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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...

Doc Rivers Going to L.A. May Foil the Atlanta Hawks’ Plans
June 24th, 2013 at 1:06 AM
The recent reports of Doc Rivers going to Los Angeles to coach the Clippers may spoil the Atlanta Hawks' plans for free agency.  When the Boston Celtics and the Los Angeles Clippers agreed in principle to send Rivers to the west coast it was in an effort to please their...

ESPN Sources Say Atlanta Hawks’ Free Agent Hopes are Slim
June 14th, 2013 at 2:37 PM
  ***PHOTO1*** In a recent report, ESPN the Magazine reporter Chris Broussard states that NBA free agents Chris Paul and Dwight Howard have been in contact with each other so far this offseason and spoke about playing together.  According to his sources, the two would love to play together but it appears...

Atlanta Hawks One of Three Teams Fined for Tampering
June 11th, 2013 at 3:41 AM
Last week we were under the suspicion that the Atlanta Hawks might be fined by the NBA for tampering after a letter was sent out to potential season ticket buyers and mentioned the names Chris Paul and Dwight Howard.  Today, according to the USA Today, we learned that the Hawks...

More Possible Targets for the Atlanta Hawks in Free Agency
June 10th, 2013 at 2:52 AM
***PHOTO1*** A little earlier we spoke about the possible free agents that the Atlanta Hawks may go after during this offseason. We brought up names like Al Jefferson, Paul Milsap, J.J. Hickson, Jarrett Jack and Andrew Bynum.  We will also spare you with the Hawks going after Chris Paul and Dwight Howard,...

Atlanta Hawks Notes for Week of June 3, 2013
June 5th, 2013 at 12:07 AM
The Atlanta Hawks recently sent a letter out to their season ticket holders and potential buyers.  In the letter, the Hawks tell fans about their off season efforts and hopes for building a team, they included to tell about their draft picks and mentioned the optimism of landing Chris Paul...

Not One Atlanta Hawks Player Makes the All NBA Team
May 24th, 2013 at 2:31 AM
I am looking at the All NBA team and as a guy that follows the Atlanta Hawks, naturally I think that Josh Smith or Al Horford would fit somewhere on this team, right?  There were your obvious guys like LeBron James, Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant, Tim Duncan and Chris Paul. ...

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...

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 Point Guards of the NBA
August 17th, 2012 at 11:55 PM
***PHOTO1*** It seems like the NBA Playoffs just wrapped up yesterday and already the 2012-13 season is around the corner and will be tipping off in about another month.  So to tease your taste buds, we bring to you the top point guards in the game today.  First, we will...

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...

Hawks 101: Top 20 Players of the NBA Playoffs (Top Ten)
June 14th, 2012 at 3:30 PM
We now enter the Top Ten of the best NBA players of the 2012 Playoffs.  There will be much to debate as we go through the list and we look forward to comments that will come our way.  Now, let's take a look at numbers 10-6. 10.  Chris Paul, Los Angeles Clippers- Paul averaged 20.4 points, 7.1 assists and 5.7 rebounds as the Clippers defeated the Memphis Grizzlies.  The next round CP3 would see double teams...

The Atlanta Hawks Defeat the Los Angeles Clippers 109-102
April 25th, 2012 at 1:17 AM
***PHOTO1*** Blake Griffin and "Lob City" made their way down to Atlanta to play at the "Highlight Factory".  With it being this close to the playoffs and both teams fighting for position in the post season, the game had a playoff atmosphere.  Before the game Zaza Pachulia was presented with the Jason Collier Memorial Trophy for his community service; Jason Collier past away in 2005...

Atlanta Hawks Fall to the Los Angeles Clippers to End Road Trip
March 15th, 2012 at 12:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** The good news is that Blake Griffin and Chris Paul did not go crazy against the Atlanta Hawks, the bad news is that they did not have to as the Hawks still suffered a loss.   The Hawks ended this six game road trip with an unimpressive 2-4 record which could have easily been 4-2 if certain things had happened.  In this game against the Los Angeles Clippers, the Atlanta...

Then NBA Tips Off on Christmas Day with Stars on Display
December 26th, 2011 at 6:59 PM
***PHOTO1*** The NBA kicked off its first day Sunday and the stars were out showcasing their talents.  The Atlanta Hawks do not start their season until December 27, but on Christmas Day the NBA gave fans the gift of basketball.  Everyone from LeBron James to Kevin Durant was eager to get back to business and try to make their way to the NBA Finals. The New York Knicks defeated the Boston Celtics 106-104.  Carmelo Anthony...

The World All-Star Classic is Set to Take Off Minus a Few Stars
October 27th, 2011 at 10:27 PM
***PHOTO1*** As we reported earlier the World All-Star Classic is still set to take place, but there have been some changes in the lineup and maybe some destinations also.  The tour is set to begin Sunday in Puerto Rico with Kobe Bryant, Kevin Durant and Dwyane Wade as the headliners. ...

NBA Stars Put on a Show at the CP3 All-Star Pick up Game
October 4th, 2011 at 2:39 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** After what was probably the most entertaining labor talks we have seen in a while, many of the NBA greats traveled down south from New York to Winston-Salem, N.C.  There, New Orleans Hornets point guard was hosting a charity game for Winston-Salem State University.  No, Paul did not attend...