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Danilo Gallinari scored 18 points (7-14 Fg, 2-3 3Pt, 2-2 Ft) four rebounds, and two steals across 35 minutes in the Hawks 113-102 loss to the Bucks in Game 3 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Sunday night in Atlanta.
Gallinari had his best game of the series to date with his 18 points and also played his most of amount of minutes through the three games with 25 minutes. Gallinari presents a defensive liability when on the court for the Hawks as evidenced by his -58 +/- total through the first three games.
Danilo Gallinari scored 17 points (6-13 Fg, 3-7 3Pt, 2-2 Ft) five rebounds, two assists, and one steal across 30 minutes in the Hawks 103-96 win over the Sixers in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Finals on Sunday night in Philadelphia.
Gallinari finished the seven game series against the Sixers in winning fashion which included a nice open court dunk with .41 seconds left in the game to put the Hawks up 98-92. For the series against the Sixers, the veteran forward averaged 14.7 ppg.
Danilo Gallinari scored 16 points (6-10 Fg, 3-4 3Pt, 1-2 Ft) eight rebounds, and one assist across 30 minutes in the Hawks 109-106 win over the Hawks in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals on Wednesday night in Philadelphia.
Gallinari shot 60% from the field in Game 5 on Thursday night as well as 75% from three-point range granted it was on just four attempts. But his biggest moment was with the Hawks up 105-104 with .52 seconds left as he hit a fade-away jumper to put the Hawks up 107-104 and they never looked back. Game 6 will take place on Friday night in Atlanta.
Danilo Gallinari scored six points (2-10 FG, 2-9 3PT) to go along with five rebounds, four assists and one block in the Hawks game two loss Wednesday against the Knicks.
Gallinari saw 30 minutes of playing time off the bench with John Collins in foul trouble all game. He had his open looks from deep, but struggled to find the net on the majority of them.
Danilo Gallinari (back) is inactive for Sunday night's clash with the Rockets.
Gallinari is one of many Hawks that will not suit up during the regular-season finale versus Houston. The team likely doesn't want to risk aggravating his back ahead of Atlanta's final game. This could likely point to extended minutes for John Collins.