2020 Nba Playoff

2020 Nba Playoff News

NBA: Oklahoma City Thunder force Game 7 vs. Houston Rockets; Miami Heat beat Milwaukee Bucks in opener
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NBA: Oklahoma City Thunder force Game 7 vs. Houston Rockets; Miami Heat beat Milwaukee Bucks in opener

Thunder and Rockets' Game 7 will be Wednesday night, with the winner advancing to face the top-seeded Los Angeles Lakers.

NBA: Jamal Murray scores 50 points, Denver Nuggets force Game 7 with Utah Jazz; Los Angeles Clippers eliminate Dallas Mavericks
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NBA: Jamal Murray scores 50 points, Denver Nuggets force Game 7 with Utah Jazz; Los Angeles Clippers eliminate Dallas Mavericks

Denver Nuggets and Utah Jazz will go at it one more time on Tuesday night, with the winner advancing to face the Los Angeles Clippers.

NBA: Portland Trail Blazers say Damian Lillard leaving bubble for tests on injured knee
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NBA: Portland Trail Blazers say Damian Lillard leaving bubble for tests on injured knee

Even if the playoffs resume and the Blazers were to extend their series, Lillard would have to miss several days anyway simply for leaving the bubble. He would have to quarantine for at least four days upon his return.

NBA: Dallas Mavericks' Luka Doncic insists left ankle injury is just 'a little sprain', 'not that bad'
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NBA: Dallas Mavericks' Luka Doncic insists left ankle injury is just 'a little sprain', 'not that bad'

Doncic twisted the ankle and hit the court, clearly in pain. He hopped to the sideline and was helped to the locker room, returning in the fourth quarter with the ankle heavily taped.

NBA: Portland Trail Blazers coach says Damian Lillard will play against Los Angeles Lakers despite dislocated left finger
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NBA: Portland Trail Blazers coach says Damian Lillard will play against Los Angeles Lakers despite dislocated left finger

Lillard has been a revelation since the NBA restarted, powering Portland through the seeding games and a play-in game against the Grizzlies that gave the Blazers their shot at Lakers

NBA: Top seeds back on terms as Los Angeles Lakers, Milwaukee Bucks bounce back in playoffs
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NBA: Top seeds back on terms as Los Angeles Lakers, Milwaukee Bucks bounce back in playoffs

Anthony Davis, who struggled in Game 1, led Los Angeles Lakers with 31 points and pulled down 11 rebounds in 29 minutes.

NBA Playoff: Orlando Magic upset top-seeded Milwaukee Bucks, Portland Trail Blazers beat LA Lakers in series opener
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NBA Playoff: Orlando Magic upset top-seeded Milwaukee Bucks, Portland Trail Blazers beat LA Lakers in series opener

Nikola Vucevic scored a playoff career-high 35 points and had 14 rebounds, as the Orlando Magic stunned the top-seeded Milwaukee Bucks 122-110 in the NBA's fan-free Disney World bubble.

NBA: Los Angeles Clippers rally to beat Dallas Mavericks, Denver Nuggets edge Utah Jazz in OT
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NBA: Los Angeles Clippers rally to beat Dallas Mavericks, Denver Nuggets edge Utah Jazz in OT

Kawhi Leonard had 29 points and 12 rebounds, and the Clippers got a big boost from the ejection of Kristaps Porzingis to beat the Dallas Mavericks 118-110 in Game 1 of their Western Conference playoff

NBA: Pool money to milestones awaiting, 10 things to know before playoffs
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NBA: Pool money to milestones awaiting, 10 things to know before playoffs

Playoff teams will split a record $23,287,266 for making the NBA postseason, a figure that's up about $1.6 million from last year.