ATLANTA, Feb. 6 (UPI) -- Jeff Teague
helped stake Atlanta to an 18-point lead through three quarters Wednesday and the Hawks held on to defeat Memphis 103-92.
Teague scored 22 points and dealt out 13 assists while Atlanta ended a two-game skid. Josh Smith added 19 points with 11 rebounds and six assists. Al Horford contributed 17 points and 11 rebounds.
Memphis has lost three out of four. This was the only road game the Grizzlies will play in a stretch of seven contests.
Zach Randolph led Memphis with 20 points and Mike Conley had 17 points and eight assists.
Atlanta shot 51 percent from the field and Teague went 7-of-10.
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