Hornets vs. Hawks
7 p.m., Time Warner Cable Arena
TV: SportSouth. Radio: WFNZ-AM 610.
G, K. Walker
G, J. Teague
G, G. Henderson
G, K. Korver
F, D. Carroll
F, M. Williams
F, P. Millsap
C, A. Jefferson
C, A. Horford
Matchup to Watch
Paul Millsap vs. Marvin Williams: Millsap has evolved into a All-Star since the Hawks signed him as a free agent two off-seasons ago.
▪ The Hawks have been among the Hornets’ toughest matchups the past few years, primarily because they are so skilled offensively.
▪ The Hawks are close to clinching the top seed in the Eastern Conference. This would be the second time in franchise history that has happened.
▪ The Hawks are the only NBA team to be top-five this season in field-goal percentage, 3-point percentage and free-throw percentage.
▪ The Hawks aren’t bad defensively, either – opponents shoot 43.8 percent, sixth-lowest in the league.
Did you know?
The Hawks have won a divisional title for the first time since the 1993-94 season.