The Timberwolves led by as many as nine early and the game was tied with about eight minutes left in the second quarter before Houston scored 16 straight points, highlighted by three three-pointers from Green, to take a 46-30 lead with about 4½ minutes left in the first half. Game 3 will be Saturday in Utah.
And Mitchell's 28-point game will have a place in Jazz playoff lore, after he was questionable with a toe injury.
If they are to do so, though, it will be vital that they make some adjustments as well as have some key aspects go in their favor, beginning first and foremost with shutting down Oklahoma City's hero in Game 1 - Paul George. On the defensive end, it's all about slowing Donovan Mitchell and limiting the damage Utah is doing on the offensive glass/in the paint. "They've got guys like Corey Brewer, Paul George, who can attack the basket but at the same time we've got to get on Steven Adams". The Thunder were still getting buckets because Playoff P and Westbrook are just great scorers, but it wasn't almost as efficient as it had been.
Game 2 will be played in Oklahoma City Wednesday night at 7:00 PM CST and will be broadcasted on NBA TV.
Having won the first game, the Thunder looked likely to go up 2-0 in a playoff series for the first time since 2013, but a cold fourth quarter cost them. Would the home teamever win consecutive games, as never happened in the Jazz-Clippers series? He hit a deep 2-pointer to close the quarter and give the Thunder an 81-72 lead.
Supporting casts - If Mitchell and/or George fail to show up, the spotlight will be on the supporting players to step up and help carry the load. She is known for her illustrations of Thunder players.
Victor Oladipo Pens Emotional Letter To Indiana
I just know those guys have been through everything with us the last four years and we won a championship, went to three Finals. The top-seeded Rockets had their hands full with the No. 8 Timberwolves on a night where Houston made just 10 of 37 3-pointers.
"They all need each other", Snyder said, "and they all know that". "Fourth quarter, we just didn't shoot the ball well".
It's unclear if Best Buy will pay a standard commission as an Amazon merchant, or whether a different deal was negotiated. The TVs can be paired with Amazon's smart speakers, meaning you wouldn't need to pick up a remote at all.
Steven Allen, an Allegiant pilot, also issued a statement saying he is "deeply offended by the accusations" in the story. In that time period, " 60 Minutes " counted dozens of in-flight mishaps and in-flight emergencies on Allegiant's planes.
Rise in oil prices spurred energy and commodity related stocks, as markets consolidate ahead of important earnings calendar. Sensex opened 100 points higher than the yesterday's closing of 34,331.68 and was trading at 34,411.66 at 11:18 am.
Down 2 games to the Celtics, Bucks return to pep rallies and sellouts ( read here): Also of the Journal Sentinel, James B. Hard to imagine why he might feel that way, except for the whole "that guy's been summarily outplaying me" thing.
This was also the lowest-rated season of " The Walking Dead " since the show's six-episode first flight ran in fall 2010. Until then, you can circle October 20 on your calendar as the projected return date for The Walking Dead season 9.
Harry Anderson has sadly passed away. "I don't understand why guys have that Don Knotts syndrome of having to be out there". He played the boyish judge as a wise-cracking prankster who also was an amateur magician, like Anderson himself.
She was with her baby daughter when the thug warned her, "Leave Trump alone". "I remember going into the workout class". Crain, also known as Brendon Miller, is a drummer who has also worked in the adult film industry.
Since March, 35 people have gotten sick, including 22 people who have been hospitalized, three of whom developed kidney failure. Epidemiologic evidence collected to date indicates that chopped romaine lettuce is the likely source of this outbreak.
He says organizers are also hoping Friday's rally will inspire more young people to get involved in politics. ABC Action News reached out to school districts across the Bay area about the planned events.
Kobach Held in Contempt of Court for Voter Suppression Efforts
After Robinson reasoned he strove to deceive the court on records regarding a 2016 interview Kobach was fined $ 1000 final year. Robinson said she did not find it credible that Kobach's office had orally instructed officials to send out the postcards.
Tesla again halts Model 3 production
According to Bloomberg , Tesla churns through about $480,000 every hour, which works to about $1 billion a quarter. "As part of the drive towards 6k, all Model 3 production at Fremont will move to 24/7 operations", Musk wrote.
Sean Hannity blasts media
On Monday evening, Hannity downplayed the legal relationship, saying, "Cohen never represented me in any legal matter". But on his radio show , Hannity said Cohen was never involved in any matter between him and any third party.
PFLP: Goals of Syria Strike Not Achieved
All three participants insisted the strikes were not aimed at toppling President Bashar al-Assad or intervening in the conflict. The Pentagon is backing President Donald Trump's assertion that the missile strikes on Syria were " Mission Accomplished! ".
2nd-Grader Brought Knife To School, Cut 3 Students
Beise says authorities don't file charges against children that young, they instead try to get them help. The child who brought the knife, and his parents, were brought to the Sauk Rapids police department.