2018 NBA playoffs: Relive the best moments from Round 1

NBA players hyped up in Round 1 (0:59)

Karl-Anthony Towns, Myles Turner and Quinn Cook bring the energy while Wired up for the first round of the NBA playoffs. (0:59)

From a shocking sweep of an upset to the King and the Cavaliers getting pushed to the brink of elimination, the opening round of the 2018 playoffs was as wild as ever. Relive all the early postseason action here.

(1) Toronto Raptors vs. (8) Washington Wizards


Raptors close out Wizards in 6

Kyle Lowry scores 24 points for the Raptors and Pascal Siakam provides a spark off the bench in a 102-92, series-clinching victory.

(2) Boston Celtics vs. (7) Milwaukee Bucks


Crazy Bucks-Celtics series capped by Game 7

After six games of show-stopping basketball, the Bucks-Celtics series comes down to a winner-take-all game in Boston.

(3) Philadelphia 76ers vs. (6) Miami Heat


Celebrating win with Hart.

Joel Embiid picks up Kevin Hart into his arms prior to telling ESPN's Sal Paolantonio, "I think we have a chance to go to the [NBA] Finals."

(4) Cleveland Cavaliers vs. (5) Indiana Pacers


LeBron turns in epic performance in Game 7 win

LeBron James turns in a vintage performance with 45 points, 8 rebounds and 7 assists as the Cavaliers advance to the second round.

(1) Houston Rockets vs. (8) Minnesota Timberwolves


Rockets close out Timberwolves

James Harden and Clint Capela each post a double-double as the Rockets defeat the Timberwolves 122-104 to advance to the second round.

(2) Golden State Warriors vs. (7) San Antonio Spurs


Dubs take first round in five

The Warriors have Steph Curry raising the roof and the fans out of their seats as they advance past the Spurs with the Pelicans looming.

(3) Portland Trail Blazers vs. (6) New Orleans Pelicans


Holiday, Pelicans felt like it was them against the world

Jrue Holiday joins GetUp! to break down the Pelicans' sweep of the Trail Blazers.

(4) Oklahoma City Thunder vs. (5) Utah Jazz


Mitchell carries Jazz past Thunder

Donovan Mitchell takes over by scoring 38 points as the Jazz dispatch the Thunder to advance to the second round.