Los Angeles faces Atlanta on home skid

January 28, 2019

Atlanta Hawks (15-32, 12th in the Eastern Conference) vs. Los Angeles Clippers (26-22, eighth in the Western Conference)

Los Angeles; Monday, 10 p.m. Eastern

BOTTOM LINE: Los Angeles hosts Atlanta looking to end its four-game home skid.

The Clippers are 14-10 on their home court. Los Angeles is 26-15 in games when they score more than 100 points.

The Hawks are 7-19 on the road. Atlanta ranks seventh in the NBA scoring 16.3 fast break points points per game, led by Kent Bazemore averaging 3.1. The Clippers earned a victory in the last matchup between these two teams on Nov. 19. Montrezl Harrell led Los Angeles with 25 points and Trae Young led Atlanta with 25 points.

TOP PERFORMERS: Tobias Harris ranks second on the Clippers averaging 2.0 made 3-pointers and averages 21.0 points while shooting 43.7 percent from beyond the arc. Harrell has averaged 15.5 points and 7.7 rebounds while shooting 58.5 percent over the last 10 games for Los Angeles.

Taurean Prince is first on the Hawks with 2.2 made 3-pointers per game. He averages 14.0 points per game and is shooting 36 percent from beyond the arc. Young has averaged 6.8 assists and scored 17.8 points over the last 10 games for Atlanta.

LAST 10 GAMES: Hawks: 4-6, averaging 112.7 points, 47.9 rebounds, 25.4 assists, 7.9 steals and 3.8 blocks per game while shooting 47.0 percent from the field. Their opponents have averaged 116.2 points on 47.2 percent shooting.

Clippers: 4-6, averaging 107 points, 44 rebounds, 22.8 assists, six steals and 4.8 blocks per game while shooting 45.2 percent from the field. Their opponents have averaged 109.7 points on 45.5 percent shooting.

Clippers Injuries: Luc Mbah a Moute: day to day (knee), Danilo Gallinari: out (back).

Hawks Injuries: Kent Bazemore: out (ankle), Kevin Huerter: day to day (sore neck), Miles Plumlee: out (knee).


The Associated Press created this story using technology provided by HERO Sports, and data from Sportradar.

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