Hawks playoff game times, results

Hawks' injured guard Trae Young gives teammates high fives as they take the early lead against the Milwaukee Bucks during the first quarter of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals Tuesday, June 29, 2021, at State Farm Arena in Atlanta. (Curtis Compton / Curtis.Compton@ajc.com)

Credit: Curtis Compton / Curtis.Compton@

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Hawks' injured guard Trae Young gives teammates high fives as they take the early lead against the Milwaukee Bucks during the first quarter of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference finals Tuesday, June 29, 2021, at State Farm Arena in Atlanta. (Curtis Compton / Curtis.Compton@ajc.com)

Credit: Curtis Compton / Curtis.Compton@

After a 41-31 regular season, Atlanta clinched a first-round playoff spot as the fifth seed in the Eastern Conference. The team made the NBA playoffs for the first time since the 2016 season.

Here are the game times, TV listings for scheduled games and results.

FIRST ROUND

Hawks vs. Knicks

(Best-of-seven series)

The fifth-seeded Hawks toppled the New York Knicks — the No. 4 seed — in five games, to clinch the first-round playoff series.

Game 1 - Hawks 107, Knicks 105

Game 2 - Knicks 101, Hawks 92

Game 3 - Hawks 105, Knicks 94

Game 4 - Hawks 113, Knicks 96

Game 5 - Hawks 103, Knicks 89

NBA playoff brackets

Eastern Conference semifinals

Hawks vs. 76ers

(Best-of-seven series)

Atlanta advanced to the conference semifinals for the sixth time since the 2008-09 season. Philadelphia is the No. 1 seed in these playoffs. The Hawks are 0-2 against the 76ers in the playoffs, last playing in the opening round in 1982.

The winner faces the winner of the Brooklyn-Milwaukee series.

Game 1 - Hawks 128, 76ers 124

Game 2 - 76ers 118, Hawks 102

Game 3 - 76ers 127, Hawks 111

Game 4 - Hawks 103, 76ers 100

Game 5 - Hawks 109, 76ers 106

Game 6 - 76ers 104, Hawks 99

Game 7 - Hawks 103, 76ers 96

Eastern Conference finals

Hawks vs. Bucks

(Best-of-seven series)

The Atlanta Hawks advanced to the Eastern Conference finals for the first time since the 2014-15 season. Atlanta will face former head coach Mike Budenholzer and the Milwaukee Bucks. The Hawks are 2-2 against Milwaukee in the playoffs.

The winner moves on to the NBA finals to face the winner of the Western Conference finals between the Phoenix Suns and Los Angeles Clippers.

Game 1: Hawks 116, Bucks 113

Game 2: Bucks 125, Hawks 91

Game 3: Bucks 113, Hawks 102

Game 4, Hawks 110, Bucks 88

Game 5, Thursday, July 1: Hawks at Bucks, 8:30 p.m., TNT

Game 6, Saturday, July 3: Bucks at Hawks, 8:30 p.m., TNT

Game 7*, Monday, July 5: Hawks at Bucks, 8:30 p.m., TNT

* — If necessary