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Predicting The 2017 NBA Playoffs – Second Round

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Basketball Insiders writers and editors will weigh in with predictions all throughout the 2017 NBA Playoffs. Here is how they see the First round:

 

2017 NBA Playoffs - Semi-Conference Finals

Eastern Conference

(1) Boston Celtics vs. (4) Washington Wizards

Michael
Scotto
  Ben
Dowsett
  Moke
Hamilton
  Jesse
Blancarte
  Steve
Kyler
 
 
 
Boston Celtics
in
6 Games

Washington Wizards
in
6 Games

(2) Cleveland Cavaliers vs. (3) Toronto Raptors

Michael
Scotto
  Ben
Dowsett
  Moke
Hamilton
  Jesse
Blancarte
  Steve
Kyler
Cleveland Cavaliers
in
5 Games

Cleveland Cavaliers
in
5 Games

Cleveland Cavaliers
in
6 Games

Cleveland Cavaliers
in
6 Games

Cleveland Cavaliers
in
5 Games

Western Conference

(1) Golden State Warriors vs.

Michael
Scotto
  Ben
Dowsett
  Moke
Hamilton
  Jesse
Blancarte
  Steve
Kyler
 
 
 
 
 

(2) San Antonio Spurs vs. (3) Houston Rockets

Michael
Scotto
  Ben
Dowsett
  Moke
Hamilton
  Jesse
Blancarte
  Steve
Kyler
Houston Rockets
in
6 Games

Houston Rockets
in
6 Games

San Antonio Spurs
in
6 Games

San Antonio Spurs
in
7 Games

Houston Rockets
in
6 Games


2017 NBA Playoffs - First Round

Eastern Conference

(1) Boston Celtics vs. (8) Chicago Bulls

Michael
Scotto
  Ben
Dowsett
  Moke
Hamilton
  Jesse
Blancarte
  Steve
Kyler
Boston Celtics
in
5 Games

Boston Celtics
in
6 Games

Boston Celtics
in
6 Games

Boston Celtics
in
5 Games

Boston Celtics
in
6 Games

(4) Washington Wizards vs. (5) Atlanta Hawks

Michael
Scotto
  Ben
Dowsett
  Moke
Hamilton
  Jesse
Blancarte
  Steve
Kyler
Washington Wizards
in
7 Games

Washington Wizards
in
4 Games

Washington Wizards
in
6 Games

Washington Wizards
in
6 Games

Washington Wizards
in
5 Games

(3) Toronto Raptors vs. (6) Milwaukee Bucks

Michael
Scotto
  Ben
Dowsett
  Moke
Hamilton
  Jesse
Blancarte
  Steve
Kyler
Toronto Raptors
in
6 Games

Toronto Raptors
in
7 Games

Toronto Raptors
in
7 Games

Toronto Raptors
in
6 Games

Toronto Raptors
in
6 Games

(2) Cleveland Cavaliers vs. (7) Indiana Pacers

Michael
Scotto
  Ben
Dowsett
  Moke
Hamilton
  Jesse
Blancarte
  Steve
Kyler
Cleveland Cavaliers

in
5 Games

 

Cleveland Cavaliers

in
5 Games


Cleveland Cavaliers

in
5 Games 


Cleveland Cavaliers

in
6 Games


Cleveland Cavaliers

in
6 Games

Western Conference

(1) Golden State Warriors vs. (8) Portland Trail Blazers

Michael
Scotto
  Ben
Dowsett
  Moke
Hamilton
  Jesse
Blancarte
  Steve
Kyler
Golden State Warriors
in
5 Games

Golden State Warriors
in
4 Games

Golden State Warriors
in
5 Games

Golden State Warriors
in
5 Games

Golden State Warriors
in
5 Games

(4) L.A. Clippers vs. (5) Utah Jazz

Michael
Scotto
  Ben
Dowsett
  Moke
Hamilton
  Jesse
Blancarte
  Steve
Kyler
Los Angeles Clippers
in
7 Games

Los Angeles Clippers
in
7 Games

Los Angeles Clippers
in
7 Games

Los Angeles Clippers
in
6 Games

Los Angeles Clippers
in
6 Games

(3) Houston Rockets vs. (6) Oklahoma City Thunder

Michael
Scotto
  Ben
Dowsett
  Moke
Hamilton
  Jesse
Blancarte
  Steve
Kyler
Houston Rockets
in
6 Games

Oklahoma City Thunder
in
7 Games

Houston Rockets
in
6 Games

Houston Rockets
in
6 Games

Houston Rockets
in
7 Games

(2) San Antonio Spurs vs. (7) Memphis Grizzlies

Michael
Scotto
  Ben
Dowsett
  Moke
Hamilton
  Jesse
Blancarte
  Steve
Kyler
San Antonio Spurs
in
6 Games

San Antonio Spurs
in
5 Games

San Antonio Spurs
in
6 Games

San Antonio Spurs
in
5 Games

San Antonio Spurs
in
5 Games

Picks will be updated for each round of the post-season all the way to and through the NBA Finals.

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