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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...

The Atlanta Hawks Lose in Their First Summer League Game
July 13th, 2013 at 10:44 PM
The Atlanta Hawks lose their first game in the Las Vegas Summer League by a score of 90-83 to the Los Angeles Clippers.  Atlanta fans got their first chance to see the Hawks' new draft picks and coach Mike Budenholzer's new offense.  First round draft picks Dennis Shroder and Lucas...

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...

Atlanta Hawks Rookie John Jenkins Shines in NBDL Debut
December 5th, 2012 at 1:03 AM
The Atlanta Hawks sent down rookies, John Jenkins and Mike Scott, to the NBA Development League.  In their first game with the Bakersfield Jam, they helped defeat the Santa Cruz Warriors to the tune of 102-95.  John Jenkins scored 22 points going 8 for 13 from the field, he also had...

Atlanta Hawks Send Rookies to the NBA Development League
December 1st, 2012 at 9:55 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks have sent their two rookies to the NBA Development League.  Both, John Jenkins and Mike Scott, are going to play for the Hawks' affiliate (the Bakersfield Jam).  It has not been determined how long they will play there but they can see some productive minutes in...

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...

Do the Atlanta Hawks Have a Realistic Chance of Making the Playoffs Next Season
July 27th, 2012 at 1:50 PM
***PHOTO1*** If you have been following the Atlanta Hawks, you know all about the roster moves that new GM Danny Ferry has made.  Joe Johnson is gone to Brooklyn, Marvin Williams is in Utah and Kirk Hinrich is back in Chicago.  Fans appear to be excited about the team going into...

News, Notes and Rumors Around Atlanta and the NBA
July 19th, 2012 at 11:07 AM
The Atlanta Hawks faced the Dallas Mavericks in the Las Vegas Summer League.  The Hawks defeated the young Mavs squad 67- 61.  Atlanta's young shooter John Jenkins led the Hawks with 21 points; he scored 16 of Atlanta's 32 in the first half.  Second round pick Mike Scott added 11...

Atlanta Hawks Participate in the Las Vegas Summer League
July 17th, 2012 at 2:05 AM
The Atlanta Hawks have their young players out in Las Vegas for some Summer League action.  All Atlanta fans want to see what John Jenkins can do, is his shot as good as everyone says and what else can he do along with the jumper?  First things first, let's get into the...

Atlanta Hawks Draft Profile: John Jenkins
June 30th, 2012 at 11:36 AM
With the 23rd pick in the first round of the NBA Draft the Atlanta Hawks select...John Jenkins!  Many Hawks fans were disappointed by the pick, but the Atlanta front office staff seem to be pretty optimistic.  Let's take a look at Jenkins to see if the Hawks have a right to be discouraged like most fans or feel good like the Atlanta suits.    John Jenkins is a 6-4 shooting guard from Vanderbilt who was projected before the draft to go early...