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The Atlanta Hawks Defeat the New Orleans Hornets
January 2nd, 2013 at 1:28 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks defeated the New Orleans Hornets 95-86 by turning up the energy in the second half.  Atlanta went from being down 44-50 at halftime, to being up 72-64 going into the fourth quarter on their way to the win.  Along the way, Josh Smith picked up his 5,000...

Anthony Davis Benefits in a Major Way by Playing for Team USA
August 7th, 2012 at 1:32 AM
***PHOTO1*** With the talent that New Orleans rookie Anthony Davis has, he may be getting a leg up on other rookies by playing in the Olympics with Team USA.  He is getting the experience of playing on a large scale against quality competition and he is also learning tricks of...

Ten Rookies to Watch This NBA Season (2012 Draft Class)
July 30th, 2012 at 6:21 PM
***PHOTO1*** Anthony Davis/Austin Rivers (New Orleans Hornets):  Since they are on the same team, we'll lump them together.  The Hornets have put the future on the backs of these two and they will have every opportunity to step up and show what they can do. John Henson (Milwaukee Bucks):  Henson may be...

News, Notes and Rumors from Around the NBA (Latest Edition)
July 25th, 2012 at 12:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** The New Orleans Hornets have signed both of their first round draft choices.  The first pick in the draft Anthony Davis gets a three year guaranteed contract worth over $16 million.  Davis is set to be paid a little more than $5 million in his first year.  Austin Rivers, who...

Team USA Routes the Dominican Republic but May Suffer a Blow Due to Injury
July 13th, 2012 at 1:17 AM
 ***PHOTO1*** Kevin Durant led the U.S. Olympic Basketball Team to a 113-59 route over the Dominican Republic in the exhibition game on Thursday night.  Durant scored 24 points and snagged 10 rebounds for Team USA.  Andre Iguodala scored 18 points and Carmelo Anthony added 13 as the United States defeated John...

Hawks 101: More Playoff News and Notes
May 4th, 2012 at 10:27 AM
 ***PHOTO1***  Jason Kidd of the Dallas Mavericks received the Joe Dumars Trophy. which is presented to the 2011-12 NBA Sportsmanship Award winner.  Kidd is one of six divisional winners and the NBA will make a donation of $10,000.00 to the Jason Kidd Foundation. John Wall of the Washington Wizards and Kyrie Irving of the Cleveland Cavaliers have been invited to join the USA select team this summer.  The select team scrimmages the Olympic team and also serves as...