NBA Basketball

Atlanta Hawks (28-25)


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W 110-88
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L 112-123
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L 107-118
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Hawks' Okongwu has surgery on torn labrum in right shoulder

ATLANTA (AP) Atlanta Hawks forward-center Onyeka Okongwu had surgery Wednesday night in Los Angeles to repair a torn labrum in his right shoulder.

The team said Dr. Neal ElAttrache of Kerlan-Jobe Orthopaedic Clinic performed the surgery. Okongwu is expected to be fully recovered in about six months.

Selected sixth overall after one season at Southern California, Okongwu averaged 4.6 points, 3.3 rebounds and 12.0 minutes as a rookie in 50 regular-season games. In 18 playoff games, he averaged 2.7 points, 2.7 rebounds and 9.2 minutes.

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Leaders
Points: Trae Young25.3
Rebounds: Clint Capela14.3
Assists: Trae Young9.4
FG%: Clint Capela59.4%
Steals: Cam Reddish1.27
Blocks: Clint Capela2.05
Defense (Rank)
Points: 111.4 (12)
Rebounds: 42.7 (8)
Assists: 24.4 (11)
FG%: 46.3% (12)
FT%: 80.3% (30)
3P%: 34.9% (3)
Offense (Rank)
Points: 113.7 (11)
Rebounds: 45.6 (5)
Assists: 24.1 (19)
FG%: 46.8% (14)
FT%: 81.2% (5)
3P%: 37.3% (12)
Standings
Southeast Division
  W L Pct GB
xy-Atlanta 41 31 .569 --
x-Miami 40 32 .556 1.0
x-Washington 34 38 .472 7.0
Charlotte 33 39 .458 8.0
Orlando 21 51 .292 20.0
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Transactions
Date Player Transactions
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Injuries
Date Player Status
6/6/2021 De'Andre Hunter Sore right knee
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