NBA releases 1st-round playoff schedule
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The schedule for the NBA's first-round playoff series are officially set.

Below is a full list of dates and start times for every upcoming postseason game:

Note: Two series (Thunder-Rockets and Heat-Pacers) involve teams that haven't finalized their respective playoff seeding yet, which means home and away team designation is still to be determined.

Eastern Conference

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

Game Date Time Home Away
1 Aug. 18 1:30 p.m. Bucks Magic
2 Aug. 20 6 p.m. Bucks Magic
3 Aug. 22 1 p.m. Magic Bucks
4 Aug. 24 1:30 p.m. Magic Bucks
5* Aug. 26 TBD Bucks Magic
6* Aug. 28 TBD Magic Bucks
7* Aug. 30 TBD Bucks Magic

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

Game Date Time Home Away
1 Aug. 17 4 p.m. Raptors Nets
2 Aug. 19 1:30 p.m. Raptors Nets
3 Aug. 21 1:30 p.m. Nets Raptors
4 Aug. 23 6:30 p.m. Nets Raptors
5* Aug. 25 TBD Raptors Nets
6* Aug. 27 TBD Nets Raptors
7* Aug. 29 TBD Raptors Nets

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

Game Date Time Home Away
1 Aug. 17 6:30 p.m. Celtics 76ers
2 Aug. 19 6:30 p.m. Celtics 76ers
3 Aug. 21 6:30 p.m. 76ers Celtics
4 Aug. 23 1 p.m. 76ers Celtics
5* Aug. 25 TBD Celtics 76ers
6* Aug. 27 TBD 76ers Celtics
7* Aug. 29 TBD Celtics 76ers

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

Game Date Time
1 Aug. 18 4 p.m.
2 Aug. 20 1 p.m.
3 Aug. 22 3:30 p.m.
4 Aug. 24 6:30 p.m.
5* Aug. 26 TBD
6* Aug. 28 TBD
7* Aug. 30 TBD

Western Conference

No. 1 Los Angeles Lakers vs. No. 8 (Play-In Winner)

Game Date Time Home Away
1 Aug. 18 9 p.m. Lakers Play-In Winner
2 Aug. 20 9 p.m. Lakers Play-In Winner
3 Aug. 22 8:30 p.m. Play-In Winner Lakers
4 Aug. 24 9 p.m. Play-In Winner Lakers
5* Aug. 26 TBD Lakers Play-In Winner
6* Aug. 28 TBD Play-In WInner Lakers
7* Aug. 30 TBD Lakers Play-In Winner

No. 2 Los Angeles Clippers vs. No. 7 Dallas Mavericks

Game Date Time Home Away
1 Aug. 17 9 p.m. Clippers Mavericks
2 Aug. 19 9 p.m. Clippers Mavericks
3 Aug. 21 9 p.m. Mavericks Clippers
4 Aug. 23 3:30 p.m. Mavericks Clippers
5* Aug. 25 TBD Clippers Mavericks
6* Aug. 27 TBD Mavericks Clippers
7* Aug. 29 TBD Clippers Mavericks

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

Game Date Time Home Away
1 Aug. 17 1:30 p.m. Nuggets Jazz
2 Aug. 19 4 p.m. Nuggets Jazz
3 Aug. 21 4 p.m. Jazz Nuggets
4 Aug. 23 9 p.m. Jazz Nuggets
5* Aug. 25 TBD Nuggets Jazz
6* Aug. 27 TBD Jazz Nuggets
7* Aug. 29 TBD Nuggets Jazz

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

Game Date Time
1 Aug. 18 6:30 p.m.
2 Aug. 20 3:30 p.m.
3 Aug. 22 6 p.m.
4 Aug. 24 4 p.m.
5* Aug. 26 TBD
6* Aug. 28 TBD
7* Aug. 30 TBD
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