Monthly Archives: April 2018

NBA Playoffs 2018 Game 1 Schedule

The 2018 NBA playoffs tipped off Sunday with four series-opening games: Spurs at Warriors, Wizards at Raptors, Heat at 76ers and Pelicans at Trail Blazers.  

Monday features four more Game 1s: Bucks at Celtics, Pacers at Cavs, Jazz at Thunder and Timberwolves at Rockets.

NBA playoffs: Scores

Today’s NBA playoff games, scores and how to watch live (all times AEST).

Warriors 113, Spurs 92 – Warriors lead 1-0
Raptors 114, Wizards 106 – Raptors lead 1-0
Sixers 130, Heat 103 – Sixers lead 1-0
Pelicans 87, Blazers – Pelcians lead 1-0

NBA playoff schedule

Monday April 16
3:00am – Bucks @ Celtics – NBA League Pass
5:30am Pacers at Cavaliers – NBA League Pass
8:30am – Jazz at Thunder – NBA League Pass
11:00am – Wolves at Rockets – NBA League Pass
Tuesday April 17
10:00am – Heat at Sixers – ESPN
12:30pm – Spurs at Warriors  – ESPN
Wednesday Aprill 18
9:00am – Wizards at Raptors – NBA League Pass
10:00am – BUcks at Celtics – NBA League Pass
12:30pm – Pelicans at Blazers – NBA League Pass
Thursday April 19
9:00am – Pacers at Cavaliers – ESPN
10:00am – Jazz at Thunder . -NBA League Pass
11:30am – Wolves at Rockets – ESPN
Friday April 20
9:00am – 76ers at Heat – ESPN
11:00am – Blazers at Pelicans – NBA League Pass
11:30am – Warriors at Spurs – ESPN
Saturday April 21
9:00am – Cavaliers at Pacers – ESPN
10:00am – Raptors at Wizards – NBA League Pass
11:30am – Celtics at Bucks – ESPN
Sunday April 22
4:30am – 76ers at Heat – NBA League Pass
7:00am – Blazers at Pelicans – NBA League Pass
9:30am – Rockets at Wolves – ESPN
12:00pm – Thunder at Jazz – NBA League Pass
Monday April 23
3:00am – Celtics at Bucks – NBA League Pass
5:30am – Warriors at Spurs – NBA League Pass
8:00am – Raptors at Spurs – NBA League Pass
10:30am – Cavaliers at Pacers – NBA League Pass
Tuesday April 24
10:00am – Rockets at Wolves – ESPN
12:30pm – Thunder at Jazz – ESPN
Wednesday April 25
*TBD – Bucks at Celtics –
*TBD – Heat at Sixers
*TBD – Spurs at Warriors
*TBD – Pelicans at Blazers –
Thursday April 26
*TBD – Wizards at Raptors
*TBD – Pacers at Cavaliers –
*TBD – Jazz at Thunder –
*TBD – Wolves at Rockets –
Friday April 27
*TBD – Celtics at Bucks –
*TBD – 76ers at Heat –
*TBD – Warriors at Spurs –
*TBD – Blazers at Pelicans –
Saturday April 28
*TBD – Raptors at Wizards –
*TBD – Cavaliers at Pacers –
*TBD – Rockets at Wolves –
*TBD – Thunder at Jazz –
Sunday April 29
*TBD –  Bucks at Celtics –
*TBD – Heat at 76ers –
*TBD – Spurs at Warriors –
*TBD – Pelicans at Blazers –

Results:

Pelicans 97 Trail Blazers 95

The sixth-seed New Orleans Pelicans are the only road team to get a win on the opening day of the NBA playoffs, grabbing a 97-95 win over the Portland Trail Blazers.

Anthony Davis poured in 35 points, while Rajon Rondo dished out 17 assists as the Pelicans grabbed stole home court advantage.

76ers 130 Heat 103

The Philadelphia 76ers got their playoff campaign off to a solid start with an emphatic 130-103 win, after trailing at half-time.

Ben Simmons fell one rebound shy of a triple-double, while JJ Redick led all scorers with 28 points, one of three Sixers to score 20 + points. Dario Saric (20 pts) and Marco Belinelli (25 pts).

Raptors 114 Wizards 106

The Raptors end their 10-game losing streak in Game 1’s, with a 114-106 win over the Washington Wizards.

Serge Ibaka led the way with 23 points and 12 rebounds, while five other Raptors scored in double figures on the night.

Warriors 113 Spurs 92

The Golden State Warriors started their playoff run on the right foot, notching a 113-92 victory over the Spurs in Game 1.

Klay Thompson led the way with 27 points, including 5-of-6 from the three-point line, while Kevin Durant added 24 on the night.