The NBA Playoffs are underway. Sunday's games kicked off with the Boston Celtics defeating the Milwaukee Bucks in overtime. The final score was Celtics 113, Bucks 107. In the Western Conference, the defending champion Golden State Warriors are banged up as they enter the playoffs without their star point guard Stephen Curry, who's been ruled out of the first round with an ankle injury. Meanwhile, the Eastern Conference appeared to be wide-open before the Cleveland Cavaliers (50-32) nearly rehauled their roster before the All-Star break. With the help of some new teammates, LeBron James will be looking to make his eighth straight Finals appearance. Here's the full schedule for the NBA Playoff games along with channels and start times. How to watch NBA Playoff games: Eastern Conference Boston Celtics vs. Milwaukee Bucks Game 1 in Boston: Celtics 113, Bucks 107Game 2 in Boston: Tuesday, April 17, 7 p.m. ETChannel: TNT, Live Stream: TNTDrama.comGame 3 in Milwaukee: … [Read more...] about How to watch the NBA Playoffs
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AFTER a gruelling 82-game regular season, the NBA play-offs have returned. The defending champion Golden State Warriors are again favourites - but enter the post-season with a host of injuries. LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers finished the NBA season strong but are not expected to have things their own way in the East, like that had i n previous seasons. A number of upstart teams are expected to make noise in the play-offs. The Toronto Raptors and Houston Rockets clinched the No 1 seeds after brilliant regular seasons. Young squads like the Philadelphia 76ers - who ended the season with a 16-game winning streak - and the Portland Trail Blazers could cause an upset or two. When do the NBA play-offs start? The first game of the play-offs is TONIGHT on Saturday, April 14 - with the Warriors facing the San Antonio Spurs at 8pm UK time. There will be games every night until the end of April. Depending on the number of games, the final game of the Finals will be on June 17. MOST READ … [Read more...] about NBA Playoffs 2018: Start time TONIGHT, live streaming and TV channel, who is playing, when are the NBA Finals?
The NBA has lived up to its promise this year, delivering thrills, upsets, trades, rumours and incredible matches. But we've come to the stage where each game truly matters - the Playoffs. Can Steven Adams and the Oklahoma City Thunder make it out of the first round? Will LeBron James reign supreme and add another piece of hardware to the cabinet? Or will we see a new champion emerge? Western Conference Houston Rockets (1) vs Minnesota Timberwolves (8) While people fixate on the Golden State Warriors and their chances for yet another title, the Houston Rockets have played an historic season. Led by MVP favourite James Harden, the team broke their own record for the most three-pointers made in a season (1184) and tallied up 65 wins - the most of any team in the league. Meanwhile, it's a much different story for the Minnesota Timberwolves. They scraped into the playoffs by beating the Denver Nuggets in the final game of the season and will need a miracle to beat the Rockets, who have … [Read more...] about Opinion: NBA Eastern and Western conference first-round playoffs preview