SCOREBOARD
Monday, May 5
San Antonio at New Orleans (9:30 p.m. EDT). The Hornets held Tim Duncan to a career playoff-low five points in a victory over the Spurs in Game 1 of their second-round playoff series on Saturday night.

STAR
Saturday
-David West, Hornets, scored a career playoff-high 30 points to lead New Orleans to a 101-82 victory over the San Antonio Spurs in Game 1 of their second-round playoff series.

FIRST STRIKE
Chauncey Billups had 19 points, seven assists and played a key role in the decisive run of the game, leading Detroit to a 91-72 win over Orlando on Saturday night in Game 1 of the second-round series. Dwight Howard had a relatively quiet night with 12 points, eight rebounds and three blocks after being the first player to score 20 points and grab 20 rebounds in three playoff games since Wilt Chamberlain did it in 1972. The Pistons will host Game 2 Monday night.

STUNG
David West scored a career playoff-high 30 points to lead the New Orleans Hornets to a 101-82 victory over the San Antonio Spurs in Game 1 of their second-round playoff series Saturday night. Chris Paul added 17 points, 13 assists and four steals for New Orleans, which trailed by as many as 11 points in the first half but stormed into the lead for good in the third quarter. Tim Duncan had a rare terrible night, going 1-of-9 from the field for a career playoff-low five points and only three rebounds.

SPEAKING
``You can't rattle us. We ain't no punks.'' - Detroit's Rasheed Wallace after a 91-72 win over Orlando in Game 1 of their second-round playoff series on Saturday night. The game got emotional at times, leading to technicals against Wallace, along with Orlando's Hedo Turkoglu and Rashard Lewis.
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