The Brooklyn Nets make their lone trip to State Farm Arena Saturday to face the Atlanta Hawks, seeking a season sweep and their 4th straight win in Atlanta.
The Brooklyn Nets have had the Atlanta Hawks’ number of late and head to Atlanta Saturday night looking to complete a three-game season sweep of the Hawks.
The Nets (34-33) have won four straight against the Hawks (22-44) and seven of the last eight meetings, including three straight in Atlanta.
Brooklyn has won its last two games, including a 113-107 decision at home Wednesday night over the Cleveland Cavaliers. The Hawks have lost their last two, most recently a 111-104 loss at home to the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday.
The Nets battled back from an eight-point deficit late in the third quarter and made enough free throws down the stretch to hold off the Cavaliers Wednesday.
Spencer Dinwiddie scored 12 of his game-high 28 points in the fourth quarter for Brooklyn, which swung the game with a 14-0 run in the period. Dinwiddie added five assists, while D’Angelo Russell finished with 25 points, five assists and three steals.
Ed Davis grabbed 12 rebounds, Jarrett Allen had 15 points and 11 boards before fouling out and Rodions Kurucs scored 10 points to go with three blocked shots.