CLEVELAND (WJW)– The Cleveland Cavaliers has one chance to get into the playoffs through the NBA’s play-in tournament.
The Cavs finished their season on Sunday with a win against the Bucks. They ended up with a 44-38 record, putting them eighth in the Eastern Conference.
Here’s how they can get into the playoffs:
Since the Cavs lost to the Nets, they’ll play the winner of Wednesday’s game between the Hawks and Hornets. The matchup will be Friday at Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse. Yes, the same day at the Cleveland Guardians home opener.
The No. 10 Hornets and the No. 9 Hawks both finished with 43-39 records. Cleveland is 1-3 against Atlanta and 2-2 against Charlotte this season.