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    How They Got Here • Atlanta: After taking the NBA world by storm last season behind a beautifully free-flowing bombs-away attack, the Hawks ran aground in the postseason. Their opponents — first the Nets, then the Wizards, and eventually the Cavaliers — began short-circuiting Mike Budenholzer's offensive machine, refusing to allow Kyle Korver room to catch-and-shoot on the perimeter while giving Jeff Teague acres of space to snuff out his slicing drives to the basket. Pressed to provide a suitable encore for arguably the best season in franchise history, Atlanta struggled all year long to consistently counter the league's changing defensive book, thanks in part to the loss of key swingman...

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    Paul Millsap had 17 points and eight rebounds, and the Atlanta Hawks advanced to the second round of the NBA playoffs with a 104-92 Game 6 victory over the Boston Celtics on Thursday night. Al Horford and Kent Bazemore each added 15 points for the Hawks, who earned their first playoff series win over Boston since the St. Louis Hawks beat the Celtics in the 1958 Finals. The Hawks open the second round on Monday at the Cleveland Cavaliers.Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford knocks a rebound away from Boston Celtics forward Amir Johnson during the first half in Game 6 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Thursday, April 28, 2016, in Boston. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via...

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    Here is a glance at how the Hawks fared against the Celtics during the regular season. Nov. 13: Celtics 106, Hawks 93 The Hawks were without Mike Budenholzer for the first matchup in Boston. The head coach abruptly left the team for a family emergency involving his wife and assistant coach Kenny Atkinson ran the game. The Hawks fell behind by 15 points in the second half but Dennis Schroder and Mike Muscala led...

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    A look inside the Hawks’ 89-72 win over the Celtics in Game 2 of their Eastern Conference first-round playoff series game: Five observations 1. Keeping an eye on KorverHawks’ Al Horford high fives fans leaving the court with a 89-72 victory over the Celtics for a 2-0 lead in their NBA Eastern Conference first-round playoff series at Philips Arena on Tuesday, April 19, 2016. Curtis Compton / ccompton@ajc.com Kyle Korver may have struggled in Game 1 but...

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    The Atlanta Hawks eliminated the Boston Celtics with a 104-92 victory in game six of the eastern conference quarter-finals on Thursday at TD Garden. Paul Millsap had 17 points and eight rebounds, Al Horford and Kent Bazemore each scored 15 for Atlanta, who led by as many as 28 in the second...

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    ATLANTA — Kent Bazemore sparked a stunning turnaround with three straight 3-pointers in the second quarter, and the Atlanta Hawks reclaimed the upper hand in their playoff series against the Boston Celtics with a 110-83 rout Tuesday night. The Hawks are up 3-2 in the series and positioned to close it out Thursday in Boston. If Game 7 is needed, it would be Saturday in Atlanta. This one started out horribly for Atlanta, which couldn't make a shot and trailed 29-19 midway through the second quarter. Then, suddenly, the Hawks looked like an entirely...

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    A recap of the Hawks’ 110-83 victory over the Celtics in Game 5 Tuesday night: Three key players Mike Scott: The Hawks forward was the first big off the bench and finished with a game-high 17 points on 7 of 9 shooting.Hawks’ Al Horford and Jeff Teague double team Celtics’ Isaiah Thomas forcing him to pass it off during the second half in Game 5 of an NBA basketball first-round playoff series at Philips Arena on Tuesday, April 26, 2016, in Atlanta. Curtis Compton / ccompton@ajc.com Kent Bazemore: The Hawks starting small forward scored 16...

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    What they said after the Hawks’ 111-103 loss the Celtics in Game 3 Friday night: “Our players response could be better but at the same time we were focused, we were ready. They threw a heck of a blow coming out of the first quarter and some nights you’re just on the wrong side of that. Could we be better? Yes, but I’m not overly critical of how we responded or how we came out, or how...

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    Jeff Teague and Al Horford – together again in the playoffs. The point guard and center combination saved the Hawks down the stretch in a 102-101 victory over the Celtics in Game 1 of their best-of-seven Eastern Conference playoff series Saturday night at Philips Arena. The Hawks blew a 19-point first-half lead and trailed by three points late in the game. The two Hawks’ playoff veterans scored eight of the Hawks’ 10 points as they turned an 86-86 tie into a 96-91 lead with 1:33 left. The two points they didn’t score came on a Paul Millsap dunk after a Teague steal. Horford...

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  • 04/14/16--22:12: HAWKS-CELTICS STATS
  • ATLANTA HAWKS (48-34) STARTERS Name; Pos.; Ht.; Pts.; Rebs.; Asts. Jeff Teague; G; 6-2; 15.7; 2.7; 5.9 Kyle Korver; G; 6-7; 9.2; 3.3; 2.1 Al Horford; F/C; 6-10; 15.2; 7.3; 3.2 Paul Millsap; F; 6-8; 17.1; 9; 3.3 Ken Bazemore; F; 6-5; 11.6; 5.1; 2.3 RESERVES Dennis...

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    Los Angeles, April 29, 2016 (AFP) - Paul Millsap had 17 points and eight rebounds as the Atlanta Hawks eliminated the Boston Celtics with a 104-92 win in game six of the first round playoff series Thursday. Al Horford and Kent Bazemore each scored 15 points, Kyle Korver had 14...

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    Paul Millsap had 17 points and eight rebounds as the Atlanta Hawks eliminated the Boston Celtics with a 104-92 win in Game 6 of the first-round playoff series on Thursday. Al Horford and Kent Bazemore each scored 15 points, Kyle Korver had 14 points and Jeff Teague added 11...

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    BOSTON (AP) - Paul Millsap scored 15 of his 20 points in the fourth quarter and Al Horford finished with 21 points and 10 rebounds as the Atlanta Hawks rallied to a 109-101 win over the Boston Celtics on Friday night. Dennis Schroder scored 22 for the Hawks, including five during an 11-2 run midway through the fourth quarter that put them ahead for good....

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    Paul Millsap had 17 points and eight rebounds, and the Atlanta Hawks advanced to the second round of the NBA playoffs with a 104-92 Game 6 victory over the Boston Celtics on Thursday night. Al Horford and Kent Bazemore each added 15 points for the Hawks, who earned their first playoff series win over Boston since the St. Louis Hawks beat the Celtics in the 1958 Finals. The Hawks open the second round on Monday at the Cleveland Cavaliers.Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford knocks a rebound away from Boston Celtics forward Amir Johnson during the first half in Game 6 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series Thursday, April 28, 2016, in Boston. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution via...

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