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Atlanta Hawks knock out Brooklyn Nets with 111-87 win in Game 6
Atlanta Hawks knock out Brooklyn Nets with 111-87 win in Game 6

— Being tied after four games of the first round brought out the best in the Atlanta Hawks. And as they showed in delivering a devastating third-quarter knockout, their best was better than anyone else in the Eastern Conference this season. Paul Millsap had 25 points, nine rebounds and six assists, and the Hawks finally finished off the Brooklyn Nets in six games, advancing to the East semifinals with a 111-87 victory Friday night. "We believe," forward DeMarre Carroll said, "and we believe that when we are playing the right way, as you seen tonight, we can beat anybody." Kyle Korver added 20 points and hit three of his six three-pointers during a...

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