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NBA Wildcat Watch: Playoffs, Game 3 (Aug. 21-22)

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Game 3 of the NBA Playoffs is on Friday and Saturday.

NBA: Playoffs-Brooklyn Nets at Toronto Raptors Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

The NBA playoffs are underway. Two Villanova Wildcats alum, Kyle Lowry and Donte DiVincenzo, are in the mix.

Friday and Saturday is Game 3 of the playoffs.

Kyle Lowry

Lowry and the Raptors have taken a 3-0 lead over the Brooklyn Nets, following their comfortable 117-92 victory over the Nets on Friday.

It wasn’t a big scoring night for Lowry, but he did come close to a triple-double and posted a game-high plus/minus rating of +27.

He finished with 11 points (3-of-7 shooting), 10 rebounds, seven assists, three steals, and a block.

Up Next: vs. Brooklyn on Sunday, Aug. 23, at 6:30 p.m. ET (TNT)

Donte DiVincenzo

The Bucks downed the Orlando Magic in wire-to-wire fashion, 121-107 to take a 2-1 series lead.

DiVincenzo played 19 minutes off the bench, supplying six minutes, two rebounds, one assist, one steal, and a block.

Up Next: vs. Orlando on Monday, Aug. 24, at 1:30 p.m. ET (NBA TV)


Looking Ahead

Kyle Lowry/Toronto vs. Brooklyn:

  • Game 1: Toronto won, 134-110 (1-0, Toronto)
  • Game 2: Toronto won, 104-99 (2-0, Toronto)
  • Game 3: Toronto won, 117-92 (3-0, Toronto)
  • Game 4: Sunday, Aug. 23, at 6:30 p.m. ET (TNT)
  • Game 5: Tuesday, Aug. 25, TBA
  • Game 6: Thursday, Aug. 27, TBA (ESPN)
  • Game 7: Saturday, Aug. 29, TBA (TNT)

Donte DiVincenzo/Milwaukee vs. Orlando:

  • Game 1: Orlando won, 122-110 (1-0, Orlando)
  • Game 2: Milwaukee won, 111-96 (1-1, tie)
  • Game 3: Milwauke won, 121-107 (2-1, Milwaukee)
  • Game 4: Monday, Aug. 24, at 1:30 p.m. ET (NBA TV)
  • Game 5: Wednesday, Aug. 26, TBA
  • Game 6: Friday, Aug. 28, TBA
  • Game 7: Sunday, Aug. 30, TBA