NBA playoffs bracket 2018: Conference finals are here, so let's look at the matchups

And just like that, the Celtics and Rockets are each one win away from the NBA Finals. No, really, the Celtics and Rockets. The Celtics took Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals at home against the Cavaliers to take a 3-2 series lead, then the Rockets did the same thing in their Western Conference finals matchup with the defending champion Warriors.

Here's a look at the full playoff bracket, with an NBA Jam theme for the vintage video game crowd:

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NBA Playoff bracket Igor Mello/CBS Sports

Click for full breakdowns:

NBA Western Conference Playoff Bracket

No. 1 Rockets vs. No. 2 Warriors

NBA Eastern Conference Playoff Bracket

No. 2 Celtics vs. No. 4 Cavaliers

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