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Game Thread: Wizards at Hawks Game 3


April 22, 2017, 5:30 p.m., Philips Arena

Wizards lead series, 2-0

Probable starters


Dennis Schroder

Tim Hardaway Jr.

Taurean Prince

Paul Millsap

Dwight Howard

Injury report: None

Inactives: TBA


John Wall

Bradley Beal

Otto Porter

Markieff Morris

Marcin Gortat

Injury report: Out – Ian Mahinmi (strained left calf)

Inactives: Ian Mahinmi, TBA

 Officials: James Capers, Kane Fitzgerald, Pat Fraher, Mark Ayotte (alternate)

From the Hawks

Dennis Schroder is averaging 24.0 points in his first two career playoff starts, scoring 20-plus points in each game. He is the first Hawk to score at least 48 total points in his first two career playoff starts since Randy Wittman in 1986.

From the Wizards

The Wizards are 10-1 in the first round of the playoffs, dating back to the 2014 postseason. During that time, the Wizards have won eight straight games in the opening round.

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