Atlanta; Wednesday, 7:30 p.m. EST
The Hawks are 7-4 in Eastern Conference games. Atlanta ranks sixth in the Eastern Conference with 11.6 offensive rebounds per game led by Clint Capela averaging 4.4.
The Celtics are 8-3 in Eastern Conference play. Boston is 1-1 in games decided by less than 4 points.
TOP PERFORMERS: Young is averaging 26.9 points and 9.3 assists for the Hawks. Dejounte Murray is averaging 21.5 points and 6.4 rebounds while shooting 45.3% over the last 10 games for Atlanta.
Marcus Smart is averaging 11.4 points and 7.1 assists for the Celtics. Tatum is averaging 31.9 points and 7.4 rebounds while shooting 49.1% over the last 10 games for Boston.
LAST 10 GAMES: Hawks: 6-4, averaging 116.6 points, rebounds, assists, steals and blocks per game while shooting % from the field. Their opponents have averaged 113.9 points per game.
Celtics: 8-2, averaging 121.5 points, rebounds, assists, steals and blocks per game while shooting % from the field. Their opponents have averaged 113.7 points.
INJURIES: Hawks: Bogdan Bogdanovic: out (knee).
The Associated Press