Popovich, after a very complicated season in which they have not been able to count on Kahwi Leonard, breathe finally in posts of playoffs. It has much merit the Texans, who get into the postseason for the 21st consecutive time.

The Thunder ‘Big Three’ will be in the postseason. A victory against Miami 93-115 leaves Oklahoma in the playoffs with a day to finish the regular phase of the NBA. Triple-double for Russell Westbrook with 23 points, 18 rebounds and 13 assists. Paul George scored 27 units. In the Heat, the best was Josh Richardson with 18 points. It’s the ninth time in 10 seasons that the Thunder qualify for the playoffs

The other team that gets into the postseason is New Orleans Pelicans, who beat the Los Angeles Clippers comfortably at the Staples Center by 113-100. Partidazo one more time of the inner pair of the Pelicans, that arrives very in form to the playoffs. Anthony Davis finished the match with 28 points and Nikola Mirotic scored 24 points and captured 16 rebounds.

Leave a Reply