The Play-In Games Are Set, As NBA Looks To The Postseason
AP – It lasted 174 days, required the usage of more players than any season in history primarily because of the ongoing challenge of playing through a pandemic, and saw playoff-positioning chases go all the way down to the final moments.
Now, move over, regular season.
The NBA’s postseason is finally here.
The matchups are set.
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The Eastern Conference play-in games were set on Sunday.
Brooklyn will play host to Cleveland and Atlanta will entertain Charlotte.
The Nets-Cavs winner goes to the playoffs; the loser plays the Hawks-Hornets winner for the No. 8 seed.