NBA Playoff Semifinals: Phoenix Suns and Heat take the lead in the series – In the NBA playoff semifinals, the Phoenix Suns defensively defeated the Dallas Mavericks to take the lead once again in the series: 110-80.
In the 5th game of the NBA Western Conference playoff semifinals, Phoenix Suns defeated the Dallas Mavericks 110-80 and took a 3-2 lead in the series.
Suns, who went to the end with his defense, broke the match with a 17-0 series that he caught in the third quarter. Bringing the series from 2-0 to 2-2, Dallas was able to produce 14 points in the quarter he played with 12 turnovers.
Devin Booker scored 28 points, Deandre Ayton 20 points, Cameron Johnson and Mikal Bridges 14 points each in the different win. Chris Paul had 7 points, 10 assists, and 2 rebounds. Luka Doncic 28, in the team of Jason Kidd, who had only 9 assists and 8 three-pointers in the night, and Jalen Brunson’s 21 points were not enough.
Game 6 of the series will be played on Thursday night in Dallas. If the Phoenix Suns win the fight, they will make their name in the conference finals.
The Miami Heat hosted the Philadelphia 76ers in the NBA Eastern Conference semifinals.
In the 5th match of the series, the Heat managed to win 120-85 against Philadelphia, bringing the situation to 3-2 in the series.
Jimmy Butler became the top scorer of the match with 23 points, 9 rebounds, and 6 assists in the Heat, who achieved a comfortable victory by finding a 35-point lead over his opponent.
Max Strus had 19 points, 10 rebounds, Gabe Vincent 15 points, and 5 rebounds, while Bam Adebayo scored 12 points, 6 rebounds, and PJ Tucker 10 points and 7 assists.
National Basketball Player Ömer Faruk Yurtseven remained in the game for 8 minutes and scored 4 points, 1 rebound, and 1 block.