The Atlanta Hawks are in process of wrapping up their third game in as many nights, and they are having no issues against the Utah Jazz as the Hawks are leading 55-40 at the half. The duo of Joe Johnson and Josh Smith are leading the way for the Hawks with Johnson having 18 points on 8-of-11 shooting while Smith has 15 points.
The Hawks defense has shutdown the Jazz who are shooting 34 percent from the field and are being led by Al Jefferson and Paul Millsap who each have eight points.
The Hawks have been in control of this game and have not trailed at all and used a 9-2 run over the end of the first quarter and beginning of the second to start to pull away in this game.
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