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Keys to the Atlanta Hawks Getting a Win in Game Three
April 27th, 2013 at 2:23 AM
The Atlanta Hawks are down 0-2 in the first round of the playoffs to the Indiana Pacers.  In the first two games Indiana has been able to impose their will on Atlanta, Paul George has looked like a top-tier NBA player and Atlanta's head coach Larry Drew is still searching...

The Final Match up Between the Atlanta Hawks and Toronto Raptors
April 16th, 2013 at 1:34 AM
The Atlanta Hawks are undefeated (2-0) so far in the three game series against the Toronto Raptors.  Atlanta won game one by a score of 93-93 and game two, 107-88. The Atlanta Hawks are playing to keep the fifth spot in the Eastern Conference playoffs while Toronto is playing for pride,...

The Atlanta Hawks Get Set to Take on the Philadelphia 76ers
April 10th, 2013 at 5:06 PM
Here are the game notes as the Atlanta Hawks are set to play the Philadelphia 76ers later tonight: The Atlanta Hawks already have a guaranteed spot in the playoffs as they get set to play the Sixers. The Hawks are behind in the series against Philly 2-1. In the last meeting against Philadelphia, Evan Turner...

The Atlanta Hawks Prepare to Take on the Boston Celtics
March 29th, 2013 at 2:05 AM
With a 107-88 win in Toronto against the Raptors, the Atlanta Hawks have secured a playoff birth for the sixth straight season.  The Hawks have announced that playoff tickets will go on sale Monday at 10:00 a.m. The Atlanta Hawks have 10 games remaining in the season and have to use...

A Look at the Atlanta Hawks Vs the Phoenix Suns
March 15th, 2013 at 5:29 PM
Josh Smith and Jeff Teague are listed as probable for the game against the Phoenix Suns after participating in the morning shoot around.  Smith is suffering from an injury to his left knee and Teague has a sprained ankle (left).  Zaza Pachulia has stated to the media that he will be...

The Atlanta Hawks Look to Add More Wins on Road Trip to Increase Seeding in Eastern Conference
February 27th, 2013 at 1:03 AM
The Atlanta Hawks have won three games in a row and five of their last six.  Of those last six games, they are 4-0 on the road, and they are currently on a road trip with four games left to play away from home.  Of those four games, only two...

Atlanta Hawks Prepare to Go Against the Indiana Pacers
February 5th, 2013 at 1:34 AM
 ***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks are 10-12 on the road, the Indiana Pacers are 19-3 while at home. The Pacers have won their last 14 at home and if they defeat the Hawks their streak of 15 in a row would be one that has not been matched since the 1999-2000 season. The Atlanta...

The Atlanta Hawks Travel to the Detroit Pistons
January 4th, 2013 at 4:47 PM
It took two overtimes for the Atlanta Hawks to defeat the Detroit Pistons on December 26.  After that loss to the Hawks, the Pistons went on to win three straight games over the Miami Heat, Milwaukee Bucks and the Sacramento Kings.  Since the last game with Detroit, the Hawks have...

A Look at the Third Game Between the Atlanta Hawks and Washington Wizards
December 17th, 2012 at 11:36 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks are coming off their worst loss of the season.  They have a record of 3-2 in their last five games, the Washington Wizards are 1-4 in their last five games and are coming off of three game losing streak (Miami, L.A. Lakers and Houston Rockets). Atlanta has the...

The Atlanta Hawks Prepare to Face the Memphis Grizzlies
December 8th, 2012 at 7:29 PM
The Atlanta Hawks travel to Memphis to take on the Grizzlies.  The Grizz are on a 13 game wining streak over Eastern Conference opponents.  Memphis has a record of 9-1 at home and the Hawks are 4-2 on the road.  Both teams are known for defense, Atlanta is holding its opponents to...

A Preview to Atlanta Hawks Vs Denver Nuggets
December 5th, 2012 at 12:04 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks are set to host the Denver Nuggets, who have a 4-8 record on the road, on a nationally televised game on ESPN.  The Nuggets are coming off of a 113-110 victory over the Toronto Raptors, while Atlanta lost a tough one at home (113-111) to the Cleveland...

