The second round of the 2020-21 NBA playoffs has less than a week left, but I wouldn’t know it for the number of incredible performances already drawn by some of the league’s biggest stars. Kevin Durant averaged 30.5 points in his first two games against the Bucks, giving the Nets a 2-0 lead in the series. Stay in the Eastern Conference, Bring it young it was unstoppable in Game 1, starting with 35 points and 10 assists while leading the Hawks to a win. Joel Embiid followed a 39-point lead in Game 1 with the wonderful performance of 40 points, 13 rebounds in Game 2 to also the series. However, no one scored more points in a second-round game than Utah Donovan Mitchell, who exploded by 45 points in a comeback win for the Jazz over the Clippers to take a 1-0 series lead.
Which brings us to today’s quiz. With the amount of star power still alive in the post-season game, offensive fireworks are expected to continue. So with that in mind, how many of the NBA’s 50 individual postseason performances the highest score can you name in five minutes?