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                === Magic's slump extends with loss to Hawks ===
 
 Atlanta,  GA  (Sports Network) -  Al Horford netted  a game-high 15 points and
 pulled  down nine  rebounds as  the Atlanta  Hawks topped  the Orlando  Magic,
 81-72. on Monday at Philips Arena.
 
 Louis  Williams contributed  14 points off the bench on 6-of-12 shooting, Zaza
 Pachulia  added eight  points and 11 boards and Jeff Teague finished with nine
 points  and seven assists for the Hawks, who have won three of their last four
 games.
 
 "We  got a lot of  stops. I think we did a lot of good things on the defensive
 end,"  Williams said. "Collectively, we forced some turnovers and were able to
 score off those turnovers."
 
 Glen Davis scored 11 points and grabbed seven rebounds for the Magic, who have
 lost  seven of  their last eight. Jameer Nelson, E'Twuan Moore, Josh McRoberts
 and  Moe  Harkless added eight points  apiece, while Nikola Vucevic grabbed 13
 rebounds in the setback.
 
 After  a back-and-forth  first quarter which featured 10 lead changes and four
 ties, the Magic held a 23-21 advantage.
 
 The  second quarter  was just as tight,  with three lead changes and a pair of
 ties.  Trailing 37-35 with 3:50 left in the opening half, the Hawks scored the
 final six points in the stanza to take a 41-37 lead into the locker room.
 
 The  Hawks  pulled away in  the third  quarter, using an  18-8 run capped by a
 deep  three from Kyle  Korver, to build the lead up to 59-45 with 6:03 to play
 in the frame.
 
 A  jumper by Andrew Nicholson put an end to the run momentarily, but the Hawks
 kept scoring and finished the third quarter with a comfortable 65-49 lead.
 
 The  Hawks outscored  Orlando 24-12 in the decisive third session and held the
 Magic to just 6-for-22 shooting during the period.
 
 Williams  finished a run-out with an easy layup with 6:37 on the clock, giving
 the Hawks their largest lead of the night at 76-52.
 
 Orlando  kept fighting  and got the deficit  down to nine, but did not get any
 closer.
 
 "I wish it was running more smoothly right now, but we're going to continue to
 work,"  Magic coach  Jacque Vaughn said. "We've shown the ability to focus and
 take  care of  things that weren't right in  one game to the next, now we just
 have to put it all together at one time."
 
 
                                   Game Notes
 
 Atlanta  has now won seven straight meetings with the Magic ... The Hawks shot
 just  38.2 percent from the floor, while Orlando hit 37.8 percent of its shots
 ... The Hawks turned 19 Orlando turnovers into 24 points.
 
 11/19 22:35:11 ET