Atlanta Hawks Travels to the Bay to Take on the Golden State Warriors
November 14th, 2012 at 9:35 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks are going on their third game of a four game road trip.  So far the Hawks have taken an 'L' to the Los Angeles Clippers, they have defeated the Portland Trail Blazers and up next they go to the Bay to take on the Golden State...

Game One for the Atlanta Hawks is Against the New Look Houston Rockets
November 2nd, 2012 at 2:02 AM
***PHOTO1***The season is under way and it is already booming with the fans.  The Atlanta Hawks have yet to play their first game but we are sure that there will be a lot of attention paid to 'The Highlight Factory ' when they tip off against the Houston Rockets.  This...

The Atlanta Hawks Face the Detroit Pistons in Their Final Preseason Game
October 26th, 2012 at 1:50 AM
 ***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks are getting ready to begin regular season play and there are still a few some things that need to be examined.  First, it will be interesting to see how Coach Larry Drew has narrowed down his rotation and add to that fans would also like to...

Five Points for the Atlanta Hawks to Win Game Five
May 7th, 2012 at 11:07 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** Tempo and Aggressiveness.  The Hawks have to push the ball against the Boston Celtics.  Jeff Teague and the other ball handlers have to up the tempo on makes as well as misses.  Hopefully, it will wear the Celtics down so they won't have the legs to make some of those late baskets and allow the Hawks get a win.  Atlanta has to at least match the Celtics'...

The Atlanta Hawks Feel Disrespected by the Boston Celtics
April 28th, 2012 at 7:24 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks are set to play the Boston Celtics for the first round of the Eastern Conference Playoffs.  The Hawks should be feeling disrespected as everyone, including Celtics coach Doc Rivers, has stated that Boston opted to rest their players instead of gaining home court advantage.  The feeling is that Boston believes that they can beat Atlanta where ever they play, even though the...

Hawks 101: a 10 Points Preview to Atlanta Hawks Vs New York Knicks
April 22nd, 2012 at 9:49 AM
 ***PHOTO1***  The New York Knicks have Amare' Stoudemire back from his back injury.  He missed 13 games because of the injury, he came back in the Knicks' loss to Cleveland and scored 15 points and three rebounds. Carmelo Anthony scored 36 points in the last meeting of the Knicks against Atlanta.  Atlanta won that match up 100-90. The series is split between the two teams 1-1.  New York won the first game 99-82 in the height of Lin-sanity.   Hawks All...

Hawks 101: 10 Points to Preview the Atlanta Hawks Vs the Boston Celtics
April 20th, 2012 at 3:00 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** Zaza Pachulia is listed as out in the game versus the Boston Celtics.  There is still no timetable on his return and reserve big man Eric Dampier will be a game time decision with a calf injury.   Rajon Rondo, Ray Allen and Mickael Pietrus did not make the trip to Atlanta with the rest of the Celtics. Atlanta's All Star center Al Horford is frustrated about his...

Atlanta Hawks Beat Down the Detroit Pistons, 116-84
April 19th, 2012 at 5:37 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks flexed their muscles against the Detroit Pistons, beating them for the eighth straight time in Philips Arena, 116-84.  The whole team was able to get in on the action early as Atlanta jumped out in the first quarter to a score of 39-20.  Nine different Hawks scored in the opening quarter and the onslaught would continue as they led at halftime 72-42.  By halftime all 12 available players had scored for Atlanta.  The 39...

Atlanta Hawks Vs. Detroit Pistons: Hawks101 10 Points to Preview
April 18th, 2012 at 6:33 PM
  ***PHOTO1*** Congratulations to the Green family!  According to AJC.com, Willie Green's wife gave birth to their baby boy on Tuesday.  Mason Green weighed in at six pounds, he is the couple's third child and both mother and child are doing well. Zaza Pachulia is still out with his foot injury, Atlanta is calling him day-to-day but he probably won't play the rest of the regular season. ...