Hawks-Wizards Game Thread

032116 Atlanta: Wizards John Wall lays it up for two past Hawks Jeff Teague and Thabo Sefolosha in a basketball game on Monday, March 21, 2016, in Atlanta. The Wizards beat the Hawks 117-102. Curtis Compton / ccompton@ajc.com

Wizards’ John Wall lays it up for two past Hawks Jeff Teague and Thabo Sefolosha in a basketball game on Monday, March 21, 2016, in Atlanta. The Wizards beat the Hawks 117-102. Curtis Compton / ccompton@ajc.com

HAWKS VS. WIZARDS

March 23, 2016, 7 p.m., Verizon Center

Starters

Hawks (41-30, 18-17 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), Edy Tavares (D-League)

Wizards (35-35, 19-17 home)

John Wall

Bradley Beal

Otto Porter

Markieff Morris

Marcin Gortat

Injury report: Questionable – Alan Anderson (left ankle), Beal (pelvic sprain)

Inactives: Anderson, Jarell Eddie

Officials: John Goble, Eric Dalen, Courtney Kirkland

From the Hawks

The Hawks are coming off a 117-102 home loss to the Wizards Monday to snap a five-game win streak. … Horford needs one double-double to tie Cliff Hagan (203) for eighth on Hawks’ all-time list. … Korver is shooting .529 (27 of 51) from 3-point range over the last 11 games. … Hardaway Jr. is averaging 19.0 points with a .633 shooting percentage (19 of 30), .688 3-point percentage (11 of 16) and .889 free-throw percentage (8 of 9) in 25.1 minutes in the past three games.

From the Wizards

The Wizards have won five straight after their win over the Hawks. … The Wizards are 6-1 when Beal scored 25 or more points. … Wall is averaging 20.9 points, 10.6 assists and 6.0 rebounds in the past 22 games. … Porter is averaging 15.2 points and 5.7 rebounds in the past six games. … During their season-high five-game win streak, the Wizards are averaging 111.2 points and shooting .491 from the field. … All five projected starters are averaging double-figure scoring with Wall (20.2), Beal (17.7) and Porter (11.6) with career-highs.

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