Tagged: ‘Al Horford’

Atlanta Hawks: Does Resting Dwight Howard for the Playoffs Really Make Sense?
March 17th, 2017 at 2:51 PM
***PHOTO1*** With only 15 games remaining in the Atlanta Hawks regular season, should they sprint towards the finish line, or pace themselves for what they hope will be a long playoff run? With only two games separating the Hawks (37- 30) and the Raptors (39- 28) for home-court advantage in the first round,...

The Atlanta Hawks’ Struggling Three-Point Defense
March 10th, 2017 at 8:21 AM
***PHOTO1*** Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports For all the general inconsistency swirling around the Atlanta Hawks this season, the team still boasts a very good (perhaps even elite) defense. According to Basketball-Reference, Atlanta has the fourth-best defensive rating in the league. Falling behind only the Spurs, Jazz, and...

Atlanta Hawks: Finding Ersan Ilyasova’s Role
March 3rd, 2017 at 10:18 AM
***PHOTO1*** At the Trade Deadline, the Atlanta Hawks brought in a versatile power forward that can score and defend. How will he be most useful? After a series of very lopsided trades in the wrong direction, the Atlanta Hawks were bound to get one right. Of course, some were worse than others,...

Atlanta Hawks Headlines: Reaction To Celtics Win
March 1st, 2017 at 8:34 AM
***PHOTO1*** Atlanta Hawks Headlines returns on this Wednesday morning to bring reaction from Atlanta's much needed win over the Boston Celtics. The Atlanta Hawks sure know how to pull their fans out of the depths of a deep depression. A few days removed from back-to-back losses to the Miami Heat and Orlando...

Atlanta Hawks-Boston Celtics Rivalry Renewed
February 28th, 2017 at 3:10 PM
***PHOTO1*** On Monday night, the Atlanta Hawks got a much needed win the Boston Celtics. The victory felt especially sweet for the fans and players. With all the recent history between the two teams, its easy to understand why. Atlanta Hawks fans enjoyed that one. The team played well all-around, against the 2nd...