Johnson leads undermanned Hawks past Cavs | News
Cleveland, OH (Sports Network) - Joe Johnson netted a game-high 28 points as the undermanned Atlanta Hawks rolled over the Cleveland Cavaliers, 103-87, at Quicken Loans Arena.
The Hawks were without forwards Marvin Williams (hip), Vladimir Radmanovic (back) and Al Horford (torn pectoral muscle) and guards Willie Green (hamstring) and Jannero Pargo (stomach flu), but still earned their second straight victory.
Jeff Teague added 18 points and Kirk Hinrich had 14, while Zaza Pachulia pulled down 12 rebounds in the Hawks' sixth consecutive victory over Cleveland.
Alonzo Gee paced the Cavaliers with 20 points and Kyrie Irving recorded a double-double with 19 points and 10 assists as Cleveland dropped its third straight contest.