Hawks forwards DeMarre Carroll, Mike Scott sit out vs. Jazz

DeMarre Carroll is averaging 12 points and 6.3 rebounds a game this season.

John E. Sokolowski


Atlanta Hawks forwards DeMarre Carroll and Mike Scott are sitting out against the Utah Jazz because of injuries.

Carroll, a six-year veteran in his second season as a Hawks starter, missed Wednesday night’s game due to a groin strain. Scott, a second-year reserve, is sidelined by a bruised lower back.

Thabo Sefolosha is starting in place of Carroll.

Carroll and Scott have combined to average 19.7 points in Atlanta’s first six games.