The 2019 CBA Playoffs was the postseason tournament of the Chinese Basketball Association's 2018–19 season. It began on 16 March 2019.[1] In this season, the playoffs was expanded from 10 teams to 12 teams.

Bracket

First round
Best-of-three
Quarterfinals
Best-of-five
Semifinals
Best-of-seven
Finals
Best-of-seven
            
1 Guangdong Southern Tigers   3
9 Jiangsu Dragons 0
8 Shandong Golden Stars   0
9 Jiangsu Dragons 2
1 Guangdong Southern Tigers   4
4 Shenzhen Leopards 0
4 Shenzhen Leopards 3
5 Beijing Ducks 2
5 Beijing Ducks 2
12 Shanghai Sharks 0
1 Guangdong Southern Tigers   4
3 Xinjiang Flying Tigers 0
3 Xinjiang Flying Tigers 3
6 Zhejiang Lions 1
6 Zhejiang Lions 2
11 Zhejiang Golden Bulls 1
3 Xinjiang Flying Tigers 4
2 Liaoning Flying Leopards 1
2 Liaoning Flying Leopards 3
7 Fujian Sturgeons 0
7 Fujian Sturgeons 2
10 Jilin Northeast Tigers 0


First round

All times are in China standard time (UTC+8)

(5) Beijing Ducks vs. (12) Shanghai Sharks

16 March 2019
19:35
Beijing Ducks 110–97 Shanghai Sharks
Scoring by quarter: 21–21, 33–24, 29–32, 27–20
Beijing leads series, 1–0
19 March 2019
19:35
Shanghai Sharks 103–117 Beijing Ducks
Scoring by quarter: 18–26, 29–33, 22–33, 34–25
Beijing wins series, 2–0
Pudong Yuanshen Gymnasium, Shanghai

(6) Zhejiang Lions vs. (11) Zhejiang Golden Bulls

16 March 2019
19:35
Zhejiang Lions 117–125 Zhejiang Golden Bulls
Scoring by quarter: 28–28, 25–27, 38–38, 26–32
Zhejiang Golden Bulls leads series, 1–0
Zhuji Sports Centre Gymnasium, Zhuji, Zhejiang
19 March 2019
19:35
Zhejiang Golden Bulls 110–113 Zhejiang Lions
Scoring by quarter: 30–34, 22–27, 31–25, 27–27
Series tied, 1–1
Binjiang Gymnasium, Hangzhou, Zhejiang
22 March 2019
19:35
Zhejiang Lions 103–90 Zhejiang Golden Bulls
Scoring by quarter: 25–22, 19–22, 33–21, 26–25
Zhejiang Lions wins series, 2–1
Zhuji Sports Centre Gymnasium, Zhuji, Zhejiang

(7) Fujian Sturgeons vs. (10) Jilin Northeast Tigers

17 March 2019
19:35
Fujian Sturgeons 111–105 Jilin Northeast Tigers
Scoring by quarter: 30–24, 34–22, 28–37, 19–22
Fujian leads series, 1–0
Zuchang Gymnasium, Jinjiang, Fujian
20 March 2019
19:35
Jilin Northeast Tigers 95–110 Fujian Sturgeons
Scoring by quarter: 26–31, 26–34, 31–21, 12–24
Fujian wins series, 2–0

(8) Shandong Golden Stars vs. (9) Jiangsu Dragons

17 March 2019
19:35
Shandong Golden Stars 101–103 Jiangsu Dragons
Scoring by quarter: 27–19, 32–25, 26–32, 16–27
Jiangsu leads series, 1–0
Shandong Arena, Jinan, Shandong
20 March 2019
19:35
Jiangsu Dragons 113–105 Shandong Golden Stars
Scoring by quarter: 26–28, 36–21, 20–30, 31–26
Jiangsu wins series, 2–0
Suzhou Sports Center Gymnasium, Suzhou, Jiangsu

Quarterfinals

(1) Guangdong Southern Tigers vs. (9) Jiangsu Dragons

25 March 2019
19:35
Guangdong Southern Tigers 137–108 Jiangsu Dragons
Scoring by quarter: 31–20, 36–30, 41–29, 29–29
Guangdong leads series, 1–0
27 March 2019
19:35
Guangdong Southern Tigers 141–99 Jiangsu Dragons
Scoring by quarter: 35–20, 39–21, 46–21, 21–37
Guangdong leads series, 2–0
30 March 2019
19:35
Jiangsu Dragons 108–135 Guangdong Southern Tigers
Scoring by quarter: 17–30, 23–36, 35–32, 33–37
Guangdong wins series, 3–0
Suzhou Sports Center Gymnasium, Suzhou, Jiangsu

(2) Liaoning Flying Leopards vs. (7) Fujian Sturgeons

26 March 2019
19:35
Liaoning Flying Leopards 124–118 (OT) Fujian Sturgeons
Scoring by quarter: 28–19, 26–23, 23–32, 26–29Overtime: 12–12, 9–3
Liaoning leads series, 1–0
28 March 2019
19:35
Liaoning Flying Leopards 115–95 Fujian Sturgeons
Scoring by quarter: 24–26, 29–21, 37–22, 25–26
Liaoning leads series, 2–0
31 March 2019
19:35
Fujian Sturgeons 102–106 Liaoning Flying Leopards
Scoring by quarter: 21–18, 27–36, 35–32, 19–20
Liaoning wins series, 3–0
Zuchang Gymnasium, Jinjiang, Fujian

