The First Round series of the 2017 NBA Playoffs between the Washington Wizards and Atlanta Hawks makes its way to Philips Arena on Saturday as part of the NBA’s four-game slate of action.
Atlanta is in desperate need of a win as the series shifts to its home court, currently trailing the Wizards, 2-0.
Despite the early deficit, the Hawks remain confident.
“They have home-court advantage,” Atlanta forward Paul Millsap told the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. “They played off of that. To us, it’s 0-0. We are going back to Atlanta. We are still confident.”
The Wizards have won five straight games against the Hawks — along with three out of four in the regular season — with the Hawks’ lone win coming at Philips. They’ll look to repeat the success from that lone victory in order to get some momentum that will turn the series around.
How can you tune in to First Round NBA Playoff action? Here is all of the information you will need to tune in from the opening tip-off:
Date: Saturday, April 22
Start Time: 5:30 p.m. ET
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Venue: Philips Arena
TV Info: TNT
Live Stream: Stream 1
Series: Wizards lead, 2-0
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