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Hawks stop Celtics, and it gets chippy

Hawks stop Celtics, and it gets chippy

Dennis Schroder had 21 points to help the Atlanta Hawks snap their three-game losing streak and Boston’s seven-game home win streak with a 114-98 win over the Celtics on Monday night in Boston. 

Paul Millsap and Dwight Howard each added 17 points for Atlanta, although Howard was ejected in the third quarter after receiving his second technical foul in a typically chippy game between the Eastern Conference rivals. 

Boston’s Isaiah Thomas had 19 points, ending a streak of 44 games with at least 20. 

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