Washington, DC (Sports Network) - DeShawn Stevenson hit a go-ahead 3-pointer late in overtime and the Atlanta Hawks held on to beat the Washington Wizards, 100-95, at Verizon Center.
Atlanta, coming off a 22-point home loss to Golden State, was paced by Lou Williams' 24 points, while Josh Smith netted 17 to go with 13 rebounds.
The Hawks have topped their Southeast Division rivals 18 times in the past 19 meetings, but were pushed to overtime Tuesday for the second time this season.
They overcame the second triple-double of Jordan Crawford's career. The third- year guard totaled 27 points, 11 rebounds and 11 assists for Washington, which has dropped four straight overall.
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