Schröder’s Hawks without a chance against Pacers after a bad start
For the Atlanta Hawks it is the next defeat in the NBA. Superstar Dennis Schröder’s team will not stand a chance against the Indiana Pacers.
Atlanta Hawks bankruptcy season continues.
Dennis Schröder’s team is also outnumbered by the Indiana Pacers and scores an 87-112 defeat. The Pacers scored 19 points more than the Hawks in the first quarter. Coach Mike Budenholzer’s team was unable to make up for this shortfall. For the Hawks, it was their seventh bankruptcy in the last nine games.
(DAZN shows the NBA live. Save free trial month now!
“They got off to a good start in the game, we didn’t,”Budenholzer summed up the dilemma of the Hawks after the game.
Rookie Tyler’s Dorsey was the top scorer in the team from the US state of Tennessee with 18 points. After his best career performance, the 22-year-old was nevertheless disappointed after the game:”The Pacers played more aggressively and defensively than we did,”says Dorsey.
Dennis Schröder scored 15 points, he also won a rebound and four assists.
All highlights from the NBA are now available weekly in “Fastbreak – Your NBA Week Pass”. The only NBA magazine on German television
At the Pacers Bojan Bogdanovic was the best thrower with 21 points. But also Corey Joseph (18), Myles Turner (17), Victor Oladipo (17) and Darren Collison (17) scored well.
In the table the Hawks continue to be in last place of the Eastern Conference with a disastrous result of 20:46, the Pacers are in fifth place with 38 victories and 28 defeats (NBA table).
In the next game, the Hawks will receive the Chicago Bulls for a basement duel, the Pacers must play at the Boston Celtics.
The Chicago Bulls also suffered another defeat. The German Paul Zipser’s team lost 83:99 against the Detroit Pistons. Zipser himself was not used, he is still suffering from a foot injury.
With his team-mates Cameron Payne with 17 points, only Kris Dunn scored double-digit points with 13 points. The Detroit Pistons, Blake Griffin with 25 and Reggie Bullock with 21 points, as well as Andre Drummond with 17 rebounds helped her team decisively.
For the Detroit Pistons, who are currently 30:36 on the ungrateful ninth place in the East with a record of 30:36, the victory over the Bulls was extremely important in order to maintain their chances on playoffs eighth place. In the next match against Utah Jazz Blake Griffin and Co. then try again to keep up with the playoff ranks.
For the Bulls in twelfth place, the playoffs are no longer an issue.