The Oklahoma City Thunder beat the Houston Rockets 103-94 last night in Game 6 of the first round to advance to the second round.
The Thunder will see the Memphis Grizzlies waiting for them in Round 2.
The Grizzlies also closed out the first round last night beating the Los Angeles Clippers in Game 6. Memphis lost the first two games of that series before beating the Clippers four games in a row.
The second round is now set in the Western Conference with the Thunder and Grizzlies doing battle along with the San Antonio Spurs and Golden State Warriors.
Russell Westbrook was ruled out of the playoffs and is very unlikely to return. Although there is still some hope out there.
The second round will begin tomorrow. Here’s a look at the schedule for the Thunder and Grizzlies.
Sunday, May 5 at 1:00 p.m. EST on ABC
Tuesday, May 7 at 9:30 p.m. EST on TNT
Saturday, May 11 at 5:00 p.m. EST on TNT
Games 4-7 are all TBD
Game 7 between the Chicago Bulls and Brooklyn Nets is tonight. That will be the last first round game. After that game we should learn the full schedule of the second round.
Be sure to check back here for the entire schedule.