(3) Xinjiang Flying Tigers vs. (6) Zhejiang Lions

26 March 2019
19:35
Xinjiang Flying Tigers 134–100 Zhejiang Lions
Scoring by quarter: 27–21, 36–29, 26–25, 45–25
Xinjiang leads series, 1–0
28 March 2019
19:35
Xinjiang Flying Tigers 139–125 Zhejiang Lions
Scoring by quarter: 39–35, 34–27, 33–38, 33–25
Xinjiang leads series, 2–0
31 March 2019
19:35
Zhejiang Lions 120–112 Xinjiang Flying Tigers
Scoring by quarter: 29–29, 25–32, 38–25, 28–26
Xinjiang leads series, 2–1
Zhuji Sports Centre Gymnasium, Zhuji, Zhejiang
2 April 2019
19:35
Zhejiang Lions 95–111 Xinjiang Flying Tigers
Scoring by quarter: 17–30, 31–27, 17–34, 30–20
Xinjiang wins series, 3–1
Zhuji Sports Centre Gymnasium, Zhuji, Zhejiang

(4) Shenzhen Leopards vs. (5) Beijing Ducks

25 March 2019
19:35
Shenzhen Leopards 96–106 Beijing Ducks
Scoring by quarter: 20–32, 33–18, 23–25, 20–31
Beijing leads series, 1–0
27 March 2019
19:35
Shenzhen Leopards 88–104 Beijing Ducks
Scoring by quarter: 22–24, 27–29, 22–24, 17–27
Beijing leads series, 2–0
30 March 2019
19:35
Beijing Ducks 110–116 (OT) Shenzhen Leopards
Scoring by quarter: 29–23, 27–32, 22–27, 24–20, Overtime: 8–14
Beijing leads series, 2–1
1 April 2019
19:35
Beijing Ducks 83–94 Shenzhen Leopards
Scoring by quarter: 14–19, 21–19, 25–29, 23–27
Series tied, 2–2
4 April 2019
19:35
Shenzhen Leopards 118–107 Beijing Ducks
Scoring by quarter: 24–18, 26–40, 38–23, 30–26
Shenzhen wins series, 3–2

Semifinals

(1) Guangdong Southern Tigers vs. (4) Shenzhen Leopards

8 April 2019
19:35
Guangdong Southern Tigers 141–118 Shenzhen Leopards
Scoring by quarter: 45–23, 32–28, 34–29, 30–38
Guangdong leads series, 1–0
10 April 2019
19:35
Guangdong Southern Tigers 119–112 Shenzhen Leopards
Scoring by quarter: 31–19, 30–29, 40–35, 18–29
Guangdong leads series, 2–0
13 April 2019
19:35
Shenzhen Leopards 106–111 Guangdong Southern Tigers
Scoring by quarter: 23–34, 25–25, 30–30, 28–22
Guangdong leads series, 3–0
15 April 2019
19:35
Shenzhen Leopards 117–135 Guangdong Southern Tigers
Scoring by quarter: 27–30, 30–35, 29–43, 31–27
Guangdong wins series, 4–0

(2) Liaoning Flying Leopards vs. (3) Xinjiang Flying Tigers

9 April 2019
19:35
Liaoning Flying Leopards 95–97 Xinjiang Flying Tigers
Scoring by quarter: 21–22, 21–29, 26–25, 27–21
Xinjiang leads series, 1–0
11 April 2019
19:35
Liaoning Flying Leopards 100–109 Xinjiang Flying Tigers
Scoring by quarter: 27–23, 27–25, 28–36, 18–25
Xinjiang leads series, 2–0
14 April 2019
19:35
Xinjiang Flying Tigers 100–109 Liaoning Flying Leopards
Scoring by quarter: 27–25, 28–21, 27–36, 18–27
Xinjiang leads series, 2–1
16 April 2019
19:35
Xinjiang Flying Tigers 107–81 Liaoning Flying Leopards
Scoring by quarter: 28–20, 22–17, 27–22, 30–22
Xinjiang leads series, 3–1
18 April 2019
19:35
Xinjiang Flying Tigers 99–62 Liaoning Flying Leopards
Scoring by quarter: 26–19, 20–15, 27–9, 26–19
Xinjiang wins series, 4–1

Finals

(1) Guangdong Southern Tigers vs. (3) Xinjiang Flying Tigers

26 April 2019
19:35
Guangdong Southern Tigers 142–123 Xinjiang Flying Tigers
Scoring by quarter: 42–33, 33–28, 35–26, 32–36
Guangdong leads series, 1–0
28 April 2019
19:35
Guangdong Southern Tigers 116–97 Xinjiang Flying Tigers
Scoring by quarter: 32–30, 34–21, 19–20, 31–26
Guangdong leads series, 2–0
1 May 2019
19:35
Xinjiang Flying Tigers 118–128 Guangdong Southern Tigers
Scoring by quarter: 32–31, 35–29, 23–33, 28–35
Guangdong leads series, 3–0
3 May 2019
19:35
Xinjiang Flying Tigers 98–103 Guangdong Southern Tigers
Scoring by quarter: 19–23, 22–21, 36–30, 21–29
Guangdong wins series, 4–0

References

  1. ^ "2018-2019赛季CBA联赛常规赛结束,季后赛对阵出炉" (in Chinese). 13 March 2019. Retrieved 13 March 2019.