The Atlanta Hawks have advanced to the Eastern Conference Semifinals for the second consecutive season, and they will meet LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers. These two teams met in the 2015 Eastern Conference Finals, with Atlanta holding homecourt, but things are flipped this time around, as the series begins in Ohio on Monday, May 2.
Here is the full schedule for the series, with the caveat that things are quite fluid with regard to Games 5 through 7:
- Game 1 - Monday, May 2 - Hawks at Cavaliers - 7:00 pm ET (TNT)
- Game 2 - Wednesday, May 4 - Hawks at Cavaliers - 8:00 pm ET (TNT)
- Game 3 - Friday, May 6 - Cavaliers at Hawks - 7:00 pm ET (ESPN)
- Game 4 - Sunday, May 8 - Cavaliers at Hawks - 3:30 pm ET (ABC)
- Game 5 - Tuesday, May 10 - Hawks at Cavaliers - TBD (TNT) - If Necessary
- Game 6 - Thursday, May 12 - Cavaliers at Hawks - TBD (ESPN) - If Necessary
- Game 7 - Sunday, May 15 - Hawks at Cavaliers - TBD (TBD) - If Necessary
Stay tuned throughout the series for full coverage, but for now, clear your schedules and prepare for more playoff basketball.