2012 NBA Playoff Matchup Preview

Eastern Conference  (as of 4/10/2012)

(1) Chicago (43-14) vs. (8) Philadelphia (29-27)

Regular season series (Bulls lead 2-1)

Feb 1, 2012 Chicago 82, Philadelphia 98

Mar 4, 2012 Chicago 96, Philadelphia 91

Mar 17, 2012 Philadelphia 80, Chicago 89

(2) Miami (40-15) vs. (7) New York Knicks (29-27)

Regular season series (Heat lead 2-0)

Jan 27, 2012 New York 89, Miami 99

Feb 23, 2012 New York 88, Miami 102

Apr 15, 2012 Miami at New York

(3) Indiana (35-22) vs. (6) Orlando (34-23)

Regular season series (Magic leads 3-1)

Jan 24, 2012 Orlando 102, Indiana 83

Jan 29, 2012 Indiana 106, Orlando 85

Feb 4, 2012 Orlando 85, Indiana 81

Mar 11, 2012 Indiana 94, Orlando 107

(4) Boston (32-24) vs. (5) Atlanta (34-23)

Regular season series (Celtics lead 1-0)

Mar 19, 2012 Boston 79, Atlanta 76

Apr 11, 2012 Atlanta at Boston

Apr 20, 2012 Boston at Atlanta

Western Conference  (as of 4/10/2012)



(1) Oklahoma City (42-15) vs. (8) Denver (31-26)

Regular season series (Thunder lead 2-0)

Feb 19, 2012 Denver 118, Oklahoma City 124

Mar 15, 2012 Oklahoma City 103, Denver 90

Apr 25, 2012 Denver at Oklahoma City

(2) San Antonio (40-15) vs. (7) Dallas (31-26)

Regular season series (Series tied 2-2)

Jan 5, 2012 Dallas 71, San Antonio 93

Jan 29, 2012 San Antonio 100, Dallas 101

Mar 17, 2012 San Antonio 99, Dallas 106

Mar 23, 2012 Dallas 87, San Antonio 104

(3) Los Angeles (36-22) vs. (6) Houston (32-25) 

Regular season series (Rockets leads 2-1)

Jan 3, 2012 Houston 99, Los Angeles 108

Mar 20, 2012 Los Angeles 104, Houston 107

Apr 6, 2012 Houston 112, Los Angeles 107

(4) Los Angeles (34-23) vs. (5) Memphis (33-23)

Regular season series (Clippers lead 2-1)

Jan 26, 2012 Memphis 91, Los Angeles 98

Mar 24, 2012 Memphis 85, Los Angeles 101

Apr 9, 2012 Los Angeles 85, Memphis 94

A full NBA Playoff preview report will be provided once the standing have been set.