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New Twist to NBA Playoffs

The NBA Playoffs begin tonight with a novel element: the first-ever, play-in tournament. The postseason's new wrinkle involves eight teams and six games, with the final two spots in each conference's bracket at stake. The best matchup features LeBron James and the defending champion Lakers against the NBA's leader in scoring Stephen Curry and the Warriors on Wednesday. Read on for the schedule, previews on all the games, the players to watch, and a bit more on how the tournament works.

New Twist to NBA Playoffs

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