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Playoffs 2019

When do the 2019 NBA Playoffs and NBA Finals begin?

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NBA Playoffs (NBA Getty Images)

The 2019 NBA Finals will begin on May 30. It will feature the two-time defending champion Golden State Warriors, against the Toronto Raptors, who are making the first Finals appearance in franchise history.

Here is the schedule:

Date Teams Time Channel
Thursday, May 30 Warriors at Raptors 9:00 p.m. ET ABC
Sunday, June 2 Warriors at Raptors 8:00 p.m. ET ABC
Wednesday, June 5 Raptors at Warriors 9:00 p.m. ET ABC
Friday, June 7 Raptors at Warriors 9:00 p.m. ET ABC
Monday, June 10 Warriors at Raptors 8:00 p.m. ET ABC
Thursday, June 13 Raptors at Warriors 9:00 p.m. ET ABC
Sunday, June 16 Warriors at Raptors 9:00 p.m. ET ABC

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