The Los Angeles Lakers would overcome Ja Morant and the Grizzlies, trailed by James Harden and the Rockets https://www.mmobc.com. In the Western Conference Finals they brought down Kawhi Leonard, Paul George, and the Los Angeles Clippers.
On the Eastern Conference side, Giannis and the Bucks began by overcoming the Brooklyn Nets https://www.mmobc.com/nba-2k21-mt. In the second round, it was Ben Simmons, Joel Embiid and the Sixers. The Bucks would dispense with the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals to move to the title round.