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Hawks Vs. 76ers Halftime Score: Atlanta Trails Philadelphia 43-41

The Hawks have traveled on the road to take on the 76ers and are looking to move into position to get home court advantage for the playoffs.

The Atlanta Hawks are in a tight game against the Philadelphia 76ers and trail them 43-41 at the half. Atlanta started the game off well and led six after the first quarter, but in the second the 76ers slowly chipped away and went on a 7-2 run to cut the lead to three points. The 76ers finally took a lead on an Andre Iguodala jump shot with 1:08 left in the half to go up 43-41.

The Hawks are being led in scoring by Josh Smith who has 13 points, four rebounds and four assists, and he is the only Hawk player to be in double figures. As a team the Hawks are shooting 43 percent and are hanging with the 76ers since they have made six free throws compared to the two that have the 76ers have made.

The 76ers have a more balanced scoring attack with 12 points from Igudala and Elton Brand.

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Photographs by coka_koehler used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.