Game Thread: Wizards at Hawks Game 3

Atlanta Hawks guard Dennis Schroder dunks against Washington Wizards center Marcin Gortat during the second half in Game 2 of a first-round NBA basketball playoff series, Wednesday, April 19, 2017, in Washington. The Wizards won 109-101. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

GAME 3: HAWKS AT WIZARDS

April 22, 2017, 5:30 p.m., Philips Arena

Wizards lead series, 2-0

Probable starters

Hawks

Dennis Schroder

Tim Hardaway Jr.

Taurean Prince

Paul Millsap

Dwight Howard

Injury report: None

Inactives: TBA

Wizards

John Wall

Bradley Beal

Otto Porter

Markieff Morris

Marcin Gortat

Injury report: Out – Ian Mahinmi (strained left calf)

Inactives: Ian Mahinmi, TBA

 Officials: James Capers, Kane Fitzgerald, Pat Fraher, Mark Ayotte (alternate)

From the Hawks

Dennis Schroder is averaging 24.0 points in his first two career playoff starts, scoring 20-plus points in each game. He is the first Hawk to score at least 48 total points in his first two career playoff starts since Randy Wittman in 1986.

From the Wizards

The Wizards are 10-1 in the first round of the playoffs, dating back to the 2014 postseason. During that time, the Wizards have won eight straight games in the opening round.

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