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The Boston Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers for the third time (96-104) and now are one victory away from advancing to the Eastern Conference semi-finals (3-0).

The Celtics were in front for the majority of the night and led by as many as 15 points to defeat their opponents. On the other hand, the Pacers are on the brink of elimination and have to make an epic come-back, if they want to turn things around.

Game 4 will be played in Indianapolis on Sunday (21/04).

The Toronto Raptors reclaimed the home-court advantage, after beating the Magic in Orlando (93-98). The Raptors trailed only for a few seconds in the game and led by as many as 17 points to overpower their opponents.

Pascal Siakam made a great performance, ending the game with 30 points, 11 rebounds and 0 turnovers.

Game 4 will be played in Orlando on Sunday (21/04).

The Oklahoma City Thunder remained alive in the playoffs, after beating the Portland Trail Blazers at home (120-108).

The hosts took control in the second half and never looked back. They led by as many as 16 points and rallied past their opponents.

Russell Westbrook made another double-double for the winners (33 points, 11 assists), whereas Damian Lillard scored 32 points (25 of them in the third quarter) for the losing squad.

Game 4 will be played in Oklahoma City on Sunday (21/04).

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