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Duke Brotherhood Playoff Watch: Sixers, Knicks Win, Grizzlies Get Mauled

RJ Barrett had the best night of any Blue Devil

Memphis Grizzlies v Utah Jazz - Game Two
 SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH - MAY 26: Tyus Jones #21 of the Memphis Grizzlies drives past Georges Niang #31 of the Utah Jazz in Game Two of the Western Conference first-round playoff series at Vivint Smart Home Arena on May 26, 2021 in Salt Lake City, Utah.
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In Wednesday night’s NBA playoff action, Philadelphia knocked off Washington 120-95, New York beat Atlanta 101-92 and Utah smoked the Grizzlies 141-129.

Philly is up 2-0; the other series are both tied 1-1.

For the Sixers, Seth Curry finished with nine points on 4-7 from the floor and 1-4 from deep.

In New York’s win over the Hawks, RJ Barrett got thirteen points, eight boards and two assists.

For the Grizzlies, it was a grisly outing. Grayson Allen was shut out while Tyus Jones had two points. Justise Winslow, still recovering from injury, is not likely to play in this series.

On Thursday night, the Denver Nuggets, featuring Austin Rivers, and the Portland Trailblazers, with Harry Giles, square off in Game Three. That series is tied 1-1.