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#15
Al Horford
PPG RPG APG
18.6 8.4 2.6
Team: AtlantaHeight: 6-10 Born: 6/3/1986
Position: F-CWeight: 250 Birthplace: Puerto Plata, Dominican Republic
College: FloridaDraft: 1st Round 3rd pick by Hawks(2007)


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Dec. 27 3:16 PM PT4:16 PM MT5:16 PM CT6:16 PM ET23:16 GMT7:16 4:16 PM MST6:16 PM EST3:16 UAE (+1)00:1618:16 ET5:16 PM CT21:16 - Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer says the team isn't sure how much time Al Horford will miss after tearing his right pectoral muscle.
Analysis: Horford, who missed most of 2011-12 with a torn left pectoral muscle, was injured in the first overtime Friday night in a victory at Cleveland and likely will need surgery soon. When Horford was hurt two seasons ago, he was sidelined 55 games after undergoing surgery. He returned for the last three playoff games of Atlanta's first-round loss to Boston. Horford leads the Hawks in scoring and rebounding, averaging 18.2 points and 8.4 rebounds.
Dec. 24 10:23 PM PT11:23 PM MT12:23 AM CT1:23 AM ET6:23 GMT14:23 11:23 PM MST1:23 AM EST10:23 UAE07:231:23 ET12:23 AM CT4:23 - Horford had 21 points and 11 rebounds in Monday's 121-119 overtime loss at Miami.
Analysis: Horford is averaging 23.2 points over the last six games, well above his season mark of 18.3.
Dec. 20 8:48 PM PT9:48 PM MT10:48 PM CT11:48 PM ET4:48 GMT12:48 9:48 PM MST11:48 PM EST8:48 UAE05:4823:48 ET10:48 PM CT2:48 - Horford scored 23 in 22 minutes in Friday's blowout 118-85 win over the woeful Jazz.
Analysis: Horford only grabbed four boards as his minutes were limited with Utah mailing this one in in pathetic fashion.
Dec. 14 9:47 PM PT10:47 PM MT11:47 PM CT12:47 AM ET5:47 GMT13:47 10:47 PM MST12:47 AM EST9:47 UAE06:470:47 ET11:47 PM CT3:47 - Horford scored a season-high 34 and had 15 rebounds for his sixth double-double of the season in Friday's win over Washington.
Analysis: Horford is averaging 21.0 points over his last four games while shooting 52.2 percent from the floor.
Dec. 5 9:01 PM PT10:01 PM MT11:01 PM CT12:01 AM ET5:01 GMT13:01 10:01 PM MST12:01 AM EST9:01 UAE06:010:01 ET11:01 PM CT3:01 - Horford scored 21 - his most in 12 games - and grabbed nine rebounds in Wednesday's win over the Clippers.
Analysis: Though Wednesday marked the first time in six games Horford shot worse than 50.0 percent from the field, it was still a strong effort that saw him finish one rebound shy of his sixth double-double this season.
Nov. 30 9:55 PM PT10:55 PM MT11:55 PM CT12:55 AM ET5:55 GMT13:55 10:55 PM MST12:55 AM EST9:55 UAE06:550:55 ET11:55 PM CT3:55 - Horford turned in his fifth double-double of the season with 17 points and 12 rebounds in Friday's victory over Dallas.
Analysis: Horford remains one of the league's most underappreciated players, averaging 17.1 points while shooting 55.2 percent this season.
Nov. 12 10:26 PM PT11:26 PM MT12:26 AM CT1:26 AM ET6:26 GMT14:26 11:26 PM MST1:26 AM EST10:26 UAE07:261:26 ET12:26 AM CT4:26 - Horford had 24 points with five rebounds and four assists in the Hawks' 103-94 win at Charlotte on Monday.
Analysis: Horford has topped 20 points in three of his last four games, averaging 21.8 while making 53.6 percent from the floor.
Nov. 6 10:33 PM PT11:33 PM MT12:33 AM CT1:33 AM ET6:33 GMT14:33 11:33 PM MST1:33 AM EST10:33 UAE07:331:33 ET12:33 AM CT4:33 - Horford had 27 points and 10 rebounds as the Hawks held off Sacramento for a 105-100 victory Tuesday night.
Analysis: It was a season-high in points and his third straight double-double.
Nov. 2 10:21 PM PT11:21 PM MT12:21 AM CT1:21 AM ET5:21 GMT13:21 10:21 PM MST12:21 AM EST9:21 UAE06:211:21 ET11:21 PM CT3:21 - Horford put up 22 points and 16 rebounds to help Atlanta top Toronto 102-95 on Friday.
Analysis: Horford had five steals and four blocks in the opener, but had only 11 points and five boards.

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