The ABS-CBN was successful in getting the right to air two of the hottest NBA Playoff Series that will hit our television screens on free TV. They got the Miami Heat versus Boston Celtics second round series and they also got the Chicago Bulls versus the Atlanta Hawks. Channel 2 will air the games live and the replays will be on Studio 23. Here's the full schedule of games courtesy of The Official ABS-CBN Sports Page.
#2 Miami vs. #3 Boston
Game 1 - Mon May 2, Boston at Miami, 3:30 a.m.
Game 2 - Wed May 4, Boston at Miami, TBD
Game 3 - Sun May 8, Miami at Boston, 8:00 a.m.
Game 4 - Tue May 10, Miami at Boston, TBD
Game 5 * Thurs May 12, Boston at Miami, TBD
Game 6 * Sat May 14, Miami at Boston, TBD
Game 7 * Tue May 17, Boston at Miami, 8:00 a.m.
#1 Chicago vs. #5 Atlanta
Game 1 - Tue May 3, Atlanta at Chicago, 8:00 a.m. (as per ESPN.com)
Game 2 - Thurs May 5, Atlanta at Chicago, 8:00 a.m. (as per ESPN.com)
Game 3 - Sat May 7, Chicago at Atlanta, TBD
Game 4 - Mon May 9, Chicago at Atlanta, 8:00 a.m. (as per ESPN.com)
Game 5 * Wed May 11, Atlanta at Chicago, TBD
Game 6 * Fri May 13, Chicago at Atlanta, TBD
Game 7 * Mon May 16, Atlanta at Chicago TBD
Note from ABS-CBN: All NBA Eastern Conf. Finals games will be aired LIVE on ABS-CBN Ch. 2 while all Western Conf. Finals games will be aired LIVE on Studio 23.
East Finals: Miami Heat VS Chicago Bulls Game 1 Eastern Conference Finals Schedule
Game 1 NBA Eastern Conf. Finals: Heat vs. Bulls, Game 1 on Mon, May 16 LIVE at 8 a.m. on ABS-CBN Ch. 2 (replay at 9:30 p.m. on Studio 23).
Game 2: Bulls vs. Heat, Wednesday 8:00 a.m. ABS-CBN Channel 2
West Finals: Dallas VS OKC
NBA Western Conference Finals Game 1: OKC Thunder vs. Dallas Mavericks on Wed, May 18 LIVE at 9 a.m. on Studio 23.
Game 2:NBA Western Conf. Finals Game 2: OKC at Dallas tomorrow, May 20 LIVE at 9 a.m. on Studio 23.
NBA Finals Schedule from ABS-CBN:
ALL games of the 2011 NBA Finals will be aired LIVE on ABS-CBN Channel 2 with same day replays at 9:30 p.m. on Studio 23. Wednesday, Philippine Time will be the start of the NBA Finals between Dallas and Miami. Here's the schedule.
Game 1: 06/01(Wed):Dallas @ Miami 9am
Game 2: 06/03(Fri): Dallas @ Miami 9 am
Game 3: 06/06(Mon): Miami @ Dallas 8 am
Game 4: 06/08(Wed): Miami @ Dallas 9am
Game 5: June 10 Fri: 9 a.m. - MIA @ DAL (*IF NECESSARY)
Game 6: June 13 Monday: 8 am Dallas @Miami
Game 7: June 15 Wed: 8 am Dallas @Miami