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NBA Playoffs open thread (Apr. 20): Stephen Curry against Anthony Davis, Bucks in Chicago

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There are only two games tonight, but they're goodies.

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY Sports

Well, here's tonight's schedule:

MIL @ CHI
Time: 8 p.m.
Where: NBATV
CHI leads 1-0

NOP @ GSW
Time: 10:30 p.m.
Where: TNT
GSW leads 1-0

Thus far, I don't think anyone is surprised with how the playoffs have gone. Every series has played one game and so far the teams expected to win have won (with exception to the Washington Wizards over the Toronto Raptors, maybe) and tonight, two series start their second games.

The Chicago Bulls are at home taking on the Milwaukee Bucks, whom many analysts expect to be swept or fight to a 4-1 finish. Derrick Rose played his first playoff game in several years, and he looks very good, all things considered. The Bucks are not an especially good team yet, but they're still solid and for the most part are pretty fun to watch.

The second game tonight has the New Orleans Pelicans in Oakland taking on the Golden State Warriors. No one expects this series to go more than four games, but that doesn't mean this series isn't worth watching. I mean, Anthony Davis poured in 35 points in his first playoff game ever. And Stephen Curry? He scored a cool 34 points in the first game of the series, too. The final result in the first game wasn't bad either — the Warriors came away with a 106-99 victory over the Pelicans, whom many people expect to be swept.

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