04/13 21:04 CDT Bogdanovic, Capela lead Hawks past Raptors 107-103
Bogdanovic, Capela lead Hawks past Raptors 107-103
By DICK SCANLON
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) --- Bogdan Bogdanovic scored 23 points, Clint Capela added 19
points and 21 rebounds, and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Toronto Raptors 107-103
on Tuesday night for their seventh win in eight games.
Kevin Huerter had 14 of his 17 points in the first half for Atlanta, and
Brandon Goodwin added 18 points.
Pascal Siakam led the Raptors with 30 points and rookie Malachi Flynn scored 22.
The Hawks played a second straight game without Trae Young after Young's
42-point, nine-assist performance against Chicago on Friday night. Young has a
left calf contusion.
Toronto played from behind all night, but a 3-pointer by Flynn brought the
Raptors within eight with 6:20 left. Bogdanovich and Goodwin answered with 3s
for Atlanta. The Raptors made it closer in the final 72 seconds with the help
of three more 3-pointers by Flynn.
Atlanta led 66-54 after shooting 53% in the first half.
Siakam scored 21 points in the half and hit a baseline jumper with 0.6 seconds
left --- enough time for Solomon Hill to throw a full-court pass to Huerter,
who laid it in at the horn.
Hawks: Capela had his 36th double-double by halftime. ... F Danilo Gallinari
sat out a second straight game with a sore right foot. ... G Tony Snell, whose
jump shot at the buzzer beat the Raptors on March 11, is out with a sprained
Raptors: Went 6 of 30 from behind the arc before Flynn made four late in he
game. ... G Fred VanVleet missed his sixth game with a left hip flexor. ... G
Kyle Lowry (rest) did not play for the seventh time in eight games.
Hawks: Host Milwaukee on Thursday night.
Raptors: Host San Antonio in Tampa on Wednesday night.
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