Durant leads Nets to win as they go 3-1 up against Celtics
Suns defeat Lakers to level series at 2-2
Kevin Durant contributed 42 points with 4 rebounds and 5 assists for the Brooklyn Nets as they defeated Boston Celtics 141-126 to win their third game and take the scores to 3-1, putting the Nets on the verge of sealing a place in the conference semifinals.
Chris Paul led the scoring for the Phoenix Suns as they defeated the Los Angeles Lakers 100-92 in their NBA playoff game 4 to level the series at two games apiece. Paul contributed 18 points with 3 rebounds and 9 assists for the Suns in their win.
Los Angeles Clippers defeated the Dallas Mavericks 106-81 to level their NBA playoff series at 2-2, having lost the first two games. Kawhi Leonard was instrumental as he contributed 29 points, 10 rebounds and 3 assists for the Clippers in the game.
Trae Young led the Atlanta Hawks to a 113-96 victory over the New York Knicks as the Hawks picked up a third win in their NBA playoff series to go 3-1 up. Young finished the game with 27 points, 1 rebound and 9 assists.