Schedule for Raptors, Nets first-round series announced by NBA

Toronto Raptors forward OG Anunoby (3) drives against Brooklyn Nets center Jarrett Allen. (Mary Altaffer/AP)

The Toronto Raptors‘ quest for a second-straight NBA title will begin Aug. 17 with the first game of their best-of-seven series against the Brooklyn Nets.

The Raptors, who are the No. 2 seed in the Eastern Conference, will face the Nets in the playoffs for the first time since the Nets beat the Raptors in seven games in the opening round in 2014.

All playoff games will be played at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Fla. Below is the Raptors’ full schedule for the first round. Broadcast details will be announced at a later date.

Game 1: Aug. 17 at 4 p.m. ET
Game 2: Aug. 19 at 1:30 p.m. ET
Game 3: Aug. 21 at 1:30 p.m. ET
Game 4: Aug. 23 at 6:30 p.m. ET
*Game 5: Aug. 25, time TBD
*Game 6: Aug. 27, time TBD
*Game 7: Aug. 29, time TBD

* – Games played if necessary.

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