NBA Playoffs: First 4 Games Scheduled For Houston Rockets/Portland Trail Blazers Series

By Michael Ma

Mar 9, 2014; Houston, TX, USA; Portland Trail Blazers shooting guard Wesley Matthews (2) is defended by Houston Rockets shooting guard James Harden (13) during the second quarter at Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Andrew Richardson-USA TODAY Sports

The NBA announced it’s NBA Playoff schedule for the first week of the playoffs Thursday morning, and the Houston Rockets will have 4 days off before beginning their series with the Portland Trail Blazers.

The Rockets and Blazers will tip off Game 1 Sunday night at 8:30 CT on TNT, here’s a look at the series schedule:

Game 1 – Sun April 20 Portland at Houston 8:30PM TNT
Game 2 – Wed April 23 Portland at Houston 8:30PM TNT
Game 3 – Fri April 25 Houston at Portland 7:30PM ESPN
Game 4 – Sun April 27 Houston at Portland 6:30PM TNT
Game 5 * Wed April 30 Portland at Houston TBD TBD
Game 6 * Fri May 2 Houston at Portland TBD TBD
Game 7 * Sun May 4 Portland at Houston TBD TBD

At the moment, Game 5 is scheduled, if necessary, on April 30 in Houston; with Game 6 on May 2 in Portland. Should there be a 7th game, that will played on May 4 in Houston.