Atlanta, GA (SportsNetwork.com) - Al Horford led six Hawks in double figures
with 19 points while grabbing a game-high 11 rebounds as the Atlanta Hawks
topped the Los Angeles Lakers, 114-100, on Monday.
Jeff Teague also recorded a double-double in the victory with 17 points and 10
assists. Paul Millsap tallied 18 points, nine boards and four steals as
Atlanta knotted the season series with LA at a game apiece. The Lakers took
down the Hawks, 105-103, on Nov. 5 in the first meeting.
Kyle Korver was held scoreless in the first half but came alive in the third
period, scoring all 11 of his points while extending his NBA record 3-point
streak to 94 games.
The Lakers fell to 1-4 in Kobe Bryant's return to the court from a torn
Achilles despite 21 points without missing a shot from Jordan Hill and 23
points off the bench from Nick Young.
Pau Gasol contributed 16 points and 10 rebounds while Bryant struggled to the
tune of eight points on 4-of-14 shooting.
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