Hawks vs. Blazers: Play-by-play, highlights and reactions

Hawks vs. Blazers: Play-by-play, highlights and reactions

The Atlanta Hawks (16-19) play against the Portland Trail Blazers (22-22) at Moda Center

Game Time: 10:00 PM EST on Monday January 3, 2022

Atlanta Hawks 0, Portland Trail Blazers 0 (10:00 pm ET)

What’s the buzz on Twitter?

Jay Allen @PDXjay
#Blazers starting lineup tonight against the #Hawks: Anfernee Simons, Norman Powell, Nassir Little, Larry Nance Jr, and Jusuf Nurkic. #RipCity10:03 PM
Portland Trail Blazers @trailblazers
Starting 5 to kickoff 2022!
1⃣ @Anfernee Simons
2⃣4⃣ @Norman Powell
9⃣ @Nassir Little
1⃣1⃣ @Larry Nance Jr
2⃣7⃣ @bosnianbeast27
#RipCity | @stormxio pic.twitter.com/dgdlnOhGyI10:00 PM

Allen Sliwa @AllenSliwa
‘Lakers Talk’ starts at 7p…
-Is Lebron still the best player in the NBA?
-Thoughts on Russ’s post game comments from last night
-Rondo trade to Cleveland, the benefit for both sides
-Previewing games this week…Sac, Atlanta, Memphis
@ESPNLosAngeles pic.twitter.com/4tO01ihNoG9:47 PM

Sarah K. Spencer @sarah_k_spence
Starters for the Hawks tonight:
Trae Young
Skylar Mays
Kevin Huerter
Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot
Clint Capela – 9:36 PM
Chris Kirschner @ChrisKirschner
Hawks starters vs. Blazers
Trae Young
Skylar Mays
Kevin Huerter
Timothe Luwawu-Cabarrot
Clint Capela – 9:34 PM
Portland Trail Blazers @trailblazers
🏀 #RipCity   vs @Jaryd Wilson
⌚ 7:00PM
📺 @ROOTSPORTS_NW | https://t.co/yBftNpfldh
📻 @RipCityRadio620 pic.twitter.com/9l4OKa2OSF9:14 PM

Kevin Chouinard @KLChouinard
I just want to start tonight by pointing out that Tony Snell last missed a free throw on March 12, 2019. – 9:11 PM
Sarah K. Spencer @sarah_k_spence
Cam Reddish is OUT for tonight. – 8:59 PM
Chris Kirschner @ChrisKirschner
Cam Reddish is out for tonight’s game, Hawks say. – 8:58 PM
Kevin Chouinard @KLChouinard
Cam Reddish (right ankle sprain) is out. – 8:57 PM
Sarah K. Spencer @sarah_k_spence
Joe Prunty said the Hawks coaches + medical staff will monitor players coming out of protocols, regarding guys being in different places with conditioning/overall just how they’re feeling.
(I asked if the coaches had talked about how to handle that; full response below ⬇) pic.twitter.com/Fe8NA1ciZ78:49 PM

