Player of the game: All-Star point guard Jeff Teague led Atlanta’s balanced and efficient offense with 18 points and 13 assists.
Turning point: The Kings cut an early nine-point deficit to 20-18 with 4:20 left in the first quarter. The Hawks responded with an 11-0 run and coasted from there.
Key stat: Atlanta tallied 42 assists, the most in the NBA this season.
X-factor: Dennis Schroder came off the bench and kept the offense flowing as the Hawks blew the game open in the second quarter. He finished with 12 points and eight assists.
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Records: Kings 21-41; Hawks 50-13
Injury update: Atlanta was without reserve forward Pero Antic (ankle).
Up next: The Kings play at Charlotte on Wednesday, 4 p.m., CSNCA