NBA Playoffs 2018: Schedule, scores, bracket TV info for every first-round postseason matchup

Three first-round playoff series are over, and one second-round series -- Warriors vs. Pelicans -- is set after Golden State eliminated San Antonio on Tuesday. Also on Tuesday, the Sixers closed out the Heat and the Celtics took a 3-2 lead against the Bucks.

Coming up Wednesday: Four Game 5s! In the East, the Raptors will host the Wizards and the Cavaliers will host the Pacers -- both series are tied. In the West, the Rockets will try to eliminate the Timberwolves and the Jazz will try to eliminate the Thunder.  

Below are the schedules, scores and TV channels for every first-round series (info on live streaming here):

Eastern Conference

No. 1 Toronto Raptors (59-23) vs. No. 8 Washington Wizards (43-39)

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No. 2 Boston Celtics (55-27) vs. No. 7 Milwaukee Bucks (44-38)

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No. 3 Philadelphia 76ers (52-30) vs. No. 6 Miami Heat (44-38)

Philadelphia wins series 4-1

No. 4 Cleveland Cavaliers (50-32) vs. No. 5 Indiana Pacers (48-34)

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Western Conference

No. 1 Houston Rockets (65-17) vs. No. 8 Minnesota Timberwolves (47-35)

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No. 2 Golden State Warriors (58-24) vs. No. 7 San Antonio Spurs (47-35)

Golden State wins series 4-1 

No. 3 Portland Trail Blazers (49-33) vs. No. 6 New Orleans Pelicans (48-34)

New Orleans wins series 4-0

No. 4 Oklahoma City Thunder (48-34) vs. No. 5 Utah Jazz (48-34)

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2018 NBA Playoff Bracket

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