Hawks Sink In Blowout Loss To Pistons

Photo courtesy of @litawins• Carlita Duran


Having Secured an explosive win over the Spurs on Friday the Hawks fell to the Pistons 136-103 on Saturday night.

This was their 6th consecutive time that the second of the back to back games came after a night of travel.

The Hawks had four players score in double digits. John Collins led the Hawks in scoring 20 points, and 5 rebounds. Collins has blocked at least one shot in seven straight games, the second-longest streak of his career. DeAndre Hunter gathered 19 points, 3 assists, and 5 rebound. Trae Young collected 16 points, 8 rebounds, and 7 assists. Followed by Jeff Teague who put 15 points, 7 assists and 3 rebounds on the board to round off the scoring efforts.

Here what Coach Pierce and Trae Young said after the game:

Up next: The Hawks face the Raptors on Monday Jan 20. The team will be honoring Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at State Farm Arena. Tip off is at 2:30