Preview: Clippers vs. Atlanta Hawks

Clippers will cap a stretch of four games in five days in four different time zones

The Clippers (19-9) will cap off a stretch of four games in five days in four different time zones against the Atlanta Hawks (20-7) on Tuesday at 4:30 p.m.

On Friday, they lost to the Denver Nuggets, 109-106. On Saturday, they beat the Milwaukee Bucks, 106-102. And on Monday, they lost to the San Antonio Spurs, 125-118.

The Hawks have won 13 of their last 14 games by an average of 12.2 points, including winning their last four games in a row, three of which were on the road. 

Hawks' point guard Jeff Teague has missed the last three games with a left hamstring strain and it's unclear when he'll return. Atlanta has won its last five home meetings against the Clippers.

The Clippers have lost two of their last three games. Clippers' backup center Spencer Hawes has been sidelined since Dec. 12 with a left knee bruise that he sustained against the Washington Wizards.

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