The Lakers eliminated the Hornets in six games, and the Mavericks took care of the Blazers in six, setting up a match-up between each-other in the 2nd round.
Here is the schedule for the Western Conference Semi-Finals. (All Times Pacific)
Game 1 – Mon May 2 Dallas at L.A. Lakers 7:30PM TNT
Game 2 – Wed May 4 Dallas at L.A. Lakers 7:30PM TNT
Game 3 – Fri May 6 L.A. Lakers at Dallas 6:30PM ESPN
Game 4 – Sun May 8 L.A. Lakers at Dallas 12:30PM ABC/R
Game 5 * Tue May 10 Dallas at L.A. Lakers TBD TBD TNT
Game 6 * Thu May 12 L.A. Lakers at Dallas TBD TBD ESPN
Game 7 * Sun May 15 Dallas at L.A. Lakers 12:30PM 3:30PM ABC
The Lakers won the season series versus the Mavericks in the regular season 2 games to 1.