NBA: Atlanta 94, New Orleans 72

Jan. 29, 2012 at 9:41 PM

NEW ORLEANS, Jan. 29 (UPI) -- Jeff Teague scored 24 points for Atlanta Sunday and the Hawks kept New Orleans on the skids with 94-72 rout of the struggling Hornets.

The Hawks corralled their fourth win in five games with the help of Willie Green's 16 points off the bench and 14 more from Marvin Williams.

New Orleans, meanwhile, lost for the 10th time in 11 games and dropped to 4-16 for the season.

Emeka Okafor logged 13 points and eight rebounds, while Greivis Vasquez and Jarrett Jack added 10 points apiece for New Orleans.

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