Durant, Irving help Nets edge Hawks to end 6-1 homestand


              Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant (7) goes to the basket against Atlanta Hawks forward Jalen Johnson (1) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, in New York. The Nets won 120-116. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
            
              Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant (7) shoots a 3-point basket past Atlanta Hawks center Clint Capela (15) and guard Bogdan Bogdanovic (13) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, in New York. The Nets won 120-116. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
            
              Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant (7) goes to the basket against Atlanta Hawks forward Jalen Johnson (1) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, in New York. The Nets won 120-116. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
            
              Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant (7) shoots a 3-point basket past Atlanta Hawks center Clint Capela (15) and guard Bogdan Bogdanovic (13) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, in New York. The Nets won 120-116. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
            
              Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young (11) drives against Brooklyn Nets forward Kevin Durant (7) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
            
              Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young drives against Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving (11) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
            
              Atlanta Hawks guard Bogdan Bogdanovic (13) drives against Brooklyn Nets forward Royce O'Neale (00) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
            
              Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young, right, drives against Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 9, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Mary Altaffer)
Durant, Irving help Nets edge Hawks to end 6-1 homestand