Playoffs 2020

NBA Playoffs 2020: Complete first round schedule

The NBA playoff picture is set, with 16 teams punching their ticket to the post-season.

The Portland Trail Blazers secured the final playoff spot in the West after beating the Memphis Grizzlies in the first-ever play-in tournament.

With some huge matchups on deck in the first round, we've got you covered for all the games, dates, and times, right here.

*Canadian broadcast details to be released at a later time.

*All times E.T.

EASTERN CONFERENCE

No. 1 Milwaukee Bucks vs. No. 8 Orlando Magic

Day Date Time Game Matchup How to watch
Tue 18 August 1:30 p.m. 1 Magic @ Bucks SN1
Thu 20 August 6:00 p.m. 2 Magic @ Bucks TSN 1/4
Sat 22 August 1:00 p.m. 3 Bucks @ Magic SN1
Mon 24 August 1:30 p.m. 4 Bucks @ Magic SN1
Wed 26 August TBD 5 Magic @ Bucks TSN
Fri 28 August TBD 6 Bucks @ Magic TSN
Sun 30 August TBD 7 Magic @ Bucks TSN

No. 2 Toronto Raptors vs. No. 7 Brooklyn Nets

Day Date Time Game Matchup How to watch
Mon 17 August 4:00 p.m. 1 Nets @ Raptors SN Network
Wed 19 August 1:30 p.m. 2 Nets @ Raptors TSN
Fri 21 August 1:30 p.m. 3 Raptors @ Nets SN Network
Sun 23 August 6:30 p.m. 4 Raptors @ Nets TSN
Tue 25 August TBD 5 Nets @ Raptors SN
Thu 27 August TBD 6 Raptors @ Nets TSN
Sat 29 August TBD 7 Nets @ Raptors SN

No. 3 Boston Celtics vs. No 6 Philadelphia 76ers

Day Date Time Game Matchup How to watch
Mon 17 August 6:30 p.m. 1 76ers @ Celtics TSN 1/4
Wed 19 August 6:30 p.m. 2 76ers @ Celtics TSN 1/3/5
Fri 21 August 6:30 p.m. 3 Celtics @ 76ers TSN 1/3
Sun 23 August 1:00 p.m 4 Celtics @ 76ers TSN 1
Tue 25 August TBD 5 76ers @ Celtics TSN
Thu 27 August TBD 6 Celtics @ 76ers TSN
Sat 29 August TBD 7 76ers @ Celtics TSN

No. 4 Miami Heat vs. No. 5 Indiana Pacers

Day Date Time Game Matchup How to watch
Tue 18 August 4:00 p.m. 1 Pacers @ Heat SN1
Thu 20 August 1:00 p.m. 2 Pacers @ Heat TSN 1/4/5
Sat 22 August 3:30 p.m. 3 Heat @ Pacers TSN 3
Mon 24 August 6:30 p.m. 4 Heat @ Pacers TSN
Wed 26 August TBD 5 Pacers @ Heat TSN
Fri 28 August TBD 6 Heat @ Pacers TSN
Sun 30 August TBD 7 Pacers @ Heat TSN

WESTERN CONFERENCE

No. 1 Los Angeles Lakers vs. No. 8 Portland Trail Blazers

Day Date Time Game Matchup How to watch
Tue 18 August 9:00 p.m. 1 Trail Blazers @ Lakers TSN 1
Thu 20 August 9:00 p.m. 2 Trail Blazers @ Lakers TSN Network
Sat 22 August 8:30 p.m. 3 Lakers @ Trail Blazers TSN 3/4
Mon 24 August 9:00 p.m. 4 Lakers @ Trail Blazers SN1
Wed 26 August TBD 5 Trail Blazers @ Lakers TSN
Fri 28 August TBD 6 Lakers @ Trail Blazers TSN
Sun 30 August TBD 7 Trail Blazers @ Lakers TSN

No. 2 LA Clippers vs. No. 7 Dallas Mavericks

Day Date Time Game Matchup How to watch
Mon 17 August 9:00 p.m. 1 Mavericks @ Clippers TSN Network
Wed 19 August 9:00 p.m. 2 Mavericks @ Clippers SN1
Fri 21 August 9:00 p.m. 3 Clippers @ Mavericks TSN 1/3
Sun 23 August 3:30 p.m. 4 Clippers @ Mavericks TSN 1
Tue 25 August TBD 5 Mavericks @ Clippers TSN
Thu 27 August TBD 6 Clippers @ Mavericks TSN
Sat 29 August TBD 7 Mavericks @ Clippers TSN

No. 3 Denver Nuggets vs. No. 6 Utah Jazz

Day Date Time Game Matchup How to watch
Mon 17 August 1:30 p.m. 1 Jazz @ Nuggets TSN Network
Wed 19 August 4:00 p.m. 2 Jazz @ Nuggets TSN 3/5
Fri 21 August 4:00 p.m. 3 Nuggets @ Jazz TSN 1/3
Sun 23 August 9:00 p.m. 4 Nuggets @ Jazz SN1
Tue 25 August TBD 5 Jazz @ Nuggets TSN
Thu 27 August TBD 6 Nuggets @ Jazz TSN
Sat 29 August TBD 7 Jazz @ Nuggets TSN

No. 4 Houston Rockets vs. No. 5 Oklahoma City Thunder

Day Date Time Game Matchup How to watch
Tue 18 August 6:30 p.m. 1 Thunder @ Rockets TSN 1
Thu 20 August 3:30 p.m. 2 Thunder @ Rockets TSN 1/4/5
Sat 22 August 6:00 p.m. 3 Rockets @ Thunder TSN 3
Mon 24 August 4:00 p.m. 4 Rockets @ Thunder SN1
Wed 26 August TBD 5 Thunder @ Rockets TSN
Fri 28 August TBD 6 Rockets @ Thunder TSN
Sun 30 August TBD 7 Thunder @ Rockets TSN

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