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The Latest News with the Atlanta Hawks and Around the NBA
August 13th, 2013 at 12:27 AM
***PHOTO1*** Atlanta Hawks' draft pick Lucas Nogueira will reportedly play in Spain next season to continue developing his game.  Hawks GM Danny Ferry has stated to Chris Vivlamore of the AJC.com that Nogueira will play another year with Asefa Estudiantes Madrid and the Hawks will maintain his rights.  Lucas showed a...

A Look at the Atlanta Hawks’ Three Young Players
July 21st, 2013 at 1:30 AM
After watching the NBA Summer League action out in Las Vegas where the Atlanta Hawks participated, a lot of questions were answered in regards to the young talent that was drafted by the Atlanta Hawks.  So here is the rundown on whether Hawks' GM Danny Ferry has brought in some...

The Atlanta Hawks Sign Elton Brand
July 16th, 2013 at 2:09 AM
***PHOTO1*** In an effort to add depth and culture to the team, the Atlanta Hawks sign Elton Brand to a one year deal.  The contract is estimated to be for about $4 million.  Brand is expected to play both power forward and center behind Al Horford and Paul Millsap.  Last season,...

Jeff Teague Will Stay in an Atlanta Hawks Jersey
July 15th, 2013 at 12:55 AM
After Jeff Teague signed an offer sheet with the Milwaukee Bucks worth $32 million for four years, the Atlanta Hawks had three days to either let him go or match the deal.  Well, they decided to match the offer to pay the point guard $8 million a season to allow...

Can Atlanta Hawks Draft Picks Lead to a Championship?
July 2nd, 2013 at 1:02 AM
Now that the dust has settled on the NBA Draft and Atlanta has picked some guys that fans are not quite familiar with, it leaves us to ask one question, "Can the players drafted lead the Hawks to a ring?"  The answer to that question is not an easy one...

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...

Atlanta Hawks’ Former Coach Larry Drew Signs with Milwaukee Bucks and Other News
June 3rd, 2013 at 12:37 AM
Just after the Atlanta Hawks' GM Danny Ferry named San Antonio Spurs' assistant Mike Budenholzer their new head coach, the Hawks' former head man Larry Drew was hired to fill the Milwaukee Bucks' opening.  Drew had a record of 128-102 as the Atlanta Hawks head coach.  The Milwaukee Bucks and Drew...

Atlanta Hawks Hire Mike Budenholzer from the San Antonio Spurs
May 28th, 2013 at 6:24 PM
The Atlanta Hawks GM Danny Ferry saw his opportunity to strike and he took it when he hired long time San Antonio Spurs assistant coach Mike Budenholzer.  He pulled one of the top candidates on the market and made him the lead guy for Atlanta by using his relationship from...

Larry Drew a Finalist for the Milwaukee Bucks Job
May 28th, 2013 at 12:53 AM
According to multiple outlets including Yahoo! Sports, Atlanta Hawks head coach Larry Drew is a finalist for the opening as head coach for the Milwaukee Bucks.  Larry Drew will only be with the Hawks until his contract runs out at the end of June and the Hawks have been looking at other...

Nate McMillan Interviews with the Atlanta Hawks
May 17th, 2013 at 12:49 AM
Earlier this week all the buzz surrounding the Atlanta Hawks coaching moves surrounded around Stan Van Gundy.  Well, Nate McMillan was interviewed by the Hawks on Wednesday.  Atlanta's GM Danny Ferry is leaving no stone unturned as he tries to find a (possibly) new leader for the team.  McMillan has coached...

Why Atlanta is an Optimal Place for a Coach
May 13th, 2013 at 11:42 PM
In the past Atlanta has been looked at as an unstable purgatory to many coaches and players.  While the ownership has not changed, it seems that their thought process has.  Instead of every owner acting as an individual general manager, The Atlanta Spirit has hired a strong GM in Danny...

Coaching Rumors Around the Atlanta Hawks
May 8th, 2013 at 12:30 AM
So, we spoke a couple of days ago about the Atlanta Hawks letting head coach Larry Drew go and finding a new one to take the team to new heights and now the rumors have started.  There are rumors about the job in Atlanta and also about Larry Drew's ability to...

The Atlanta Hawks Need to Make a Coaching Decision Fast
May 6th, 2013 at 12:44 AM
With the Philadelphia 76ers firing Doug Collins and now P.J. Carlesimo being let go by the Brooklyn Nets, the Atlanta Hawks need to come to a decision about their head coach Larry Drew fast.  At the Hawks' season ending press conference Coach Drew sounded as if he already had one...

Did the Atlana Hawks Meet Expectations This Season?
April 21st, 2013 at 1:39 AM
The Atlanta Hawks have gone through a lot this season beginning with the hire of new GM Danny Ferry during the offseason.  From Joe Johnson and Marvin Lewis being traded away and while many fans thought that getting rid of these two would help Atlanta down the road, many believed that...

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...

Should the Atlanta Hawks Really Trade Josh Smith?
January 18th, 2013 at 12:19 PM
***PHOTO1*** Before the Atlanta Hawks defeated the Brooklyn Nets, 109-95, Josh Smith was kicked out of practice and suspended for a game.  After witnessing the Hawks victory against Brooklyn, many fans and "analysts" had a knee-jerk reaction in thinking that Atlanta might be better off without J-Smoove.  Smith has been...

What’s Wrong with the Atlanta Hawks
January 15th, 2013 at 10:44 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks have lost six of their last eight games and many of those losses have come against some bad teams.  Atlanta recently lost to the Washington Wizards by ten points (93-83) as John Wall returned from an injury, they also lost to the Chicago Bulls who held...

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...

Atlanta Hawks: Inside Look at the Team
November 26th, 2012 at 4:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** Atlanta Hawks fans are somewhat interested in the trouble that All Star Al Horford is going through at the free throw line.  Over the past three games Al is shooting 1-12 from the charity stripe, only attempting two free throws in the last two games.  In the past five games...

Today in Atlanta Hawks Talk: Rumors and News
November 17th, 2012 at 10:03 PM
***PHOTO1*** If you are sick of the Josh Smith for Pau Gasol rumor, raise your hand!  I know I am.  Danny Ferry has done a good job as the Atlanta Hawks GM, he's built a small but scrappy team that is fun to watch and frankly never appear to be...