2020 NBA playoffs: Eastern Conference playoff matchups are set

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The 2020 NBA playoffs start next week and the matchups in the Eastern Conference have been set.

More specifically, the Milwaukee Bucks (1) will face the Orlando Magic (8), while the defending champions Toronto Raptors (2) will play the Brooklyn Nets (7).

At the same time, the Boston Celtics (3) will battle the Philadelphia 76ers (6) and the Miami Heat (4) will clash with the Indiana Pacers (5).