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The 2024 play-in games are the first games of the NBA playoffs. The help to decide the 8th and 9th seeds in the Eastern and Western Conference playoffs. There are four teams competing from each conference. Two of the four teams in each conference will earn a spot in the postseason, while two other teams are done for the season.

The first-round series in the 2024 NBA Playoffs will match-up the top 8 teams from the Eastern conference and the top 8 teams from the Western conference. The seeds are based on the total wins of each team in the regular-season. The top seed plays the 8 seed, the 2 seed plays the 7 seed, the 3 seed plays the 6 seed and the 4 seed plays the 5 seed. These playoff series are 7 games with the winner advancing to the Conference Semifinals.

The Conference Semis out West will be played with the four teams that advanced from the NBA First Round Series. The Eastern Conference Semifinals will operate in the same manner. The four best teams in the Eastern Conference and four best in the Western Conference battle it out to earn a spot in the Conference Finals. The Conference Semifinals are the last round before hardware is on the line, as in the next round the Eastern & Western Conference Champions are awarded a trophy.

The Eastern Conference Finals and Western Conference Finals bring together four of the best teams in the NBA to decide which two will move on to play in the NBA Finals. The intensity of the games ratches up in the Conference Finals, which means the atmosphere at each game is spectacular. The demand for tickets to the Conference Finals is second only to the NBA Finals. The home teams host the first two games in the series, and the highest priced tickets in the series are often for fans who want to be there live at Game 1.

The NBA Finals are culmination of the NBA Playoffs and entire NBA regular-season. The Finals match up the conference champion from the Eastern Conference versus the Western Conference champ. The NBA Finals is a 7 Game series that is hosted by the team with the better record; the format is 2-2-1-1-1. Which means the home team hosts Games 1 & 2 of the series on their home court. Games 3 & 4 will then shift to the other team, and the last 3 games rotate between the two cities hosting the games. The home team in the NBA Finals has won the series more than 75% of the team, so it is a big advantage to earn home court.

2024 NBA Playoffs

Each Spring basketball fans turn out in huge numbers to attend the NBA Playoffs. Demand for postseason NBA games is influenced by which teams are in the playoffs, the match-ups and postseason round. The most popular teams playing late in the playoffs always drive ticket prices higher. Fans of the Celtics, Warriors, Bucks and 76ers rank among the most passionate fan bases, but every team experiences higher demand for tickets in the playoffs.

The NBA Playoffs start with the play-in games, to decide the last few teams who will qualify for the 2024 postseason. The first round match-ups are 7 game series that are won by winning 4 games. The home team hosts games 1 & 2, as as well, game 5 & 7 if they are necessary. The next round is the Conference Semifinals, which are followed by the Finals. The Eastern Conference Finals and Western Conference Finals typically see huge demand for tickets as fans come out to support their club when they are just a few wins from playing for a ring.

The NBA Finals are the culmination of the playoffs. The 7 game series is hosted by the team with the most wins from the 2024 regular-season. The games in the Finals start with games 1 & 2 in the host city. Games 3 & 4 are often the most expensive tickets in the series as there is more time for fans to purchase tickets. If the series is still undecided after 4 games then games 5, 6, and 7 will alternate between the two teams in the Finals. The winning team is awarded the Larry O'Brien trophy and hangs a championship banner in their building.

The complete schedule of NBA playoff games are listed here, including the NBA Finals. If you purchase tickets for a game that is not played, due to the series being clinched earlier, then you will receive an automatic refund. Fans looking for regular-season games can visit our main NBA page. All prices on NBA tickets are in US Dollars.

NBA Playoffs & NBA Finals Results

2023The Nuggets win their 1st NBA Title - MVP: Nicola Jokic (Den)Denver Nuggets4Miami Heat1
2022Dubs win 4-2 over Celtics - MVP Steph Curry (GSW)Golden State Warriors4Boston Celtics2
2021Giannis leads Bucks to the title - MPV: Giannis AntetokounmpoMilwaukee Bucks4Phoenix Suns2
2020Lakers claim NBA Title played in the bubbleLA Lakers4Miami Heat2
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