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TNT’s NBA Playoffs Coverage Continues Tonight, Monday, April 25, with Mavericks/Thunder at 8 p.m. ET, Followed by Clippers/Trail Blazers at 10:30 p.m.

Network’s Three Straight Nights of Doubleheader Action Continues Tuesday, April 26 & Wednesday, April 27

TNT’s NBA Playoffs coverage will continue with three consecutive nights of doubleheader action beginning tonight, Monday, April 25, with Game 5 between the Dallas Mavericks and Oklahoma City Thunder at 8 p.m. ET and Game 4 of the Los Angeles Clippers vs. Portland Trail Blazers series at 10:30 p.m.  Coverage will begin with NBA Tip-Off presented by Autotrader at 8 p.m.

The network’s schedule will also include a pair of Game 5 showdowns on Tuesday, April 26 – the Indiana Pacers vs. Toronto Raptors at 6 p.m. and the Boston Celtics vs. Atlanta Hawks at 8:30 p.m.  NBA Tip-Off presented by Autotrader will preview the game coverage at 6 p.m.

Doubleheader coverage on Wednesday, April 27, will showcase Game 5 between the Charlotte Hornets and Miami Heat at 8 p.m., followed by Game 5 between the Houston Rockets and Golden State Warriors at 10:30 p.m. NBA Tip-Off presented by Autotrader will preview the action at 8 p.m.

The network’s NBA Playoff coverage features the Sports Emmy Award-winning studio team of host Ernie Johnson alongside Hall of Famer Charles Barkley, 2016 Hall of Fame inductee Shaquille O’Neal and two-time NBA Champion Kenny Smith providing pregame analysis, halftime updates and extensive postgame coverage on Inside the NBA presented by Kia.

2016 NBA on TNT Playoffs Schedule

Monday, April 25

8 p.m. - TNT NBA Tip-Off Presented by Autotrader
Ernie Johnson, Charles Barkley, Kenny Smith, Shaquille O’Neal

Dallas Mavericks vs. Oklahoma City Thunder, Game 5
Ian Eagle, Brent Barry, Lewis Johnson

10:30 p.m. - Los Angeles Clippers vs. Portland Trail Blazers, Game 4
Marv Albert, Kevin McHale, Jaime Maggio

Postgame - Inside the NBA presented by Kia
Johnson, Barkley, Smith, O’Neal

Tuesday, April 26

6 p.m. - TNT NBA Tip-Off Presented by Autotrader
Johnson, Barkley, Smith, O’Neal

Indiana Pacers vs. Toronto Raptors, Game 5
Brian Anderson, Steve Smith, Kevin Ray

8:30 p.m. - Boston Celtics vs. Atlanta Hawks, Game 5
Kevin Harlan, Reggie Miller, Kristen Ledlow

Postgame - Inside the NBA presented by Kia
Johnson, Barkley, Smith, O’Neal

Wednesday, April 27

8 p.m. - TNT NBA Tip-Off Presented by Autotrader
Johnson, Barkley, Smith, O’Neal

Charlotte Hornets vs. Miami Heat, Game 5
Eagle, Barry, Rebecca Haarlow

10:30 p.m. - Houston Rockets vs. Golden State Warriors, Game 5
Albert, Mike Fratello, Allie LaForce

Postgame - Inside the NBA presented by Kia
Johnson, Barkley, Smith, O’Neal

TNT, in its 32nd consecutive year of NBA coverage, will televise more than 40 NBA Playoff games – the most of any network – including first and second round action and the exclusive presentation of the 2016 NBA Western Conference Finals.

TNT Overtime on NBA.com, sponsored by Nissan, Verizon and Ruffles, will continue to deliver enhanced coverage for over 30 playoff games – more than ever before – with exclusive content and analysis from TNT commentators. The unique companion experience allows fans to watch the game via four alternate camera angles including replay clips.  The product also provides an opportunity for fans to interact in real-time with other fans via Twitter and Instagram, receive enhanced stats and vote on which player to follow on each team.

Additionally, live streaming coverage of all NBA on TNT playoff games is available via http://www.tntdrama.com/watchtnt and the Watch TNT app.  Fans are able to access the games whenever and wherever they desire by logging in with the user name and password provided by their TV service provider.

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