CANADIANS IN THE NBA

 

We're in the midst of an incredibly thrilling first round of the NBA Playoffs. Along with close games and buzzer beating shots, there's a heavy dose of Canadian content.

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Canadians in Play

April 28

San Antonio Spurs

Dallas Mavericks

9:30 p.m.

Cory Joseph
Samuel Dalembert

April 30

Brooklyn Nets

Toronto Raptors

TBD

N / A

April 30

Dallas Mavericks

San Antonio Spurs

9:30 p.m.

Cory Joseph

Samuel Dalembert

May 2

Toronto Raptors

Brooklyn Nets

7:30 p.m.

N / A

 

May 2 (if necessary)

San Antonio Spurs

Dallas Mavericks

7:00 p.m.

Cory Joseph

Samuel Dalembert

May 4 (if necessary)

Brooklyn Nets

Toronto Raptors

7:00 p.m.

N / A

 

May 4 (if necessary)

Dallas Mavericks

San Antonio Spurs

TBD

Cory Joseph

Samuel Dalembert

April 28 - San Antonio Spurs @ Dallas Mavericks

Samuel Dalembert's play in the ever-significant Game 3  is drawing praise from opposing coaches and teammates alike. Should this Dalembert maintain maintenance level of play, he has Will Be huge asset to the Dallas playoff run. San Antonio's Cory Joseph HAS not played significant minutes in the playoffs yet, Gregg Popovich goal head coach Could Be look to the Pickering, Ont. native for a spark off the bench with His team trailing in the series.

April 30 - Brooklyn Nets @ Toronto Raptors

Our Canadian NBA team HAS battled through injuries, shooting Droughts and lackluster performances from key players aim managed to tie the series 2-2. The Raptors DeMar DeRozan head home for is averaging 12.0 free throw Attempts per game, good for the No. 1 spot for playoff performers 5. Game. Brooklyn Will Be hungry for a win Effective losing Game 4 to the Raptors and Toronto giving Their first road playoff win in 13 years . A win at the Air Canada Centre Gives the Nets a chance to close the series at home in the Barclays Center.

April 30 - Dallas Mavericks @ San Antonio Spurs 

May 2 - Toronto Raptors @ Brooklyn Nets

We know there Will Be a Game 6 goal Will Raptor fans-have to experience a Game 7? If the teams split the fifth and sixth games - and the two squads-have Exchanged victories for the first oven tilts - Toronto Will Be in it's first Game 7 since the 2001 playoff series against Allen Iverson and the Philadelphia 76ers. Given how this team HAS Showed toughness Throughout this season, do not expect this team to concede an inch in the next two games. Game 6 Likely Will be one of the MOST intense games of the series, with Both teams desperate to get some rest Effective year already exhausting series.

The games beyond here are to be determined, and we will update this list as the results happen.