Hawks Opening Round Playoff Schedule Announced

HAWKS TO OPEN THE 2010 PLAYOFFS
SATURDAY AGAINST MILWAUKEE
Atlanta's first game will be at 5:30 p.m., with Game 2 scheduled for next Tuesday

ATLANTA, GA (April 15, 2010) -- The Atlanta Hawks will host the Milwaukee Bucks in the best-of-seven first round series this weekend at Philips Arena, with game one set for Saturday, April 17 at 5:30 p.m., at Philips Arena.

Game 2 in the series will be played Tuesday, April 20 at 7:00 p.m., before shifting to Milwaukee and the Bradley Center for Games 3 and 4.

Game 3 is scheduled for Saturday, April 24 at 7 p.m. (ET), with Game 4 set for Monday, April 26 at a time to be determined.

If necessary, Game 5 will return to Philips Arena on Wednesday, April 28, with Game 6 returning to Milwaukee on Friday, April 30. The seventh and deciding game is scheduled for Sunday, May 2 in Atlanta.

ATLANTA HAWKS vs. MILWAUKEE BUCKS
2010 NBA Playoff First Round Series (best-of-seven)
(Eastern time listings)

Game 1
Sat
April 17
Milwaukee @ Atlanta
5:30pm
ESPN
Game 2
Tue
April 20
Milwaukee @ Atlanta
7:00pm
NBATV
Game 3
Sat
April 24
Atlanta @ Milwaukee
7:00pm
ESPN
Game 4
Mon
April 26
Atlanta @ Milwaukee
TBA
TBA
Game 5*
Wed
April 28
Milwaukee @ Atlanta
TBA
TBA
Game 6*
Fri
April 30
Atlanta @ Milwaukee
TBA
TBA
Game 7*
Sun
May 2
Milwaukee @ Atlanta
TBA
TBA
* If Necessary