The Golden State Warriors are back in the NBA Finals. For the sixth time in eight years and the first time since 2019, the Warriors won the Western Conference. This time, they ousted the Dallas Mavericks and Luka Doncic in five games, closing out the West finals on Thursday night in San Francisco. The 2022 NBA Finals start Thursday, June 2.
So who will the Warriors face? The Boston Celtics, who survived the Miami Heat for a 100-96 Game 7 win in the Eastern Conference finals.
This week’s playoff schedule
(All times U.S./Eastern)
Sunday, May 29
Game 7: Celtics 100, Heat 96
Thursday, June 2
Game 1: Warriors vs. Celtics/Heat, 9 p.m. ET (ABC/fubo TV)
Sunday, June 5
Game 2: Warriors vs. Celtics/Heat, 8 p.m. ET (ABC/fubo TV)
Wednesday, June 8
Game 3: Celtics/Heat vs. Warriors, 9 p.m. ET (ABC/fubo TV)
Friday, June 10
Game 4: Celtics/Heat vs. Warriors, 9 p.m. ET (ABC/fubo TV)