With the first round of the NBA Playoffs in the books, the focus shifts to the conference semifinals that begin tonight with the first game pitting the Washington Wizards against the Indiana Pacers. However, the first round of this year’s NBA Playoffs were arguably the best first round match ups in NBA playoff history. A record setting five series went to seven games.
As exciting as the games were, there was plenty of plays to pick from to make up a top ten for the first round. Where does Damian Lillard‘s game winning three to send the Portland Trail Blazers to the conference semifinals fall? What about Vince Carter‘s game winner over the San Antonio Spurs? And out of all the four point plays that we seen in the first round, how many make it into the top ten? NBA.com ranks the top ten plays from the first round in the video below.
Also, be sure to keep scrolling down, as NBA.com ranks the top ten dunks, assists, and defensive plays from the first round also.