Trae Young goes for 42 points in loss to the Raptors

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Trae Young exploded against the Toronto Raptors, yet the Atlanta Hawks were defeated by the defending champions.

Young went for a game-high 42 points (11/20 shooting), 15 assists and six rebounds, but could not lead his team to the win.

The Hawks dropped to 10-34, whereas the Raptors improved to 29-14, after claiming their fourth straight victory.