How Does the NBA Play-In Tournament Work?

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Are you wondering what the NBA Play-In Tournament is? No worries... we have you covered!

The NBA's landscape is changing, and it's changing fast. Commissioner Adam Silver has made it well known that he's not completely satisfied with how the NBA's regular season and playoff format currently stands. There have been a number of attempts to shorten the length of the season and even add a mid-season tournament to the schedule.

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The biggest change to the league format that Adam Silver can take credit for is the new play-in tournament. First introduced in 2020, the play-in tournament gives teams on the bubble of making the playoffs an opportunity to sneak in.

Here is everything you need to know about the NBA Play-In Tournament.

How Does The Play-In Work?

History of the Play In

2023 NBA Play-In Tournament Race

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