Hawks signed Paul Millsap to a two-year $19 million deal in 2013. The Pistons will still owe Josh Smith $27 million over next two
Two fouls in first 5:20 for Hawks' Paul Millsap. Disagreed with foul on Love. But goes to the bench, Thabo Sefolosha in.
Good matchup with Gibson against Millsap, two of the league's hardest working overlooked players. Taj 2 and 3; Millsap 5 and 2; Hawks 16-9
Millsap just got Gibson-ed. The Taj Twist in the post.
Millsap & Horford off to a 5-5 start. That's pretty good.
Having Vucevic back tonight would be important, especially with the Hawks' bigs of Horford, Millsap, Antic and Scott.
Raptors could stand pat and try for Millsap in summer, but lots of teams will be after him and Masai thinking 2 summers from now ...
To answer tweets: Can’t see Hawks dealing Millsap/Horford; D. West is too old; no chance on Aldridge; Faried and JV would be disaster on D
Other than the wide-open basket on a blow defensive assignment, Millsap is struggling. 1-for-5 shooting. Hawks up 8 (31-23) w/8:34 left n 2
Also nominated for Players of Week: Millsap, Irving, Ellis, Thompson, Harden, Paul, A.Davis, Westbrook, Harris, MCW, G,Dragic, Duncan, Wall
Paul Millsap is underrated. He's averaging 16.9 points, 8.1 rebounds, 2.4 steals (leading the NBA), 1 block, but doesn't get much attention.
And Wade adds another block to his career total, this one against Paul Millsap.
OH, Paul Millsap
Worst Rim Defenders (min 5 FGA per) Gorgui Dieng 61.9% R. Anderson 60.9% K. Love 60.6% A, Jefferson 60.1% Pekovic 59.3% Millsap 59.2%
Cody Zeller will be challenged by all of Paul Millsap's herky-jerky moves.
Good defense by the Pels and somehow Teague his the shot. I mean, millsap was covered and they get bailed out. Been that kind of night.