It will be the Phoenix Suns meeting the New Orleans Pelicans in the opening round of the NBA Playoffs. 105-101 was the final score of the Pelicans elimination of the LA Clippers.
The Clippers led 86-74 in the fourth quarter before the Pelicans went on a run 31-14 to take the lead and hang on to advance to meet the Suns on Sunday night. With the victory, New Orleans moves on to the playoffs for the first time since 2018, as the 8th seed.
Here’s a clip from NBA TV’s Channing Frye on what he sees on the Pels coming into the series against the Suns.
Game one in downtown Phoenix will take place Sunday night.