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    Bazemore 4-8 5-5 14, Spellman 4-15 2-2 10, Len 2-6 2-3 6, Young 2-11 2-2 6, Bembry 1-8 0-0 2, Poythress 5-8 1-2 11, Mi.Plumlee 1-3 1-2 3, Lin 4-10 5-7 16, Dorsey 1-5 1-1 3, Carter 4-6 0-0 11, Huerter 4-10 0-1 10, Hamilton 0-2 1-2 1. Totals 32-92 20-27 93. Hernangomez 9-12 5-7 25, Millsap 8-13 1-1 18, Jokic 5-11 1-2 12, Morris 4-9 0-0 8, Harris 7-9 2-3 18, Craig 0-0 0-0 0, Lyles 5-7 3-4 14, Lydon 2-3 0-0 6, Ma.Plumlee 2-3 2-2 6, Beasley 6-14 2-3 15, Murray 4-10 3-3 14, Akoon-Purcell 1-3 0-0 2. Totals 53-94 19-25 138. 3-Point Goals_Atlanta 9-42 (Carter 3-5, Lin 3-7, Huerter 2-6, Bazemore 1-4, Len 0-1, Hamilton 0-1, Dorsey 0-2, Bembry 0-2, Poythress 0-3, Young 0-4, Spellman 0-7), Denver 13-31 (Murray 3-6, Harris 2-3, Lydon 2-3, Hernangomez 2-5, Lyles 1-1, Jokic 1-2, Millsap 1-2, Beasley 1-5, Akoon-Purcell 0-2, Morris 0-2). Fouled Out_None. Rebounds_Atlanta 43 (Spellman 10), Denver 56 (Hernangomez, Jokic, Millsap 9). Assists_Atlanta 20 (Lin, Young 5), Denver 34 (Jokic 7). Total Fouls_Atlanta 22, Denver 24. Technicals_Atlanta coach Hawks (Defensive three second). A_15,103 (19,520).
  • The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's 'Jumbo Bucks Lotto' game were: 12-33-34-43-44-46 (twelve, thirty-three, thirty-four, forty-three, forty-four, forty-six)
  • The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's 'All or Nothing Night' game were: 01-02-05-09-12-13-15-16-17-18-20-24 (one, two, five, nine, twelve, thirteen, fifteen, sixteen, seventeen, eighteen, twenty, twenty-four)
  • Police in Georgia say a 2-year-old boy who found a handgun under his father's pillow has died from a self-inflicted gunshot wound. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports that the boy died Thursday after walking into a bedroom where his father was sleeping. A Clayton County police statement says the boy didn't wake the father, found the loaded handgun under his pillow and fired one shot. The boy was taken to a hospital, where he died. Police say the toddler's mother was asleep in the front room at the time. The news release says both parents are cooperating with law enforcement. Police say it's unknown whether charges will be filed. ___ Information from: The Atlanta Journal-Constitution, http://www.ajc.com
  • Channel 2 Action News has obtained video of a physical altercation between a student and a graduation coach at South Atlanta High School. The incident happened on Oct. 3. The 17-year-old said it all began when he touched teacher Henry Coleman on the shoulder and said, “What's up?” [READ MORE: Teen says teacher lost control, slammed him to the ground; both facing charges] “I just felt my body, my whole body, just fly into the table with books on it. He came to the table, slung me off the table to the ground,” the teen said. Channel 2 Action News is not naming the student, because he said other students have bullied him for getting the coach in trouble. The student was initially charged for touching the teacher before the school pushed for the charges to be dropped. I’ve worked for a month to get this video. This high school graduate coach was charged with battery of this student. The student was charged too. What sparked it all. That’s at 11. @wsbtv pic.twitter.com/nglTcgGwVm — Tom Jones (@TomJonesWSBTV) November 16, 2018 'He just went crazy. I don't understand why,' the teen's mother, Shekela Bryant, said. 'To choke, to push him on the ground by his face. It's just too much, too much for a good morning tap.' TRENDING STORIES: Georgia election officials required to add more absentee votes Atlanta bans pet stores from selling cats and dogs Homeless vet, couple who raised $400K for him all arrested Bryant said Coleman threw her son into a desk and began pummeling him. Coleman now faces a simple battery charge. 'Oh, no way, no way. That was not a battery. That was a brutal attack,' the teen's father, Jamil Koonce, said No one answered when Channel 2's Tom Jones went by Coleman's home Thursday. The teen's father said the video is disturbing. 'I was very angry and very shocked,' Koonce said. The school initially sought battery charges against the student after Coleman said the child punched him in the arm with a closed fist and he defended himself. Then the school took a look at the video and saw it matched the child's version of what happened. 'He told the truth. Exactly what happened is what he said happened. I told you so,' attorney Kimberly Bandoh said. Now, the parents want Coleman to face stiffer punishment. 'That was aggravated assault, cruelty to children,' Koonce said. 'It's crazy. I just can't get it. I don't understand why he would attack a child like that,' Bryant said. The student no longer attends South Atlanta High School. The school system said it investigated, worked to get the charges dropped against the student and terminated Coleman.
