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The Brooklyn Nets square off against the Atlanta Hawks at Barclays Center. The Nets haven't been able to win consistently, coming in with a 12-21 record. On the other end, the Hawks have been a middling team this season and enter the game with an 18-16 record. This game will begin at 7:30 pm EST and SportSouth and YES will be providing coverage of the contest.

The Nets look for another win today after defeating the Cavaliers, 89-82. With 21 points, Deron Williams was the team's leading scorer in the game. Meanwhile, the Hawks are feeling some disappointment after the 91-84 loss to the Bulls. DeMarre Carroll recorded 10 points, as well as 7 rebounds and 4 assists.

Keep tabs on Brooklyn's ability to get to the free throw line. They're ranked third in the NBA in FTA rate (33.3), but Atlanta is among the best in the league at keeping opponents away from the charity stripe (ranking fifth by yielding a FTA rate of 24.9).


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