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Horford, Hawks extend streak with 91-85 win over 76ers

Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford (15) grabs a rebound in front of Philadelphia 76ers center Nerlens Noel (4) in the second half  of an NBA  basketball game  Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015,  Atlanta won 91-85 and extended their winning streak to 19 games.(AP Photo/John Bazemore)

ATLANTA (AP) — The 76ers’ decision to “let it fly” with 3-pointers almost grounded the Hawks’ winning streak.

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Whitney Houston’s daughter found unresponsive in tub

In this Feb. 12, 2011, file photo, singer Whitney Houston, left, and daughter Bobbi Kristina Brown arrive at an event in Beverly Hills, Calif.  The daughter of late singer and entertainer Whitney Houston was found Saturday, Jan. 31, 2015, unresponsive in a bathtub by her husband and a friend and taken to an Atlanta-area hospital. The incident remains under investigation.   (AP Photo/Dan Steinberg, File)

ROSWELL, Ga. (AP) — The daughter of late singer and entertainer Whitney Houston was found unresponsive, face down in a bathtub Saturday and taken to a hospital in the north Atlanta suburbs, police said.

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Hawks’ forward Carroll misses game against Portland

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Hawks forward DeMarre Carroll missed the game against Portland on Friday night because of a left Achilles strain, and his replacement lasted only two minutes.

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Column: Ferry builds a powerhouse but won’t get to enjoy it

In this May 29, 2013, file photo, Atlanta Hawks general managerr Danny Ferry waits during a news conference in Atlanta.   Ferry can only watch from afar, perhaps taking some satisfaction that the team he put together is the biggest surprise in the NBA. Racially charged comments forced the Hawks general manager to take an indefinite leave, but maybe it's time to recognize that he's been punished enough. (AP Photo/David Tulis, File)

ATLANTA (AP) — Danny Ferry can only watch from afar, surely with plenty of satisfaction at the juggernaut he created, undoubtedly offset by a sense of melancholy that he’s not along for the ride.

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Millsap leads Hawks to 17th straight win, 113-102 over Nets

Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap (4) leaves the court as fans reach out to him after an NBA basketball game against the Brooklyn Nets, Wednesday Jan. 28, 2015, in Atlanta. Atlanta won 113-102.(AP Photo/John Amis)

ATLANTA (AP) — Paul Millsap played like one of the league’s best players.

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