2010 NBA Playoffs first round TV schedule (Updated)

By Ryan

cavaliers_james_1206_webThe NBA regular season is over and the playoff matchups are set. First-round action begins Saturday, April 17, at 3pm ET on ABC with the Bulls at the Cavaliers. Full first-round schedule below. (We’ll try to fill in the TBD TV games as promptly as we can, so check back.)

2010 NBA Playoffs First Round Schedule

*If necessary. TBD – to be determined. All times Eastern.

EASTERN CONFERENCE

No. 1 Cleveland vs. No. 8 Chicago
Cleveland wins series 4-1.

No. 2 Orlando vs. No. 7 Charlotte
Orlando wins series 4-0.

No. 3 Atlanta vs. No. 6 Milwaukee
Game 5*    Wed April 28    Milwaukee at Atlanta    8pm ET TNT
Game 6*    Fri April 30    Atlanta at Milwaukee   7pm ET ESPN
Game 7*    Sun May 2    Milwaukee at Atlanta    1pm ET ABC

No. 4 Boston vs. No. 5 Miami
Boston wins series 4-1

WESTERN CONFERENCE

No. 1 L.A. Lakers vs. No. 8 Oklahoma City
Game 6*    Fri April 30    L.A. Lakers at Oklahoma City   9:30pm ET ESPN
Game 7*    Sun May 2    Oklahoma City at L.A. Lakers    3:30pm ET ABC

No. 2 Dallas vs. No. 7 San Antonio
Game 6*    Thu April 29    Dallas at San Antonio    8pm ET TNT
Game 7*    Sat May 1    San Antonio at Dallas    TBD    TNT

No. 3 Phoenix vs. No. 6 Portland
Game 6*    Thu April 29    Phoenix at Portland   10:30pm ET   TNT
Game 7*    Sat May 1    Portland at Phoenix    10pm ET    TNT

No. 4 Denver vs. No. 5 Utah
Game 5*    Wed April 28    Utah at Denver    10:30pm ET TNT
Game 6*    Fri April 30    Denver at Utah    10pm ET ESPN2
Game 7*    Sun May 2    Utah at Denver    TBD    TBD

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