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Jordan Crawford

Playoff-tested Hawks make it look easy in rout of Wizards

— John Wall was dribbling up the court at a frenetic pace, with defenders backpedaling helplessly and teammates gasping to catch up. Wall whirled the ball behind his back to juke Atlanta Hawks guard Jeff Teague and open what appeared to be a clear lane to the basket. But as Wall elevated for a dunk, Hawks forward Josh Smith tracked him down, smashing his shot attempt and sending Wall crashing to the floor. Wall rolled on the ground, holding the back of his head and grimacing. After a disappointing loss in their season opener, the Wizards were hoping to bounce back with a better, more sustained effort. But they didn't have the best opponent for that, as the Hawks spent an...