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Damian Lillard knows the Warriors are going to be in the Blazers' way for quite some time.

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There was no time wasted for Stephen Curry in the Warriors' Game 4 series-clinching win. The former MVP led Golden State with 37 points, but did most of his work in the first three quarters of the game.

Chris Forsberg ESPN Staff Writer 

Kevin Garnett explained his video message to the Celtics on Area 21: "I'll be honest… It was for [Isaiah Thomas]."

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Whoever the Warriors play in the second round, history tells us it could be smooth sailing into the Western Conference finals. Golden State manhandled the Clippers during the regular season and outscored the Jazz by more than 10 points per game in their three meetings.

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The Hawks made it a priority to get to the rim in Game 4 and it paid off. Dwight Howard played a big role in their 111-101 win over the Wizards, scoring 14 points and grabbing 11 rebounds in the first half on Monday night.

Kevin Pelton ESPN Staff Writer 

The Golden State Warriors complete a 4-0 sweep of the Portland Trail Blazers in their first-round series with a 128-103 Game 4 victory in Portland. With Kevin Durant back in the lineup after a two-game absence, the Warriors started with a 22-3 run and never looked back, tying an NBA playoff record with 45 points in the first quarter. Stephen Curry led the rout with 37 points, including seven of Golden State's 17 3-pointers. Durant had 10 points in 20 minutes of action.

Dave Tuley ESPN Staff Writer 

Warriors rout Blazers 128-103 to complete sweep. The ViewFromVegas is they also easily covered as 9-point road favorites and it went over the average closing total of 222.5. Favorites went 3-0 ATS tonight and lead 17-14-1 ATS so far in the NBA playoffs after underdogs dominated early; overs went 2-0-1 tonight and 19-13-1 overall.

Kevin Pelton ESPN Staff Writer 

The Portland Trail Blazers will be swept for the first time since losing 3-0 to the L.A. Lakers in 2002, when the first round was still best-of-five. Portland got Game 4 wins in 2014 vs. San Antonio and 2015 vs. Memphis to avoid sweeps.

Kevin Pelton ESPN Staff Writer 

Standing ovation from Blazers fans as Damian Lillard checks out for the last time this season. Lillard finishes with 34 points.

Kevin Pelton ESPN Staff Writer 

Stephen Curry, who's scored 30 points tonight, has reached 30 in back-to-back games for the first time since January 6 and 8. Curry also had 30-plus on January 28 and February 1, but missed a game due to illness in between.

Kevin Pelton ESPN Staff Writer 

Two Portland starters haven't played since the first 4:51 of the game. Neither Maurice Harkless nor Meyers Leonard started the second half.

Ohm Youngmisuk ESPN Staff Writer 

More reason for the Wizards to get Marcin Gortat more involved offensively: the Hawks outscored the Wizards, 60-34, in points in the paint in Game 3 and by 44-30 in Game 4 per ESPN Stats and Info. The team that has outscored their opponent in points in the paint has won three of the four games in this series.