The Warriors can breathe for a bit after a first-round series filled with drama. With a sweep of the Portland Trail Blazers, Golden State now awaits the conclusion of the series between the Utah Jazz and Los Angeles Clippers - currently tied at 2. The Warriors will also await word on coach Steve Kerr
The Warriors join the Cavs in the second round on Monday after putting an end to the Blazers' season after four games. While Golden State advanced, the Raptors moved a step closer to putting away the Bucks with a huge Game 5 win. Also, the Hawks took Game 4 to even up the series with the Wizards.
The postseason is when the truly great players rise to the occasion. With the 2017 NBA Playoffs now underway, these 9 players definitely feel the heat.