Hawks-Warriors Game Thread

Golden State Warriors' Stephen Curry dribbles the ball against the Los Angeles Clippers during the second half of an NBA basketball game, Saturday, Feb. 20, 2016, in Los Angeles. The Warriors won 115-112. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)

Warriors’ Stephen Curry is questionable for Tuesday’s game against the Hawks with an ankle injury. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)

HAWKS VS. WARRIORS

March 1, 2016, 10:30 p.m., Oracle Arena

Starters

Hawks (33-27, 14-15 road)

Jeff Teague

Kyle Korver

Kent Bazemore

Paul Millsap

Al Horford

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

Inactives: Splitter, Lamar Patterson (D-League)

Warriors (53-5, 24-0 home)

Shaun Livingston

Klay Thompson

Draymond Green

Harrison Barnes

Andrew Bogut

Injury report: Out – Festus Ezeli (left knee surgery); Questionable – Curry (left ankle), Andre Iguodola (left hamstring tightness)

Inactives: Ezeli, TBA

Officials: Marc Davis, Leroy Richardson, Haywoode Workman

From the Hawks

The Hawks are coming off an 87-76 home win over the Hornets Sunday, their second straight win. … Al Horford was a nominee for Eastern Conference Player of the Week (for period ending Feb. 28), won by the Raptors’ Kyle Lowry on Monday. … Horford has made at least one 3-pointer in nine straight games. … The Hawks have held their opponent to under 90 points in each of past two wins. … The Hawks remain second in the NBA in forcing turnovers (16.6) and points off turnovers (19.3).

From the Warriors

The Warriors are coming off a 121-118 overtime win at the Thunder Saturday on Curry’s deep pull-up 3-pointer. The Warriors have won four straight which includes a win over the Hawks Feb. 22. … Against the Thunder, Curry tied an NBA record with 12 3-pointers in a game and broke his own league record for most 3’s in a season at 288. … Curry was named Western Conference Player of the Week as he led the Warriors to a 4-0 record behind a league-leading 43.8 points, producing games of 36, 42, 51 and 46 points. He made at least five 3-pointers in each contest.

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