Charlotte Hornets shocked Atlanta Hawks, mounting a stunning comeback to win the game. Atlanta Hawks seemed to be in command, with a 95.2% chance to win during the middle stretches of the game, but no lead proved large enough.
Charlotte Hornets entered the game as the decided underdog, with a 27% chance to win before the game started. Atlanta Hawks led for most of the game, but Charlotte Hornets seized the lead for good at the end of the game. The game featured many momentum swings, with a total of 13 probabilistic lead changes