Former Vols in the NBA: Dec. 22 recap

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Two former University of Tennessee basketball players competed in the NBA Wednesday. Two others were inactive.

In Atlanta, Orlando won its second consecutive game, defeating the Hawks, 104-98, at State Farm Arena.

Admiral Schofield, who recently signed a 10-day contract with the Magic, came off the bench to play 13 minutes. He had eight points and two rebounds.

He was 3-for-3 from the floor, 2-for-2 from beyond the 3-point arc and 0-for-1 from the free throw line.

In Sacramento, rookie Keon Johnson had four points, three rebounds, one assist and one steal as the Los Angeles Clippers defeated the Kings, 105-89, at Golden 1 Center.

Johnson, a two-way player for Los Angeles, was recently called up from Agua Caliente, the Clippers’ NBA G-League affiliate.

In Boston, the Celtics defeated Cleveland, 111-101, at TD Garden.

Josh Richardson and Grant Williams were inactive as they remain in health and safety protocols.