The 16-team field for the 2021 NBA playoffs is set. The Boston Celtics captured the No. 7 seed in the Eastern Conference with a win over the Washington Wizards, who took advantage of their second chance and secured the No. 8 seed with a blowout win over the Indiana Pacers.
The Los Angeles Lakers picked up their No. 7 seed with a thrilling victory over the Golden State Warriors. The Memphis Grizzlies landed the No. 8 seed in the Western Conference with an overtime win over the Warriors.