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Game Thread: Atlanta Hawks vs. Philadelphia 76ers

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NBA: Atlanta Hawks at Philadelphia 76ers Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports

Happy Wednesday, folks. The Atlanta Hawks are in Philadelphia to take on the 76ers this evening and this will be the first opportunity for the road team to see Ben Simmons up close and personal. The Hawks will be searching for a streak-busting win and, with a tough schedule in the works, it would be an encouraging sign if Atlanta performed well.

Stay tuned throughout the afternoon for all the latest and, as always, let's keep the discussion civil in the comments.

Probable Starters

Hawks

PG - Dennis Schröder

SG - Kent Bazemore

SF - Taurean Prince

PF - Mike Muscala

C - Dewayne Dedmon

76ers

PG - Ben Simmons

SG - J.J. Redick

SF - Robert Covington

PF - Dario Saric

C - Joel Embiid

Injury Report:

Atlanta - Marco Belinelli (Achilles), Dennis Schröder (ankle) and Mike Muscala (ankle) are probable; Ersan Ilyasova (knee bone bruise), DeAndre’ Bembry (right wrist) and Miles Plumlee (quad strain) are out.

Philadelphia - J.J. Redick (back) is questionable; Markelle Fultz (shoulder) and Richaun Holmes (wrist) are out.