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NBA playoff schedule for August 20th

The 2020 NBA Playoffs is underway and we’ve got four games on tap for Thursday. We go over how to watch each game and some betting odds.

James Harden of the Houston Rockets shoots the ball against the Oklahoma City Thunder during Round One, Game One of the NBA Playoffs on August 18, 2020 at The Field House in Orlando, Florida. Photo by David Sherman/NBAE via Getty Images

The 2020 NBA Playoffs continue with another set of four games on Thursday, August 20th. Games will take place all day long inside the NBA bubble in Orlando, where we just finished up the seeding round. Most teams were able to rest players prior to the playoffs, which should be as unpredictable as they are exciting this season. Let’s take a look at the schedule and how to watch each game, plus provide some betting information.

NBA Playoff Schedule for August 20th

(5) Miami Heat vs. (4) Indiana Pacers, 1:00 p.m. ET (ESPN)
(5) Oklahoma City Thunder vs. (4) Houston Rockets, 3:30 p.m. ET (ESPN)
(8) Orlando Magic vs. (1) Milwaukee Bucks, 6:00 p.m. ET (ESPN)
(8) Portland Trail Blazers vs. (1) Los Angeles Lakers, 9:00 p.m. ET (ESPN)

Betting lines and odds

Heat (-4.5) vs. Pacers
Over/Under: 215
Moneyline: MIA (-195), IND (+163)

Thunder vs. Rockets (-2)
Over/Under: 226.5
Moneyline: OKC (+110), HOU (-130)

Magic vs. Bucks (-12.5)
Over/Under: 227.5
Moneyline: ORL (+650), MIL (-910)

Trail Blazers vs. Lakers (-6.5)
Over/Under: 229.5
Moneyline: POR (+225), LAL (-278)

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