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Game Thread: Hawks at Bucks


HAWKS AT BUCKS

March 24, 2017, 8 p.m., BMO Harris Bradley Center

Probable starters

Hawks (37-34)

Dennis Schroder

Tim Hardaway Jr.

Thabo Sefolosha

Ersan Ilyasova

Dwight Howard

Injury report: Out – Paul Millsap (left knee tightness), Kent Bazemore (right knee bone bruise)

Inactives: Paul Millsap, Kent Bazemore

Bucks (36-35)

Malcolm Brogdon

Tony Snell

Khris Middleton

Giannis Antetokounmpo

Thon Maker

Injury report: Out – Jabari Parker (left knee surgery), Michael Beasley (hyperextended left knee), Questionable – John Henson (left thumb sprain)

Inactives: Jabari Parker, Michael Beasley

 Officials: Scott Foster, Tony Brown, Scott Twardoski

From the Hawks

The Hawks are coming off a 104-100 road loss to the Wizards Wednesday, their fifth straight loss. … They go for the season sweep of the Bucks after winning the first three games. ... Dwight Howard is seventh in the NBA is double-doubles with 46. He has a streak of 13 straight games with double-digit rebounds. … Tim Hardaway Jr. has a streak of 23 games with a 3-pointer. … Over the past two games, Thabo Sefolosha over the last averaged 10.5 points while making at least two 3-pointers and shooting above .500 from the field and 3-point range.

From the Bucks

The Bucks are coming off a 116-98 road win over the Kings Wednesday, their second straight win and their 10th in the past 12 games. ... Gianni Antetokounmpo currently ranks in the NBA’s top-20 in total points, rebounds, assists, steals and blocks this season. No player in league history has done it for an entire season. … Malcolm Brogdon, from Greater Atlanta Christian Academy, leads all NBA rookies in assists, steals and 3-point percentage.

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