Murray scores 34 points, short-handed Hawks beat Nuggets


              Atlanta Hawks head coach Nate McMillan, left, speaks to guard Dejounte Murray (5) during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Denver Nuggets, Friday, Dec. 2, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Hakim Wright Sr.)
            
              Denver Nuggets guard Jamal Murray (27) scores against Atlanta Hawks center Clint Capela, left, during the second half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 2, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Hakim Wright Sr.)
            
              Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic (15) dribbles against Atlanta Hawks forward Onyeka Okongwu (17) during the second half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 2, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Hakim Wright Sr.)
            
              Atlanta Hawks guard Dejounte Murray reacts after scoring during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Denver Nuggets, Friday, Dec. 2, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Hakim Wright Sr.)
            
              Atlanta Hawks forward AJ Griffin, left, shoots over Denver Nuggets forward Bruce Brown during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 2, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Hakim Wright Sr.)
            
              Denver Nuggets forward Aaron Gordon shoots over Atlanta Hawks center Clint Capela during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 2, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Hakim Wright Sr.)
            
              Atlanta Hawks guard Bogdan Bogdanovic drives around Denver Nuggets guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 2, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Hakim Wright Sr.)
            
              Atlanta Hawks forward AJ Griffin shoots during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Denver Nuggets on Friday, Dec. 2, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Hakim Wright Sr.)
            
              Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic reacts after being called for a foul during the first half of the team's NBA basketball game against the Atlanta Hawks on Friday, Dec. 2, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Hakim Wright Sr.)
            
              Atlanta Hawks guard Dejounte Murray drives to the basket past Denver Nuggets forward Bruce Brown during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 2, 2022, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/Hakim Wright Sr.)
Murray scores 34 points, short-handed Hawks beat Nuggets