Atlanta Hawks guard Kent Bazemore (24) scores as San Antonio Spurs forward Kyle Anderson (1) defends in the second half of an NBA preseason basketball game Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2015, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)
John Bazemore
October 14, 2015

ATLANTA (AP) Jeff Teague scored 19 points and the Hawks remained perfect in the preseason, beating the San Antonio Spurs 100-86 Wednesday night in Atlanta's first home game since the Eastern Conference final.

The Hawks (3-0) took control with an 11-0 spurt late in the third quarter, handing the winless Spurs their third straight defeat.

SPURS: F LaMarcus Aldridge (back spasms) did not play. Matt Bonner started in his place. ... Kawhi Leonard scored a game-high 20 points.

HAWKS: F Thabo Sefolosha played his first game since April, when his right leg was broken in an encounter with New York police. He had 5 points in 8 minutes.

STAR WATCH: Thirty-nine-year Tim Duncan played only 13 minutes for the Spurs, scoring 4 points. He didn't return after halftime.

UP NEXT: The Spurs are back home Sunday to host the Detroit Pistons. The Hawks travel to Dallas to face the Mavericks on Friday.

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