  • More than 50 years after taking his first football coaching gig, Jerry Glanville sees the light at the end of the tunnel like only he can. Glanville is completing his first season as the Hamilton Tiger-Cats' defensive coordinator after serving as a guest coach in 2017. The Ticats face the Ottawa Redblacks in the East Division final Sunday after beating the B.C. Lions 48-8 in the conference semifinal. 'When I took this job my wife (Brenda) asked, 'How long do you think you'll stay there?'' Glanville said straight-faced before delivering the punch line with a broad smile. 'I said, 'No longer than 15 years.' 'I love it (in CFL), I love everything about it. It's great fun, great players, the players play hard. It's just been totally great experience.' He's appeared in movies, driven race cars and served as a television football analyst. But make no mistake, Glanville — a former linebacker at Northern Michigan University — is a football coach and always will be. 'Coaches coach and preachers preach, they take that to the box,' Glanville said. 'I'll be coaching when they put me in the box. 'When I was doing TV, Waylon Jennings told me, 'Quit TV tomorrow. You know more football than anybody. Don't you dare die without teaching it, don't you dare die with the music inside you.' Watching coaches grow and players play is why you never say, 'I'm done.'' Glanville, a Detroit native who calls Knoxville, Tennessee, home, took his first coaching job in 1967 as Western Kentucky's defensive coordinator. He spent 20 seasons in the NFL, including nine as a head coach with Houston (1985-89) and Atlanta (1990-93). It was with the Oilers that Glanville coined the now famous phrase, 'NFL means 'not for long,'' while chewing out an official for a bad call. Glanville often stands on the sideline dressed in black with sunglasses, he's left tickets at will call for the late Elvis Presley and rubbed many people — most notably former Pittsburgh coach Chuck Noll — the wrong way with his words and antics. 'You can't try to live forever, try to live the moment,' Glanville said. 'The brave and courageous don't live forever but those who aren't never get to live at all. A cat is supposed to have nine lives and I think I'm down to about four. I've been very blessed.' The Hamilton job reunited Glanville with Ticats head coach June Jones. Glanville was on the Falcons' staff when Jones was a quarterback with the club (1977-81) and the two have worked together in both the NFL (Houston and Atlanta) and NCAA (Hawaii). But the CFL presented challenges for Glanville, none bigger than its unlimited motion. 'You have to be smart enough to throw out a lot of your American coverages,' he said. 'In the U.S. I'm a full bump-and-run teacher but I don't full press bump and run anybody that's off the line. I treat the motion guy like he's a slotback off the line, then I add four yards in my depth to cover them. You know what? There's a lot of bump-and-run people playing in the NFL that couldn't cover anybody up here. It's different.' Hamilton finished the regular season ranked third against the pass (247.7 yards per game) and fewest yards allowed (334.3), fourth in rushing yards (101.6), sixth in offensive points allowed (23.6 per game) and eighth in sacks (31). On Sunday against B.C., the unit surrendered just 319 total yards and one touchdown while defensive back Frankie Williams registered a pick-six. However, Glanville takes no credit for that performance. 'What I tell them (players) is the biggest difference between American and Canadian football is nothing,' he said. 'It's still who hits who in the mouth, who gang tackles, who hustles. It's your attitude, it's how you play. I don't take credit for one thing we do and I shouldn't because I don't deserve it. There's never a game where our guys don't spill their guts and that's the fun of it.' Linebacker Larry Dean, who had 106 tackles this season and is a finalist for the CFL's top defensive player award, calls Glanville a 'football historian,' who delivers sometimes very colorful messages. 