Atlanta 97, Indiana 83

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, December 11, 2010 7:00 PM
Location - Philips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia
Officials - #52 Pat Fraher, #38 Michael Smith, # Josh Tiven
Attendance - 14131

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Indiana 14 21 25 23 83
Atlanta 16 32 27 22 97

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Indiana 11-11 6-5 5-6 L1
Atlanta 16-9 8-5 8-4 W1

Recap

Jamal Crawford scored 25 points and Josh Smith added 21 points to lead the Atlanta Hawks to a 97-83 victory over the visiting Indiana Pacers on Saturday.

Al Horford added 16 points, 16 rebounds and eight assists for the Hawks (16-9), who won for the third time in four games.

Mike Dunleavy had 16 points and nine rebounds for Indiana (11-11). Dunleavy was 4-for-6 from 3-point range but the Pacers shot just 37.5 percent from the field and 29.6 percent from 3-point range.

Atlanta led 48-35 at halftime, overcoming a slow start in which it led 16-14 after the first quarter. The Hawks outscored Indiana by 11 points in the second quarter.

Danny Granger, Indiana’s leading scorer, scored 14 points but made just 3-of-14 shots from the field. Granger hit all eight of his free-throw attempts.

Brandon Rush also scored 14 points for the Pacers.

Top Game Performances

Indiana   Atlanta
Mike Dunleavy 16 Scoring Jamal Crawford 25
Darren Collison 5 Assists Al Horford 8
Mike Dunleavy 9 Rebounds Al Horford 16
Danny Granger 8 Free Throws Made Jamal Crawford 9
T.J. Ford 2 Steals Al Horford 2
Mike Dunleavy 2 Blocks Josh Smith 2

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Indiana 83 37.0 8-28 15-16 19 36 4 9 14
Atlanta 97 45.2 4-12 27-34 25 48 7 8 15

Upcoming Games

  • Atlanta will play their next game on the road against Detroit. The Hawks have a W/L % of .733 after a win and .500 after a loss.
  • Indiana will play their next game on the road against Chicago . The Pacers have a W/L % of .273 after a win and .727 after a loss.
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