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Game Thread: Bucks at Hawks


Nov. 16, 2016, 7:30 p.m., Philips Arena

Probable starters

Hawks (8-2)

Dennis Schroder

Kyle Korver

Kent Bazemore

Paul Millsap

Dwight Howard*

Injury report: Out – Tiago Splitter (right hamstring strain), Mike Scott (left knee soreness); * - Howard’s status could be updated

Inactives: Splitter, Scott

Bucks (5-4)

Matthew Dellavedova

Tony Snell

Jabari Parker

Giannis Antetokounmpo

John Henson

Injury report: Out – Khris Middleton (hamstring surgery)

Inactives: Middleton, TBA

Officials: Tony Brothers, Tony Brown, Lauren Holtkamp

From the Hawks

The Hawks are coming off a 93-90 road win at the Heat Tuesday, their fifth straight win. … Howard’s status in unknown after he left Tuesday’s game with a left quad contusion. ... The Hawks are off to an 8-2 start for the second straight season. … The Hawks have scored fewer than 100 points just twice.

From the Bucks

The Bucks are coming off a 106-96 home win over the Grizzlies Saturday. .... Antetokounmpo is the only player in the NBA averaging over 20.0 points, 8.0 rebounds, 5.0 assists, 2.0 blocks and 2.0 steals per game. … Parker is averaging a career-high 19.1 points per game.

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About the Author

Chris Vivlamore has been a reporter and editor at The Atlanta Journal-Constitution since 2003.