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Hawks-Pistons Game Thread


March 26, 2016, 7:30 p.m., Palace at Auburn Hills

Probable Starters

Hawks (43-30, 19-17 road)

Jeff Teague

Kyle Korver

Kent Bazemore

Paul Millsap

Al Horford

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

Inactives: Splitter, Edy Tavares (D-League)

Pistons (39-34, 24-12 home)

Reggie Jackson

Kentavious Caldwell-Pope

Tobias Harris

Marcus Morris

Andre Drummond

Injury report: None

Inactives: TBA

Officials: Zach Zarba, Gediminis Petraitis, Leroy Richardson

From the Hawks

The Hawks are coming off a 101-90 home win over the Bucks Friday. They have won two straight, seven of eight and 10 of the past 12 games. …. The Hawks are 10-3 in the month on March, tied for the most wins in a month with November. ... The Hawks rank second in the NBA in assists at 25.6 per game. … Teague is averaging 21.0 points against the Pistons this season.

From the Pistons

The Pistons are coming off a 112-105 home win over the Hornets Friday, their fifth straight win. … The Piston haven’t lost since the Hawks defeated them at home March 16. The Pistons have lost to the Hawks nine of the last 13 games, including two of the three meetings this season. … The Pistons are in the middle of a nine-game home stand. … Drummond is averaging 21.5 points and 16.3 rebounds against the Hawks this season.

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