NBA 2022 Playoffs Analysis: Western Conference

With the elimination of the Minnesota Timberwolves at the hands of the Memphis Grizzlies this past morning, the four teams that will play in the Western Conference Semifinals of the Playoffs NBA 2022: The Tennessee franchise will play against the Golden State Warriors, and the Phoenix Suns will face Luka Doncic’s Dallas Mavericks. These franchises have offered a very strong role in their respective first-round series. The eyes on the bases of each one, since at the moment of truth it is the stars who decide the matches at this level.

  • Phoenix Suns: Chris Paul
  • Dallas Mavericks: Luka Doncic
  • Golden State Warriors: Stephen Curry
  • Memphis Grizzlies: Ja Morant

Phoenix Suns vs. Dallas Mavericks, Arizona’s pressure against Jason Kidd’s machinery

This tie has all the ingredients to be historic. The Suns, with the pressure of having reached the Finals last year and being favorites, will need the same version that Chris Paul has offered in the 1st round and a Devin Booker who performs in every game. The Mavs are a very hard-working team, especially defensively, and Doncic’s talent has been joined by a Jalen Brunson who is finding his consecration in these playoffs. Everything indicates that the series will be decided by the small details of each encounter.

Golden State Warriors vs Memphis Grizzlies, veteranía vs inexperencia

In this series, the Warriors start with the advantage of reaching the duel with a lot of experience in the playoffs by their main players (Curry, Klay Thompson and Draymond Green) and a Jordan Poole whose pulse is not shaking in his first edition . The key to the tie will be there, as the Grizzlies roster is the complete opposite of what was explained about GSW. These are the first playoffs for all of them, it was noticeable in the 1st round against the T-Wolves and here there is no margin for error.