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CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) - Al Horford scored 24 points and the Atlanta Hawks defeated Charlotte 103-94 to hand Bobcats coach Steve Clifford a loss in his first game back since undergoing a heart procedure.

Clifford missed Charlotte's game last Friday night against the New York Knicks after having two stents placed in his heart.

The Hawks trailed by nine at halftime but outscored the Bobcats 34-16 in the third quarter behind 72 percent shooting to take control of the game. Horford had 13 points in the third quarter to help turn the tide for the Hawks (4-3).

Jeff Teague had 14 points and 12 assists, while Cartier Martin chipped in with 16 points.

Josh McRoberts led the Bobcats (3-4) with 19 points and seven assists. Michael Kidd-Gilchrist had 16 points, but none in the second half.

Al Jefferson had 10 points and seven rebounds in his first game back from an ankle injury.

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