NBA: Atlanta 95, Portland 87

Nov. 13, 2012 at 12:46 AM

PORTLAND, Ore., Nov. 13 (UPI) -- Al Horford scored four of his 15 points during a 9-0 Atlanta run to end the game Monday and the Hawks pulled out a 95-87 victory over Portland.

Horford also hauled down 10 rebounds and distributed four assists while Josh Smith added a double-double of 19 points and 11 boards for the Hawks, who snapped a two-game losing streak.

Kyle Korver nailed 4-for-6 three-pointers en route to 16 points and Jeff Teague added 13 points and eight assists as the Hawks notched a victory in the second contest of a four-game West Coast road swing.

J.J. Hickson netted 19 points and hauled down 18 rebounds while Nicolas Batum supplied 19 and seven for the Trail Blazers, who fell to 1-3 at home.

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