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Sport NBA playoff bracket 2021: Updated TV schedule, scores, results for Round 2

05:55  17 june  2021
05:55  17 june  2021 Source:   sportingnews.com

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Which teams will reach the Eastern and Western Conference finals? We will soon find out as the 2021 NBA playoffs move to the second round.

There hasn't been much drama on the East side of the playoff bracket so far. The Bucks swept the Heat in dominating fashion, and the 76ers, Nets and Hawks each ended their first-round series in five games.

The West, though, saw two first-round series last six games, and the Clippers and Mavericks are heading to a win-or-go-home Game 7. Let's hope the Western Conference semifinals are just as competitive as those matchups.

Below you'll find everything you need to know about watching the 2021 NBA playoffs, including series-by-series TV schedules.

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NBA scores & results

Eastern Conference second-round schedule, results

(1) 76ers vs. (5) Hawks: Series tied 2-2

Date Game Time (ET) National TV
June 6 Hawks 128, 76ers 124 1 p.m. ABC / fuboTV
June 8 76ers 118, Hawks 102 7:30 p.m. TNT
June 11 76ers 127, Hawks 111 7:30 p.m. ESPN / fuboTV
June 14 Hawks 103, 76ers 100 7:30 p.m. TNT
June 16 Game 5 7:30 p.m. TNT
June 18 Game 6 7:30 p.m. ESPN / fuboTV
June 20 Game 7* TBD TBD

* If necessary

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(2) Nets vs. (3) Bucks: Brooklyn leads 3-2

Date Game Time (ET) National TV
June 5 Nets 115, Bucks 107 7:30 p.m. TNT
June 7 Nets 125, Bucks 86 7:30 p.m. TNT
June 10 Bucks 86, Nets 83 7:30 p.m. ESPN / fuboTV
June 13 Bucks 107, Nets 96 3 p.m. ABC / fuboTV
June 15 Nets 114, Bucks 108 8:30 p.m. TNT
June 17 Game 6 8:30 p.m. ESPN / fuboTV
June 19 Game 7* TBD TNT

* If necessary

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Western Conference second-round schedule, results

(1) Jazz vs. (4) Clippers: Series tied 2-2

Date Game Time (ET) National TV
June 8 Jazz 112, Clippers 109 10 p.m. TNT
June 10 Jazz 117, Clippers 111 10 p.m. ESPN / fuboTV
June 12 Clippers 132, Jazz 106 8:30 p.m. ABC / fuboTV
June 14 Clippers 118, Jazz 104 10 p.m. TNT
June 16 Game 5 10 p.m. TNT
June 18 Game 6 10 p.m. ESPN / fuboTV
June 20 Game 7* TBD TBD

* If necessary

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  Report: Suns star Chris Paul tests positive for COVID-19 Paul will be sidelined indefinitely, and his status for the Western Conference Finals is unclear. According to The Athletic's Shams Charania, the isolation period for a vaccinated individual could be shorter than an unvaccinated individual. The Suns await the winner of the Los Angeles Clippers-Utah Jazz series, which is currently tied 2-2. If Paul is unable to compete in the Western Conference Finals, it'll be a huge blow for the Suns, who are back in the conference finals for the first time since the 2009-10 campaign. Paul is averaging 15.7 points, 8.7 assists and 4.1 rebounds per game this postseason.

(2) Suns vs. (3) Nuggets: Phoenix wins 4-0

Game Result
Game 1 Suns 122, Nuggets 105
Game 2 Suns 123, Nuggets 98
Game 3 Suns 116, Nuggets 102
Game 4 Suns 125, Nuggets 118

Eastern Conference first-round results

(1) 76ers vs. (8) Wizards: Philadelphia wins 4-1

Game Result
Game 1 76ers 125, Wizards 118
Game 2 76ers 120, Wizards 95
Game 3 76ers 132, Wizards 103
Game 4 Wizards 122, 76ers 114
Game 5 76ers 129, Wizards 112

(2) Nets vs. (7) Celtics: Brooklyn wins 4-1

Game Result
Game 1 Nets 104, Celtics 93
Game 2 Nets 130, Celtics 108
Game 3 Celtics 125, Nets 119
Game 4 Nets 141, Celtics 126
Game 5 Nets 123, Celtics 109

(3) Bucks vs. (6) Heat: Milwaukee wins 4-0

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Game Result
Game 1 Bucks 109, Heat 107 (OT)
Game 2 Bucks 132, Heat 98
Game 3 Bucks 113, Heat 84
Game 4 Bucks 120, Heat 103

(4) Knicks vs. (5) Hawks: Atlanta wins 4-1

Game Result
Game 1 Hawks 107, Knicks 105
Game 2 Knicks 101, Hawks 92
Game 3 Hawks 105, Knicks 94
Game 4 Hawks 113, Knicks 96
Game 5 Hawks 103, Knicks 89

Western Conference first-round results

(1) Jazz vs. (8) Grizzlies: Utah wins 4-1

Game Result
Game 1 Grizzlies 112, Jazz 109
Game 2 Jazz 141, Grizzlies 129
Game 3 Jazz 121, Grizzlies 111
Game 4 Jazz 120, Grizzlies 113
Game 5 Jazz 126, Grizzlies 110

(2) Suns vs. (7) Lakers: Phoenix wins 4-2

Game Result
Game 1 Suns 99, Lakers 90
Game 2 Lakers 109, Suns 102
Game 3 Lakers 109, Suns 95
Game 4 Suns 100, Lakers 92
Game 5 Suns 115, Lakers 85
Game 6 Suns 113, Lakers 100

(3) Nuggets vs. (6) Trail Blazers: Denver wins 4-2

Game Result
Game 1 Trail Blazers 123, Nuggets 109
Game 2 Nuggets 128, Trail Blazers 109
Game 3 Nuggets 120, Trail Blazers 115
Game 4 Trail Blazers 115, Nuggets 95
Game 5 Nuggets 147, Trail Blazers 140 (2OT)
Game 6 Nuggets 126, Trail Blazers 115

(4) Clippers vs. (5) Mavericks: Los Angeles wins 4-3

Game Result
Game 1 Mavericks 113, Clippers 103
Game 2 Mavericks 127, Clippers 121
Game 3 Clippers 118, Mavericks 108
Game 4 Clippers 106, Mavericks 81
Game 5 Mavericks 105, Clippers 100
Game 6 Clippers 104, Mavericks 97
Game 7 Clippers 126, Mavericks 111

Doc Rivers upset with Sixers reverting to ‘hero ball’ .
The Sixers blew an 18-point lead in Game 4 vs. the Hawks and coach Doc Rivers wasn’t thrilled with the way the team “went back to hero basketball.” “Everybody wanted to be the hero, instead of trusting the team, trusting each other. So when you do that, you usually lose,” Rivers told FortyEightMinutes and other media via zoom. "Especially, when the other team outworks you the whole F—— game.”Rivers indicated that there wasn’t any one player responsible for the style of play but rather, it was everyone on the squad.“When guys are open, we have to pass it to them,” Rivers continued.

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