NBA Play Off Round Up: Raptors Beat Wizards, 76ers Roll Past Heat In Playoff Opener (Highlights)
Toronto Raptors 114-106 Washington Wizards
Serge Ibaka had 23 points and 12 rebounds, Delon Wright scored 18 points in the fourth quarter, and the Raptors snapped a 10-game losing streak in playoff openers by beating the Washington Wizards 114-106 on Saturday.
DeRozan added 17 points, C.J. Miles and OG Anunoby both had 12 and Kyle Lowry had 11 points and nine assists for the Raptors.
John Wall led the Wizards with 23 points and 15 assists, while Markieff Morris added 22 points and 11 rebounds.
Bradley Beal and Mike Scott both finished with 19 and 14 points respectively for Washington.
Game 2 is Tuesday night in Toronto.
76ers 130-103 Miami Heats
Ben Simmons had 17 points, 14 assists, and nine rebounds and the Sixers rolled to a 130-103 victory on Saturday night for their 17th straight win.
Redick scored 28 points to lead the Sixers while Belinelli had 25 and Ilyasova finished with 17.
Olynyk led the Heat with 26 points, Dragic added 15 points, 5 rebounds and Johnson finished with 13 points and 4 assists.
Game 2 is Monday in Philadelphia.
New Orleans Pelicans 97-95 Portland Trail Blazers
Davis had 35 points, 14 rebounds and four blocks and the Pelicans held on for a 97-95 victory on Saturday night in Game 1 of their Western Conference first-round series.
Holiday added 21 points while Rondo finished with 17 assists, eight rebounds, and six points.
Damian Lillard had 18 point, seven rebounds, and seven assists, McCollum added 19 points while Nurkic finished with 11 points, 11 rebounds, and two blocks.
Game 2 is Tuesday night in Portland.