2011 NBA Playoffs: Lakers Vs. Hornets First Round Schedule & TV Times

The Los Angeles Lakers open their quest for a third straight NBA championship with a first-round matchup against the New Orleans Hornets. Kobe Bryant, Chris Paul, and the gang will open their series on Sunday afternoon with a nationally televised game on ABC. Here is the national broadcast television schedule (local TV schedule to be determined) for the Lakers vs. Hornets (all times PDT):

  • Game 1 - Sunday, April 17, 12:30 p.m.at Los Angeles (ABC)
  • Game 2 - Wednesday, April 20, 7:30 p.m. at Los Angeles (TNT)
  • Game 3 - Friday, April 22, 6:30 p.m. at New Orleans (ESPN)
  • Game 4 - Sunday, April 24, 6:30 p.m. at New Orleans (TNT)
  • Game 5* - Tuesday, April 26, TBD at Los Angeles (tbd)
  • Game 6* - Thursday, April 28, TBD at New Orleans (tbd)
  • Game 7* - Saturday, April 30, TBD at Los Angeles (TNT)

*if necessary

The Lakers were 4-0 against New Orleans during the regular season.

For more news on this first-round matchup, be sure to stay tuned to this story stream at SB Nation Los Angeles. For more NBA playoff coverage, check out SB Nation's playoff bracket and schedule. For more news and information on the Lakers, be sure to read the SB Nation blog Silver Screen and Roll.

Trending Discussions

X
Log In Sign Up

forgot?
Log In Sign Up

Forgot password?

We'll email you a reset link.

If you signed up using a 3rd party account like Facebook or Twitter, please login with it instead.

Forgot password?

Try another email?

Almost done,

Join SB Nation Los Angeles

You must be a member of SB Nation Los Angeles to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Los Angeles. You should read them.

Join SB Nation Los Angeles

You must be a member of SB Nation Los Angeles to participate.

We have our own Community Guidelines at SB Nation Los Angeles. You should read them.

Spinner.vc97ec6e

Authenticating

Great!

Choose an available username to complete sign up.

In order to provide our users with a better overall experience, we ask for more information from Facebook when using it to login so that we can learn more about our audience and provide you with the best possible experience. We do not store specific user data and the sharing of it is not required to login with Facebook.