Atlanta Hawks Clinch 7th Straight Playoff Berth
With tonight’s 98-85 Atlanta Hawks win over the Miami Heat, the Hawks have clinched a playoff spot for the seventh consecutive season, the longest current streak in the Eastern Conference. The seven-in-a-row equals the longest run in Atlanta history (1992-99).
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Atlanta will face either the Miami Heat or Indiana Pacers in the first round of the 2014 NBA Playoffs, with the schedule to be announced. Games 3, 4 and 6 (if necessary) will be played at Philips Arena. The NBA Playoffs begin on April 19.