Rudy Gobert gave Utah the lead with an alley-oop dunk with 11.0 seconds left and the Jazz held off the Dallas Mavericks 100-99 on Saturday in Game 4 to tie the first-round series
In other news, Joel Embiid and the Philadelphia 76ers were unable to complete a first-round sweep of the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday. The Raptors defeated Embiid and the Sixers 110-102 on Saturday, with Siakam scoring 15 of his 34 points in the fourth quarter and Gary Trent Jr. adding 24 points.
Elsewhere, Jayson Tatum scored 39 points, Jaylen Brown had 23 and Boston took a 3-0 lead over Brooklyn with a 109-103 victory Saturday night.
Also, Karl-Anthony Towns had to channel his emotions in a positive way after two tough games, a skill he’s still working on.
At the free-throw line, Towns found solace. He had plenty of time to stay cool after seventeen tries.
He bounced back with a career-high 33 points and 14 rebounds in Game 4 to help the Timberwolves rebound from their Game 3 loss and win 119-118 over the Memphis Grizzlies on Saturday night to tie the first-round series at 2-2.
NBA scores for Saturday, April 23, 2022
Bucks 111 Pelicans 111 Raptors 110 Jazz 100 Nets 103
Bulls 81 Suns 114 76ers 102 Mavericks 99 Celtics 109
The Minnesota Timberwolves beat the Memphis Grizzlies 119 – 118 in Game 4, Round One of the play-offs early Sunday, April 24, 2022.
Upcoming matches in the NBA for Sunday. April 24, 2022
Bulls Vs Bucks @ 5pm GMT
Nuggets Vs Warriors @ 7:30pm GMT
Hawks Vs Heat @ 11pm GMT