Game Thread: Hawks at Jazz

Atlanta Hawks' Dwight Howard and Indiana Pacers' Myles Turner go for a rebound during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016, in Indianapolis. Atlanta defeated Indiana 96-85. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

Atlanta Hawks’ Dwight Howard and Indiana Pacers’ Myles Turner go for a rebound during the second half of an NBA basketball game Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2016, in Indianapolis. Atlanta defeated Indiana 96-85. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)

HAWKS AT JAZZ

Nov. 25, 2016, 8 p.m., Vivint Smart Home Arena

Starters

Hawks (10-5)

Dennis Schroder

Kyle Korver

Kent Bazemore

Paul Millsap

Dwight Howard

Injury report: Out – Tiago Splitter (right hamstring strain), Mike Scott (left knee soreness)

Inactives: Splitter, Scott

Jazz (8-8)

George Hill

Rodney Hood

Gordon Hayward

Boris Diaw

Rudy Gobert

Injury report: Out – Alex Burk (left ankle); Questionable – Derrick Favors (left knee)

Inactives: Burk, Favors

Officials: James Capers, Steve Anderson, Gary Zielinski

From the Hawks

The Hawks are coming off a 96-85 road win over the Pacers Wednesday. … They are third in the NBA is assists at 24.6 per game and in assists on made baskets at 62.8 percent per game. … Howard is tied for second in the NBA in field goal percentage, third in rebounds, fourth in efficient field goal percentage and eighth in blocks.

From the Jazz

The Jazz are coming off a 108-83 home win over the Nuggets Wednesday. … Hayward has scored 20-plus points in seven of his 10 games. … They have held opponents to under 90 points seven times this season, most in the NBA. … Former Hawks player Joe Johnson is averaging 9.2 points in 24.9 minutes off the bench.

TV; Radio: Fox Sports Southeast; 92.9 FM


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