NBA playoffs: Hawks-Wizards open Sunday, Game 3 in Atlanta April 22
Game 1 of the Hawks-Wizards 2016-17 Eastern Conference first-round playoff series will be Sunday at 1 p.m. at the Verizon Center in Washington, D.C.
The game will be televised nationally by TNT. It will also be televised by Fox Sports Southeast and broadcast on 92.9 FM.
“I think we are excited where we are and how we are playing headed into the playoffs,” Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer said after a 104-86 loss to the Pacers in the regular-season finale. “A couple days to get prepared and get after it.
The Wizards won the season series with the Hawks 3-1.
No. 4 Wizards vs. No. 5 Hawks
Game 1 – Sunday at Washington, 1 p.m., TNT
Game 2 – Wednesday at Washington, 7 p.m., NBA TV
Game 3 – Saturday at Atlanta, 5:30 p.m., TNT
Game 4 – Monday at Atlanta, 8 p.m., TNT
Game 5* – Wednesday at Washington, Time and network TBD
Game 6* – April 28 at Atlanta, Time and network TBD
Game 7* – April 30 at Washington, Time and network TBD
* – If necessary