Josh Smith had 25 points and seven rebounds as the Atlanta Hawks used 11-for-22 shooting from three-point range to down the Raptors 118-110 at Air Canada Centre last night.

The Hawks (44-34), who have a tenuous grip on the highly coveted No. 4 seed in the Eastern Conference, also got 25 points from Joe Johnson and 17 from Maurice Evans. Mike Bibby added 13 points and 10 assists, while Al Halford chipped in with 15 points and 12 rebounds.

Chris Bosh, with 21 points and 10 rebounds, recorded his eighth consecutive double-double for the Raptors, who lost their second in a row after winning six straight.

It was Bosh’s 40th double-double of the season.

Shawn Marion had 18 points and six rebounds, Jose Calderon had 16 points and 13 assists and Andrea Bargnani had 15 points for the Raptors (30-47). Quincy Douby, who came off the bench to lead all Raptors’ reserves, had nine points in just eight minutes.

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