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Hot Hot Hoops Dec 8, 2016
Five Stars: Hawks Douse Heat

Five Stars: Hawks Douse Heat

Dwight Howard shut down Hassan Whiteside and earned the First Star in Atlanta’s eight-point win over the Heat. Five Stars is a Hot Hot Hoops exclusive series where we dig deeper into the box score and rank every player to appear in every Heat game. The top five players, no matter which team they play for, are the Five Stars. This article focuses on Miami’s 103-95 loss to the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday. First Star Dwight Howard (ATL) 29.8 Dwight Howard led the Hawks with 23 points in 35:05 on the court. He drained nine-of-11 shots from the field and five-of-six from the foul line, with...
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Video: Hawks discuss win over Heat

Video: Hawks discuss win over Heat

Dwight Howard recorded his 15th double-double of the season scoring 23 points on 9/11 shooting and grabbing 17 rebounds in the Hawks’ 103-95 win over the Miami Heat. Howard held Hassan Whiteside to eight points while contributing to the 58 points scored in the paint for Atlanta. In his postgame interview, Howard comments on how he’s pleased with the team’s effort in the win.
Howard shines as Hawks halt skid

Howard shines as Hawks halt skid

Dwight Howard scored 23 points and pulled down 17 rebounds to help the Atlanta Hawks end their seven-game NBA losing streak with a 103-95 victory over the Miami Heat. "It was good to get the monkey off our backs, but we've got to keep working," said Howard, who connected on nine of 11 shots from the floor and made five of six from the free-throw line. Defensively, Howard helped limit Miami's Hassan Whiteside to just eight points -- 10 fewer than his season average.

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