Nov 1, 2013; Atlanta, GA, USA; Toronto Raptors power forward Tyler Hansbrough (50) passes the ball around Atlanta Hawks small forward Kyle Korver (26) in the first half at Philips Arena. Mandatory Credit: Daniel Shirey-USA TODAY Sports

Raptors vs Hawks Game Will Air on NBA TV

Tonight’s game between playoff-bound teams Atlanta Hawks and Toronto Raptors will air on NBA TV tonight at 7:30 p.m. (ET).

NBA TV’s Tuesday primtetime slot is reserved for “Fan Night,” where fans vote on which matchup the network airs.

This is the second game of a back-to-back set for Atlanta and also the second nationally televised game in four nights. The Hawks were at Charlotte last night and were on NBA TV on Saturday against the visiting Denver Nuggets.

Atlanta won both games on Saturday and Monday, extending their winning streak to a season-best four in a row. They had lost 14 of 15 games prior to the streak.

The Hawks currently hold the final playoff spot in the East with the 8th seed. They are 1.5 games behind 7th place Charlotte, who they just beat last night for the third time this season and 11th straight time overall, and are 4 games ahead of 9th place New York.

Toronto is 3rd in the East behind powerhouses Indiana and Miami.

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