Predictions for the NBA 2K21 Playoffs and the Championship Team

  • The NBA Playoffs are back, and the bracket has been finalized for the first time! A thrilling game that went into overtime on Friday evening saw the Memphis Grizzlies defeat the Golden State Warriors, giving them the eighth and final seed in the Western Conference. Now that the NBA Play-In Tournament games have concluded, it is time to begin constructing the NBA Playoffs bracket. NBA 2K21 Playoffs simulation with predictions has been released, and the first games of the first round will be played on Saturday, April 13.

    The NBA 2K21 Playoffs Simulation bracket has been released.
    In a similar vein to EA's NHL 21 Playoffs simulation, 2K Sports' NBA 2K21 Playoffs simulation is also available for purchase. This past Saturday, May 22, just hours before the first game of the NBA postseason began, @NBA2K released their complete bracket, along with their predictions.

    Other upsets are expected to occur, with No. 6 seed Portland expected to defeat No. 3 seed Denver in the first round of the tournament. This year's Western Conference champion Los Angeles Clippers are expected to upset No. 1 seed Utah in the second round, according to predictions.

    At the end of the day, it's expected to result in a showdown between LeBron's Lakers and Kevin Durant's Nets. James Harden and Kyrie Irving will provide support for LeBron, while the Nets will be led by a Big Three that also includes James Harden and Kyrie Irving. When it's all said and done, it's expected that Brooklyn will have won the Larry O'Brien Trophy, giving Harden and Irving their first championships and KD his third overall.

    The championship odds are in your favor.2K's finals matchup is revealed ahead of the first round.
    While some may question the predictions made in the NBA 2K21 Playoffs simulation above, the oddsmakers had a similar take on who they thought would compete in the Finals and who they thought would win it all. The Brooklyn Nets have been installed as the overall favorites to win the NBA championship this season, according to various sportsbooks. The Lakers, on the other hand, are listed immediately below them at many sportsbooks.

    The first game of the NBA Playoffs was scheduled to begin at 2 p. m. Eastern Time on Saturday, May 22, according to the league's website. That will be the time when the Miami Heat and the Milwaukee Bucks will square off. Take a look at the other games from the first round listed below: