Game Thread: Join the conversation about Hawks at Raptors

ATLANTA: -- Raptors guard Kyle Lowry takes it to the basket past Hawks guard Thabo Sefolosha for two of his 31-points during the second half in a basketball game on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, in Atlanta. The Raptors beat the Hawks 96-86. Curtis Compton / ccompton@ajc.com

Raptors guard Kyle Lowry takes it to the basket past Hawks guard Thabo Sefolosha for two of his 31-points during the second half in a basketball game on Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, in Atlanta. The Raptors beat the Hawks 96-86. Curtis Compton / ccompton@ajc.com

HAWKS VS. RAPTORS

March 30, 2016, 7:30 p.m., Air Canada Center

Probable Starters

Hawks (45-30, 21-17 road)

Jeff Teague

Kyle Korver

Kent Bazemore

Paul Millsap

Al Horford

Injury report: Out – Tiago Splitter (right hip surgery); Probable – Thabo Sefolosha (right ankle stiffness)

Inactives: Splitter, Lamar Patterson (D-League), Edy Tavares (D-League)

Raptors (49-24, 28-9 home)

Kyle Lowry

DeMar DeRozan

Norman Powell

Jason Thompson

Jonas Valanciunas

Injury report: Out – DeMarre Carroll (right knee surgery), Luis Scola (sore left knee); Questionable – Terrence Ross (sore left thumb)

Inactives: Carroll, TBA

Officials: Monty McCutchen, Lauren Holtkamp, Michael Smith

From the Hawks

The Hawks are coming off a 102-100 win at the Bulls Monday, their fourth straight win. They have also won 14 out of the past 16 games. … The Hawks have lost three straight games to the Raptors, including both meetings this season. … The Hawks have scored over 100 points in a season-high nine straight games. … The Hawks are seventh in the NBA in blocks at 5.8 per game. … Millsap needs two steals for 1,000 in his career.

From the Raptors

The Raptors are coming off a 119-100 home loss to the Thunder Monday, their third loss in four games. … The Raptors are two home wins away from tying franchise best (30) set in 2006-07. … Lowry is third in the NBA in steals at 2.11 per game. … Powell, a rookie second-round pick, has scored in double figures in three straight games. … DeRozan is eighth in the league in scoring at 23.6 points per game.

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