Trae Young was very impressive for the Atlanta Hawks as they overcame a 22-point first half deficit to defeat Philadelphia 76ers 109-106 in Game 5 of their NBA Conference semifinals. Young scored 39 points with 1 rebound and 7 assists for the Hawks, who now lead the series 3-2 and are one win from reaching the Conference finals.
Los Angeles Clippers defeated Utah Jazz 119-111 in Game 5 of their NBA Conference semifinals to go 3-2 up against them. Paul George led the scoring for the Clippers with 37 points, 16 rebounds and 5 assists in the game. The Clippers have won all of the last three games against Utah Jazz to go into the lead after losing the opening two games, and now need just one more win to book their place in the conference final against the Phoenix Suns.