Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 11/23/12
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CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- The Atlanta Hawks had problems shooting free throws and hanging onto the ball in Friday night's game against the Charlotte Bobcats.Those were just small matters to head coach Larry Drew, whose Hawks led in the stat that mattered the most -- the final score. Behind double-double games from Al Horford and Jeff Teague, Atlanta held off a late Charlotte rally for a 101-91 victory Friday at Time Warner Cable Arena. Horford had 26 points and 13 rebounds (both season highs), while Teague added 13 points and a season-best 12 assists for the Hawks (7-4), who won their fourth straight game despite seeing the Bobcats erase double-digit leads three times. "This was one of our best games," Horford said. "Even though we had a couple of letdowns when they got back in the game, I felt like we just played solid. "But Charlotte is a fighting team. They kept on fighting and kept on making runs at us, so one of the things that we have to improve on is being able to hold leads...
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