Apr 21, 2013; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Oklahoma City Thunder guard DeAndre Liggins (25) attempts a shot against the Houston Rockets in the second half during game one of the first round of the 2013 NBA Playoffs at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Mandatory Credit: Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports

Former Kentucky Wildcats In The NBA Playoffs: 4/24 Edition






The NBA playoffs are in their first series of play. Here is a look at what Kentucky’s former player’s teams did.


Oklahoma City Thunder (60-22) 105

Houston Rockets (45-37) 102


Terrence Jones-Forward-Houston

DeAndre Liggins-Forward-Oklahoma

Daniel Orton-Center-Oklahoma


The Rocket’s James Hardin scored a game high 36 points with 11 rebounds and 6 assists in a losing effort against Oklahoma City Wednesday night. Terrence Jones did not play for Houston due to a coaches decision.

According to box scores, DeAndre Liggins played 4 seconds for The Thunder with no stats. Daniel Orton has seen his career in the NBA go up and down and this year was no different as he is once again inactive for Oklahoma City. Oklahoma City holds a 2-0 series lead over Houston.

The two teams will meet up again Saturday Night, April 27 at 9:30 pm ET in Houston.


San Antonio Spurs (58-24) 102

Los Angeles Lakers (45-37) 91


Jodie Meeks-Guard-Los Angeles Lakers


The San Antonio Spurs insisted that the playoffs were a new season for them and it is showing. Tony Parker led the Spurs with 28 points and 7 assists as they beat L.A. again to take a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference series. Jodie Meeks did not play for L.A. due to a sprained left ankle.

The two teams with meet up again Friday Night, April 26 at 10:30 pm ET in Los Angeles.






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