Atlanta Stuns Pacers In Playoff Opener

By WISE Web Sports

Atlanta Stuns Pacers In Playoff Opener

April 19, 2014 Updated Apr 19, 2014 at 9:51 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS -- Jeff Teague scored a playoff career - high 28 points and Paul Millsap added 25 as eighth - seeded Atlanta rolled past top - seeded Indiana 101 - 93 Saturday night, taking a 1 - 0 lead in the best - of - seven series.

The Hawks ended an eight - game road losing streak in the playoffs, which dated to May 2011. Game two is Tuesday night in Indianapolis.

Indiana, which spent the whole season working to get home - court advantage in the playoffs, wasted no time in giving it right back with a dismal third quarter. Paul George finished with 24 points and 10 rebounds.




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