Dejounte Murray scores 34 points in his return to the lineup as the Hawks defeat Houston 122-113. Despite both teams being shorthanded, Atlanta secures the win, marking their sixth victory in the last eight games. The Hawks overcame absences, with Murray's exceptional performance, including 34 points, seven assists, and six rebounds, playing a crucial role.

By the Numbers
  • Murray finished with 34 points, seven assists, and six rebounds
  • Atlanta won six of their last eight games
  • Atlanta shot 46% from the field and 34% from three
  • The Hawks were 28-37 from the free-throw line
  • Houston held a 58-41 rebounding edge
State of Play
  • Atlanta has won six of their last eight games
  • Atlanta's upcoming game against the Bulls presents an opportunity to move up in the Eastern Conference Standings
  • Murray's return to the lineup was crucial in securing the win
What's Next

The upcoming game against the Bulls is significant for Atlanta's standing in the Eastern Conference. The game will tip off at 7:30 on Monday in Atlanta.

Bottom Line

Despite being shorthanded, Dejounte Murray's exceptional performance leads the Hawks to a 122-113 victory over Houston, marking their sixth win in the last eight games and setting the stage for a pivotal matchup against the Bulls.