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Hawks-Kings Game Thread


Jan. 21, 2016, 10 p.m., Sleep Train Arena


Hawks (26-17, 11-10 road)

Jeff Teague

Kyle Korver

Kent Bazemore

Paul Millsap

Al Horford

Injury report: None

Inactives: Justin Holiday, Lamar Patterson

Kings (18-23, 10-11 home)

Rajon Rondo

Ben McLemore

Omri Casspi

DeMarcus Cousins

Willie Cauley-Stein

Injury report: Out – Duje Dukan (right tibial bone contusion), Eric Moreland (left fifth metatarsal fracture)

Inactives: Dukan, Moreland

Officials: Tony Brothers, Nick Buchert, JT Orr

From the Hawks

The Hawks are coming off a 104-98 win at the Trail Blazers Wednesday, their third straight win. … The Hawks have won 15 straight games against the Kings, including seven in a row in Sacramento. ... The Hawks are 21-3 when leading entering the fourth quarter. … The Hawks current starting lineup is 19-9. … With Hawks’ next win, coach Mike Budenholzer would move into eighth place alone on franchise all-time win list at 125.

From the Kings

The Kings are coming off a 112-93 home win at the Lakers Wednesday. Cousins finished with 36 points and 16 rebounds and Rondo had 11 points and 17 assists in the win. … Cousins has scored 30 or more points in seven of the past nine games. … Rondo leads the NBA in assists (11.7) and steals (1.82) per game. … The Kings have tied a season-best with three straight wins.

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