By: Kamal Hylton (@KamalHylton)
In a battle of two Eastern Conference standouts, a conference leading Atlanta Hawks extended its winning streak to 11 games in a 110-89 win over the third place Toronto Raptors.
Now boasting an impressive record, it was Al Horford leading the way for the visitors with 22 points while the rest of his teammates chipped in with major contributions. Paul Millsap with 16 points and 8 rebounds, Kyle Korver and DeMarre Carroll going a combined 6-for-11 from thee point range while Jeff Teague contributed with 13 points and 9 assists. For the Raptors, DeMar DeRozan contributed with a game-high 25 points in his second game back from injury and James Johnson came off the bench for 17 points.