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Game Thread: Hawks at Lakers


Nov. 27, 2016, 9:30 p.m., Staples Center


Hawks (10-6)

Dennis Schroder

Kyle Korver

Kent Bazemore

Paul Millsap

Dwight Howard

Injury report: Out – Tiago Splitter (right hamstring strain), Mike Scott (left knee soreness)

Inactives: Splitter, Scott

Lakers (8-9)

Jose Calderon

Jordan Clarkson

Thomas Robinson

Luol Deng

Timofey Mozgov

Injury report: Out – D’Angelo Russell (sore left knee), Ivica Zubac (D-League); Julius Randle (hip pointer), Nick Young (sprained toe left foot); Probable – Larry Nance Jr. (right thumb sprain)

Inactives: Russell, Zubac

Officials: Ed Malloy, John Goble, Gediminas Petraitis

From the Hawks

The Hawks are coming off a 95-68 loss at the Jazz Friday, their fourth loss in five games. ... The Hawks have won two straight games against the Lakers in Los Angeles. … Howard is tied for fourth in the NBA with 11double-doubles … Rookie Taurean Prince has appeared in six straight games.

From the Lakers

The Lakers are coming off two straight losses to the Warriors, the last a 109-85 home loss on Friday. … The Lakers defeated the Hawks 123-116 in November for their first road win of the season. … Deng is the only Lakers player to start every game this season. … The Lakers bench has been outscored by the opponent’s bench only once this season.

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