'I can't repeat some of them,' Dean said. 'We're just trying to get as much knowledge from him as we can. He has different philosophies, different ways to look at things and I just find it interesting to pick his brain and get the skin and bones of it.' Glanville credits assistant Ticats head coach Orlondo Steinauer with helping him learn the nuances of Canadian football. But Glanville gushes about the work defensive backs coach Williams Fields and former Ticat Craig Butler, now the team's special-teams and defensive assistant, have done. However football isn't what defines Glanville, who's rubbed elbows with such big-name entertainers as Jennings, Johnny Cash and Burt Reynolds. 'I was with Johnny Cash when he was dying,' Glanville said. 'When I walked over to see him I said, 'Gee Johnny, how you doing,' and he said, 'I've got Parkinson's and it ain't funny.' Waylon Jennings was playing the guitar when I saw him and I said, 'Waylon, you're playing the blues.' He looked at me and said, 'Coach, sooner or later we all go back to the blues.'' But Glanville took Reynolds' death in September at the age of 82 especially hard. The two worked together in the '17 film The Last Movie Star and became close friends. 'He taught you humility,' Glanville said. 'People would line up three blocks for autographs and he never turned anyone down, he never treated anyone badly, he signed every autograph and spoke to every single person. He was bent over and had a hard time walking but he'd never take a double. He was just that type of guy.' Like Glanville, Reynolds also enjoyed pushing the envelope when he could. 'The movie premiere was in Knoxville, because most of it was shot there,' Glanville said. 'Burt is onstage with the producer and director and they're taking questions. So this guy asks what Burt thought about the people of Tennessee. Burt looked at him and said, 'The first thing we've got to realize is we all don't have a chance to live in Georgia.' Now who else would do that? The crowd cheered. Anybody else would've been booed off the stage.
  • Cameras have caught drivers blowing past school bus arms over and over again, endangering children's lives. One county is hoping embarrassing video we obtained and stiff fines will stop violators. Cameras are mounted on only 30 school buses in Forsyth but their doing the job. There's actually two cameras on each bus, one facing forward and the other looking back. Before the stop arms come out, the cameras switch on -- ready to catch any violators in the act. The videos speak for themselves. Drivers in Forsyth County are seen blowing past school buses after they've put out the stop arm, moments before children get on or off the bus. 'Tell me who doesn't have an extra 30 seconds, an extra one minute, to make sure our kids are safe,' said Forsyth County Sheriff Ron Freeman. Freeman told Channel 2's Tom Regan the cameras have been instrumental in catching drivers breaking the law. In October, patrolling deputies were only able to cite three bus stop arm violators. TRENDING STORIES: Homeless vet, couple who raised $400K for him all arrested Georgia election officials required to add more absentee votes Inmates who sent heartfelt letter to sheriff after officer's death speak out The camera nabbed 54. 'The whole intent in a program like is not to write tickets, it's to stop people from doing it,' Freeman said. Since the cameras were installed in May, over 300 tickets have been sent out. It's a $250 fine. In Indiana last month, a driver struck and killed three children walking across a road to board their school bus. It's a tragedy that underscores why drivers have to stop when they see the stop arms come out, even sooner when the flashing lights come on. 'I don't have a child in school yet. But I'm careful every time I see a bus,' said parent Mary Barnett. 'Our ultimate goal is to see zero citations issued, because that means no one  is running a school bus stop sign and our kids are safer,' Freeman said.       
