ATLANTA (AP) — One team was motivated by the goal of dodging the Miami Heat in the first round of the playoffs. The other team’s goal was resting its starters.
The result was predictable.
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Paul Millsap thinks the Atlanta Hawks finally have things headed in the right direction. After a brutal stretch in which they could do little right and lost 14 of 15 games, the Hawks have suddenly battled back to win four straight, including a 97-83 victory over the Charlotte Bobcats on Monday night.
The Atlanta Hawks only needed one spectacular quarter to earn their first back-to-back wins of the season. Well, that and Al Horford.
ASHEVILLE, N.C. (AP) — Rookie guard Dennis Schroder scored on a runner with 2.1 seconds left to lift the Atlanta Hawks to an 87-85 victory over the Charlotte Bobcats in a preseason game Tuesday night.
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