NBA Playoffs 2018 First Round TV Schedule

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James Harden and the Houston Rockets are the top seed in the NBA Western Conference playoffs.

The long grind of the NBA playoffs tips off with first-round action on Saturday, April 14, featuring four games on ESPN/ABC. TNT's playoff coverage begins with a tripleheader on Sunday.

2018 NBA PLAYOFFS FIRST ROUND TV SCHEDULE

All Times Eastern. Schedule Subject to Change. TBD = To Be Determined * = If Necessary

EASTERN CONFERENCE

No. 8 Washington Wizards vs. No. 1 Toronto Raptors
Game 1: Saturday, April 14: Washington at Toronto, 5:30pm, ESPN
Game 2: Tuesday, April 17: Washington at Toronto, 7pm, NBA TV
Game 3: Friday, April 20: Toronto at Washington, 8pm, ESPN2
Game 4: Sunday, April 22: Toronto at Washington, 6pm, TNT
Game 5*: Wednesday, April 25: Washington at Toronto, TBD
Game 6*: Friday, April 27: Toronto at Washington, TBD
Game 7*: Sunday, April 29: Washington at Toronto, TBD

No. 7 Milwaukee Bucks vs. No. 2 Boston Celtics
Game 1: Sunday, April 15: Milwaukee at Boston, 1pm, TNT
Game 2: Tuesday, April 17: Milwaukee at Boston, 8pm, TNT
Game 3: Friday, April 20: Boston at Milwaukee, 9:30pm, ESPN
Game 4: Sunday, April 22: Boston at Milwaukee, 1pm, ABC
Game 5*: Tuesday, April 24: Milwaukee at Boston, TBD
Game 6*: Thursday, April 26: Boston at Milwaukee, TBD
Game 7*: Saturday, April 28: Milwaukee at Boston, TBD, TNT

2018 NHL Playoffs First Round TV Schedule

2018 NHL Playoffs First Round TV Schedule

NHL playoff games air on NBCSN, NBC, CNBC, USA Network, NHL Network and, yes, even Golf Channel.

No. 6 Miami Heat vs. No. 3 Philadelphia 76ers
Game 1: Saturday, April 14: Miami at Philadelphia, 8pm, ESPN
Game 2: Monday, April 16: Miami at Philadelphia, 8pm, TNT
Game 3: Thursday, April 19: Philadelphia at Miami, 7pm, TNT
Game 4: Saturday, April 21: Philadelphia at Miami, 2:30pm, TNT
Game 5*: Tuesday, April 24: Miami at Philadelphia, TBD
Game 6*: Thursday, April 26: Philadelphia at Miami, TBD
Game 7*: Saturday, April 28: Miami at Philadelphia, TBD, TNT

No. 5 Indiana Pacers vs. No. 4 Cleveland Cavaliers
Game 1: Sunday, April 15: Indiana at Cleveland, 3:30pm, ABC
Game 2: Wednesday, April 18: Indiana at Cleveland, 7pm, TNT
Game 3: Friday, April 20: Cleveland at Indiana, 7pm, ESPN
Game 4: Sunday, April 22: Cleveland at Indiana, 8:30pm, TNT
Game 5*: Wednesday, April 25: Indiana at Cleveland, TBD
Game 6*: Friday, April 27: Cleveland at Indiana, TBD
Game 7*: Sunday, April 29: Indiana at Cleveland, TBD

2018 FIFA World Cup TV Schedule on Fox Sports

2018 FIFA World Cup TV Schedule on Fox Sports

Fox Sports will offer live coverage of all 64 matches in the soccer tournament being held this summer in Russia.

WESTERN CONFERENCE

No. 8 Minnesota Timberwolves vs. No. 1 Houston Rockets
Game 1: Sunday, April 15: Minnesota at Houston, 9pm, TNT
Game 2: Wednesday, April 18: Minnesota at Houston, 8pm, TNT
Game 3: Saturday, April 21: Houston at Minnesota, 7:30pm, ESPN
Game 4: Monday, April 23: Houston at Minnesota, 8pm, TNT
Game 5*: Wednesday, April 25: Minnesota at Houston, TBD
Game 6*: Friday, April 27: Houston at Minnesota, TBD
Game 7*: Sunday, April 29: Minnesota at Houston, TBD

No. 7 San Antonio Spurs vs. No. 2 Golden State Warriors
Game 1: Saturday, April 14: San Antonio at Golden State, 3pm, ABC
Game 2: Monday, April 16: San Antonio at Golden State, 10:30pm, TNT
Game 3: Thursday, April 19: Golden State at San Antonio, 9:30pm, TNT
Game 4: Sunday, April 22: Golden State at San Antonio, 3:30pm, ABC
Game 5*: Tuesday, April 24: San Antonio at Golden State, TBD
Game 6*: Thursday, April 26: Golden State at San Antonio, TBD
Game 7*: Saturday, April 28: San Antonio at Golden State, TBD, TNT

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No. 6 New Orleans Pelicans vs. No. 3 Portland Trail Blazers
Game 1: Saturday, April 14: New Orleans at Portland, 10:30pm, ESPN
Game 2: Tuesday, April 17: New Orleans at Portland, 10:30pm, TNT
Game 3: Thursday, April 19: Portland at New Orleans, 9pm, NBA TV
Game 4: Saturday, April 21: Portland at New Orleans, 5pm, TNT
Game 5*: Tuesday, April 24: New Orleans at Portland, TBD
Game 6*: Thursday, April 26: Portland at New Orleans, TBD
Game 7*: Saturday, April 28: New Orleans at Portland, TBD, TNT

No. 5 Utah Jazz vs. No. 4 Oklahoma City Thunder
Game 1: Sunday, April 15: Utah at Oklahoma City, 6:30pm, TNT
Game 2: Wednesday, April 18: Utah at Oklahoma City, 8pm, NBA TV
Game 3: Saturday, April 21: Oklahoma City at Utah, 10pm, ESPN
Game 4: Monday, April 23: Oklahoma City at Utah, 10:30pm, TNT
Game 5*: Wednesday, April 25: Utah at Oklahoma City, TBD
Game 6*: Friday, April 27: Oklahoma City at Utah, TBD
Game 7*: Sunday, April 29: Utah at Oklahoma City, TBD

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