Teague, Pachulia lead Atlanta past Clippers

Teague, Pachulia lead Atlanta past Clippers
November 24, 2012, 9:36 pm
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Atlanta Hawks' Zaza Pachulia (27) goes to the basket over Los Angeles Clippers' Blake Griffin in the first half of an NBA basketball game at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Saturday, Nov. 24, 2012. (AP Photo/David Tulis)


ATLANTA (AP) Jeff Teague had 19 points and 11 assists, Zaza Pachulia added 19 points and 12 rebounds, and the Atlanta Hawks won their fifth straight game with a 104-93 victory over the Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday night.

Blake Griffin scored 22 points and Chris Paul had 19 for the Clippers.

Los Angeles has lost a season-high three consecutive games after winning six in a row.

Lou Williams finished with 18 points and Josh Smith added 17 for Atlanta.