Three teams have taken two games to none leads in their best of seven National Basketball Association first-round playoff series.
Chris Webber had 19 points, 14 rebounds and 12 assists to lead the Sacramento Kings over the Dallas Mavericks, 83-79. Mike Bibby added 24 points for Sacramento.
In New Jersey, the host Nets led by as many as 22 points as they routed the New York Knicks, 99-81, in Game Two of their playoff series. Kenyon Martin led New Jersey with 22 points and 16 rebounds, while Jason Kidd added 15 points.
Three reserves played key roles for the Indiana Pacers in beating the Boston Celtics, 103-90. Fred Jones, Jonathan Bender and Austin Croshere combined for 38 points for Indiana, which was without suspended starter Ron Artest.
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