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Game Thread: Join the conversation for Hawks at Wizards


April 13, 2016, 8 p.m., Verizon Center


Hawks (48-33, 21-19 road)

Jeff Teague

Kyle Korver

Kent Bazemore

Paul Millsap

Al Horford

Injury report: Out – Tiago Splitter (right hip surgery);

Inactives: Splitter, Lamar Patterson (D-League), Edy Tavares (D-League)

Wizards (40-41, 21-19 home)

Ramon Sessions

Marcus Thornton

Otto Porter Jr.

Jared Dudley


Injury report: Out - John Wall (right knee), Bradley Beal (pelvis), Markieff Morris, Marcin Gortat

Inactives: Wall, Beal, Morris

Officials: Ken Mauer, Kane Fitzgerald, Leon Wood

From the Hawks

The Hawks are coming off 109-94 loss at the Cavaliers Monday, which snapped a three-game win streak. ... The Hawks have won two of the three meetings with the Wizards this season. … The Hawks’ 108 combined wins over the last two seasons is the highest two-year total in franchise history, surpassing the 107 victories from 1985-87 and from 1986-88. … Bazemore is coming off back-to-back 20-point plus games for the first time in his career. … Teague is averaging 22.9 points on .522 shooting over the past seven games.

From the Wizards

The Wizards are coming off a 120-111 win at the Nets Monday, their second straight win. … The Wizards played the game without starting guards John Wall (right knee) and Bradley Beal (pelvis). Wall has missed the past four games. ... Starting forward Markieff Morris also missed the Wizards last game. … The game will reportedly be the last for head coach Randy Wittman. … Thornton led the Wizards with 23 points off the bench in the Wizards’ 122-101 loss the Hawks March 23.

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