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Who Can Take Down the Miami Heat?
September 22nd, 2013 at 11:58 PM
The Miami Heat are going for a "Three Peat" this season, but that is going to be easier said than done with all of the moving and shaking that has been going on over this past off season.  Players and coaches have moved around and some teams' stock have gone up...

A Couple of Hawks are Set to Fly Away
July 7th, 2013 at 12:11 AM
Josh Smith has agreed to sign a four year contract with the Detroit Pistons at an amount of $56 million.  It is being reported that the former Hawks' forward had considered returning to Atlanta, but chose to leave after nine seasons.  Smith was drafted straight out of high school by...

The Atlanta Hawks are Getting Active in the Free Agent Game
July 6th, 2013 at 12:56 AM
The Atlanta Hawks and Paul Millsap have agreed to terms on a two year contract for $19 million.  Millsap averaged 14.6 points per game and seven rebounds at power forward for the Utah Jazz last season.  He is an active defender and good offensively around the bucket.  While he is...

Atlanta Hawks News and Notes: Free Agency Edition
July 3rd, 2013 at 1:03 AM
According to reports, Josh Smith has visited with the Houston Rockets and the Detroit Pistons.  The Rockets are also in the process of wooing Smith's former AAU team mate Dwight Howard.  Houston may be looking to get the band back together and link them with their talented guard James Harden. ...

The Boston Celtics May Be Interested in Josh Smith
June 26th, 2013 at 2:12 AM
***PHOTO1*** Apparently the Boston Celtics are ready to turn the team over to Rajon Rondo.  With the departure of head coach Doc Rivers and Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett seemingly also on the way out.  Boston GM Danny Ainge seems to be ready to do whatever it takes to keep his...

Josh Smith May not Be in the Future Plans of the Atlanta Hawks
June 17th, 2013 at 4:08 PM
With the recent hiring of new head coach in Mike Budenholzer of the San Antonio Spurs, the Atlanta Hawks want to start rebuilding a new image.  That new image may not include the likes of Josh Smith.  The Atlanta Hawks have also found a new home as they named 92.9 The...

Atlanta Hawks Fall to the Indiana Pacers in Game Five
May 2nd, 2013 at 11:31 PM
Game Five between the Atlanta Hawks and the Indiana Pacers took place in Bankers Life Field House in Indiana and just like Games One and Two, the Pacers had their way with the Hawks.  Indiana looked liked the tougher, more physical team with some defensive adjustments made by Pacers' coach...

Atlanta Hawks Bounce Back to Take Game Three Against Idiana Pacers
April 28th, 2013 at 1:08 AM
The Atlanta Hawks extended their home winning streak over the Indiana Pacers to 12 games by winning Game Three in a 90-69 beating.  Everyone assumed that the Hawks were ready to go fishing and did not give them much of a chance after the first two games, but Atlanta was...

Keys to the Atlanta Hawks Getting a Win in Game Three
April 27th, 2013 at 2:23 AM
The Atlanta Hawks are down 0-2 in the first round of the playoffs to the Indiana Pacers.  In the first two games Indiana has been able to impose their will on Atlanta, Paul George has looked like a top-tier NBA player and Atlanta's head coach Larry Drew is still searching...

Atlanta Hawks Fans Worried After Game One Against the Indiana Pacers
April 23rd, 2013 at 3:31 AM
After watching the Atlanta Hawks fall to the Indiana Pacers to the tune of 90-107, fans appear to be very pessimistic about their chances in this series.  The Hawks started out well jumping out to a six point lead from the tip, but after that fans proceeded to watch Paul...

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...

The Atlanta Hawks Fall to the Toronto Raptors in Home Finale
April 17th, 2013 at 12:27 AM
After sitting in the driver's seat for the fifth spot in the Eastern Conference Playoffs, the Atlanta Hawks fell to the Toronto Raptors by a score of 113-96.  The lost puts Atlanta back in a tie with the Chicago Bulls and the Bulls hold the tie-breaker due to the series...

The Atlanta Hawks Get Set to Take on the Philadelphia 76ers
April 10th, 2013 at 5:06 PM
Here are the game notes as the Atlanta Hawks are set to play the Philadelphia 76ers later tonight: The Atlanta Hawks already have a guaranteed spot in the playoffs as they get set to play the Sixers. The Hawks are behind in the series against Philly 2-1. In the last meeting against Philadelphia, Evan Turner...

Free Agents the Atlanta Hawks May Try to Target Next Season
April 5th, 2013 at 12:20 AM
The Atlanta Hawks are in the first year under the management of Danny Ferry.  Ferry came to the Hawks inheriting a coach and a team that has seemingly hit its peak.  He has a lot of decisions to make while trying to guide Atlanta to a championship.  Does he get...

The Atlanta Hawks Defeat the Cleveland Cavaliers
April 2nd, 2013 at 1:54 AM
The Atlanta Hawks defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers 102-94 in Philips Arena behind the play of Devin Harris.  Harris scored the Hawks' first seven points of the game for the Hawks and 11 points in the first quarter to get Atlanta to an early lead.  The Cavs, playing without star guard...

The Atlanta Hawks Fall to the Boston Celtics
March 30th, 2013 at 7:09 PM
The Atlanta Hawks lost to the Boston Celtics by a score of  118-107.  Like always, it was a hard fought game, and the Hawks never gave up, even when Coach Larry Drew inserted the guys off the bench,  The Celtics took control of the game in the first half, and...

Atlanta Hawks Become Another Victim to the Miami Heat
March 12th, 2013 at 10:52 PM
The Atlanta Hawks went to Miami to take on the red hot ...Heat (it sounded better in my head!) and they knew that they would have to play as close to a perfect game as possible if they were going to get the win.  The Hawks did not play perfect...

The Atlanta Hawks Drop Two Games but Need to Get Back on Track
March 10th, 2013 at 2:05 PM
The Atlanta Hawks have lost back to back games, first to the Boston Celtics in overtime and then a blowout loss the Brooklyn Nets.  It appears that the the tough road trip has taken a toll on the Hawks, but Atlanta does not want to use that as an excuse. ...

Atlanta Hawks: News, Notes and Rumors
March 6th, 2013 at 4:15 PM
While out on the road, Josh Smith reached the 10,000 point mark of his career.  He is also the 24th player in NBA history to hit 10,000 points, 5,000 boards, 2,000 assists and 1,000 blocks. According to Chris Vivlamore of the AJC.com, Johan Petro has expressed frustration with his role on...

Atlanta Hawks Finish Road Trip 3-3
March 6th, 2013 at 2:55 AM
After the Atlanta Hawks defeated the Sacramento Kings at Philips Arena by a score of 122-108 a few games ago, they hit the road on a six game trip where they hoped to pick up some major victories.  The hike started out great as the Hawks put down the Milwaukee...