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Full schedule for Nuggets vs. Trail Blazers series in first round of the 2021 NBA playoffs

The Denver Nuggets and Portland Trail Blazers face off in the first round of the 2021 NBA playoffs. We break down what to watch and how to watch on TV and via live online stream.

Norman Powell #24 of the Portland Trail Blazers shoots the ball during the game against the Denver Nuggets on May 16, 2021 at the Moda Center Arena in Portland, Oregon.  Photo by Cameron Browne/NBAE via Getty Images

The Denver Nuggets earned the No. 3 seed in the Western Conference despite a season-ending injury to one of their best players Jamal Murray last month, as they get set for their first round series against the Portland Trail Blazers. Portland will enter as the No. 6 seed as they narrowly escaped the play-in tournament due owning the tiebreaker over the Los Angeles Lakers. The Nuggets are led by the favorite to win NBA MVP in Nikola Jokic, who will have to carry the team with Murray out. The Blazers have Damian Lillard, who has tasted the Western Conference Finals but hasn’t been able to get past the hump.

Below is a full rundown of the Nuggets-Blazers series and how to watch it.

Nuggets vs. Trail Blazers series info

Saturday, May 22: Trail Blazers 123, Nuggets 109
Monday, May 24: Nuggets 128, Trail Blazers 109
Thursday, May 27: Nuggets 120, Trail Blazers 115
Saturday, May 29: Trail Blazers 115, Nuggets 95
Tuesday, June 1: Nuggets 147, Trail Blazers 140 2OT
Thursday, June 3: Nuggets vs. Trail Blazers*
Saturday, June 5: Trail Blazers vs. Nuggets*