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@ Det
W 117-106
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vs. SA
W 99-93
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vs. Atl
5:30 PM PT6:30 PM MT7:30 PM CT8:30 PM ET1:30 GMT9:30 6:30 PM MST8:30 PM EST5:30 UAE (+1)02:3020:30 ET7:30 PM CT23:30
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@ Pho
6:00 PM PT7:00 PM MT8:00 PM CT9:00 PM ET2:00 GMT10:00 7:00 PM MST9:00 PM EST6:00 UAE (+1)03:0021:00 ET8:00 PM CT0:00
vs. LAL
5:30 PM PT6:30 PM MT7:30 PM CT8:30 PM ET1:30 GMT9:30 6:30 PM MST8:30 PM EST5:30 UAE (+1)02:3020:30 ET7:30 PM CT23:30

Hawks-Mavericks Preview

(AP) -- The Atlanta Hawks keep surging by playing what has been the best defense in the NBA in recent weeks.

They figure to be tested by the highest-scoring team in the league when they visit the Dallas Mavericks and their new point guard Monday night.

The Hawks (19-7) are limiting opponents to 97.0 points per game and have further elevated their defensive play during a 12-1 run, holding opponents to 89.6 points and 41.8 percent shooting.

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Leaders
Points: Monta Ellis21.3
Rebounds: Tyson Chandler11.6
Assists: Rajon Rondo10.7
FG%: Tyson Chandler67.6%
Steals: Rajon Rondo1.70
Blocks: Tyson Chandler1.43
Defense (Rank)
Points: 102.4 (23)
Rebounds: 43.7 (22)
Assists: 21.9 (16)
FG%: 45.5% (16)
FT%: 76.3% (19)
3P%: 38.8% (29)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 109.7 (1)
Rebounds: 41.9 (18)
Assists: 23.4 (7)
FG%: 47.9% (2)
FT%: 77.1% (11)
3P%: 35.3% (16)
Standings
Southwest Division
  W L Pct GB
Memphis 21 6 .778 --
Houston 19 7 .731 1.5
Dallas 20 8 .714 1.5
San Antonio 17 11 .607 4.5
New Orleans 14 13 .519 7.0
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Transactions
Date Player Transactions
12/18/2014 Rajon Rondo Traded Part of five player deal
12/18/2014 Dwight Powell Traded Part of five player deal
11/23/2014 Raymond Felton Reinstate/Suspension
11/17/2014 Raymond Felton League Suspension Four games for weapons charge
10/29/2014 Gal Mekel Waived
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Injuries
Date Player Status
12/13/2014 Chandler Parsons Lower back soreness
12/10/2014 Jameer Nelson Sore right shoulder
11/29/2014 Jameer Nelson Back spasms
11/26/2014 Raymond Felton Sore ankle
11/19/2014 Devin Harris Sore ankle
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