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Game Thread: Kings at Hawks


Oct. 31, 2016, 7:30 p.m., Philips Arena

Probable starters

Hawks (2-0)

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

Kings (2-1)

Ty Lawson

Aaron Afflalo

Rudy Gay

DeMarcus Cousins

Kosta Kofus

Injury report: None

Inactives: TBA

Officials: Rodney Mott, Mark Ayotte, Karl Lane

From the Hawks

The Hawks are coming off a 104-72 road win over the 76ers Saturday. … The Hawks have won nine straight over the Kings in Atlanta. … Millsap is averaging 22.5 points, 5.5 rebounds and 5.0 assists. … The Hawks are outscoring opponents 63-33 in the fourth quarter.

From the Kings

The Kings are coming off a 106-103 home win over the Timberwolves Saturday. .. The Kings are just 5-24 in Atlanta in the Sacramento era. … Cousins in averaging 30.0 points and 9.7 rebounds. … Gay is averaging 22.3 points.

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