Game Thread: Wizards at Hawks Game 4

Atlanta Hawks’ Paul Millsap gets five from Taurean Prince after drawing a foul from the Wizards in Game 3 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series on Saturday, April 22, 2017, in Atlanta. Curtis Compton/ccompton@ajc.com

GAME 4: HAWKS AT WIZARDS

April 24, 2017, 8 p.m., Philips Arena

Wizards lead series, 2-1

Probable starters

Hawks

Dennis Schroder

Tim Hardaway Jr.

Taurean Prince

Paul Millsap

Dwight Howard

Injury report: Probable – Ersan Ilyasova (left calf contusion)

Inactives: TBA

Wizards

John Wall

Bradley Beal

Otto Porter

Markieff Morris

Marcin Gortat

Injury report: Out – Ian Mahinmi (strained left calf); Probable – Otto Porter Jr. (strained neck)

Inactives: Ian Mahinmi, TBA

 Officials: Ken Mauer, Ed Malloy, Leroy Richardson, Mark Ayotte (alternate)

From the Hawks

Paul Millsap became the first Hawk to record two straight 20-point, 10-rebound games in the playoffs since Moses Malone in 1989. …Taurean Prince recorded is the first Hawks rookie to score in double-figures in his first three playoff games since Pete Maravich (five games) in 1971.

From the Wizards

John Wall has scored 93 points on 31 of 56 shooting through the three games, the highest totals in a three-game playoff span in his career. … The Wizards are second in the playoffs with 21.3 fast break points per game. They ranked fifth during the season with 15.9 per game.

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