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Game Thread: Hawks at Bulls


HAWKS AT BULLS

Jan. 25, 2017, 8 p.m., United Center

Starters

Hawks (26-19)

Dennis Schroder

Kent Bazemore

Thabo Sefolosha

Paul Millsap

Dwight Howard

Injury report: Out – Tiago Splitter (right hamstring strain), Mike Muscala (left ankle)

Inactives: Tiago Splitter, Mike Muscala

Bulls (23-23)

Jerian Grant

Dwyane Wade

Jimmy Butler

Taj Gibson

Robin Lopez

Injury report: None

Inactives: Isaiah Canaan

Officials: Zach Zarba, Tony Brown, Scott Twardoski

From the Hawks

The Hawks are coming off a 115-105 home loss to the Clippers on Monday that snapped a two-game win streak. … They have won six straight games against the Bulls, including two this season. Their longest win streak against the Bulls in seven games. ... Kent Bazemore is averaging 20.5 points with a .485 shooting percentage and .385 3-point shooting percentage the past two games.

From the Bulls

The Bulls are coming off a 100-92 road win over the Magic Tuesday, their second straight win since losing to the Hawks last week. ... They lead the NBA in attendance with an average of 21,617. They led the league in home attendance for seven straight season. … They are first in the league in rebounds and second in rebound percentage.

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