The Atlanta Hawks are on the wrong side in their one-way rivalry with the Brooklyn Nets, hoping to have their first victory since January 1 last year. The Hawks have the luxury of staying home for another match and at 7.30pm they will host Brooklyn. ET on April 2 at the State Farm Arena. Atlanta knows how to score on the board – the team has finished in the last four games with an amazing number of points – so I hope Brooklyn will enjoy a good match.
Atlanta on Thursday eased the Cleveland Cavaliers a 131: 107 victory. The game was almost finished at the end of the third quarter, when Atlanta had a lead of 100: 75. It was another big evening for quarterback Trae Young, who scored 30 points and 9 assists.
Meanwhile, the Nets fought well in overtime on the Milwaukee Bucks on Thursday, but lost 120: 119 with less than the desired result. Despite the defeat, Brooklyn showed strong performances from the main striker Kevin Durant, who had a double-double with 26 points, 11 dimes and 7 rebounds, and the small striker Bruce Brown, who scored 23 points in addition to five rebounds and three blocks.
The Hawks are expected to win easily, but on December 13 they had to easily defeat the Houston Rockets and lag behind them with a score of 132: 126. In other words, don’t count Brooklyn yet.
Where to watch Hawks vs Nets live from Philippines ?
- When: Saturday at 7:30 p.m. ET
- Where: State Farm Arena — Atlanta, Georgia
- TV: NFZTV