Thunder-Hawks Game Thread

102715 ATLANTA: -- Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer and the team during their first regular season basketball game "home opener" on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015, in Atlanta.  Curtis Compton / ccompton@ajc.com
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102715 ATLANTA: -- Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer and the team during their first regular season basketball game "home opener" on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2015, in Atlanta. Curtis Compton / ccompton@ajc.com

THUNDER VS. HAWKS

Nov. 30, 2015, 8 p.m., Philips Arena

Starters

Hawks (11-8, 6-3 home)

Jeff Teague

Kyle Korver

Thabo Sefolosha

Paul Millsap

Al Horford

Injury report: Out – Tiago Splitter (right hip); Probable – Kyle Korver (ankle rehabilitation), Thabo Sefolosha (ankle rehabilitation), Kent Bazemore (right ankle sprain), Jeff Teague (left ankle sprain)

Inactives: Tiago Splitter, Tim Hardaway Jr.

Thunder (11-6, 3-3 road)

Russell Westbrook

Andre Roberson

Kevin Durant

Serge Ibaka

Steven Adams

Injury report: None

Inactives: Mitch McGary, Josh Huestis

Officials: Monty McCutchen, Kane Fitzgerald, Leroy Richardson

From the Hawks

The Hawks are coming off a 108-88 loss at the Spurs Saturday. … Tiago Splitter will miss his fifth straight game with a sore right hip. … Horford has scored in double-figures in all of the 19 games … His longest double-figure scoring streak to open a season is 21 in 2013-14. His longest overall is 33. … Four Hawks rank in the NBA’s Top 40 in steals: Millsap is eighth (2.0), Kent Bazemore is 23rd (1.6), Sefolosha is T-27th (1.5) and Jeff Teague is T-37th (1.3).

From the Thunder

The Thunder are coming off a 103-87 home win over the Pistons Friday, their fourth straight win. … First-year head coach Billy Donovan won back-to-back national championships at Florida with Hawks center Al Horford. … Westbrook has 21 career triple-doubles which is tied for third with Kobe Bryant among active players. They trail only LeBron James (39) and Rajon Rondo (24). … Kevin Durant, in his 11 games, is averaging 28.7 points, 7.5 rebounds, 3.2 assists and 1.5 blocks in 34.8 minutes.

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