Eastern Conference Semifinals Wizards Pacers 1-0 Paul 18 + 6 + 5 Hill scored 9 points in 32 seconds

Eastern Conference Semifinals Wizards Pacers 1-0 Paul 18 + 6 + 5 Hill scored 9 points in 32 seconds
On May 6th, Beijing time, the second round of the NBA playoffs started. The Wizards beat the Pacers 102-96 away and grabbed the home advantage.  Bradley Bill scored 25 points, 7 rebounds and 7 assists. He also steals 5 times.Trevor Ariza scored 22 points and 6 rebounds, Nene Hilario 15 points, Marcin Gortat 12 points and 15 rebounds, John Wall 13 points and 9 assists.  Pacers center Roy Hibbert scored no points and grabbed a rebound.Paul George had 18 points, 6 rebounds and 5 assists, David West had 15 points and 12 rebounds, Lance Stephenson had 12 points and 6 rebounds, and George Hill had 9 points in the last 32 seconds.Field contribution 18 points.Luis Scola, who came off the bench, scored 12 points.  The Pacers fought seven games with the Eagles in the first round, so they had only one day to prepare for the Wizards.  Like the Eagles, the Wizards’ speed will also cause the Pacers a headache.In addition, there are Nene and Gortat inside the Wizards. It is more doubtful whether the Pacers’ first round downhill Hibbert can find it back.  The Wizards won first, Ariza hit two three-pointers less than 1 minute after the opening, they started 8-0.The Pacers hit the game for the first time after 3 minutes of play, which was the only highlight of their first 5 minutes.After Gortat and Nene also started playing in the basket, the Wizards gradually expanded their advantage. When there were 4 minutes in the first quarter, Wall shot and the Wizards led 18-7.Ariza scored 11 points in the first quarter and the Wizards led 28-15.  West shot from the beginning of the second quarter. Stephenson succeeded with a three-pointer. The Pacers finally found the feeling. They started the quarter with a wave of 16-2 and overtake with 31-30 in one fell swoop.Nene succeeded three times in a row, and the Wizards regained their advantage.With 2 minutes and 17 seconds left in this section, Nene’s jumper was brilliant, and the Wizards achieved a double-digit advantage with 51-41.The Pacers once again broke through the obstacles. In the last 3 minutes of the quarter, they only scored 2 points. At halftime, they trailed by 13 points 43-56.  Hibbert didn’t score a point in the first half, and after playing for 1 minute in the third quarter, he got his fourth foul and had to rest next.With 5 minutes and 18 seconds left in this section, Ariza made two free throws and the Wizards led 16 points with 68-52.The Pacers’ defense finally exerted its power. The rest of the quarter only allowed the opponent to score 1 point. After three quarters, they chased the score to 62-69.If Scola missed two free throws, the differences between the two sides would be smaller.  Andre Miller made a three-pointer and the Wizards scored 5 points to start the fourth quarter, regaining a double-digit advantage.The Pacers fought back constantly, closing the gap several times.  With 7 minutes and 41 seconds left in the game, George scored 3 points in a row with a penalty and the Pacers trailed only 76-82.Bill immediately scored a three-pointer. Less than a minute later, he succeeded in a long shot again. After the Wizards played 10-2, they led 92-78 with 5 minutes and 44 seconds left.  The Pacers’ counterattack ends here. In seven minutes, they replaced a single shot and continued their vigor by relying on free throws only.After Hibbert missed another shot, he was replaced with 2 minutes and 34 seconds left, and Scola, who was on the field, also missed the shot.After Wall caused the foul, the Wizards led 94-84 with one free throw and one minute and 24 seconds left.  The difference in Pacers’ status was surprising, and Hill missed two free throws since then.West twice grabbed an offensive rebound, but missed a complementary shot. After passing to the perimeter, George also missed three points.There are still 40 in the game.At 6 seconds, they only made a 3-pointer from Copeland. Hill made a three-point long shot in the last 32 seconds, but still unable to return to the sky.(Angkor)