Atlanta 120, Charlotte 93

Boxscore | Recap
Wednesday, April 4, 2012 7:30 PM
Location - Philips Arena, Atlanta, Georgia
Officials - #35 Kane Fitzgerald, #49 Tom Washington, #66 Haywoode Workman
Attendance - 13046

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 T
Charlotte 25 19 26 23 93
Atlanta 27 34 28 31 120

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Charlotte 7-45 4-20 3-25 L9
Atlanta 32-23 18-8 14-15 W1

Recap


HAWKS 120, BOBCATS 93
: Josh Smith scored 24 points and Atlanta handed visiting Charlotte its ninth straight loss.
 
Smith, who didn't play in the fourth quarter, was 11 of 17 from the field, had nine rebounds and four assists.
 
Rookie Kemba Walker scored 21 points to lead the Bobcats, who have lost 11 of 12 and have the worst record in the NBA.
 
Atlanta has won all three meetings between the teams this season. The Hawks went ahead for good late in the first quarter and their lead reached double figures late in the second period.
 
Jeff Teague and Willie Green scored 17 apiece for the Hawks while Joe Johnson added 16.
 
Atlanta, which began a stretch of three games in four nights, is in sixth place in the Eastern Conference playoff race. The teams play again in Charlotte on Saturday.
 
GAME NOTEBOOK: The Bobcats, who haven't won since March 17, are a league-worst 3-25 on the road. ... Forward Tyrus Thomas, who sustained a jaw injury Tuesday, was scoreless in six minutes for Charlotte. ... Jannero Pargo, who hadn't played since March 16 because of an appendectomy, scored 12 points for Atlanta.

Top Game Performances

Charlotte   Atlanta
Kemba Walker 21 Scoring Josh Smith 24
Kemba Walker 5 Assists Jannero Pargo 6
Gerald Henderson 7 Rebounds Zaza Pachulia 11
Matt Carroll 4 Free Throws Made Jeff Teague 7
D.J. Augustin 1 Steals Zaza Pachulia 2
Bismack Biyombo 1 Blocks Jeff Teague 1

Team Stats Summary

Team Points FG% 3PM-3PA FTM-FTA Assists Rebounds Blocks Steals Turnovers
Charlotte 93 45.6 5-14 16-20 22 37 2 3 13
Atlanta 120 56.6 9-19 17-19 32 39 1 7 6

Upcoming Games

  • Atlanta will play their next game at home against Detroit. The Hawks have a W/L % of .562 after a win and .609 after a loss.
  • Charlotte will play their next game on the road against Milwaukee . The Bobcats have a W/L % of .000 after a win and .156 after a loss.
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