WASHINGTON, DC - JANUARY 09: President Barack Obama poses for a picture with the Dallas Mavericks during an event to honor the NBA champions in the East Room at the White House on January 9, 2012 in Washington, DC. President Barack Obama congratulated the 2011 NBA champions for claiming their first title beating the Miami Heat 4-2 in the NBA payoff finals.. (Photo by Mark Wilson/Getty Images)
The NBA Playoffs get underway today. As you get fired up for this big day of NBA hoops, I'd recommend checking out the FTS Playoff Prediction post we have up today and let us know what you think will happen over the next couple months.
We're going to use this thread all day long to chat hoops.
Here is the schedule of games that are on today, with their times listed in CST.
Philadelphia 76ers at Chicago Bulls, noon, TNT
New York Knicks at Miami Heat, 2:30 pm, ABC
Orlando Magic at Indiana Pacers, 6 pm, ESPN
Dallas Mavericks at Oklahoma City Thunder, 8:30 pm, ESPN