Atlanta Hawks Team Report – January 18
=== Atlanta Hawks Team Report – January 18 ===
(Sports Network) – Shareef Abdur-Rahim posted game highs with 20 points and
12 rebounds to lead the Atlanta Hawks over the Toronto Raptors, 75-70, on
Saturday at Philips Arena.
“He didn’t turn down shots and he had his confidence going to knock them
down,” Hawks head coach Terry Stotts said of Abdur-Rahim.
Stephen Jackson added 19 points and seven boards for the Hawks, who have won
three of their last four as host. Atlanta has not topped the 100-point mark in
its last 16 games.
“It felt good to make some shots and to bring a little energy. The main thing
is winning the game,” Jackson jubilantly stated.
Alan Henderson did not dress Saturday for Atlanta due to a family issue.
The Hawks are off until Monday when they host Jermaine O’Neal and the Indiana