The Spurs blew out the Clippers in Game 3 of their first-round series. The Rockets took a 3-0 series lead over the Mavericks while the Wizards also pushed the Raptors to the brink of elimination.
The Rangers advanced to the second round after eliminating the Penguins on Friday night in overtime, 2-1. The Senators stayed alive after crushing the Canadians in game 5, 5-1.
The Yankees ended the Mets’ 11-game winning streak on Friday night in the Bronx, 6-1. Brandon Moss drove in 7 while Danny Salazar struck out a career-high 11 as Cleveland pounded Detroit, 13-1.
The Warriors overcame a 20-point fourth quarter deficit to top the Pelicans 123-119 in overtime. Chicago used double-overtime to top the Bucks, 113-106 and the Cavaliers beat the Celtics 103-95.