Game Thread: Hawks at Lakers

Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer shouts to his team in the first half during an NBA basketball game against the Utah Jazz Friday, Nov. 25, 2016, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer shouts to his team in the first half during an NBA basketball game against the Utah Jazz Friday, Nov. 25, 2016, in Salt Lake City. (AP Photo/Rick Bowmer)

HAWKS AT LAKERS

Nov. 27, 2016, 9:30 p.m., Staples Center

Starters

Hawks (10-6)

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

Lakers (8-9)

Jose Calderon

Jordan Clarkson

Thomas Robinson

Luol Deng

Timofey Mozgov

Injury report: Out – D’Angelo Russell (sore left knee), Ivica Zubac (D-League); Julius Randle (hip pointer), Nick Young (sprained toe left foot); Probable – Larry Nance Jr. (right thumb sprain)

Inactives: Russell, Zubac

Officials: Ed Malloy, John Goble, Gediminas Petraitis

From the Hawks

The Hawks are coming off a 95-68 loss at the Jazz Friday, their fourth loss in five games. … The Hawks have won two straight games against the Lakers in Los Angeles. … Howard is tied for fourth in the NBA with 11double-doubles … Rookie Taurean Prince has appeared in six straight games.

From the Lakers

The Lakers are coming off two straight losses to the Warriors, the last a 109-85 home loss on Friday. … The Lakers defeated the Hawks 123-116 in November for their first road win of the season. … Deng is the only Lakers player to start every game this season. … The Lakers bench has been outscored by the opponent’s bench only once this season.

TV; Radio: Fox Sports Southeast; 92.9 FM


View Comments 0