  • Leighton Vander Esch said it almost felt weird to have the ball in his hands again on the first NFL interception for the Dallas Cowboys linebacker. The rookie from Boise State who used to play every down — offense and defense — for his eight-man high school team never said anything about it feeling strange to diagnose a screen pass before it was in the air, slip past a pair of blockers and make a critical open-field tackle for loss. That defensive play of the game in a season-saving win at Philadelphia was a signature moment weeks in the making, through preparation and focus that Vander Esch said should be expected of any team's first-round draft pick. At least that's how he sees it. 'I've never really thought that I've been caught off-guard with anything,' said Vander Esch, taken 19th overall last spring . 'I'm confident in my abilities and my athleticism, in my preparation. It's going to put me in position to make plays on the field on game day.' Vander Esch established a Cowboys rookie record with 19 tackles against the Eagles, according to the coaches' count. He's the first rookie Dallas linebacker with an interception since injured teammate and mentor Sean Lee had two in the same game eight years ago. Barring a surge from Jaylon Smith, who figures to be his linebacking partner for years to come in Dallas, Vander Esch could become the first rookie to lead the Cowboys (4-5) in tackles since coaches starting tracking the stat in 1977. Vander Esch has 96 through nine games going into Sunday's trip to Atlanta (4-5), and Smith is second with 82. 'He's going to be around here a long time,' Smith said. 'He's developing into a great player. He's the best tackler on the team. I joke to him all the time. He's finding ways to learn from his 96-inch arms.' Smith, a first-round talent relegated to the second round in 2016 because of a knee injury in his final game at Notre Dame, watched as a rookie while recovering from the injury, so his second season was really his first. Because of injuries to Anthony Hitchens and Lee, Smith had to play more than expected and struggled at times. More hamstring issues for Lee have forced the 6-foot-4 Vander Esch into essentially a full-time role — he and Smith played all 62 defensive snaps against the Eagles. Vander Esch hasn't struggled nearly as much, perhaps in part because he's had Smith out there with him. And he's had Lee in his ear on the sidelines — and in the meeting rooms all week. The Cowboys have raved about Lee's preparation for years. 'He's lucky to have a guy like Sean Lee in that room with him,' coach Jason Garrett said. 'To see that example really each and every day in your room, up close, seeing how a guy like that does it, how he approaches it, I think that's been really good for him.' Apparently so. 'I wouldn't have been able to do it without him,' Vander Esch said. 'He's right there to give us tips and to be on us right as we come on the sideline after being on the field. I love the guy. I feel like I've known him for my whole life.' Lee has already missed four games with separate hamstring injuries and likely won't be back until the final month because of the second one. Injuries have defined his career, and several times brought the Dallas defense down with them. Smith's improvement in his first year without a foot brace that he needed because of nerve damage from the knee injury is part of the reason the Cowboys, ranked seventh in the NFL in total defense, are in their best shape in several years to survive without Lee. The rapid rise of the Vander Esch is the other reason, and perhaps isn't that surprising considering he went from tiny Riggins, Idaho, to a Boise State walk-on who developed fast enough through a redshirt year and three seasons to enter the draft early. 'For a guy as big as he is, the things that we saw from him on tape in college that led him to be really intriguing prospect, it is showing up,' passing game coordinator Kris Richard said. 'And it's translating into this league.' Vander Esch has a signature play to show for it. ___ More AP NFL: https://apnews.com/NFL and https://twitter.com/AP_NFL
  • The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's 'Cash 4 Evening' game were: 7-8-6-8 (seven, eight, six, eight)
  • The winning numbers in Thursday evening's drawing of the Georgia Lottery's 'Cash 3 Evening' game were: 6-6-3 (six, six, three)