Jay Allen @PDXjay
Chauncey Billups said tonight he’s not sure how long Damian Lillard will be out of action with his abdominal injury: “That thing has been up and down…we’ll probably know more sooner than later.” #Blazers8:47 PM
Atlanta Hawks PR @HawksPR
Clint Capela comes into tonight’s game off his team-leading 20th double-double of the season, securing a season-high 23 rebounds, including 11 offensive, and 18 points at CLE. Capela leads the NBA in offensive rebounds per game (4.3) and is 3rd in total rebounds per game (13.2). – 8:40 PM
Jay Allen @PDXjay
Anfernee Simons will start tonight against Atlanta for Damian Lillard (abdominal tendinopathy–injury management). #Blazers8:36 PM
Sarah K. Spencer @sarah_k_spence
Joe Prunty (acting as head coach tonight) says Cam Reddish will go through warm-ups and see how he’s feeling, regarding his availability for tonight’s game in Portland. – 8:34 PM
Chris Kirschner @ChrisKirschner
Acting Hawks coach Joe Prunty said they’re still waiting on Cam Reddish to finish his warmup routine to see if he’ll be good to go. – 8:31 PM
Jay Allen @PDXjay
Chauncey Billups says Cody Zeller was getting close to returning from his right knee injury before going into the Health and Safety Protocols. Says Zeller should be able to return to the court soon after clearing the Protocols. – 8:21 PM
Jay Allen @PDXjay
Chauncey Billups confirms that Jusuf Nurkic will play and start tonight against Atlanta. #RipCity @RipCityRadio6208:16 PM
Atlanta Hawks PR @HawksPR
Trae Young finished the month of December averaging 30.5 PTS and 10.0 AST, marking the third time in his career he’s averaged 30+ PTS and 10+ AST in a single month.
Per @EliasSports, that’s the fourth-most calendar months averaging 30+ PTS and 10+ AST in NBA history. – 8:13 PM
Aaron J. Fentress @AaronJFentress
Jusuf Nurkic is available for Monday night’s game against Atlanta after missing a week while in health and safety protocols.
Chauncey Billups said Sunday he hoped Nurkic would return soon but thought conditioning might be an issue his first few games back. #RipCiy pic.twitter.com/gjz8RxtIWe7:55 PM

Atlanta Hawks PR @HawksPR
Atlanta enters tonight’s game 7-2 in its last nine road outings, averaging 113.9 points and 25.7 assists. The Hawks have dished out 25-or-more assists in five of those games, including two 30+ assist outings. – 7:15 PM
Portland Trail Blazers @trailblazers
Tonight’s poster vs Atlanta 🎨
Art by Hunter Reed pic.twitter.com/Y8HWkKngST7:15 PM

Mike Ganter @Mike_Ganter
Some Raptors scheduling changes: Lowry return on Feb 3 has now been moved to Feb. 1., Bulls game from Dec. 16 is now Feb. 3. Magic game originally Dec. 20 now on March 4. Bulls game in Chicago on Dec. 22 now moved to Jan. 26. Raps Feb. 1 game in Atlanta moved to Jan. 31 … more – 6:49 PM
Atlanta Hawks PR @HawksPR
The Hawks, who are coming off their largest second half comeback of the season in a 121-118 win over Cleveland (12/31), continue their longest road trip of the season in Portland tonight.
Game Notes: nba.com/gamenotes/hawk…6:46 PM
Keith Smith @KeithSmithNBA
Man, the Nets got it rough with their rescheduled games.
They have to play the Spurs on Sunday, January 9 at 12:00 PM ET. Then they have to fly to Portland to play the Trail Blazers on a B2B on Monday, January 10 at 10 PM ET.
That’s a really rough trip for a B2B. – 5:45 PM
Eric Koreen @ekoreen
Raptors rescheduled games
@ Chicago, from 12/22 to 1/26
@ Atlanta from 2/1 to 1/31
vs. Miami (Lowry return) from 2/3 to 2/1
vs. Chicago from 12/16 to 2/3
@ Brooklyn from 1/26 to 2/28
vs. Orlando from 12/20 to 3/4 – 5:44 PM
Joe Cowley @JCowleyHoops
Bulls will now host Det. Jan. 11, after the Dec. 14 game was postponed, the Jan. 26 game with OKC was moved to Jan. 24, the Dec. 22 game with Tor. will now be Jan. 26, the Dec. 16 game that was postponed in Tor will be on Feb. 3, and the Jan. 24 game in Atl will now be on Mar. 3 – 5:42 PM
Chuck Swirsky @ctsbulls
The NBA has announced make-up dates: Bulls host
Detroit Jan. 11 ( 4 games in 5 nights- Pistons/Nets-b/b. Home with Golden St.@Bst).
Bulls at OKC 1-24, Raps at Bulls 1-26, Bulls at Raps 2-3. Bulls at Hawks 3-3. – 5:36 PM
Portland Trail Blazers @trailblazers
Our home game vs the Nets has been rescheduled to January 10th.
DETAILS:
rip.city/3HrDMjw5:33 PM
Steve Popper @StevePopper
Not saying the Nets don’t deserve it after being unable to field the required players to avoid cancellations when other teams played with playground rosters, but to play Sunday afternoon in Brooklyn and then Monday night Portland is a serious back-to-back set. – 5:28 PM
Doug Smith @SmithRaps
NBA announces ton of changes:
Raptors at Chicago, was Dec.
22, now Jan. 26
Raptors at Atlanta, was Feb. 1, now Jan. 31
Heat at Raptors, was Feb. 3, now Feb. 1
1/2 – 5:24 PM
Chris Kirschner @ChrisKirschner
Three Hawks games have been rescheduled, according to the league.
Toronto vs. Atlanta from Feb 1 to Jan 31, 7:30 ET
Chicago vs. Atlanta from Jan 24 to to March 3, 7 ET
Cleveland vs. Atlanta from Dec. 19 to March 31, 7:30 ET – 5:24 PM
Brian Mahoney @briancmahoney
Rescheduled games now give the Nets a brutal back-to-back with a home game Sunday afternoon against the Spurs and then at Portland on Monday. Probably count on seeing some of the kids in that one. – 5:23 PM
Vivek Jacob @vivekmjacob
Raptors’ newly updated schedule:
Jan. 26 @ Chicago
Jan. 31 @ Atlanta
Feb. 1 vs. Miami
Feb. 3 vs. Chicago
Feb. 28 @ Brooklyn
Mar. 4 vs. Orlando pic.twitter.com/2OIduaGvt95:23 PM

