2023 NBA Playoff Picture and Bracket Heading Into the Conference Finals

2023 NBA Playoff Picture and Bracket Heading Into the Conference Finals


The 2023 NBA Playoffs are bringing back some memories from the 2020 bubble with the same four teams left standing as we approach the Conference Finals. The Boston Celtics and Miami Heat will face off in the East for the third time in four years, while the Los Angeles Lakers and the Denver Nuggets will battle it out in the West for the chance to play for the Larry O'Brien trophy.

The next round is set to begin on Tuesday, May 16, with the opening game for the Western Conference Finals between the Los Angeles Lakers and Denver Nuggets. The Eastern Conference Finals start the following day on Wednesday, May 17 in Boston.

Printable 2023 NBA Playoff Bracket

The Duel has created a printable NBA Playoff picture in bracket form. Now that we are down to the final four teams, you can try to predict the winner or simply use the bracket to follow along the rest of the way. To view, download and print this bracket, which has been updated as of the morning of May 15, use this link.

Odds to Win NBA Finals 2023

Below are the updated odds for each remaining team to win the NBA Finals, according to FanDuel Sportsbook's latest NBA odds.


Odda to win 2023 NBA Finals

Boston Celtics


Denver Nuggets


Los Angeles Lakers


Miami Heat


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