The complete schedules for the first round of the NBA Playoffs won’t be released until Wednesday night, but the Chicago Bulls have announced that their opening game will take place on Saturday (4/16) at 12 noon (CST).
The top seeded Bulls will take on the 8th seeded Indiana Pacers. The Bulls were 3-1 against the Pacers in the regular season, the loss was the Bulls’ only loss to a Central Division opponent.
Game 1 will air on ESPN.
The other Eastern Conference first-round opening game matchups were released as well.
Philadelphia at Miami, Sat., 2:30 p.m. CST, on ABC
Atlanta at Orlando, Sat., 6 p.m. CST, on ESPN
New York at Boston, Sun., 6 p.m. CST, on TNT