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    December 6, 2017 9:48 PM PST

    ATLANTA -- After losing 14 of 15 games, the Atlanta Hawks seem to be getting their mojo back. Custom Montreal Canadiens Jerseys . Paul Millsap says its been a long time coming. "Yeah, were due for it," he said. "We got a few (loose) balls. We got a few calls. Things just went our way in foul situations when its been the other team getting breaks." Millsap had 24 points and 11 rebounds, Jeff Teague added 15 points and 10 assists, and the Atlanta Hawks rallied for their third straight win with a 97-92 victory over the Denver Nuggets on Saturday night. Kenneth Faried finished with 25 points and Wilson Chandler scored 12 for the Nuggets, who were coming off a dramatic victory Friday at two-time defending champion Miami. Kyle Korver, who hit a pair of free throws in the closing seconds to make it 96-92, had 18 points and Pero Antic added 16 for Atlanta. Denver erased a 21-point deficit in the third quarter to take its first lead at 81-80 lead on Darrell Arthurs two free throws with 7:10 remaining. But Teague hit a 3 with 3:59 remaining that put the Hawks up 89-87 and followed with a long jumper to make it 91-89 at the 1:51 mark. "Every team has big wins," Arthur said in reference to the victory at Miami. "(With) the good teams, its consistent, and we havent been consistent all year. We can beat anybody. We just dont." Ty Lawson, Denvers leading scorer this season, handed out 11 assists, but went 0 for 12 from the field and finished with just two points. Before winning Monday at Utah, the Hawks had dropped from third to eighth in the Eastern Conference during their 1-14 stretch. The Hawks are 3 1/2 games ahead of New York for the eighth and final Eastern Conference playoff spot. Atlantas three-game winning streak is its longest since beating the Jazz on Dec. 20. "We knew they were going to make a run, but I think our mindset was just going back to being an aggressive team," said DeMarre Carroll, who had 11 points, 10 rebounds, four steals and three assists for the Hawks. "I think our biggest thing is we just have to keep staying aggressive for the entire game instead of just for 36 minutes or 40 minutes." Faried gave the Nuggets a 92-91 lead on a three-point play, but they trailed the rest of the way after Antic hit a long jumper over Faried from the left corner and Wilson Chandler missed a 3 that gave Atlanta possession with 30 seconds to go. The Nuggets, who had erased a 14-point deficit Friday in a 102-97 victory at Miami, had won two straight and four of six. After Korvers 3 made it 16-3, Denver coach Brian Shaw called timeout, and the Nuggets went on a 23-15 run, but they trailed 53-37 on Teagues three-point play with 12 seconds left before halftime. Atlanta went ahead by 21 early in the third on Antics 3, but Denver cut the lead to seven on Foyes 3 at the 5-minute mark, and the Nuggets only trailed by six entering the fourth. "Just a case of too little, too late," Shaw said. "We were real lethargic in the first half. We needed to play the way we played the end of the third quarter (and during the) fourth quarter from the start of the game." NOTES: Antics long jumper with 41.8 seconds remaining was originally scored as a 3, but officials changed the call after watching a replay. ... Carrolls double-double was the second of his career. ... J.J. Hickson scored 12 points for Denver. ... The Nuggets outscored Atlanta 44-26 in the paint and 39-13 off the bench, but Atlanta converted 21 turnovers into 25 points. ... The Hawks have won five of six at home against Denver and are 20-3 since 1989-90 versus the Nuggets in Atlanta. ... Atlanta, the NBA assists leader, handed out 25. The Hawks have had 20 assists in 60 of 64 games this season. Mark Streit Jersey . - A week after a late-game debacle on defence, the Pittsburgh Steelers showed they can finish. Guy Lapointe Jersey . The defeat leaves the 41-year-old Nestor to concentrate on the mixed-doubles event after winning 12 straight matches and winning Australian titles in Brisbane and Sydney with two different partners. "This was a little bit of a let down, but all credit to them," said Nestor.Salford forward Craig Kopczak has been re-appointed as Wales captain for the 2017 Rugby League World Cup qualifiers against Serbia and Italy later this month. The former Bradford and Huddersfield prop led the Dragons to victory in the 2015 European Championship and coach John Kear has largely kept faith with that group of players after whittling his original train-on squad down from 29 to 22.Wales are boosted by the inclusion of Widnes duo Gil Dudson and Lloyd White, who missed last years tournament through injury, but they will be without Grand Finalists Rhys Evans (Warrington) and Ben Flower (Wigan), who both made themselves unavailable. Watch NOW TV Watch Sky Sports for just ?£6.99. No contract. Kear, whose players went into camp in north Wales on Wednesday, said: Im really pleased with the look of our squad as we aim to build on last years European Championship success.The addition of the likes of Gil Dudson and Lloyd White will add further experience to the squad and only make us stronger as a unit. Mats Naslund Jersey. It will also help some of the younger players in the squad.It is an important period for Wales as we aim to make the World Cup next season. We will be up against some challenges as Italy and Serbia are both strong sides who will boast some experienced players in their line-ups.Wales play Serbia in Llanelli on Saturday week and also have a friendly against Jamaica at Wakefield on October 21 before meeting Italy in Monza on October 29. Wales squad:E Kear (London Broncos), R Williams (London Broncos), C Wellington (St Helens),  C Roets (South Wales), R Grace (St Helens), C Davies (South Wales),  O Olds (Souths Logan Magpies), G Dudson (Widnes), L White (Widnes), C Kopczak (Salford, capt), R Lloyd (Swinton), L Reece (Gloucestershire All Golds), P Joseph (Salford), S Parry (Gloucestershire All Golds), J Burke (Oldham), J Emmitt (Swinton), A Walker (Wakefield), A Gay (Mackay Cutters), M Fozard (Sheffield Eagles), M Evans (Gloucestershire All Golds), I Newbury (South Wales), C Farrer (South Wales)You can watch Englands tour of Bangladesh, plus Premier League football and the Japan Grand Prix on Sky Sports. Upgrade now and enjoy three months at half price! Cheap NFL Jerseys Cheap NFL Jerseys China Cheap Jerseys From China Cheap NFL Jerseys Authentic Wholesale Jerseys China Cheap NFL Jerseys China NFL Cheap Jerseys ' ' '