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How to watch Sixers vs. Hawks Game 6 via live online stream

We go over how you can watch Game 6 of the Sixers-Hawks series in the second round of the 2021 NBA playoffs airing on ESPN.

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Atlanta Hawks v Philadelphia 76ers - Game Five
Trae Young of the Atlanta Hawks celebates after defeating the Philadelphia 76ers during Game Five of the Eastern Conference Semifinals at Wells Fargo Center on June 16, 2021 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
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ESPN will host Friday’s NBA playoff matchup between the Philadelphia 76ers and Atlanta Hawks with tip set for 8:30 p.m. ET. The game will take place at the State Farm Arena in Atlanta, Georgia.

If you aren’t around a TV to check out this second-round NBA playoff matchup, you can stream the game via WatchESPN or the ESPN app. But keep in mind that you need a cable-login subscription. If you don’t have a cable login to access ESPN for a live stream, you can get a free trial from YouTube TV, Hulu with Live TV, AT&T TV Now, FuboTV, or Sling TV to stream the game.

The 76ers face a must-win game after blowing leads in Games 4 and 5 to go down 3-2. Joel Embiid struggled from the field in Game 4 and Ben Simmons missed 10 free throws in Game 5. Philadelphia needs a massive showing to avoid an embarrassing playoff exit.

The Hawks are showing resiliency and flair, overcoming multiple double-digit leads to turn a 2-1 deficit into a 3-2 advantage. Atlanta has a chance to close things out at home and Trae Young will look to add another playoff series win to his growing legacy.