TORONTO — Eastern Conference top seed Toronto Raptors recovered from a shaky start to beat the Washington Wizards 114-106 and win Game 1 of their playoff first-round series on Saturday.
WASHINGTON, Sporting Alert — LeBron James dropped an NBA season-high 57 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers snapped their four-game losing streak with a 130-122 win at the Washington Wizards on Friday night.
Avery Bradley scored 25 in the first half on his way to a playoff career-best and the Boston Celtics power past Wizards, 123-101 in Game to take a 3-2 lead in Eastern Conference semifinals series.
Isaiah Thomas had a career-high 53 points and the Boston Celtics rallied to beat John Wall and the Boston Celtics to go 2-0 up in their playoff series.
John Wall scored big and the Washington Wizards beat the Atlanta Hawks 115-99 in Game 6 to clinch a place in the second round.
The following are scores and results from the NBA preseason games that took place on Tuesday, Oct. 6. Seven preseason games were played.