The East-leading Hawks were coming off a 115-100 loss at New Orleans that ended their franchise-record, 19-game winning streak. They made sure it didn't turn into a different kind of streak, overcoming a dismal third quarter to beat the Wizards for the third straight time this season.
Teague finished off the Wizards with a drive to the basket, laying the ball in despite getting bounced to the floor by
John Wall had 24 points but it wasn't enough to keep Washington from its season-high fourth straight loss.
Earlier in the day, the Hawks' starters were selected Eastern Conference players of the month for January, a first in
Memphis 100, at Utah 90:
at San Antonio 110, Orlando 103:
Oklahoma City 102, at New Orleans 91:
at Houston 101, Chicago 90:
at Minnesota 102, Miami 101:
Brooklyn 109, at Toronto 93:
at Indiana 114, Detroit 109:
at Boston 104, Denver 100: