2021 State Farm NBA Play-In Tournament

2021 NBA Play-In Tournament schedule

The Play-In Tournament (May 18-21) determines the No. 7 and No. 8 seed in each conference.

Official release

Ja Morant came up huge (35 points) to carry the Grizzlies past the Warriors to clinch the No. 8 seed in the West.

Please be advised of the schedule for the 2021 State Farm NBA Play-In Tournament:

Tuesday, May 18

• Game 1 (East 9/10): Pacers 144, Hornets 117

• Game 2 (East 7/8): Celtics 118, Wizards 100

Wednesday, May 19

• Game 3 (West 9/10): Grizzlies 100, Spurs 96

• Game 4: (West 7/8): Lakers 103, Warriors 100

Thursday, May 20

• East: Wizards 142, Pacers 115

Friday, May 21

• West: Grizzlies 117, Warriors 112


*All games in the Play-In Tournament are exclusive network telecasts on ESPN or TNT, and not available for local telecasts.


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