The Boston Celtics torched the New York Knicks 92-86 for a second straight game. The Celtics had the better effort and better tenacity to win the game. The Celtics took it to the Knicks, winning it and forcing a Game 6 in Boston. Indiana beat Atlanta 106-83 to take a 3-2 series lead. Indiana did a good job of controlling the tempo of the game. Houston beat Oklahoma City 107-100 to cut the series lead to 3-2 and forcing a Game 6 in Houston. Houston is looking for winning its playoff series with the Thunder.