The Houston Rockets lead the Utah Jazz 2-0 and James Harden is optimistic that his team have timed a peak in form well.
The Boston Celtics moved 2-0 up against the Indiana Pacers in their NBA playoff series.
Boston came away with a 99-91 win over Indiana on Wednesday at the TD Garden to go up 2-0 in their first-round series.
James Harden made Ricky Rubio look silly in the opening minutes of Game 2, but he quickly returned the favor.
James Harden had to contend with Ricky Rubio's peculiar approach to guarding on Sunday, with the Jazz trying to stop his step-backs.
James Harden had to contend with Ricky Rubio's peculiar approach to guarding on Sunday, with the Utah Jazz trying to stop his step-backs.
The Boston Celtics lead the Indiana Pacers 1-0 following Sunday's opener in the east.
The Warriors are favored to win it all again while the No. 2 team in the conference has a very tough first-round matchup.
Here is a breakdown of all the NBA Western Conference first-round playoff clashes by the numbers thanks to Opta.
Here’s a breakdown of all the first-round West series, by the numbers.