DeMarre Carroll (knee) will start in Friday's Game 2 against the Cavs.
Kent Bazemore is ready to step into the starting lineup as LeBron James' primary defender if DeMarre Carroll (knee) can't give it a go for Friday's Game 2.
Kent Bazemore played 16 minutes against the Cavs on Wednesday with 10 points, four rebounds and one block.
Kent Bazemore struggled in a start for the short-handed Hawks on Sunday, going 2-of-8 from the field to score seven points in a 99-108 loss vs. Washington.
Kent Bazemore will slide into the starting lineup for Sunday's game vs. the Wizards.
Kent Bazemore made 7-of-14 from the field and 3-of-4 from the line for 20 points against the Hornets on Saturday with five rebounds, two assists, one steal and three 3-pointers in 33 minutes.
Kent Bazemore returned to the Hawks' bench with Kyle Korver (nose) active on Sunday, going scoreless without any stats to his credit in 17 minutes.
Kent Bazemore scored 10 points on 4-of-9 shooting (including two threes) with four rebounds, one steal and one block in Friday's loss to the Thunder.
Kent Bazemore drew praise from Jeff Teague for his ability to be the ultimate teammate.
Kent Bazemore scored 11 points on 4-of-12 shooting (including two threes) with two rebounds, four assists, three steals and one block over 29 minutes against the Kings on Monday.
Kent Bazemore made the most of his fill-in start for DeMarre Carroll (rest) on Sunday, notching 13 points, one 3-pointer, nine boards, three assists and two blocks vs. L.A.
Kent Bazemore scored 15 points in a start against the Heat on Saturday with two rebounds, one assist, three steals and two 3-pointers.
Hawks swingman Kent Bazemore came off the bench for 14 points, two 3-pointers, five rebounds, two assists and two steals in 30 minutes of action on Sunday.
Kent Bazemore stepped up in 27 minutes on Friday against the Warriors with 11 points, five rebounds, one assist, one steal and three 3-pointers.