NBA Playoff games today 2022: Live scores, TV schedule & more to watch Sunday’s matchups

NBA Playoff games today 2022: Live scores, TV schedule & more to watch Sunday’s matchups

Welcome to May Madness.

The 2022 NBA Playoff bracket is down to its usual 16 teams after a Play-In Tournament that featured both thrilling endings and brutal blowouts. Now comes the constant barrage of postseason contests as contenders fight for the right to hold the Larry O’Brien trophy.

Wondering which games are on today’s slate? You’ve come to the right place.

Here’s everything you need to know about watching NBA Playoff games, including a complete TV schedule with updated start times and channels.

MORE: Watch the NBA Playoffs on Sling TV (U.S. only)

NBA Playoff games today

Here’s the full schedule of NBA Playoff games for Sunday, April 17:

April 17 schedule

Game Time (ET) National TV (US)
Hawks vs. Heat 1 p.m. TNT
Nets vs. Celtics 3:30 p.m. ABC
Bulls vs. Bucks 6:30 p.m. TNT
Pelicans vs. Suns 9 p.m. TNT

Check out SN’s live scoreboard for stats and more.

NBA Playoff bracket 2022

NBA Playoff Bracket 2022

How to watch NBA Playoff games

NBA Playoff games will once again be broadcast on ABC, ESPN, NBA TV and TNT. Every NBA Finals game will be shown exclusively on ABC.

The primary outlets for live streaming 2022 NBA Playoff games are Watch ESPN and Watch TNT, both available on desktop and by downloading the mobile apps.

Viewers in the U.S. can stream every NBA Playoff game live on SLING TV. With the SLING Orange Sports Extra package, get $10 off your first month now with access to ESPN, ESPN2, ESPN3, TNT and NBA TV. NBA Playoff games on ABC are simulcast on ESPN3, which is included with SLING Orange, available for $35 per month including $25 the first month for new subscribers.

NBA schedule 2022

April 18

Game Time (ET) National TV (US)
Raptors vs. 76ers 7:30 p.m. TNT
Jazz vs. Mavericks 8:30 p.m. NBA TV
Nuggets vs. Warriors 10 p.m. TNT

April 19

Game Time (ET) National TV (US)
Hawks vs. Heat 7:30 p.m. TNT
Timberwolves vs. Grizzlies 8:30 p.m. NBA TV
Pelicans vs. Suns 10 p.m. TNT

April 20

Game Time (ET) National TV (US)
Nets vs. Celtics 7 p.m. TNT
76ers vs. Raptors 8 p.m. NBA TV
Bulls vs. Bucks 9:30 p.m. TNT

April 21

Game Time (ET) National TV (US)
Grizzlies vs. Timberwolves 7:30 p.m. TNT
Mavericks vs. Jazz 9 p.m. NBA TV
Warriors vs. Nuggets 10 p.m. TNT

April 22

Game Time (ET) National TV (US)
Heat vs. Hawks 7 p.m. ESPN
Bucks vs. Bulls 8:30 p.m. ABC
Suns vs. Pelicans 9:30 p.m. ESPN

April 23

Game Time (ET) National TV (US)
76ers vs. Raptors 2 p.m. TNT
Mavericks vs. Jazz 4:30 p.m. TNT
Celtics vs. Nets 7:30 p.m. ESPN
Grizzlies vs. Timberwolves 10 p.m. ESPN

April 24

Game Time (ET) National TV (US)
Bucks vs. Bulls 1 p.m. ABC
Warriors vs. Nuggets 3:30 p.m. ABC
Heat vs. Hawks 7 p.m. TNT
Suns vs. Pelicans 9:30 p.m. TNT