Philips Arena will host a showdown between the Atlanta Hawks and the Sacramento Kings. The Hawks have been relatively average this year, coming in with a 13-12 record. Entering with a record of 7-16, the Kings are still looking for answers. This game is scheduled to start at 7:30 pm EST and it will be covered by CSN-CA.
The Hawks come into today's game after beating Los Angeles, 114-100. Paul Millsap gave a respectable performance with 18 points, 9 rebounds and 4 steals for the Hawks. Meanwhile, the Kings are coming off a 95-87 loss to the Bobcats. However, DeMarcus Cousins played well, recording his 13th double-double of the season with 30 points and 17 rebounds. This is the second game of the year between these two teams, with the Hawks winning the first matchup, 105-100. With a double-double in that game, Paul Millsap played a big role with 25 points and 11 rebounds.
Ball control could weigh heavily in this showdown. Sacramento commits the fifth-fewest errors in the league (TO% of 13.8%), while Atlanta's ball-hawking defense forces the third-most (opponents' TO% of 23.2%).