Stay up to date on the seedings and projected matchups for the 2019 NBA playoffs.

By Khadrice Rollins
April 09, 2019

The 2019 playoffs are about to start in a few days and the brackets for both conferences are almost set.

The last day of the regular season is sure to cause some shakeup in the standings, but take a look at how the situation is currently shaping up.

Standings

West

1. Warriors (57-24)—one game remaining
2. Nuggets (53-28)—one game remaining
3. Rockets (53-29)
4. Trail Blazers (52-29)—one game remaining
5. Jazz (50-31)—one game remaining
6. Thunder (48-33)—one game remaining
7. Spurs (47-34)—one game remaining
8. Clippers (47-34)—one game remaining

All eight teams have clinched a playoff berth.

East

1. Bucks (60-21)—one game remaining
2. Raptors (57-24)—one game remaining
3. 76ers (50-31)—one game remaining
4. Celtics (48-33)—one game remaining
5. Pacers (47-34)—one game remaining
6. Nets (41-40)—one game remaining
7. Magic (41-40)—one game remaining
8. Pistons (40-41)—one game remaining
9. Hornets (39-42)—one game remaining

The Bucks, Raptors, 76ers, Celtics and Pacers have all clinched their seeds. The Nets and Magic have also clinched playoff berths.

Matchups

West

First Round

Warriors vs. Clippers
Trail Blazers vs. Jazz
Nuggets vs. Spurs
Rockets vs. Thunder

Second Round

Winner of Warriors/Clippers vs. Winner of Trail Blazers/Jazz
Winner of Nuggets/Spurs vs. Winner of Rockets/Thunder

East

First Round

Bucks vs. Pistons
Celtics vs. Pacers
Raptors vs. Magic
76ers vs. Nets

Second Round

Winner of Bucks/Pistons vs. Winner of Celtics/Pacers
Winner of Raptors/Magic vs. Winner of 76ers/Nets

Tiebreakers

West

• Nuggets own the tiebreaker over the Trail Blazers
• Rockets own the tiebreaker over the Nuggets
• Trail Blazers own the tiebreaker over the Rockets
• Thunder own the head-to-head tiebreaker over the Clippers
• Spurs own the tiebreaker over the Thunder
• Spurs own the tiebreaker over the Clippers
• Rockets leap the Nuggets in a three-way tie with the Trail Blazers because the Trail Blazers automatically drop to fourth as a non-division winner, and then the Houston-Denver head-to-head tiebreaker is applied
• Clippers leap the Thunder if there is a three-way tie with Spurs

East

• Nets own the tiebreaker over the Magic
• Nets own the tiebreaker over the Pistons
• Pistons own the tiebreaker over the Magic
• Hornets own the tiebreaker over the Pistons
• Magic leap the Nets and Pistons in a three-way tie as a division winner

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