Successful an NBA playoffs Recreation 7 on the highway, and as an underdog, is a troublesome process, however that’s the Atlanta Hawks’ meant agenda Sunday night time. By way of the Atlanta Journal Structure:
It comes down to at least one recreation, with the groups on even footing, other than the No. 1-seed 76ers having home-court benefit over the No. 5-seed Hawks.
“To be trustworthy, I don’t assume any of it issues,” Hawks guard Trae Younger stated in regards to the earlier video games within the Jap Convention semifinal sequence, after the Hawks’ 104-99 loss Friday at State Farm Enviornment. “It’s one recreation. They got here in and took care of enterprise to attempt to drive a Recreation 7, and all the opposite video games don’t imply something. That is one recreation. Each groups are in a win-or-go-home state of affairs.” …
A number of key gamers on the group, together with Younger, [Kevin] Huerter, John Collins, and Bogdan Bogdanovic (who exited Recreation 6 with proper knee soreness) hadn’t been within the NBA playoffs, so this clearly might be their first time in a high-intensity elimination recreation on the highway. On Saturday, McMillan stated Bogdanovic’s knee was sore and he was receiving remedy, nevertheless it was too quickly to know his standing for Recreation 7.