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RECAP: Hawks 118, Jazz 85

Bo Churney —  December 21, 2013


   UTA(7-22) 85 – 118 (15-12)ATL

Key Performers:
L. Williams (ATL): 25 pts, 2 reb, 2 ast, 4 stl
E. Kanter (UTA): 13 pts, 13 reb, 2 blk

The Hawks are now three games over .500… I REPEAT, THE HAWKS ARE NOW THREE GAMES OVER .500! WOOO, THREE-SEED, HERE WE COME!!!

*looks at standings* Oh, we’re only four games ahead of the ninth place team in the East… still, possible three-seed!

ANYWAYS, the Hawks won tonight and they did it with a very consistent effort on both ends of the floor. Al Horford had 23 points in 23 minutes, which included a balanced set of inside buckets and mid-range jumpers. Paul Millsap, in his first game against his former team, had a quiet double-double with 14 points and 10 rebounds. Because of the blowout, every active Hawks player got into the game and scored at least one bucket. Continue Reading…