Seven teams remain in the battle for the 2022 NBA title, and the playoffs have their first conference finalist. The Miami Heat ousted the Philadelphia 76ers and reached the Eastern Conference finals on Thursday night with a Game 6 win. The Golden State Warriors and Milwaukee Bucks both lead their respective series, 3-2, over the Memphis Grizzlies and Boston Celtics. Game 6 in those series is set for Friday night.
There will also be at least one Game 7 in the second round. The Dallas Mavericks tied up their series vs. the Phoenix Suns on Thursday night with a Game 6 win, setting up a winner-take-all Game 7 on Sunday.
The full 2022 NBA playoff bracket and this week’s schedule can be found below. Every game on NBATV, ESPN, ESPN2 or ABC can be streamed via fuboTV (Try for free).
This week’s playoff schedule
(All times U.S./Eastern)
Thursday, May 12
Game 6: Heat 99, 76ers 90
Game 6: Mavericks 113, Suns 86
Friday, May 13
Game 6: Bucks at Celtics, 7:30 p.m. (ESPN)
Game 6: Grizzlies at Warriors, 10 p.m. (ESPN)
Saturday, May 14
No games scheduled
Sunday, May 15
Game 7*: Bucks at Celtics, 3:30 p.m. (ABC)
Game 7: Suns at Mavericks, TBD (TBD)
Monday, May 16
Game 7*: Warriors at Grizzlies, 8:30 p.m. (TNT)