Hawks fend off Wall-less Wiz for win
Ramon Sessions scored 21 points in John Wall's stead, but DeMarre Carroll led the Hawks on both ends of the floor in Atlanta's 106-90 Game 2 victory. The series is now tied 1-1. Box score
Wizards draw blood, Hawks hanging on
After taking two blows to the nose, Atlanta wing Kyle Korver headed to the locker room to have a bloody nose stopped. He's back on the floor for the final minute, as the Hawks look to close out a Game 2 win.
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Never. Leave. Korver.
Hawks throwing late haymakers
Atlanta's Pero Antic hit a big 3 then drew a foul on Marcin Gortat, his sixth, and the Hawks have surged to a double-digit lead late in the fourth quarter. Follow live
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Hawks' Carroll has elite company
DeMarre Carroll is the 3rd Atlanta Hawk in team history with 6 consecutive 20-point postseason games. The others: Dominique Wilkins and Lou Hudson (via Elias). Follow live
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Hawks start out hot in fourth
The Wizards had narrowed Atlanta's lead to 5 after three, but 4 unanswered points from the Hawks in the first 2 minutes of the 4th quarter forced Washington to call timeout. DeMarre Carroll leads all scorers with 20 points, his sixth consecutive 20-point game. Follow live
Wizards slow Hawks' offense
Bradley Beal is heating up, but the key to a Washington run has been the defense. The Hawks scored 21 transition points in the first half, but they've only managed 3 such points late in the third quarter. Follow live