By Eurohoops team/ email@example.com
The NBA play-in tournament continued with the games between the 9th and 10th seeds in both Conferences. The Atlanta Hawks got a convincing win over the Charlotte Hornets while the New Orleans Pelicans got the better of the San Antonio Spurs.
Trae Young led Atlanta’s 132-103 winning effort with 24 points and 11 assists while De’Andre Hunter scored 22. European players followed right behind with Danilo Gallinari scoring 18, Clint Capela 15, and Bogdan Bogdanovic 13 points. Capela also grabbed 17 rebounds.
For Charlotte, LaMelo Ball had 26 points and eight assists while Terry Rozier scored 21 and PJ Washington 17 points.
Brandon Ingram had 27 while Jonas Valanciunas was also strong with 22 points and 14 rebounds. For the Spurs, Devin Vassell scored 23 points in addition to Dejounte Murray and Jacob Poeltl’s 16 each. Both Murray and Poeltl grabbed nine rebounds.