On This Day (1988): Derek Harper scored a playoff career-high 35 points, as the Mavericks tied the Western Conference Finals 2-2 vs. the LA Lakers. Harper averaged 17.7 points and 7.7 assists in the seven-game series. #MFFL
2x All-Star as a player and Hall of Fame Head Coach. Watch Jerry Sloan’s @utahjazz take on the @HoustonRockets in Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals (5/29/1997) tonight on @NBA at 8:00pm/et. #NBATogetherLive
Tonight’s #NBATogetherLive Classic Game will feature John Stockton's game-winner from @utahjazz / @HoustonRockets Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals (5/29/1997)! We’re streaming it live & watching together here on @NBA at 8:00pm/et.
On This Day (2006): Dirk Nowitzki dropped 28 points & 17 rebounds to lead the Mavs to a 2-1 series lead over the Suns in the Western Conference Finals 🐐 Dirk recorded 25+ points & 15+ rebounds in 17 playoff games in his career, the 12th-most in NBA history. #MFFL
Tonight’s #NBATogetherLive Classic Game will feature @warriors / @okcthunder Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals (5/28/2016)! We’re streaming it live & watching together here on @NBA at 8:00pm/et.
On this day in 2016, the Thunder took a 3-1 lead on the Warriors in the Western Conference Finals. What a time.
On this day in 2009, Kobe and Melo battled in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals. ▫️Mamba: 40 PTS | 13-28 FG ▫️Melo: 39 PTS | 14-20 FG Bryant later called Anthony the “player that I enjoyed guarding the most. He was the most difficult because of his size and his speed."
Western Conference Finals bound for the first time in 19 years! MOOD
It's over! OKC takes down Spurs in Game 6 to advance to the Western Conference Finals for the 4th time in 6 years.