2016 NBA Playoffs on TNT, ESPN, NBA TV and ABC

2016 NBA Playoffs on ESPN, TNT, NBA TV and ABC

It’s time for the 2016  NBA Playoffs! With the regular season over, the field is set for the rapidly approaching NBA Finals. which begin on June 2. Playoff games will be broadcast on multiple networks: ABC, ESPN, ESPN2, TNT and NBA TV. The NBA Finals will be on ABC. Follow along Here.

While many of the seeds were set before the last buzzer of the regular season sounded, there were still opportunities for drama. The biggest upsets included the Houston Rockets who clinched the No. 8 seed in the West with a win over the Sacramento Kings. The Miami Heat won their division and secured the East’s No. 3 despite a loss to Boston in their season closer.

2016 NBA Playoffs

The NBA playoffs consists 16 teams, with eight in each conference. Each bracket consists of a best-of-seven series that culminates in a showdown between the East and West’s champion teams.

2016 NBA Playoffs on TNT, ESPN, NBA TV and ABC

Eastern Conference

No. 1 Cleveland Cavaliers

No. 2 Toronto Raptors

No. 3 Miami Heat

No, 4 Atlanta Hawks

No. 5 Boston Celtics

No. 6 Charlotte Hornets

No. 7 Indiana Pacers

No. 8 Detroit Pistons

 

Western Conference

No. 1 Golden State Warriors

No. 2 San Antonio Spurs

No. 3 Oklahoma City Thunder

No. 4 Los Angeles Clippers

No. 5 Portland Trail Blazers

No. 6 Dallas Mavericks

No. 7 Memphis Grizzlies

No. 8 Houston Rockets

 

First-round Schedule

1. Warriors vs. 8. Rockets

GAME 1 – Warriors 104, Rockets 78

GAME 2 – Warriors 115, Rockets 106

GAME 3 – Rockets 97, Warriors 96

GAME 4 – Warriors 121, Rockets 94

GAME 5 – Rockets at Warriors: Wed. April 27, TBD, TBD

GAME 6* – Warriors at Rockets, Fri. April 29, TBD, TBD

GAME 7* – Rockets at Warriors, Sun. May 1, TBD, TBD

Spurs vs. Grizzlies

GAME 1 – Spurs 106, Grizzlies 74

GAME 2 – Spurs 94, Grizzlies 68

GAME 3 – Spurs 96, Grizzlies 87

GAME 4 – Spurs 116, Grizzlies 95

Spurs win series, 4-0

Thunder vs. Mavericks

GAME 1 – Thunder 108, Mavericks 70

GAME 2 – Mavericks 85, Thunder 84

GAME 3 – Thunder 131, 102 Mavericks

GAME 4 – Thunder 119, Mavericks 108

GAME 5 – Thunder 118, Mavericks 104

Thunder win series, 4-1

Clippers vs. Blazers

GAME 1 – Clippers 115, Blazers 95

GAME 2 – Clippers 102, Blazers 81

GAME 3 – Blazers 96, Clippers 88

GAME 4 – Blazers 98, Clippers 84

GAME 5 – Blazers at Clippers, Wed. April 27, TBD, TBD

GAME 6 – Clippers at Blazers, Fri. April 29, TBD, TBD

GAME 7* – Blazers at Clippers, Sun. May 1, TBD, TBD

Cavaliers vs. Pistons

GAME 1 – Cavaliers 106, Pistons 101

GAME 2 – Cavaliers 107, Pistons 90

GAME 3 – Cavaliers 101, Pistons 91

GAME 4 – Cavaliers 100, Pistons 98

Cavaliers win series 4-0

Raptors vs. Pacers

GAME 1 – Pacers 100, Raptors 90

GAME 2 – Raptors 98, Pacers 87

GAME 3 – Raptors 108, Pacers 85

GAME 4 – Pacers 100, Raptors 83

GAME 5 – Raptors 102, Pacers 99

GAME 6 – Raptors at Pacers, Fri. April 29, TBD, TBD

GAME 7* – Pacers at Raptors, Sun. May 1, TBD, TBD

Heat vs. Hornets

GAME 1 – Heat 123, Hornets 91

GAME 2 – Heat 115, Hornets 103

GAME 3 – Hornets 96, Heat 80

GAME 4 – Hornets 89, Heat 85

GAME 5 – Hornets at Heat, Wed. April 27, 8 p.m. TNT

GAME 6 – Heat at Hornets, Fri. April 29, TBD, TBD

GAME 7* – Hornets at Heat, Sun. May 1, TBD, TBD

Hawks vs. Celtics

GAME 1 – Hawks 102, Celtics 101

GAME 2 – Hawks 89, Celtics 72

GAME 3 – Celtics 111, Hawks 103

GAME 4 – Celtics 104, Hawks 95 OT

GAME 5 – Hawks 110, Celtics 83

GAME 6 – Hawks at Celtics, Thu. April 28, TBD, TBD

GAME 7* – Celtics at Hawks, Sat. April 30, TBD, TNT