Lillard led a mesmerizing late rally to finish with a staggering 50 points, seven rebounds and six assists.
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Damian Lillard sank a 3-pointer on the buzzer to cap a 50-point display as the Portland Trail Blazers completed a late fightback to send Russell Westbrook and the Oklahoma City Thunder crashing out of the NBA playoffs Tuesday.Needing a win to keep the best-of-seven series alive, Oklahoma City appeared to be on their way to forcing a Game 6 after overturning a nine-point deficit at the end of the third period to open up a 15-point lead in the fourth quarter.It was a disappointing end to the season for Westbrook, who added a triple double comprising 29 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists.Paul George led the Thunder scoring with 36 points, adding nine rebounds and three assists in a losing effort.Embiid was again immense for Philadelphia, hauling in 13 rebounds to go with his points tally.
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