There are eight teams in a quarter finals.
If a final is between 2 teams, a semifinal must be between 4 teams.
As of May 13th, 2010, there are only 4 teams left in the playoffs. The Orlando Magic will play the Boston Celtics in the Eastern Conference Finals. The Los Angeles Lakers will face the Phoenix Suns in the Western Conference Finals. The winners of each series will meet in the NBA finals to determine the champions.
Still 8, at the College World Series in Omaha
In the semi finals it is Holland v Uruguay and Spain v Germany.
The tournament ended. The answer is zero. Germany defeated Argentina in the Finals 1-0.
UCLA, Duke, Florida we left out 4 more teams who have won back to back: Kentucky, Oklahoma A&M, san fransico, and Cincinnati
There are 4 teams left in the semi finals. That would make for 2 matches. The winners would play a 1 match final.
The top 8 teams of the Eastern Conference and the top 8 teams of the Western Conference will compete in a best of 7 series until the last 2 teams in each conference are left to battle for the conference finals. The two conference finals winners will now compete for the NBA finals. The team with the most number of wins in the regular season gains the home court advantage over the opposing team. In bracketing, the first seed battles the 8th seed; the 2nd seed battles the 7th seed; the 3rd seed battles the 6th seed and also goes with the 4th and 5th seed. The winners will advance to the 2nd round then the finals.