The Raptors have advanced to the second round of the playoffs and will play the Boston Celtics.The Toronto Raptors will continue their push for a second-straight NBA title with the first game of their best-of-seven series against the Boston Celtics on Aug. 27.
Toronto advanced after completing their first-ever playoff sweep of the Brooklyn Nets Sunday while Boston moved on after sweeping the Philadelphia 76ers. This is the first time both teams have played against each other in the post-season.
Below is the Raptors’ full schedule for the second round.
Game 1 – Thursday, Aug. 27
Game 2 – Saturday, Aug. 29
Game 3 – Monday, Aug. 31
Game 4 – Wednesday, Sept. 2
Game 5* – Friday, Sept. 4
Game 6* – Sunday, Sept. 6
Game 7* – Tuesday, Sept. 8
* – Game played if necessary.
The Celtics won three of four games against the Raptors during the regular season.