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2019 NBA Playoffs Schedule

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – The 2018-19 NBA regular season has concluded and the quest for a championship begins for the top eight teams in the Western Conference and the Eastern Conference.

The Golden State Warriors are looking to win their third straight championship and fourth in the last five seasons.

The Milwaukee Bucks are the top-seed in the Eastern Conference and finished with the best record in the NBA.

Here is the schedule for the first round of the 2019 NBA Playoffs:

Western Conference

1) Golden State Warriors vs. 8) Los Angeles Clippers

Series Tied 1-1

Game 1: at Golden State – Warriors won 121-104
Game 2: at Golden State – Clippers won 135-131
Game 3: at Los Angeles – Thursday, April 18 at 8:30 p.m. on TNT
Game 4: at Los Angeles – Sunday, April 21 at 1:30 p.m. on ABC
Game 5: at Golden State – Wednesday, April 24 at TBD*
Game 6: at Los Angeles – Friday, April 26 at TBD*
Game 7: at Golden State – Sunday, April 28 at TBD*

Season Series: Warriors Won 3-1

*If Necessary

4) Houston Rockets vs. 5) Utah Jazz

Rockets Lead Series 2-0

Game 1: at Houston – Rockets won 122-90
Game 2: at Houston – Rockets won 118-98
Game 3: at Utah – Saturday, April 20 at 8:30 p.m. on ESPN
Game 4: at Utah – Monday, April 22 at 8:30 p.m. on TNT
Game 5: at Houston – Wednesday, April 24 at TBD*
Game 6: at Utah – Friday, April 26 at TBD*
Game 7: at Houston – Sunday, April 28 at TBD*

Season Series: Tied 2-2

*If Necessary

3) Portland Trail Blazers vs. 6) Oklahoma City Thunder

Trail Blazers Lead Series 2-0

Game 1: at Portland – Trail Blazers won 104-99
Game 2: at Portland – Trail Blazers won 114-94
Game 3: at Oklahoma City – Friday, April 19 at 7:30 p.m. on ESPN
Game 4: at Oklahoma City – Sunday, April 21 at 7:30 p.m. on TNT
Game 5: at Portland – Tuesday, April 23 at TBD*
Game 6: at Oklahoma City – Thursday, April 25 at TBD*
Game 7: at Portland – Saturday, April 27 at TBD time on TNT.

Season Series: Thunder Won 4-0

*If Necessary

2) Denver Nuggets vs. 7) San Antonio Spurs

Series Tied 1-1

Game 1: at Denver – Spurs won 101-96
Game 2: at Denver – Nuggets won 114-105
Game 3: at San Antonio – Thursday, April 18 at 7 p.m. on NBA TV
Game 4: at San Antonio – Saturday, April 20 at 3:30 p.m. on TNT
Game 5: at Denver – Tuesday, April 23 at TBD*
Game 6: at San Antonio – Thursday, April 25 at TBD*
Game 7: at Denver – Saturday, April 27 at TBD time on TNT.

Season Series: Tied 2-2

*If Necessary

Eastern Conference

1) Milwaukee Bucks vs. 8) Detroit Pistons

Bucks Lead Series 2-0

Game 1: at Milwaukee – Bucks won 121-86
Game 2: at Milwaukee – Bucks won 120-99
Game 3: at Detroit – Saturday, April 20 at 6 p.m. on ESPN
Game 4: at Detroit – Monday, April 22 at 6 p.m. on TNT
Game 5: at Milwaukee – Wednesday, April 24 at TBD*
Game 6: at Detroit – Friday, April 26 at TBD*
Game 7: at Milwaukee – Sunday, April 28 at TBD*

Season Series: Bucks Won 4-0

*If Necessary

4) Boston Celtics vs. 5) Indiana Pacers

Celtics Lead Series 2-0

Game 1: at Boston – Celtics won 84-74
Game 2: at Boston – Celtics won 99-91
Game 3: at Indiana – Friday, April 19 at 6:30 p.m. on ABC
Game 4: at Indiana – Sunday, April 21 at 11 a.m. on ABC
Game 5: at Boston – Wednesday, April 24 at TBD*
Game 6: at Indiana – Friday, April 26 at TBD*
Game 7: at Boston – Sunday, April 28 at TBD*

Season Series: Celtics Won 3-1

*If Necessary

3) Philadelphia 76ers vs. 6) Brooklyn Nets

Series Tied 1-1

Game 1: at Philadelphia – Nets won 111-102
Game 2: at Philadelphia – Sixers won 145-123
Game 3: at Brooklyn – Thursday, April 18 at 6 p.m. on TNT
Game 4: at Brooklyn – Saturday, April 20 at 1 p.m. on TNT
Game 5: at Philadelphia – Tuesday, April 23 at TBD*
Game 6: at Brooklyn – Thursday, April 25 at TBD*
Game 7: at Philadelphia – Saturday, April 27 at TBD time on TNT

Season Series: Tied 2-2

*If Necessary

2) Toronto Raptors vs. 7) Orlando Magic

Series Tied 1-1

Game 1: at Toronto – Magic won 104-101
Game 2: at Toronto – Raptors won 111-82
Game 3: at Orlando – Friday, April 19 at 5 p.m. on ESPN
Game 4: at Orlando – Sunday, April 21 at 5 p.m. on TNT
Game 5: at Toronto – Tuesday, April 23 at TBD*
Game 6: at Orlando – Thursday, April 25 at TBD*
Game 7: at Toronto – Saturday, April 27 at TBD time on TNT

Season Series: Tied 2-2

*If Necessary