Game preview: Cavaliers at Hawks


When/where: 7:30 today, Philips Arena

TV: Fox Sports Southeast

Stream: Fox Sports Go

Radio: 92.9 The Game

Injuries: Hawks—DeAndre’ Bembry (left adductor strain) and Tyler Cavanaugh (right ankle sprain) are out, Dennis Schroder (lower back tightness) is probable.

Cavaliers—Kevin Love (left hand fracture) is out.

 What to watch for: The Hawks (17-38) play the second of back-to-back games following Thursday’s 100-98 loss at the Magic. They failed in a chance at their first three-game win streak of the season with the loss to the now 17-win Magic.

The Hawks added Schroder to the injury report Friday. The starting point guard had 19 points, five rebounds and five assist against the Magic.

 The Cavaliers (31-22) certainly won’t feature a full roster after they spent Thursday’s NBA trade deadline trading six players – Dwyane Wade, Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Iman Shumpert, Derrick Rose and Channing Frye – in one of the biggest franchise makeovers in league history. In the three deals, the Cavaliers returned George Hill, Rodney Hood, Larry Nance Jr. and Jordan Clarkson. The four additions may not be in uniform Friday.


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