An NBA lockout forced the regular season to be shortened to 50 games per team and the All-Star Game was canceled.
First RoundBest of 5-game series
|5/9||at LA Lakers (4)||L||100-101||0-1|
|5/11||at LA Lakers (4)||L||98-110||0-2|
|5/13||vs LA Lakers (4)||W||102-88||1-2|
|5/15||vs LA Lakers (4)||L||88-98||1-3|