How will NBA playoffs work this year?

How will the 2021 NBA playoffs work?

Format. The NBA Board of Governors approved a format for the 2020–21 season to have a play-in tournament involving the teams that ranked 7th through 10th in each conference. The 7th place team and 8th place team participate in the double-chance game, with the winner advancing to the playoffs as the 7-seed.

What is the format of the NBA Playoffs 2020?

Under the NBA’s regular playoff format, the eight teams with the most wins in each conference qualified for the playoffs. The seedings were based on each team’s record. Each conference’s bracket was fixed; there was no reseeding.

Is NBA Playoffs Best of 5 or 7?

Both conferences conduct the playoffs in the traditional bracket format. All rounds are best-of-seven series. Series are played in the 2–2–1–1–1 format, meaning the team with home-court advantage hosts games 1, 2, 5, and 7, while their opponent hosts games 3, 4, and 6, with games 5, 6 and 7 being played if needed.

Who won the playoffs NBA?

NBA & ABA Champions

Finals
Year Lg Champion
2020 NBA Los Angeles Lakers
2019 NBA Toronto Raptors
2018 NBA Golden State Warriors

Who won most NBA titles?

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