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Hawks win 19th in a row, hold off 76ers

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ATLANTA (AP) The 76ers' decision to "let it fly" with 3-pointers almost grounded the Hawks' winning streak.

Al Horford's clutch play in the closing minutes helped keep the streak alive.

Horford scored 23 points, including a tying basket after Philadelphia took its first lead late in the game, and Atlanta recovered after squandering a 21-point lead to beat the 76ers 91-85 on Saturday night and stretch its franchise-record winning streak to 19 games.


Assists per game
Rank Name APG
1 John Wall, Was10.2
2 Ty Lawson, Den9.9
3 Chris Paul, LAC9.6
4 Rajon Rondo, Dal8.7
5 Stephen Curry, GS8.1
6 Jeff Teague, Atl7.5
7 Russell Westbrook, OKC7.4
8 Kyle Lowry, Tor7.4
9 Michael Carter-Williams, Phi7.3
10 LeBron James, Cle7.3
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Steals Per Game
Rank Name SPG
1 Russell Westbrook, OKC2.21
2 Stephen Curry, GS2.13
3 John Wall, Was2.02
4 James Harden, Hou2.00
4 Tony Allen, Mem2.00
6 Trevor Ariza, Hou1.94
7 Chris Paul, LAC1.90
8 Corey Brewer, Hou1.80
9 Jimmy Butler, Chi1.80
10 Monta Ellis, Dal1.78
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