The team that was built to be torn down can now be torn down, and if you saw the second quarter – or the third, for that matter – of Friday’s game, you’re doubtless saying, “And not a moment too soon.” This teetered on the lip of being the worst home playoff performance in Atlanta Hawks’ annals, which would really be saying something. It wound up being just another galling end to another teasing playoff series.
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