Player of the game: Paul Millsap had 13 points, 14 rebounds and eight assists to lead a balanced attack as the Atlanta Hawks beat the Kings 106-95 Monday night at Philips Arena. Six Hawks scored in double figures.
Turning point: The Hawks went on an 11-0 run to lead 90-83 with 9:05 to play. After the Kings pulled within 90-88 with 7:45 left, Atlanta took control with a 10-2 run.
X-factor: The Kings committed 34 fouls, and the Hawks shot 47 free throws, making 29. The Kings sank 13 of 19 from the foul line.
Injuries: Sacramento’s Omri Casspi (illness) was inactive.
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Records: Kings 2-2, Hawks 3-0