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As the basketball season winds down, the excitement heats up as another NBA Playoff season kicks off in the battle to win the national championship.

This year, Wednesday, April 12, 2017 marks the end of the regular NBA season.

Three days later, the 2017 NBA playoffs games are scheduled to start on Saturday, April 15, 2017.

The NBA Playoffs feature the top eight teams in each NBA conference all doing battle on the court in a best of seven series against each other.


NBA Playoffs TV schedule

ESPN, ESPN2, TNT, and NBA TV will the stations to watch in primetime while ABC takes on select games during the weekend.

Beginning in June, watch for the Eastern Conference finals to air on cable channel TNT with full coverage of the Western Conference finals on ESPN and ABC -- as NBA fans coast to coast cheer "Let the games begin!"

The NBA Final Championship games, airing on ABC, are scheduled to begin on Thursday, June 1, 2017, and remain the ultimate showdown between the two top teams from each conference. And don't forget to grab the popcorn for the big finale - Game 7 - set for Sunday, June 18.

Meanwhile, keep it here for more on the complete NBA Playoff schedule including team matchups, dates, and TV times as we fill in the blanks on our NBA Playoff bracket leading up to the final 2017 NBA Championship in June.

all times Eastern


NBA Playoffs and Championship Game schedules

all times Eastern

Eastern Conference - First Round 

(1) Boston Celtics vs. (8) Chicago Bulls
Game 1 – Sun.  April 16  Chicago at Boston, 6:30 p.m., TNT
Game 2 – Tue.  April 18  Chicago at Boston, 8 p.m., TNT/R
Game 3 – Fri.  April 21  Boston at Chicago, 7 p.m.,  ESPN
Game 4 – Sun.  April 23  Boston at Chicago, 6:30 p.m., TNT
Game 5 * Wed.  April 26  Chicago at Boston, TBD
Game 6 * Fri.  April 28  Boston at Chicago, TBD
Game 7 * Sun.  April 30  Chicago at Boston, TBD

(2) Cleveland Cavaliers vs. (7) Indiana Pacers
Game 1
 – Sat.  April 15  Indiana at Cleveland, 3 p.m.,  ABC/R
Game 2 – Mon.  April 17  Indiana at Cleveland, 7 p.m., TNT/R
Game 3 – Thu. April 20  Cleveland at Indiana, 7 p.m., TNT
Game 4 – Sun. April 23  Cleveland at Indiana, 1 p.m., ABC/R
Game 5 * Tue. April 25  Indiana at Cleveland, TBD
Game 6 * Thu. April 27  Cleveland at Indiana, TBD
Game 7 * Sat. April 29  Indiana at Cleveland, TBD, TNT

(3) Toronto Raptors vs. (6) Milwaukee Bucks
Game 1
 – Sat.  April 15  Milwaukee at Toronto, 5:30 p.m., ESPN
Game 2 – Tue.  April 18  Milwaukee at Toronto, 7 p.m., NBA TV
Game 3 – Thu. April 20  Toronto at Milwaukee, 8 p.m., NBA TV
Game 4 – Sat.  April 22  Toronto at Milwaukee, 3 p.m., TNT
Game 5 * Mon.  April 24  Milwaukee at Toronto, 7 p.m., NBA TV
Game 6 * Thu. April 27  Toronto at Milwaukee, TBD
Game 7 * Sat.  April 29  Milwaukee at Toronto,  TBD, TNT      

(4) Washington Wizards vs. (5) Atlanta Hawks
Game 1 
– Sun.  April 16  Atlanta at Washington, 1 p.m., TNT
Game 2 – Wed.  April 19  Atlanta at Washington, 7 p.m., NBA TV
Game 3 – Sat. April 22  Washington at Atlanta, 5:30 p.m., TNT
Game 4 – Mon. April 24  Washington at Atlanta, 8 p.m., TNT
Game 5 * Wed. April 26  Atlanta at Washington, TBD, TBD
Game 6 * Fri. April 28  Washington at Atlanta, TBD, TBD
Game 7 * Sun. April 30  Atlanta at Washington, TBD

Western Conference - First Round 

(1) Golden State vs. (8) Portland Trail Blazers 
Game 1
 – Sun.  April 16  Portland at Golden State, 3:30 p.m., ABC/R
Game 2 – Wed.  April 19  Portland at Golden State, 10:30 p.m., TNT
Game 3 – Sat. April 22  Golden State at Portland, 10:30 p.m., ESPN/R
Game 4 – Mon.  April 24  Golden State at Portland, 10:30 p.m., TNT/R
Game 5 * Wed. April 26  Portland at Golden State, TBD
Game 6 * Fri. April 28  Golden State at Portland, TBD
Game 7 * Sun. April 30  Portland at Golden State, TBD

(2) San Antonio Spurs vs. (7) Memphis Grizzlies
Game 1
 – Sat. April 15  Memphis at San Antonio, 8 p.m.,  ESPN
Game 2 – Mon. April 17  Memphis at San Antonio, 9:30 p.m., TNT
Game 3 – Thu. April 20  San Antonio at Memphis, 9:30 p.m., TNT
Game 4 – Sat. April 22  San Antonio at Memphis, 8 p.m., ESPN
Game 5 * Tue. April 25  Memphis at San Antonio,  TBD
Game 6 * Thu. April 27  San Antonio at Memphis, TBD
Game 7 * Sat. April 29  Memphis at San Antonio, TBD, TNT

(3) Houston Rockets vs. (6) Oklahoma City Thunder 
Game 1
 – Sun. April 16  Oklahoma City at Houston, 9 p.m., TNT
Game 2 – Wed. April 19  Oklahoma City at Houston, 8 p.m., TNT
Game 3 – Fri. April 21  Houston at Oklahoma City, 9:30 p.m., ESPN/R
Game 4 – Sun. April 23  Houston at Oklahoma City, 3:30 p.m., ABC/R
Game 5 * Tue. April 25  Oklahoma City at Houston, TBD
Game 6 * Thu. April 27  Houston at Oklahoma City, TBD
Game 7 * Sat. April 29  Oklahoma City at Houston, TNT      

(4) L.A. Clippers vs. (5) Utah Jazz
Game 1
 – Sat. April 15  Utah at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m., ESPN
Game 2 – Tue. April 18  Utah at L.A. Clippers, 10:30 p.m., TNT
Game 3 – Fri. April 21  L.A. Clippers at Utah, 10 p.m., ESPN2
Game 4 – Sun. April 23  L.A. Clippers at Utah,  9 p.m., TNT
Game 5 * Tue. April 25  Utah at L.A. Clippers, TBD
Game 6 * Fri. April 28  L.A. Clippers at Utah, TBD
Game 7 * Sun. April 30  Utah at L.A. Clippers, TBD

* if necessary 


NBA playoffs & finals around the Web:

Around the Web, get complete reports on stats, scores, and who was in and who was out of the running leading up to the finals championship. And don't forget to keep your TV remotes at the ready for the much-anticipated NBA draft in June....


Yahoo! Sports - NBA Playoffs
- Check out streaming video reports and interviews, the complete TV schedule, the latest scores, stats, breaking news and photos.

Slam! Sports - Basketball - Want to know the latest scores? Also check out daily stats on assists, blocks, points, steals, blocks and rebounds.


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