Who Are the Bucks Playing Next After Game 7? Bucks Conference Finals Opponent, Schedule and Info

Who are the Bucks playing next? Are the Bucks going to the Finals? Everything to know about the Bucks in the 2021 NBA Playoffs.
Who are the Bucks playing next? Are the Bucks going to the Finals? Everything to know about the Bucks in the 2021 NBA Playoffs. / Elsa/Getty Images

The Milwaukee Bucks gutted out an exciting win in Game 7 against the Brooklyn Nets to advance to the next round of the 2021 NBA Playoffs. Now they'll turn their sights on winning the Eastern Conference.

Who Are the Bucks Playing Next

Here's everything you need to know about the Bucks as they head into the Eastern Conference Finals.

Who Will the Bucks Play in the Playoffs

Milwaukee defeated the Miami Heat in round 1 of the NBA Playoffs and overcame the Nets in round 2. They now head to the Eastern Conference Finals to play either the Philadelphia 76ers or Atlanta Hawks.

Bucks Next Game

The Bucks' next game is Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals, which will be on Wednesday, June 23. However, their opponent hasn't been set yet, as the 76ers and Hawks will square off in a Game 7 of their own on Sunday, June 20. The winner of that matchup will face the Bucks.

Bucks Conference Finals

Milwaukee is the first team in the Eastern Conference to clinch their spot in the conference finals. The Bucks last appeared in the ECF in 2019, when they lost the series against the Toronto Raptors 4-2.

Are the Bucks Going to the Finals

The Bucks could make the NBA Finals if they defeat either the 76ers or Hawks in the ECF. They are 1-1 all-time in the championship round. They won their lone franchise title in 1971 against the Washington Bullets.

Eastern Conference Finals Schedule

  • Game 1: Wednesday, June 23 | 8:30 ET, TNT
  • Game 2: Friday, June 25 | 9 ET, TNT
  • Game 3: Sunday, June 27 | 9 ET, TNT
  • Game 4: Tuesday, June 29 | 9 ET, TNT
  • Game 5: Thursday, July 1 | 9 ET, TNT (if necessary)
  • Game 6: Saturday, July 3 | 9 ET, TNT (if necessary)
  • Game 7: Monday, July 5 | 9 ET, TNT (if necessary)

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