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Watch the NBA Playoffs live on Sky Sports

Friday 12 April 2019 07:55, UK

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Every round of the NBA playoffs will be live on Sky Sports from April 13

The NBA has announced the full schedule for first-round playoff matchups, including the games you can watch live on Sky Sports.

The 2019 NBA Playoffs will begin on Saturday, April 13 and you can watch some of the league's biggest names in postseason action.

Playoff Picture: Who plays who?

Playoff Picture: Who plays who?

Who will your favourite team face when the playoffs begin on April 13?

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With double-headers scheduled on Saturday and Sunday evenings, you can follow your team's progress without having to stay up through the night.

Magic @ Raptors free on Sky Sports

Magic @ Raptors free on Sky Sports

Watch Orlando take on Toronto in game one via a free live stream on skysports.com, Sky Sports mobile app and YouTube

Discover the full first-round Playoff schedule below, featuring 12 live games on Sky Sports Arena from April 13-21.

Further live games will be announced as the first-round develops.

Eastern Conference - First Round

(1) Milwaukee Bucks vs (8) Detroit Pistons

Giannis Antetokounmpo finishes at the rim against the Clippers

Game 1: Mon, April 15 - Detroit at Milwaukee, 12am
Game 2: Thu, April 18 - Detroit at Milwaukee, 1am
Game 3: Sun, April 21 - Milwaukee at Detroit, 1am
Game 4: Tues, April 23 - Milwaukee at Detroit, 1am
*Game 5: Wed, April 24 - Detroit at Milwaukee, TBD
*Game 6: Fri, April 26 - Milwaukee at Detroit, TBD
*Game 7: Sun, April 28 - Detroit at Milwaukee, TBD

(2) Toronto Raptors vs (7) Orlando Magic

Kawhi Leonard attacks the rim against Utah

Game 1: Sat, April 13 - Orlando at Toronto, 10pm, live on Sky Sports Arena
Game 2: Weds, April 17 - Orlando at Toronto, 1am
Game 3: Sat, April 20 - Toronto at Orlando, 12am
Game 4: Mon, April 22 - Toronto at Orlando, 12am
*Game 5: Tue, April 23 - Orlando at Toronto, TBD
*Game 6: Thu, April 25 - Toronto at Orlando, TBD
*Game 7: Sat, April 27 - Orlando at Toronto, TBD

(3) Philadelphia 76ers vs (6) Brooklyn Nets

Joel Embiid might not be ready to play at the start of the postseason, according to Elton Brand

Game 1: Sat, April 13 - Brooklyn at Philadelphia, 7:30pm, live on Sky Sports Arena
Game 2: Tues, April 16 - Brooklyn at Philadelphia, 1am
Game 3: Fri, April 19 - Philadelphia at Brooklyn, 1am
Game 4: Sat, April 20 - Philadelphia at Brooklyn, 8pm, live on Sky Sports Arena
*Game 5: Tue, April 23 - Brooklyn at Philadelphia TBD
*Game 6: Thu, April 25 - Philadelphia at Brooklyn TBD
*Game 7: Sat, April 27 - Brooklyn at Philadelphia, TBD

(4) Boston Celtics vs (5) Indiana Pacers

Kyrie Irving #11 of the Boston Celtics reacts against the Miami Heat during the second half at American Airlines Arena on April 03, 2019 in Miami, Florida.

Game 1: Sun, April 14 - Indiana at Boston, 6pm, live on Sky Sports Arena
Game 2: Thurs, April 18 - Indiana at Boston, 12am
Game 3: Sat, April 20 - Boston at Indiana, 1:30am, live on Sky Sports Arena
Game 4: Sun, April 21 - Boston at Indiana, 6pm, live on Sky Sports Arena
*Game 5: Wed, April 24 - Indiana at Boston, TBD
*Game 6: Fri, April 26 - Boston at Indiana, TBD
*Game 7: Sun, April 28 - Indiana at Boston, TBD

Western Conference - First Round

(1) Golden State Warriors vs (8) LA Clippers

Kevin Durant celebrates after slamming home a coast-to-coast dunk against the Denver Nuggets

Game 1: Sun, April 14 - LA at Golden State, 1am
Game 2: Tues, April 16 - LA at Golden State, 3:30am
Game 3: Fri, April 19 - Golden State at LA, 3:30am, live on Sky Sports Arena
Game 4: Sun, April 21 - Golden State at LA, 8:30pm, live on Sky Sports Arena
Game 5*: Wed, April 24 - LA at Golden State, TBD
Game 6*: Fri, April 26 - Golden State at LA, TBD
Game 7*: Sun, April 28 - LA at Golden State, TBD

(2) Denver Nuggets vs (7) San Antonio Spurs

Nikola Jokic launches a jump hook against the Wizards

Game 1: Sun, April 14 - San Antonio at Denver, 3:30am
Game 2: Weds, April 17 - San Antonio at Denver, 2am
Game 3: Fri, April 19 - Denver at San Antonio, 2am
Game 4: Sat, April 20 - Denver at San Antonio, 10:30pm, live on Sky Sports Arena
*Game 5: Tue, April 23 San Antonio at Denver, TBD
*Game 6: Thu, April 25 Denver at San Antonio, TBD
*Game 7: Sat, April 27 San Antonio at Denver, TBD

(3) Portland Trail Blazers vs (6) Oklahoma City Thunder

Damian Lillard scores with a breakaway dunk

Game 1: Sun, April 14 - Oklahoma City at Portland, 8:30pm, live on Sky Sports Arena
Game 2: Weds, April 17 - Oklahoma City at Portland, 3:30am, live on Sky Sports Arena
Game 3: Sat, April 20 - Portland at Oklahoma City, 2:30am
Game 4: Mon, April 22 - Portland at Oklahoma City, 2:30am
*Game 5: Tue, April 23 - Oklahoma City at Portland, TBD
*Game 6: Thu, April 25 - Portland at Oklahoma City, TBD
*Game 7: Sat, April 27 - Oklahoma City at Portland, TBD

(4) Houston Rockets vs (5) Utah Jazz

James Harden lofts a floater against the Atlanta Hawks

Game 1: Mon, April 15 - Utah at Houston, 2:30am
Game 2: Thurs, April 18 - Utah at Houston, 2:30am, live on Sky Sports Arena
Game 3: Sun, April 21 - Houston at Utah, 3:30am
Game 4: Tues, April 23 - Houston at Utah, 3:30am
*Game 5: Wed, April 24 - Utah at Houston, TBD
*Game 6: Fri, April 26 - Houston at Utah, TBD
*Game 7: Sun, April 28 - Utah at Houston, TBD

Additional scheduling information, including tip times for each game, will be furnished as soon as possible consistent with the need to fulfill league obligations.

If first round series are completed in six games or fewer, the Conference semi-finals may move up to begin on either Saturday, April 28 or Sunday, April 29.

* - If necessary

TBD - To be determined

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