Hawks' forward Carroll to miss game against Portland

ATLANTA (AP) - Forward DeMarre Carroll will miss the Atlanta Hawks' game against Portland because of a left Achilles strain.

Thabo Sefolosha will start for Carroll in Friday night's game. The Hawks didn't update Carroll's status for Saturday night's game against Philadelphia.

Carroll is averaging 11.8 points and 5.3 rebounds. He missed four games with a groin strain in November.

Atlanta backup point guard Shelvin Mack is sidelined for his sixth straight game with a left calf strain.

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