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Clint Capela scored 26 points, James Harden added 24 points and the Houston Rockets defeated Minnesota Timberwolves 122-104 in Game 5 of their first-round play-off series. With this win, the Rockets won the series 4-1 and proceeded to the second round.
In other games, LeBron James scored a buzzer-beater in Cleveland Cavaliers 98-95 win over Indiana Pacers that gave them a 3-2 lead; Russell Westbrook scored 45 points in Oklahoma City Thunder’s 107-99 win over Utah Jazz that helps them stay alive in a series that Jazz lead 3-2; and DeMar DeRozan poured in 32 points to help the Toronto Raptors take a 3-2 lead over Washington Wizards with a 109-98 victory.
Two-time defending champions Real Madrid won the first-leg of their Champions League semi-final against Bayern Munich 2-1.
Trailing 1-0 after Joshua Kimmich had given the home side the advantage, Real won the game through goals from Marcelo and Marco Asensio.