NBA playoffs 2021: Matchups, schedules and news for every second-round series

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The second round of the 2021 playoffs is complete The Milwaukee Bucks defeated the Brooklyn Nets to continue their quest for their first title since 1971. In the other Eastern Conference semifinal, the upstart Atlanta Hawks knocked out the top-seeded Philadelphia 76ers.

Out West, the top-seeded Utah Jazz fell to the LA Clippers, while the Phoenix Suns -- who downed the defending champs in the first round -- eliminated the Denver Nuggets and their MVP, Nikola Jokic.

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EASTERN CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS

Atlanta Hawks (5) def. Philadelphia 76ers (1), 4-3

Game 1
Hawks 128, 76ers 124

Game 2
76ers 118, Hawks 102

Game 3
76ers 127, Hawks 111

Game 4
Hawks 103, 76ers 100

Game 5
Hawks 109, 76ers 106

Game 6
76ers 104, Hawks 99

Game 7
Hawks 103, 76ers 96


Milwaukee Bucks (3) def. Brooklyn Nets (2), 4-3

Game 1
Nets 115, Bucks 107

Game 2
Nets 125, Bucks 86

Game 3
Bucks 86, Nets 83

Game 4
Bucks 107, Nets 96

Game 5
Nets 114, Bucks 108

Game 6
Bucks 104, Nets 89

Game 7
Bucks 115, Nets 111

WESTERN CONFERENCE SEMIFINALS

LA Clippers (4) def. Utah Jazz (1), 4-2

Game 1
Jazz 112, Clippers 109

Game 2
Jazz 117, Clippers 111

Game 3
Clippers 132, Jazz 106

Game 4
Clippers 118, Jazz 104

Game 5
Clippers 119, Jazz 111

Game 6: Friday, June 18
Clippers 131, Jazz 119


Phoenix Suns (2) def. Denver Nuggets (3), 4-0

Game 1
Suns 122, Nuggets 105

Game 2
Suns 123, Nuggets 98

Game 3
Suns 116, Nuggets 102

Game 4
Suns 125, Nuggets 118