Hold onto your basketballs, Cleveland! The Cavaliers are kicking off the 2023 NBA Playoff journey this weekend, and it’s time to get your game face on – literally. So, grab your foam finger and prepare for a wild ride because we’ve got the scoop on all things Cavs Playoffs.
Our Cleveland Cavaliers are set to dominate the court, starting with their Round 1 face-off against the New York Knicks. Prepare to rock the Rocket Mortgage FieldHouse as we break down all the essential info, freebies, and festivities in this epic guide to playoff fun. Let’s dive in!
Round 1 Schedule: Cavs vs. Knicks 🏀
The first round is a best-of-seven series, with a 2-2-1-1-1 format. Mark your calendars for Game 1 on Saturday, April 15 at 6:00 p.m. The date and time for Game 2 will be announced soon, so stay tuned!
Pre-Game Festivities: Cavs Indoor Tailgate 🎉
Whether you’ve got tickets or just want to soak up the playoff atmosphere, join the free indoor tailgate party at Tower City, presented by Huntington. Expect face paint, tattoos, performances, photo ops, and more! The date and times will be announced alongside the NBA Playoff schedule.
How to Watch: TV and Radio Coverage 📺
Catch all the action on Bally Sports Ohio, ESPN, or on the radio via the Cavs flagship stations WTAM, Cleveland 1100 AM, 106.9 FM, and 100.7 WMMS (unless there’s a Guardians game).
Freebies and Giveaways: T-Shirts, Towels, and More! 🎁
Every home playoff game comes with fantastic giveaways. For Game 2, fans will receive a Cavs Playoff T-shirt from Medical Mutual and a matching rally towel courtesy of Jet’s Pizza. Plus, play Cavs Pick ‘Em presented by Fubo for a chance to win Cavs Team Shop gift cards!
Snag Your Playoff Tickets: Limited Supply 🎟️
With 41 consecutive sellouts this season, Cavs playoff tickets are hot commodities! Visit Cavs.com/Tickets for Round 1, Game 1 and Game 2 tickets (limited to six per person). Register for Playoff Priority for early access to future home playoff games.
Gear Up: Exclusive Cavs Merchandise 🛍️
Show off your Cavs pride with the 2023 Playoff Collection, available at the Cavs Team Shop, Center Court, and online at Cavs.com/shop. Score a free pair of sunglasses with a $75 purchase or get a patch with a hat purchase at Center Court!
Cavs Playoff Bar Network: Watch Parties Galore 🍻
Catch all the Cavs playoff games at one of 20 Northeast Ohio establishments, part of the Cavs Playoff Bar Network presented by Michelob Ultra. Enjoy Cavs spirit, giveaways, and more! Check Cavs.com/Playoffs for the full list.
Stay Connected: Cavs Social Media and Website 📱
Keep up with all things Cavs Playoffs by following @Cavs on Twitter, Facebook.com/Cavs on Facebook, and @Cavs on Instagram. Bookmark Cavs.com/Playoffs for the latest news, schedules, and more!
Ride the RTA: Easy Downtown Access 🚆
Take advantage of the RTA’s Red Line trains, with services every 15 minutes before and after each home playoff game. Blue and Green Line trains operate on their regular schedule. Visit https://www.riderta.com/ for more info.
So, there you have it, Cavs fans – everything you need to know to LET EM KNOW Cleveland! Get ready to cheer, laugh, and maybe even shed a tear as the Cavaliers embark on their epic 2023 NBA Playoff journey.