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The Atlanta Hawks Get Set for Training Camp
September 26th, 2013 at 1:17 AM
The Atlanta Hawks are bringing in 20 guys to training camp which will begin on October 1 and will take place in Athens at the University of Georgia.  They are set to come back to Atlanta on October 4 to resume and will take on the Miami Heat in the MIA...

Who Has the Nicest Ball Handling Skills in the NBA
September 25th, 2013 at 12:54 AM
We have again taken a poll on who is the best ball handler in the business and the readers have replied.  Here are the results and as always, if you have a comment or disagree feel free to let us know. The four that just missed the cut include: Stephen Curry Golden State...

The Top 10 Prospects for the 2014 NBA Draft
September 23rd, 2013 at 11:42 PM
The 2014 NBA Draft is expected to be one of the best in recent years.  There is a lot of young talent out there who have drawn interest from NBA general managers.  Teams are suspected of tanking this season already to try to position themselves to get a guy who may...

The Most Electrifying Dunkers in the NBA
September 18th, 2013 at 4:18 PM
Blake Griffin Los Angeles Clippers LeBron James Miami Heat DeAndre Jordan Los Angeles Clippers Gerald Green Indiana Pacers Jeff Green Boston Celtics DeMar DeRozan Toronto Raptors J.R. Smith New York Knicks Josh Smith Detroit Pistons Terrence Ross Toronto Raptors Kevin Durant Oklahoma City Thunder Gerald Henderson Charlotte Bobcats JaVale McGee Denver Nuggets Andre Iguodala Golden State Warriors Alonzo Gee Cleveland Cavaliers Jeremy Evans Utah...

The Best Scorers In The NBA
September 9th, 2013 at 11:35 PM
Carmelo Anthony New York Knicks- Melo has the complete package when it comes to scoring the ball.  He can go inside or outside, play the post or shoot the three.  His downside is that he sometimes falls in love with the jumper when he could have whatever he wanted going...

The Latest News Around the Atlanta Hawks
September 9th, 2013 at 12:38 AM
David Lighty has been invited to training camp by the Atlanta Hawks.  Lighty is a 6'6" shooting guard who has been known for his defense as well as displaying a pretty good shot from behind the three point line.  He played his college hoops at Ohio State University and his...

The Top Shooting Guards of the NBA
August 18th, 2013 at 11:50 PM
Kobe Bryant Los Angeles Lakers- Despite getting injured late in the season, Bryant was still performing at a high enough level to be considered the best two guard in the game.  He says that his rehab is ahead of schedule and that he should be ready for the beginning of next season. ...

Who are the Top Point Guards in the NBA
July 31st, 2013 at 12:54 AM
Chris Paul Los Angeles Clippers- CP3 is one of the best floor generals in the game.  He is also one of the best ball handlers and with the addition of Doc Rivers, he may need to get a ring to validate his career. Tony Parker San Antonio Spurs- Tony Parker showed the...

The Atlanta Hawks Summer League Recap to This Point
July 19th, 2013 at 2:13 AM
After going down to the Los Angeles Clippers in their first game of The Las Vegas Summer League, the Atlanta Hawks were set to face the Miami Heat's summer squad.  The game was a little ugly early on but the Hawks began to catch a groove and they won the...

Atlanta Hawks Options for the NBA Draft: Wing Man Edition
June 22nd, 2013 at 1:37 PM
The Atlanta Hawks hold the number 17 and 18 picks in the first round of the NBA Draft.  They also hold two second round selections and it is believed that they will use a few of these picks to find some size in the paint.  As mentioned before, it is...

Ranking the Top Five Teams of the NBA
March 11th, 2013 at 11:24 PM
Miami Heat (47-14)- Is there any doubt who the number one team in the league is?  They have won 18 games in a row and it doesn't appear to end soon as the Heat host the Atlanta Hawks and then they hit the road for a long trip with games against the Philadelphia...

Atlanta Hawks Finish Road Trip 3-3
March 6th, 2013 at 2:55 AM
After the Atlanta Hawks defeated the Sacramento Kings at Philips Arena by a score of 122-108 a few games ago, they hit the road on a six game trip where they hoped to pick up some major victories.  The hike started out great as the Hawks put down the Milwaukee...

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...

The Atlanta Hawks Down the Sacramento Kings
February 23rd, 2013 at 11:28 PM
The Atlanta Hawks played host to the Sacramento Kings and in typical Kings' fashion the Highlight Factory guests were allowed to leave with a lost.  Sacramento has lost four straight games, their last seven on the road and dropped eight of their last 10.  They have not defeated the Atlanta Hawks since February 20, 2008.    Atlanta...

NBA Rankings for Halfway Point of Season
February 19th, 2013 at 12:37 AM
Miami Heat (36-14)- The Miami Heat have won their last seven games and are 8-2 in the past 10 games.  They will probably began to get more focused as we begin to move closer to playoff time.  I think that LeBron James guy will look to prove some things after...

A Recap of NBA All Star Weekend in Houston
February 18th, 2013 at 1:44 AM
Rookie Damian Lillard won the Skills Competition.  The Atlanta Hawks point guard Jeff Teague was present for the competition but didn't stick around long enough to have a shot at the trophy.  Lillard defeated Jrue Holiday of the Philadelphia 76ers in the final round. Kyrie Irving (Cleveland Cavaliers) shot the lights out of...

The Top Five Slam Dunk Contests of All Time
February 15th, 2013 at 5:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** 5.  2008  "The Superman Dunk"-  Gerald Green was the defending champion and Rudy Gay and Jamario Moon were also on the card.  Green broke out the infamous "blow out the candle on the cupcake" dunk and Dwight Howard provided a show of tough dunks that were extremely tough.  The show-stopper,...

The Latest News Around the Atlanta Hawks
February 8th, 2013 at 2:19 AM
***PHOTO1*** It looks like the Atlanta Hawks will be represented in Houston for the NBA All-Star Weekend after all.  Jeff Teague will be in the mix for the East to participate in the Skills Challenge.  Along with Teague, Detroit's Brandon Knight and Philadelphia's Jrue Holiday will also contend for the Eastern...

Atlanta Hawks GM Danny Ferry Talks About the Season So Far
February 1st, 2013 at 11:20 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks GM Danny Ferry was recently interviewed by Jessica Taylor for NBA.com and was asked about his feelings regarding the team at the midway point.  Overall, he said that he feels good about where the Hawks are and knows that the team has room to improve.  Here...

Atlanta Hawks GM Danny Ferry is Fined by the NBA
January 7th, 2013 at 11:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks GM Danny Ferry was fined $15,000 by the NBA for inappropriate interaction with a game official after Saturday nights loss to the Boston Celtics.  Stu Jackson, NBA Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations announced the fine.  Sources have stated that Ferry gave the officials a DVD recording...