Josh Lewenberg @JLew1050
Sked changes
Raps @ Bulls (postponed Dec 22) now Jan 26
Raps @ Hawks (initially Feb 1) now Jan 31
Heat @ Raps, Lowry’s return (initially Feb 3) now Feb 1
Bulls @ Raps (postponed Dec 16) now Feb 3
Raps @ Nets (initially Jan 26) now Feb 28
Magic @ Raps (postponed Dec 20) now Mar 4 – 5:22 PM
Kevin Chouinard @KLChouinard
Hawks had three home games rescheduled and they now have a TNT game vs. PHX Feb. 3. pic.twitter.com/viYcBmhdm75:22 PM

Jay Allen @PDXjay
The #Blazers game against Brooklyn that was postponed last month has been rescheduled for Mon, Jan. 10 at Moda Center. #RipCity @RipCityRadio6205:21 PM
Kelsey Russo @kelseyyrusso
The NBA announced that the #Cavs game versus Atlanta, which was originally scheduled for Dec. 19, has been rescheduled for Thursday, March 31 @ 7:30 p.m. ET. It will be an away game. – 5:19 PM
Tim Reynolds @ByTimReynolds
The Spurs-Nets game on Sunday has been moved to noon, to help the Nets get to Portland in time for a game there the following night. – 5:18 PM
Tim Reynolds @ByTimReynolds
NBA announces 11 postponed games are rescheduled; eight others moved and two times adjusted to make it all happen.
Highlights:
– Kyle Lowry’s return to Toronto now Feb. 1
– Brooklyn plays San Antonio at home Sunday, then goes to Portland the next day
– 7 teams now have a 4-in-5 – 5:16 PM
J. Kyle Mann @jkylemann
ive always thought so, but if he wanted to do it, john collins could be an incredible TV analyst some day – 5:03 PM
Trendon Watford @trendonw
Pastini gotta be my favorite spot in PDX… by far😂😂 – 4:58 PM
Doug Smith @SmithRaps
NBA source confirms Lowry return game to Toronto is now going to be Feb.1; the Raptors at Atlanta game scheduled for that night will be moved, and rescheduling of other postponed Raptors games being worked on – 4:31 PM
Portland Trail Blazers @trailblazers
Excited to welcome some faces back to the lineup tonight 🙌
#RipCity pic.twitter.com/xHroKQKT4X4:16 PM

Sarah K. Spencer @sarah_k_spence
Cam Reddish has been downgraded to questionable for tonight’s game in Portland: pic.twitter.com/ydREVEt6bX4:06 PM

Chris Kirschner @ChrisKirschner
Cam Reddish is now questionable for tonight’s game. He sprained his right ankle in the last game. – 4:00 PM

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