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Sports Minute: Here is the latest Georgia sports news from The Associated Press

ATLANTA (AP) - Dennis Schroder finished with 27 points Tuesday night as the Atlanta Hawks topped the Phoenix Suns 95-91. The Hawks snapped a seven-game losing streak despite playing without All-Star forward Paul Millsap and two other key players. TJ Warren led the Suns with 24 points.

NEW YORK (AP) - Josh Okogie scored 22 points Tuesday night to lead Georgia Tech past Cal State Bakersfield 76-61 in an NIT semifinal. Ben Lammers added 15 points and 11 rebounds for the Yellow Jackets, who will face TCU in the championship game on Thursday. Georgia Tech forced 15 turnovers while only committing seven.

ATLANTA (AP) - Atlanta United forward Josef Martinez, who leads the MLS with five goals, will miss four to six weeks with a left quad injury. The team says Martinez suffered the injury last week when playing for the Venezuelan National Team in the 2018 FIFA World Cup qualification. Atlanta plays at Seattle on Friday.

HAMPTON, Ga. (AP) - Atlanta Motor Speedway has postponed its plan to resurface the 20-year-old racing surface after numerous complaints from NASCAR drivers. The track says it will delay the project at least until after next year's NASCAR weekend. The surface was last paved in 1997 when the track was reconfigured into its current quad-oval layout.

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