Atlanta Hawks clinch No. 5 playoffs seed with 103-76 win over Hornets

After sweeping a weekend series with the Cavaliers, the Hawks hosted the Charlotte Hornets at Philips Arena on Tuesday.

Atlanta (43-38) knew going into Tuesday night’s game against Charlotte that they’d be in the NBA Playoffs, but secured the 5th seed with a big 103-76 win over the Hornets.

Dwight Howard led the Hawks with 19 points and 12 rebounds on the night, with each member of the 13-man roster scoring at least three points.  See the full box score HERE.