April 21, 2022 NBA Playoff: Memphis gets big comeback win

Who Got It Done

Player Spotlight- Jordan Poole

Jordan Poole has kicked open the door potential stardom . After showing great improvement this season, in his first three postseason games he has taken his foot off the gas, scoring 30 points in his playoff debut, and then chasing that with a 29-point performance in Game 2. Poole has kept it rolling in Game 3, scoring 27 points ,including some key baskets, in helping the Warriors take a commanding 3-0 lead in their opening round Western Conference playoff series against the Denver Nuggets. In the three games Poole is averaging 28.7 points, 4.7 rebounds and 3.0 assists on ridiculous .667/.591./810 splits

1Nikola JokićDENGSWL38:221422.63623.66779.778414185305337+333.7
2Donovan MitchellUTADALL38:441021.47618.1251112.9170226012432+422.8
3Jalen BrunsonDAL@UTAW35:051222.54504.000771.0000115001231-122.4
4Brandon ClarkeMEM@MINW29:2969.66701.000881.0004480010020-120.8
5Jordan PooleGSW@DENW33:46913.69235.60069.6670333113327+320.8
6Desmond BaneMEM@MINW40:29819.421715.46734.7500662121126+1419.7
7Klay ThompsonGSW@DENW37:271018.556613.462000111021026+218.8
8Stephen CurryGSW@DENW30:45917.52939.33368.7500336004327+317.8
9Bojan BogdanovićUTADALL31:49812.66747.571441.0000662003524+417.0
10Aaron GordonDENGSWL34:08713.538111.00034.75066124012518+516.8


1.Nikola Jokic DEN37
2.Donovan Mitchell UTA32
3.Jalen Brunson DAL31
4.Stephen Curry GSW27
4.Jordan Poole GSW27


1.Nikola Jokic DEN18
2.Jarred Vanderbilt MIN13
3.Aaron Gordon DEN12
4.Ja Morant MEM10
5.Brandon Clarke MEM8


1.Draymond Green GSW10
1.Ja Morant MEM10
3.D’Angelo Russell MIN8
4.Mike Conley UTA6
4.Stephen Curry GSW6


1.Karl-Anthony Towns MIN5
2.Ja Morant MEM3
3.Desmond Bane MEM2
3.Patrick Beverley MIN2
3.Jaren Jackson Jr. MEM2


1.Dorian Finney-Smith DAL4
2.Patrick Beverley MIN3
2.Spencer Dinwiddie DAL3
2.Nikola Jokic DEN3
2.Jarred Vanderbilt MIN3


1.Ja Morant MEM7
2.Nikola Jokic DEN5
3.Mike Conley UTA4
3.Stephen Curry GSW4
3.Draymond Green GSW4


1.Desmond Bane MEM7
2.Klay Thompson GSW6
3.Davis Bertans DAL4
3.Bojan Bogdanovic UTA4
3.Anthony Edwards MIN4


1.Donovan Mitchell UTA11
2.Brandon Clarke MEM8
3.Jalen Brunson DAL7
3.Mike Conley UTA7
3.Nikola Jokic DEN7

Yesterday’s Scores

Golden State118Final
Golden State 34351831
Denver 32273024

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PTSN. Jokić-DEN37
TRBN. Jokić-DEN18

Memphis 21232337
Minnesota 39123212

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PTSD. Bane-MEM26
TRBJ. Vanderbilt-MIN13

Dallas 27412929
Utah 20314027

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PTSD. Mitchell-UTA32
TRBD. Finney-Smith-DAL8

Today’s Playoff On-Court Docket

*all times EST

G3 – Miami @ Atlanta7:00 pm ESPN
G3 – Milwaukee @ Chicago8:30 pm ABC
G3 – Phoenix @ New Orleans9:30 pm ESPN

Series Snapshots

Eastern Conference First Round
Chicago vs. Milwaukee
Teams tied in Best-of-7 series 1 games to 1
Next game: Friday, April 22, 8:30PM @CHI

Western Conference First Round
Minnesota vs. Memphis
Teams tied in Best-of-7 series 1 games to 1
Next game: Thursday, April 21, 7:30PM @MIN

Eastern Conference First Round
Boston vs. Brooklyn
Boston leads Best-of-7 series 2 games to 0
Next game: Saturday, April 23, 7:30PM @BRK

Western Conference First Round
Golden State vs. Denver
Golden State leads Best-of-7 series 2 games to 0
Next game: Thursday, April 21, 10:00PM @DEN

Western Conference First Round
Utah vs. Dallas
Teams tied in Best-of-7 series 1 games to 1
Next game: Thursday, April 21, 9:00PM @UTA

Eastern Conference First Round
Philadelphia vs. Toronto
Philadelphia leads Best-of-7 series 3 games to 0
Next game: Saturday, April 23, 2:00PM @TOR

Western Conference First Round
New Orleans vs. Phoenix
Teams tied in Best-of-7 series 1 games to 1
Next game: Friday, April 22, 9:30PM @NOP

Eastern Conference First Round
Miami vs. Atlanta
Miami leads Best-of-7 series 2 games to 0
Next game: Friday, April 22, 7:00PM @ATL

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