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Atlanta Hawks hold on to lead for 91-86 win against Los Angeles Lakers
Atlanta Hawks' Kent Bazemore goes to the hoop past Los Angeles Lakers' Jordan Hill, left, and Tarik Black, rear obstructed, during the first half of Sunday's game in Los Angeles - photo by Danny Moloshok
LOS ANGELES — Dennis Schroder had 24 points and 10 assists, Al Horford scored 21 points and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Los Angeles Lakers 91-86 on Sunday night. Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer rested starters Jeff Teague, DeMarre Carroll and Paul Millsap and inserted Schroder at the point, Pero Antic at small forward and former Laker Kent Bazemore at power forward. Schroder, the 17th overall pick in the 2013 draft, made his seventh start in 113 NBA games and was 7 for 16 from the field in his best game as a pro.
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