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John Collins scored 19 points (7-12 Fg, 3-4 3Pt, 2-4 Ft) 11 rebounds, two blocks, and one assist across 36 minutes in the Hawks 109-106 win over the Sixers in Game 5 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals on Wednesday night in Philadelphia.
Collins posted his second consecutive double-double in Game 5 on Wednesday night. Through the first five games of the series Collins is averaging 17.0 ppg to go along with 8.8 rpg. Game 6 will take place on Friday night in Atlanta.
Hawks' PF John Collins had 14 points (6-15 FG, 1-3 3PT, 1-2 FT), one assist, 12 rebounds, one block, and one steal across 37 minutes of play in Monday's Game 4 win over the Sixers.
Collins had his best all-around performance so far in this Eastern Conference Semifinal series, recording his first double-double of the series and making his presence felt on the defensive side of the ball as well. Collins is now averaging 16.5 points, 8.3 rebounds, and 1 assist per game this series, and he'll need to put together more performances like his Game 4 performance to help the Hawks overcome a stout Sixers squad.
John Collins scored 22 points (6-10 Fg, 8-8 Ft, 2-3 3Pt) eight rebounds, and one assist in 28 minutes of play in the Hawks 113-96 Game 4 win over the Knicks in Atlanta on Sunday afternoon.
Collins had his best game of the series on Sunday and actually took his first free-throw attempts of the series which led to him connecting on all eight attempts. The Hawks and Knicks will next face off on Wednesday night in NYC.
John Collins scored 14 points (6-11 Fg, 2-5 3Pt) six rebounds, and two assists across 30 minutes in the Hawks 105-94 Game 3 win over the Knicks on Friday night in Atlanta.
Collins played his best overall game of the series so far and was especially effective on the defensive end for the Hawks who were able to hold the Knicks to just 94 points. Game 3 will be on Sunday afternoon in Atlanta.
John Collins failed to score (0-2 FG, 0-2 3PT) to go along with two rebounds and one steal.
Collins picked up two very early fouls, and went on to play just 15 minutes all game as he remained in foul trouble the rest of the game.