Inside the box score: Hawks 110, Nets 105

Atlanta Hawks’ Dennis Schroder and teammate Dwight Howard stand on the court in the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Brooklyn Nets in Atlanta, Wednesday, March 8, 2017. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

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Atlanta Hawks’ Dennis Schroder and teammate Dwight Howard stand on the court in the fourth quarter of an NBA basketball game against the Brooklyn Nets in Atlanta, Wednesday, March 8, 2017. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Inside the box score and more of the Hawks’ 110-105 victory over the Nets Wednesday:

Key players

* Dennis Schroder scored a game-high 31 points on 10 of 21 shooting. He was 10 of 10 from the free-throw line including four in the final 16 seconds.

* Paul Millsap scored 24 points with four rebounds, three assists and two blocks.

* Tim Hardaway Jr. had 16 points, the 19th consecutive game in double-digits.

Key stat

The Hawks held a 62-40 advantage in points in the paint. It was a season-high for the Hawks.

Noteworthy

* Dwight Howard had 14 rebounds for a career total of 11,913 as he surpassed former Hawk Kevin Willis for 23rd in NBA/ABA history.

* Tim Hardaway Jr. has made a3-pointer in 16 straight games.

* Dennis Schroder recorded his fourth 30-point game of the season. It’s the most 30-point games for a Hawks player since Josh Smith had four in 2012-13.

* Paul Millsap has scored 20-or-more points a team-high 27 times this season.

* The Hawks surrendered 11 3-pointers. They have now allowed 95 long-range makes in the past six games.

Quotable

“We are brothers. We go to war every night. I’m there for him always. He knows that.” – Paul Millsap on Dennis Schroder

Next

The Hawks end a six-game homestand against the Raptors on Friday night.

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