Game Thread: Join the conversation for Cavaliers at Hawks

LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers dunks against the Brooklyn Nets during the second quarter at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland on Thursday, March 31, 2016. (Karen Schiely/Akron Beacon Journal/TNS)

LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers dunks against the Brooklyn Nets during the second quarter at Quicken Loans Arena in Cleveland on Thursday, March 31, 2016. (Karen Schiely/Akron Beacon Journal/TNS)

CAVALIERS VS. HAWKS

April 1, 2016, 8 p.m., Philips Arena

Probable Starters

Hawks (45-31, 24-13 home)

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)

Cavaliers (53-22, 22-15 road)

Kyrie Irving

J.R. Smith

LeBron James

Kevin Love

Timofey Mozgov

Injury report: None

Inactives: TBA

Officials: Ron Garretson, Tre Maddox, Sean Wright

From the Hawks

The Hawks are coming off a 105-97 loss at the Raptors Wednesday that snapped a four-game win streak. … The Hawks set an NBA record by having 10 different players hit at least one 3-pointer in the game. … The Hawks lost the only meeting this season against the Cavaliers, which was in Cleveland. The Hawks have won five straight against the Cavaliers in Atlanta. … Millsap is averaging four blocks over past four games. … Thabo Sefolosha needs five assists for 1,000 in his career. … Korver needs nine rebounds for 3,000 in his career.

From the Cavaliers

The Cavaliers are coming off a 107-87 home win over the Nets Thursday. …. James passed Hawks legend Dominique Wilkins for 12th on the NBA all-time scoring list. He needs 22 points to move past Oscar Robertson for 11th on the list. … The Cavaliers have made 10 or more 3-pointers in a franchise-best 13 straight games. … Tristan Thompson appeared in his 362nd consecutive game, surpassing Jim Chones (361) for the longest streak in Cavaliers history. He is up to 363 after Thursday.

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