NBA Roundup From April 21, Schedule

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Published on April 22 2013 10:46 am
Last Updated on April 22 2013 10:46 am
Written by Millie Lange

Home Teams Dominate NBA Playoffs Thus Far

The NBA playoffs are underway and things have gone well so far for home teams. Each of the eight home teams were victorious in their Game One matchups  The defending champion Miami Heat cruised past the Milwaukee Bucks, 110-87. The San Antonio Spurs took down the Kobe Bryant-less Los Angeles Lakers, 91-79.

 

Cavs Reach Out To Phil Jackson

(Cleveland, OH) -- The Cavaliers could be looking to make a big splash with their open head coaching position. ESPN reports Cleveland has contacted Phil Jackson to see if he has any interest in accepting the job. Byron Scott was relieved of his duties as Cavs head coach last Thursday. Jackson interviewed with the Cavs in 2005 for the same job.

 

Sunday, APril 21 Scoreboard

NBA Playoffs

Indiana Pacers 107, Atlanta Hawks 90 (Pacers lead best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarterfinals, 1-0)

San Antonio Spurs 91, Los Angeles Lakers 79 (Spurs lead best-of-seven Western Conference quarterfinals, 1-0)

Miami Heat 110, Milwaukee Bucks 87 (Heat lead best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarterfinals, 1-0)

Oklahoma City Thunder 120, Houston Rockets 91 (Thunder lead best-of-seven Western Conference quarterfinals, 1-0)

 

Monday, April 22 Schedule (All Times Central)

NBA Playoffs

7:00 p.m. - Chicago Bulls at Brooklyn Nets (Nets lead best-of-seven Eastern Conference quarterfinals, 1-0)

9:30 p.m. - Memphis Grizzlies at Los Angeles Clippers
(Clippers lead best-of-seven Western Conference quarterfinals, 1-0)