Atlanta Hawks (0-1, 0-0 road) vs. OKC Thunder (1-1, 1-0 home)
Offensive Rating: Thunder – 101.9 (15th), Hawks– 104.7 (9th)
Defensive Rating: Thunder – 95.5 (7th), Hawks – 111.9 (28th)
Pace: Thunder – 93.2 (21st), Hawks – 97.4 (3rd)
View from the enemy: Hoopinion
After tonight, it’s either a winning record, or a losing one. And having a losing record is no fun at all.
The win over Portland certainly righted things, at least temporarily, in that people quit focusing on the negatives in losing to the Spurs and redirected at looking at the positives. Russell Westbrook sent a reminder that he’s a good basketball player and Kevin Martin continued on with his capable efficient scoring. Keep Reading…