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After the Grizzlies' Game 6 clincher over the Timberwolves on Friday, all the matchups in the second round of the 2022 NBA playoffs are set. Bad news in the East: Khris Middleton is out for No. 3 Milwaukee's series vs. No. 2 Boston, and Joel Embiid is out for at least the first two games with a fractured orbital bone and a concussion as the No. 4 Sixers set to take on the top-seeded Miami Heat.

In the West, it'll be the No. 1 Suns vs. the No. 4 Mavericks, and the No. 2 Grizzlies vs. the No. 3 Warriors.

Below are our staff's picks for each series.

1. Miami Heat vs. 4. Philadelphia 76ers


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Bill Reiter
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Sam Quinn
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Colin Ward-Henninger
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Jack Maloney
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Jasmyn Wimbish
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Brad Botkin
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James Herbert
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Michael Kaskey-Blomain

Reiter's pick: Heat in 5

Quinn's pick: Heat in 5

Ward-Henninger's pick: Heat in 5

Maloney's pick: Heat in 7

Wimbish's pick: Heat in 7

Botkin's pick: Heat in 6

Herbert's pick: Heat in 4

Kaskey-Blomain's pick: Heat in 7

2. Boston Celtics vs. 3. Milwaukee Bucks


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Bill Reiter
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Sam Quinn
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Colin Ward-Henninger
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Jack Maloney
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Jasmyn Wimbish
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Brad Botkin
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James Herbert
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Michael Kaskey-Blomain

Reiter's pick: Celtics in 7

Quinn's pick: Celtics in 5

Ward-Henninger's pick: Celtics in 7

Maloney's pick: Celtics in 6

Wimbish's pick: Celtics in 6

Botkin's pick: Celtics in 7

Herbert's pick: Celtics in 6

Kaskey-Blomain's pick: Celtics in 6

1. Phoenix Suns vs. 4. Dallas Mavericks


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Bill Reiter
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Sam Quinn
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Colin Ward-Henninger
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Jack Maloney
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Jasmyn Wimbish
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Brad Botkin
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James Herbert
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Michael Kaskey-Blomain

Reiter's pick: Suns in 6

Quinn's pick: Suns in 7

Ward-Henninger's pick: Suns in 5

Maloney's pick: Suns in 7

Wimbish's pick: Suns in 7

Botkin's pick: Suns in 7

Herbert's pick: Suns in 6

Kaskey-Blomain's pick: Suns in 6

2. Memphis Grizzlies vs. 3. Golden State Warriors


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Bill Reiter
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Sam Quinn
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Colin Ward-Henninger
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Jack Maloney
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Jasmyn Wimbish
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Brad Botkin
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James Herbert
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Michael Kaskey-Blomain

Reiter's pick: Warriors in 5

Quinn's pick: Warriors in 5

Ward-Henninger's pick: Warriors in 6

Maloney's pick: Warriors in 5

Wimbish's pick: Warriors in 6

Botkin's pick: Warriors in 6

Herbert's pick: Warriors in 6

Kaskey-Blomain's pick: Warriors in 6