An NBA lockout delayed the start of the regular season from November 1 to December 25, reducing the regular season from 82 to 66 games.

First Round

Best of 7 series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
Apr 29 Celtics 74 - 83 Hawks ATL 1-0
May 1 Celtics 87 - 80 Hawks Tied 1-1
May 4 Hawks 84 - 90
OT
Celtics BOS 2-1
May 6 Hawks 79 - 101 Celtics BOS 3-1
May 8 Celtics 86 - 87 Hawks BOS 3-2
May 10 Hawks 80 - 83 Celtics BOS 4-2

First Round

Best of 7 series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
Apr 28 76ers 91 - 103 Bulls CHI 1-0
May 1 76ers 109 - 92 Bulls Tied 1-1
May 4 Bulls 74 - 79 76ers PHI 2-1
May 6 Bulls 82 - 89 76ers PHI 3-1
May 8 76ers 69 - 77 Bulls PHI 3-2
May 10 Bulls 78 - 79 76ers PHI 4-2

First Round

Best of 7 series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
Apr 28 Mavericks 98 - 99 Thunder OKC 1-0
Apr 30 Mavericks 99 - 102 Thunder OKC 2-0
May 3 Thunder 95 - 79 Mavericks OKC 3-0
May 5 Thunder 103 - 97 Mavericks OKC 4-0

First Round

Best of 7 series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
Apr 29 Nuggets 88 - 103 Lakers LAL 1-0
May 1 Nuggets 100 - 104 Lakers LAL 2-0
May 4 Lakers 84 - 99 Nuggets LAL 2-1
May 6 Lakers 92 - 88 Nuggets LAL 3-1
May 8 Nuggets 102 - 99 Lakers LAL 3-2
May 10 Lakers 96 - 113 Nuggets Tied 3-3
May 12 Nuggets 87 - 96 Lakers LAL 4-3

First Round

Best of 7 series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
Apr 28 Magic 81 - 77 Pacers ORL 1-0
Apr 30 Magic 78 - 93 Pacers Tied 1-1
May 2 Pacers 97 - 74 Magic IND 2-1
May 5 Pacers 101 - 99
OT
Magic IND 3-1
May 8 Magic 87 - 105 Pacers IND 4-1

First Round

Best of 7 series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
Apr 29 Clippers 99 - 98 Grizzlies LAC 1-0
May 2 Clippers 98 - 105 Grizzlies Tied 1-1
May 5 Grizzlies 86 - 87 Clippers LAC 2-1
May 7 Grizzlies 97 - 101
OT
Clippers LAC 3-1
May 9 Clippers 80 - 92 Grizzlies LAC 3-2
May 11 Grizzlies 90 - 88 Clippers Tied 3-3
May 13 Clippers 82 - 72 Grizzlies LAC 4-3

First Round

Best of 7 series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
Apr 28 Knicks 67 - 100 Heat MIA 1-0
Apr 30 Knicks 94 - 104 Heat MIA 2-0
May 3 Heat 87 - 70 Knicks MIA 3-0
May 6 Heat 87 - 89 Knicks MIA 3-1
May 9 Knicks 94 - 106 Heat MIA 4-1

First Round

Best of 7 series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
Apr 29 Jazz 91 - 106 Spurs SA 1-0
May 2 Jazz 83 - 114 Spurs SA 2-0
May 5 Spurs 102 - 90 Jazz SA 3-0
May 7 Spurs 87 - 81 Jazz SA 4-0

Conference Semifinals

Best of 7 series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
May 12 76ers 91 - 92 Celtics BOS 1-0
May 14 76ers 82 - 81 Celtics Tied 1-1
May 16 Celtics 107 - 91 76ers BOS 2-1
May 18 Celtics 83 - 92 76ers Tied 2-2
May 21 76ers 85 - 101 Celtics BOS 3-2
May 23 Celtics 75 - 82 76ers Tied 3-3
May 26 76ers 75 - 85 Celtics BOS 4-3

Conference Semifinals

Best of 7 series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
May 13 Pacers 86 - 95 Heat MIA 1-0
May 15 Pacers 78 - 75 Heat Tied 1-1
May 17 Heat 75 - 94 Pacers IND 2-1
May 20 Heat 101 - 93 Pacers Tied 2-2
May 22 Pacers 83 - 115 Heat MIA 3-2
May 24 Heat 105 - 93 Pacers MIA 4-2

Conference Semifinals

Best of 7 series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
May 15 Clippers 92 - 108 Spurs SA 1-0
May 17 Clippers 88 - 105 Spurs SA 2-0
May 19 Spurs 96 - 86 Clippers SA 3-0
May 20 Spurs 102 - 99 Clippers SA 4-0

Conference Semifinals

Best of 7 series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
May 14 Lakers 90 - 119 Thunder OKC 1-0
May 16 Lakers 75 - 77 Thunder OKC 2-0
May 18 Thunder 96 - 99 Lakers OKC 2-1
May 19 Thunder 103 - 100 Lakers OKC 3-1
May 21 Lakers 90 - 106 Thunder OKC 4-1

Conference Finals

Best of 7 series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
May 28 Celtics 79 - 93 Heat MIA 1-0
May 30 Celtics 111 - 115
OT
Heat MIA 2-0
Jun 1 Heat 91 - 101 Celtics MIA 2-1
Jun 3 Heat 91 - 93
OT
Celtics Tied 2-2
Jun 5 Celtics 94 - 90 Heat BOS 3-2
Jun 7 Heat 98 - 79 Celtics Tied 3-3
Jun 9 Celtics 88 - 101 Heat MIA 4-3

Conference Finals

Best of 7 series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
May 27 Thunder 98 - 101 Spurs SA 1-0
May 29 Thunder 111 - 120 Spurs SA 2-0
May 31 Spurs 82 - 102 Thunder SA 2-1
Jun 2 Spurs 103 - 109 Thunder Tied 2-2
Jun 4 Thunder 108 - 103 Spurs OKC 3-2
Jun 6 Spurs 99 - 107 Thunder OKC 4-2

NBA Finals

Best of 7 series
DateAwayScoreHomeSeries
Jun 12 Heat 94 - 105 Thunder OKC 1-0
Jun 14 Heat 100 - 96 Thunder Tied 1-1
Jun 17 Thunder 85 - 91 Heat MIA 2-1
Jun 19 Thunder 98 - 104 Heat MIA 3-1
Jun 21 Thunder 106 - 121 Heat MIA 4-1

Champions: Miami Heat

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