First Round
Semi-Finals
Conf. Finals
Finals
BOS 3
NYK 1
ATL 3
MIL 2
CHI 3
CLE 2
DET 3
WAS 2
LAL 3
SA 0
POR 1
UTA 3
DAL 3
HOU 1
DEN 3
SEA 2
BOS 4
ATL 3
DET 4
CHI 1
LAL 4
UTA 3
DEN 2
DAL 4
BOS 2
DET 4
LAL 4
DAL 3
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LAL 4
DET 3
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First Round

Best of 5-game series
Date    OpponentResultScoreSeries
4/29vs New York (8)W  112-92 1-0
5/1vs New York (8)W  128-102 2-0
5/4at New York (8)L  100-109 2-1
5/6at New York (8)W  102-94 3-1

Conference Semifinals

Best of 7-game series
Date    OpponentResultScoreSeries
5/11vs Atlanta (4)W  110-101 1-0
5/13vs Atlanta (4)W  108-97 2-0
5/15at Atlanta (4)L  92-110 2-1
5/16at Atlanta (4)L  109-118 2-2
5/18vs Atlanta (4)L  104-112 2-3
5/20at Atlanta (4)W  102-100 3-3
5/22vs Atlanta (4)W  118-116 4-3

Conference Finals

Best of 7-game series
Date    OpponentResultScoreSeries
5/25vs Detroit (2)L  96-104 0-1
5/26vs Detroit (2)W  119-115
2OT
1-1
5/28at Detroit (2)L  94-98 1-2
5/30at Detroit (2)W  79-78 2-2
6/1vs Detroit (2)L  96-102
OT
2-3
6/3at Detroit (2)L  90-95 2-4
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