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ESPN Forecast: New playoff predictions for Round 1

Who are the new favorites in the NBA playoffs? Our ESPN Forecast panel predicts the outcome of all eight Round 1 series after two games.

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Ranking the must-see NBA playoff series this round

We're two games into every Round 1 matchup. Which series will be the most entertaining the rest of the way? Here's our 1-8 rankings.

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All-Stars doing All-Star things

Davis follows miss with vicious slam.

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Draymond throws the hammer down.

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Durant hits big 3-pointer.

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Davis takes flight for reverse alley-oop dunk.

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Masked man shines in 76ers' win.

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Masked man shines in 76ers' win.

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Embiid calls playing with mask 'annoying.'

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Redick on mask: 'Like a Patagonia windbreaker.'

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Embiid says he's going to be a 'nightmare' for Miami.

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Donovan Mitchell

Rookie coming up big in playoffs

Jalen apologizes to Mitchell with ROY socks.

Jalen Rose shows support to Donovan Mitchell after choosing Ben Simmons as his Rookie of the Year.

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How did Donovan Mitchell turn into Utah's go-to scorer? Check the tape

Take an exclusive look inside the film room with Donovan Mitchell and Jazz coach Quin Snyder as the duo breaks down the Rookie of the Year contender's rapid rise.

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Masked Embiid makes playoff debut, powers Sixers to 2-1 series lead

No. 6-seeded Pelicans push Blazers to brink

The Starters: Has rookie Mitchell been best player in Thunder-Jazz series

Offseason outlook

What moves can and should the Knicks make in the offseason?

The Knicks need a new head coach, and their best player is rehabbing a serious injury. We look ahead to the decisions New York faces this offseason.

NBA offseason moves: Trades, free agency and draft decisions

ESPN Insider Bobby Marks breaks down the moves each eliminated team can and should make this offseason.

NBA Playoffs

Experts' picks: Which first-round favorite is on upset alert?

Who will be punching a ticket to the second round? Our NBA experts make their predictions for all eight matchups.

NBA playoff Round 1 upset rankings: Which top seeds might fall in 2018?

Which underdog has the best chance of advancing and which one has the worst? Kevin Pelton breaks down the 2018 matchups and ranks the upset odds.

Awards predictions

Lowe's awards ballot: All-NBA, All-Defensive and All-Rookie

Zach Lowe makes his picks for every spot on the team awards and breaks down the toughest choices and hardest cuts.

Lowe's NBA awards: Breaking down the major races

Zach Lowe makes his picks for the six individual awards, sorting out the top contenders and most deserving runners-up.

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Russell Westbrook's fashion

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    Russ does what he wants -- on and off the court. We tracked every outfit the NBA's biggest fashion star wore this season. But even if you think you can pull off Westbrook's look, it'll cost you.

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Tracking the key injuries in NBA postseason race