2012 Pre-Season: Atlanta Hawks release 3-game Home Schedule

ATLANTA, GA - JANUARY 05: Chris Bosh #1 of the Miami Heat drives past Josh Smith #5 of the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on January 5, 2012 in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, User is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

The Atlanta Hawks released their three-game home preseason schedule on Thursday.

The opening game is against reigning NBA Champions Miami Heat on Sunday, October 7 in Atlanta at 2 p.m. (ET).

Next to visit Philips Arena is the New Orleans Hornets on Thursday, October 18 (7:30 p.m.), and lastly the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday, October 20 (7 p.m.) to conclude the home stand.

Here is a breakdown of the schedule via Hawks PR:

October 7 Miami Atlanta, GA (Philips Arena) 2:00 p.m.
October 18 New Orleans Atlanta, GA (Philips Arena) 7:30 p.m.
October 20 Dallas Atlanta, GA (Philips Arena) 7:00 p.m.

*** The rest of the Hawks preseason schedule will be released at a later date.

Topics: Atlanta Hawks, Dallas Mavericks, Miami Heat, New Orleans Hornets

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