Atlanta 100, Toronto 77

Boxscore | Recap
Tuesday, January 31, 2012 7:00 PM
Location - Air Canada Centre, Toronto, Ontario
Officials - #8 Marc Davis, #29 Mark Lindsay, #59 Gary Zielinski
Attendance - 16117

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Atlanta 23 33 21 23 100
Toronto 18 19 23 17 77

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Atlanta 16-6 8-1 8-5 W3
Toronto 7-15 2-6 5-9 L1

Recap


Joe Johnson matched his season high with 30 points to lead the Atlanta Hawks to a convincing 100-77 victory over the host Toronto Raptors on Tuesday.

Tracy McGrady added 15 points as Atlanta won its third straight game and defeated the Raptors for the sixth consecutive time.

Jerryd Bayless scored 14 points for Toronto, which is just 2-6 at home.

The Hawks completed a five-game road trip with a 4-1 record, marking the first time they have won four or more games during a five-game excursion since 1968.

Johnson scored 24 points in the first half while making 10 of 12 shots. He scored 10 points in Atlanta’s half-ending 12-2 run that gave the Hawks a 56-37 halftime advantage. Overall, Johnson was 13 of 18 from the field.

The Hawks shot 60 percent from the field in the first half and finished at 51.2 percent.

Atlanta’s lead reached as many as 26 points in the final quarter.

Ed Davis had 11 points and 11 rebounds for the Raptors, who shot just 37 percent from the field and made just four of 20 3-point attempts.

Toronto was without center Andrea Bargnani (calf) for the ninth time in 11 games.

Top Game Performances

Atlanta   Toronto
Joe Johnson 30 Scoring Jerryd Bayless 14
Jeff Teague 5 Assists Jose Calderon 9
Ivan Johnson 6 Rebounds Ed Davis 11
Tracy McGrady 4 Free Throws Made Gary Forbes 6
Vladimir Radmanovic 2 Steals Jerryd Bayless 1
Josh Smith 2 Blocks Ed Davis 1

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Atlanta 100 51.2 7-18 11-13 21 40 6 8 15
Toronto 77 37.0 4-20 19-23 21 38 1 7 19

Upcoming Games

  • Toronto will play their next game on the road against Boston. The Raptors have a W/L % of .286 after a win and .333 after a loss.
  • Atlanta will play their next game at home against Memphis. The Hawks have a W/L % of .688 after a win and .833 after a loss.
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