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NBA play-offs: Golden State Warriors beat Memphis Grizzlies in Western Conference

NBA play-offs: Golden State Warriors beat Memphis Grizzlies in Western Conference

Memphis Grizzlies’ Desmond Bean handles the ball against Golden State Warriors Clay Thompson in Game 6 of the 2022 Western NBA Playoffs

Klay Thompson (left) scores 40 as the Warriors’ best goal

The Golden State Warriors defeated the Memphis Grizzlies 110-96 to advance to the NBA West Finals.

Klay Thompson’s 30 points and Stephen Curry’s 29 helped the hosts win 4-2.

They then meet the Phoenix Suns or the Dallas Mavericks, who will play on Sunday.

In the East, the Boston Celtics defeated the Milwaukee Bucks 108-95 to advance their 3-3 winning streak in Game 7 on Sunday.

The Warriors made a successful Game 5 in Memphis, but were even closer in Game 6 as both sides switched to three in the final quarter before the Warriors retreated.

They reached the Western Conference Finals for the sixth time in eight years.

“Obviously it hurts,” Grizzlies coach Tyler Jenkins said.

“It was a very special season with a special team and despite the loss I hope they will appreciate it.”

The NBA champion Bucks had a chance to lead 3-2 at home.

Star player Janice Antetokounmpo had 40 points and 20 rebounds in his first game since Shaquille O’Neal in 2001.

However, Celtics’ Jason Tatum scored 46 points to keep the visitors alive in the semifinals, defeating Giannis Antetokounmpo.

“Our season is in jeopardy,” Taitum said. “I know, and we know it. We have to give everything.”

The Bucks-Celtics champion will face the Miami Heat in the

Last update: : May 28, 2022

Category: NBA Basketball