Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/18/14
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By BILL KISER, Sports XchangeCHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Al Horford and Jeff Teague both had double-doubles as the Atlanta Hawks held off a late rally to beat the Charlotte Bobcats 101-91 on Friday night. Horford had 26 points and 13 rebounds, while Teague added 13 points and 12 assists for the Hawks (7-4), who won their fourth straight game despite seeing the Bobcats erase double-digit leads three times. Charlotte's last run came in the final 3 1/2 minutes of the fourth quarter, after Atlanta had pulled ahead 94-81 on ZaZa Pachulia's layup. The Bobcats went on a 10-3 run, with a Michael Kidd-Gilchrist layup pulling Charlotte within 97-91 with 1:26 remaining.However, Horford put things away for the Hawks, dunking off a feed from Josh Smith, then hitting a jumper with 45 seconds left to push Atlanta's lead back into double digits. Kyle Korver added 16 points and Smith 10 points for the Hawks, who shot 53.8 percent from the field (42-for-78) and hit 11 of 22 3-pointers. Ramon Sessions ...
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