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Game Thread: Game 6 of Hawks vs. Celtics

042616 ATLANTA: Hawks guard Jeff Teague prepares to play the Celtics in Game 5 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series at Philips Arena on Tuesday, April 26, 2016, in Atlanta.    Curtis Compton / ccompton@ajc.com

Hawks guard Jeff Teague prepares to play the Celtics in Game 5 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series at Philips Arena on Tuesday, April 26, 2016, in Atlanta. Curtis Compton / ccompton@ajc.com

GAME 6: HAWKS VS. CELTICS

(Hawks lead series, 3-2)

April 28, 2016, 8 p.m., TD Garden

Probable Starters

Hawks

Jeff Teague

Kyle Korver

Kent Bazemore

Paul Millsap

Al Horford

Injury report: Out – Tiago Splitter (right hip surgery)

Inactives: Splitter, Edy Tavares

Celtics

Isaiah Thomas

Evan Turner

Jae Crowder

Amir Johnson

Jonas Jerebko

Injury report: Out – Avery Bradley (right hamstring sprain); Probable – Isaiah Thomas (mild left ankle sprain)

Inactives: Bradley, TBA

Officials: Scott Foster, Tony Brothers and James Williams

From the Hawks

Teague has scored in double-figures in 13 straight playoff games. … The Hawks had 14 3-pointers in Game 5, the second most in franchise playoff history. … Korver has at least 3-pointers in the past four games of the series.

From the Celtics

Thomas expects to play despite suffering the ankle sprain late in Game 5. … With Turner held to just seven points, Turner was the Celtics’ leading scorer with 15 points. … Celtic starters were a combined minus-108 in the Game 5 loss.

TV; Radio: TNT, FSSE; 92.9 FM


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