Hornets v. Hawks Score & Highlights 2022: The Charlotte Hornets travel to Atlanta to meet with the Hawks in the play-in tournament Wednesday night. 

The NBA is settling into the postseason as playoffs are set to begin next week. Before the playoff series begins, 

the league’s newly-added play-in tournament is going on with the last couple of games wrapping up this week 

The Atlanta Hawks are among the several teams that are trying to secure a spot in the playoffs. The Hawks are in good favor being that they are hosting the Hornets in the State Farm Arena Wednesday. 

Prior to this match up the Hawks beat the Houston Rockets 130-114. Winning the last 12 of their 17 games. Ending the regular season with a 43-39 overall record. 

The Hawks are led by Trae Young who is averaging 28.4 points and 9.7 assists. Young was the spark to this Atlanta team that led the Hawks to their first playoff spot last season.  

The last time the Hawks were in the playoffs was in 2017. Young finished the regular season fourth in the NBA in scoring and assists. 

Trae Young and the Hawks found themselves in the Eastern Conference Finals falling to the Milwaukee Bucks 118-107. Milwaukee went on to win the NBA Championship for the  2020-21 season. 

The Charlotte Hornets are a young energetic team that has been exciting to watch for the regular season.

The Hornets’ last win leading up to the play-in tournament was against the Washington Wizards 124-108.