Kyle Korver out vs Cleveland Cavaliers

Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver (26) chases down a loose ball with Portland Trail Blazers’ Wesley Matthews, left, and Ronnie Price during the second half of their NBA basketball game in Portland, Ore., Monday, Nov. 12, 2012. The Hawks won 95-87. (AP Photo/Don Ryan)

Kyle Korver will miss tonight’s game against the Cleveland Cavaliers, tweets AJC Hawks beat writer Chris Vivlamore.

Korver, a guy who can play the 2 or 3 position, will be replaced by the tandem of Devin Harris at shooting guard and DeShawn Steven at small forward, alongside regular starters Jeff Teague, Josh Smith and Al Horford.

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Korver left Wednesday’s game against the Charlotte Bobcats in the third quarter due to back spasms and never returned. He reportedly did not practice Thursday writes Vivlamore and is going be to held out today so he can rest up and be ready for Atlanta’s next game on Wednesday, Dec. 5 versus the Denver Nuggets.

Topics: Atlanta Hawks, Kyle Korver

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