NBA Playoff Schedule for 2016

The 2016 NBA Playoff schedule will get started on April 16, 2016. Although Golden State has been the overall favorites to repeat this season, there are a number of teams like the Boston Celtics and San Antonio Spurs who are looking to knock off the defending champs this season. Regardless of how the playoffs work out, NBA fans are in for a treat. We have the basic NBA Playoff Schedule posted for you to print or otherwise use before the final schedule is released. Once the NBA brackets are set, we will post a revised schedule with all of the matchups, TV broadcast, and other information that NBA fans will find useful. The 2016 NBA Playoffs will be the first that do not guarantee divisional champions to be no lower than a four seed in order to reward better performance during the season. The Playoffs will kick off just before the 2016 NBA draft is set to be held, so let the games begin!

2016 NBA Playoff Schedule

2016 NBA Playoffs (Quarterfinals) ScheduleKawhi Leonard

Dates: April 16th, 2016 – Unti Complete
Eastern Conference Quarterfinals Round Schedule

2016 NBA Playoff Schedule
#1 Seed vs #8 Seed
#2 Seed vs #7 Seed
#3 Seed vs #6 Seed
#4 Seed vs #5 Seed

2016 Western Conference Quarterfinals Round Schedule
NBA Playoff Schedule 2016
#1 Seed vs #8 Seed
#2 Seed vs #7 Seed
#3 Seed vs #6 Seed
#4 Seed vs #5 Seed

2016 NBA Playoffs (Conference Semifinals Round) Schedule

Dates: Begin shortly after the 2016 NBA Playoffs Quarterfinals Round is complete on around May 2, 2016.
2016 Eastern Conference Semifinals Round Schedule

NBA Playoff Schedule 2016
Winner #1/#8 Seed vs Winner #4/#5 Seed
Winner #2/#7 Seed vs Winner #3/#6 Seed

2016 Western Conference Semifinals Round Schedule
NBA Playoff Schedule 2016
Winner #1/#8 Seed vs Winner #4/#5 Seed
Winner #2/#7 Seed vs Winner #3/#6 Seed

2016 NBA Playoffs (Conference Finals Round) Schedule

Dates: The start date of the 2016 NBA Playoffs Conference Finals Round is set for May 17th, 2016. This round move up to 7-10 days early depending on the results of the first round of play in the NBA Playoffs.
2016 NBA Playoff Schedule Eastern Conference NBA Playoff Schedule

2016 NBA Playoffs
Winner 2016 NBA Playoffs Semifinals Round #1 vs Winner 2016 NBA Playoffs Semifinals Round #2

2016 Western Conference NBA Playoff Schedule
2016 NBA Playoff Schedule
Winner 2016 NBA Playoffs Semifinals Round #1 vs Winner 2016 NBA Playoffs Semifinals Round #2

2016 NBA Playoff Championship Schedule

Dates: Start on or about June 2th, 2016.
The 2016 NBA Finals will start on or about June 2nd, 2016 based on when the conference finals are over.
The Eastern Conference Champion will take on Western Conference Champion in a best of seven series.

Find a Printable 2016 NBA Playoff Schedule

You can go to Interbasket.net and get a printable 2016 NBA Playoff schedule now, and once the final seeding and matchups are set, update your bracket. This year’s NBA postseason schedule will likely not be set until the final days of the 2016 NBA regular season, and it looks to be an exciting year for basketball fans.