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Game Thread: Knicks at Hawks


KNICKS AT HAWKS

Jan. 29, 2017, 3 p.m., Philips Arena

Probable starters

Hawks (27-20)

Dennis Schroder

Kent Bazemore

Tim Hardaway Jr.

Paul Millsap

Dwight Howard

Injury report: Out – Tiago Splitter (right hamstring strain), Thabo Sefolosha (left groin strain); Probable - Mike Muscala (left ankle)

Inactives: Tiago Splitter, Thabo Sefolosha

Knicks (21-27)

Brandon Jennings

Courtney Lee

Carmelo Anthony

Kristaps Porzingis

Joakim Noah

Injury report: Out – Lance Thomas (fractured left orbit), Derrick Rose (sprained left ankle)

Inactives: Lance Thomas, Derrick Rose

Officials: Scott Foster, Curtis Blair, Michael Smith

From the Hawks

The Hawks are coming off a 112-86 home loss to the Wizards Friday night. ... Thabo Sefolosha is out with a left groin strain suffered in the win over the Bulls earlier this week. … Kent Bazemore is averaging 18.0 points and shooting .429 from 3-point range over the past four games. Paul Millsap needs three 3-pointers to tie Jamal Crawford (282) for ninth in franchise history.

From the Knicks

The Knicks are coming off a 110-107 home win over the Hornets Friday. … They are 5-10 on the road against teams in the East. … Carmelo Anthony is averaging 25.7 points, 7.4 rebounds and 3.2 assists in 32 career games versus the Hawks. … Brandon Jennings makes his seventh start of the season with Derrick Rose out.

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