NBA Playoffs 2018: Scores, bracket, schedule, TV info for every first-round postseason matchup

There are plenty of incredible first-round series taking place right now in the NBA playoffs, and things got much more interesting on Sunday. The Bucks, Cavs and Wizards were all able to even up their series at 2-2, while the Spurs avoided a sweep by beating the Golden State Warriors at home to force a Game 5.

Coming up Monday: The Timberwolves and Thunder will try to avoid falling down 3-1 in their respective series.  

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)

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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)

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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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