By The Numbers: Hawks 82, Knicks 99

Feb 22, 2012; New York, NY, USA; Atlanta Hawks point guard Jeff Teague (0) looks to drive to the net as New York Knicks point guard Jeremy Lin (17) defends during the first quarter at Madison Square Garden. Mandatory Credit: Anthony Gruppuso-US PRESSWIRE

It Wasn’t Even Close….

2: Number of lead changes in this game.

2: Biggest lead the Hawks had in the game.

30: Bigest lead the Knicks had in the game.

13: Deficit the Hawks were behind the Knicks after the 1st quarter.

25: Deficit the Hawks were behind the Knicks at halftime.

35: Points the Hawks scored in the first half (season low).

16-14: The Hawks last lead.

15-0: The run the Knicks had to end the first quarter.

82-99: The Final score of the game.

17: Points the Hawks lost by (or Knicks won by).

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Turnovers Will Kill You…

8: Turnovers the Hawks had in the 1st quarter.

25: Total turnovers the Hawks had.

3: Turnovers Kirk Hinrich had in the 1st quarter in 3 minutes of playing time.

4: Turnovers Jannero Pargo had the entire game (19 minutes of playing time).

5: Turnovers Ivan Johnson had the entire game (17 minutes of playing time).

4: Turnovers Josh Smith had the entire game (35 minutes of playing time).

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FastBreak Points/Points in the Paint

10: Fastbreak points the Hawks had in the first quarter.

17: Total fastbreak points the Hawks had the entire game (Only 7 fastbreak points in 2nd-4th quarter basically).

28: Points in the paint the Hawks scored in the first half.

44: Points in the paint the Hawks gave up in the first half.

38: Total points in the paint the Hawks scored the entire game.

54: Total points in the paint the Hawks gave up the entire game.

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Jerry “The White Flag” Stackhouse:

9: Jerry Stackhouse’s  season high in minutes coming into this game.

12: Minutes Jerry Stackhouse played in the entire game yesterday (all in 3rd quarter).

2: Three pointers he made (season high).

4: Three pointers he attempted (season high).

+3: Jerry Stackhouse’s +/- stat in his 12 minutes of playing time.

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The “Linsanity” Is Real:

17: Points Jeremy Lin scored in the game (also his jersey #).

11: Only amount of shot attempts “Super Lin-tendo” had in the entire game.

9: Assists Jeremy Lin dished out.

2: Steals Jeremy Lin had.

4: Turnovers he had in the entire game (still bad).

8-2: The New York Knicks’ record ever since Jeremy Lin became the starting Point Guard.

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Records/Standings/Streaks:

8: The number of losses the Hawks have had in the past 11 games.

3: Consecutive games the Hawks have lost in a row (also applies to road losses).

19-14: The Atlanta Hawks’ record now.

10-9: The Hawks current road record.

6(th): Where the Hawks currently stand in the Eastern Conference.

2.5: Games ahead of the New York Knicks (7th seed).

2.0: Games behind the Indiana Pacers (5th seed).

2.5: Games behind the Orlando Magic (3rd seed).

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Next Game (vs. Orlando Magic):

22-12: Current record of the Orlando Magic.

9-5: Current home record of the Atlanta Hawks.

10-6: Current road record of the Orlando Magic.

4: Win streak vs. Orlando Magic in the regular season.

3: Win streak in Philips Arena when facing the Orlando Magic (regular season).

1-0: The Hawks’ record against the Orlando Magic this season.

89-87: The score of the overtime Hawks win vs. Magic earlier this season.

 

Topics: Atlanta Hawks, By The Numbers, Ivan Johnson, Jannero Pargo, Jeremy Lin, Jerry Stackhouse, Josh Smith, Kirk Hinrich, New York Knicks, Willie Green

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