The All-Star point guard conceded, though, and the two brought the best out of each other for the entire first-round series.
Game Darrius Heyward-Bey Jersey He’s leading his team as much as I’m trying to lead my team, Wall told reporters on Monday. He’s a guy that trash talks just as much as I do. [It] brings the best out of us I guess. To me it does, in him, it must bring the best out of him.
Womens Walt Tkaczuk Jersey Wall, who averaged 23 points and 10 assists in the regular season, upped those numbers to 29.5 points per game on 52.5 percent shooting from the field and 47.4 percent shooting from downtown in the playoffs. He had the second-best stat line in the first round behind San Antonio’s Kawhi Leonard.
Schroder also elevated his game for the playoff series, averaging 24.5 points and 7.7 assists in six games against the Wizards. A career 33 percent distance shooter, the Hawks’ point guard shot the three at a 42.5 percent clip in the first round.
This is only the beginning of an Atlanta-Washington rivalry that has perpetuated this season and through the playoffs. Schroder told reporters he wanted to work out with Wall over the summer. The Wizards’ guard laughed it off but didn’t shut the door.
With or without Kevin Durant, the Warriors completely dominated their opening round series against the Portland Trail Blazers. After scoring 32 points in Game 1, Durant missed both Game 2 and Game 3 with a calf injury, but the Warriors didn’t miss a beat in winning both of those games.
The rest coming off the sweep should only benefit the overall health of this team moving forward.
Over the last 15 games between the Warriors and the Jazz, Golden State holds a 13-2 SU and 9-6 ATS edge per the OddsShark NBA Database. The Warriors had a seven-game winning streak against Utah snapped in one of their final games of the regular season, with Klay Thompson resting and other stars on the team playing limited minutes.