The schedule for the first round of the playoffs has been released. The Celtics games are all in prime time and there aren't any afternoon games in the first 4 ( I hate afternoon games. Here is the schedule for the Celtics/Hawks series that will start on Sunday.
Game 1 - Atlanta @ Boston: Sunday, April 20 8:30 PM (TNT) Game 2 - Atlanta @ Boston: Wednesday, April 23 8:00 pm (TNT) Game 3 - Boston @ Atlanta: Saturday, April 26 8:00 PM (ESPN) Game 4 - Boston @ Atlanta: Monday, April 28 8:00 pm (TNT) Game 5 (if needed) - Atlanta @ Boston: Wednesday, April 30 (TBD) Game 6 (if needed) - Boston @ Atlanta: Friday, May 2 (TBD) Game 7 (if needed) - Atlanta @ Boston: Sunday, May 4 (TBD)
As an added bonus, here are this weekend's other games in case you are like me and want to soak in every moment of this postseason that will hopefully end in the Celtics first title in over 20 years.
Saturday's Games Washington @ Cleveland: 12:30 pm (ESPN) Phoenix @ San Antonio: 3:00 pm (ABC) Dallas @ New Orleans: 7:00 pm (ESPN) Utah @ Houston: 9:30 pm (ESPN)
Sunday's Games Toronto @ Orlando: 12:30 pm (TNT) Denver @ LA: 3:00 pm (ABC) Philadelphia @ Detroit: 6:00 pm (TNT) Atlanta @ Boston: 8:30 PM (TNT)