After a thrilling conclusion to the 2017-18 NBA regular season on Wednesday, NBA fans have been anxiously awaiting the start the NBA playfs.
The good news is the playfs get underway Saturday afternoon, starting with the defending champion Golden State Warriors hosting the San Antonio Spurs at 3pm ET. The bad news is, we still have one more basketball-less night to get through before the first round ficially tips f.
In an effort to ease the withdrawals, the NBA has compiled a 15-minute+ highlight reel showcasing the 50 best plays the regular season, including several game-winning buzzer beaters, a plethora posterizing dunks and an assortment ankle breakers. James Harden’s emasculating step-back crossover against Wesley Johnson, LeBron James’ powerful slam on Ersan Ilyasova and DeMar DeRozan’s game-winning dunk against the Detroit Pistons are all featured, plus much, much more.
Kill some time before the NBA Playfs kick f with the Top 50 plays the 2017-18 season, and check out the full TV schedule for the first round right here.