Boston Celtics made it through to the NBA Eastern Conference finals late last week with a thrilling 92-87 win in Game 7 against defending champions Toronto Raptors.
Jayson Tatum was the star yet again for the Boston Celtics, recording 29 points, 12 rebounds and seven assists while teammate Marcus Smart backed him up with 16 points of his own.
The Celtics, who have won the NBA a record 17 times, will now face Miami Heat in the Eastern Conference finals. Game 1 of the Miami Heat vs Boston Celtics series will take place on Wednesday. Watch live streaming of Heat vs Celtics.
Miami Heat were the first team to confirm their NBA Conference finals spot with a comfortable 4-1 series win in the semi-finals over Eastern Conference top-seeds Milwaukee Bucks.
NBA Western Conference finals
In the other half of the NBA bubble, the Los Angeles Lakers made it through to the NBA Western Conference finals with a 119-96 victory over the Houston Rockets on Saturday to clinch the series 4-1.
This will be the Lakers’ first appearance in the NBA Western Conference finals since 2010.
Meanwhile, the Los Angeles Clippers blew a chance to confirm their NBA Western Conference finals alongside the Lakers as the Denver Nuggets recorded a 111-98 win to level their semi-final series 3-3.
Youngsters Jamal Murray and Nikola Jokic starred with a combined haul of 55 points and 19 rebounds for the Nuggets as they aim to make another come from behind series victory in Game 7 on Wednesday.
NBA Conference finals schedule and live timings for India
All times are in Indian Standard Time (IST)
Wednesday, September 16, Early Morning
Miami Heat vs Boston Celtics, 4:00 AM IST
Denver Nuggets vs Los Angeles Clippers, 6:30 AM IST
Friday, September 18, Early Morning
Miami Heat vs Boston Celtics, 4.30 AM IST
Saturday, September 19
LA Lakers vs Denver Nuggets, 6.30 AM IST
Sunday, September 20
Boston Celtics vs Miami Heat, 6 AM IST
Where to watch the NBA Conference finals live in India
The NBA Conference finals will be broadcast live in India on the Sony SIX and Sony SIX HD TV channels.
Live streaming of the NBA Conference finals in India will be available on SonyLIV.
The NBA can also be watched online on the official website with the subscription-based NBA League Pass.