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ESPN Radio Tips off Coverage of 2017 NBA Playoffs this Weekend

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ESPN Radio will tip off its coverage of the 2017 NBA Playoffs this weekend, beginning Saturday, April 15, at 2 p.m. ET as LeBron James and the defending NBA Champion Cleveland Cavaliers host Paul George and the Indiana Pacers. Marc Kestecher and Jon Barry will call the action that day. On Sunday, April 16, Stephen Curry and the reigning Western Conference Champion Golden State Warriors host Damian Lillard and the Portland Trailblazers at 2:30 p.m., with Adam Amin & PJ Carlesimo on the call.

This year marks ESPN Radio’s 22nd season of the NBA postseason. Additional games in the schedule will be announced at a later date. All broadcasts will be available on ESPN Radio, ESPNRadio.com and, for the first time, via the ESPN app.

ESPN Radio NBA Playoff Schedule (through April 24):

Date Time (ET) Game / Commentators
Sat, Apr 15 2 p.m. Round 1, Game 1
Indiana Pacers at Cleveland Cavaliers
Marc Kestecher & Jon Barry
Sun, Apr 16 2:30 p.m. Round 1, Game 1
Portland Trailblazers at Golden State Warriors
Adam Amin & PJ Carlesimo
Mon, Apr 17 6 p.m. Round 1, Game 2
Indiana Pacers at Cleveland Cavaliers
Marc Kestecher & Jon Barry
Tue, Apr 18 7 p.m. Round 1, Game 2
Chicago Bulls at Boston Celtics
Sean Kelley & Kara Lawson
Fri, Apr 21 7:30 p.m. Round 1, Game 3
Houston Rockets at Oklahoma City Thunder
Marc Kestecher & Jon Barry
Sat, Apr 22 9:30 p.m. Round 1, Game 3
Golden State Warriors at Portland Trailblazers
Adam Amin& PJ Carlesimo
Sun, Apr 23 2:30 p.m. Round 1, Game 4
Houston Rockets at Oklahoma City Thunder
Marc Kestecher & Jon Barry
Mon, Apr 24 9:30 p.m. Round 1, Game 4
Golden State Warriors at Portland Trailblazers
Adam Amin & PJ Carlesimo


About ESPN Radio

ESPN Radio, the country’s largest sports radio network, ESPN Deportes Radio,ESPNRadio.com, and ESPN Podcasts comprise ESPN Audio.

ESPN Radio, which launched January 1, 1992, provides more than 9,000 hours of talk and event content annually, reaching 20 million listeners a week on 500 nationwide stations, including more than 375 full-time affiliates and clearance in the top 25 markets.  ESPN owns and/or operates stations in New York, Los Angeles, and Chicago.  ESPN Radio programming is also available on SiriusXM and via digital distributors Apple Music, Slacker Radio and TuneIn.

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