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Three Questions About the Atlanta Hawks
September 20th, 2013 at 6:03 PM
Should the Atlanta Hawks tank this season and go after a top draft pick? No.  The Atlanta Hawks are building a team that is going to be a consistent winner.  In order to do that it is going to take more than just one player (look what happened to LeBron James...

The Top Shooting Guards of the NBA
August 18th, 2013 at 11:50 PM
Kobe Bryant Los Angeles Lakers- Despite getting injured late in the season, Bryant was still performing at a high enough level to be considered the best two guard in the game.  He says that his rehab is ahead of schedule and that he should be ready for the beginning of next season. ...

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...

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 Latest News Around the Atlanta Hawks
February 8th, 2013 at 2:19 AM
***PHOTO1*** It looks like the Atlanta Hawks will be represented in Houston for the NBA All-Star Weekend after all.  Jeff Teague will be in the mix for the East to participate in the Skills Challenge.  Along with Teague, Detroit's Brandon Knight and Philadelphia's Jrue Holiday will also contend for the Eastern...

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...

Jannero Pargo Steps in and Lifts the Atlanta Hawks to a Victory
January 22nd, 2013 at 11:19 PM
Lou Williams went down with an injury to the knee for the Atlanta Hawks and they managed to call up an old friend in Jannero Pargo.  Pargo played a major role in Atlanta's win over the Minnesota Timberwolves on the Dr. Martin Luther King holiday.  After signing a 10 day contract,...

Atlanta Hawks Lose Big Lead and Game to Boston Celtics
January 6th, 2013 at 12:04 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks welcomed the Boston Celtics to "The Highlight Factory" and in the first half, Atlanta began to lay the smack down on the "C's".  Lou Williams led the charge with 21 first half points that helped the Hawks get to a 53-38 lead at the half.  At...

The Atlanta Hawks Fall to the Detroit Pistons 85-84
January 5th, 2013 at 5:35 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Detroit Pistons are on a  four game winning streak after defeating the Atlanta Hawks 85-84.  That streak is their longest of the season and it started after they lost to the Hawks a couple of weeks ago in double overtime.  In this game the Hawks were able to...

Jeff Teague Leads the Atlanta Hawks Over the Cleveland Cavaliers
December 29th, 2012 at 3:39 AM
 ***PHOTO1*** Jeff Teague is proving to be one of the biggest pieces in the Atlanta Hawks' success, he is turning a corner in becoming a leader of the team and is accepting his role on the team.  Coach Larry Drew and Josh Smith both have spoken out about how good...

Atlanta Hawks Need 2 OTs to Take Care of the Detroit Pistons
December 27th, 2012 at 4:36 PM
***PHOTO1***The Atlanta Hawks defeated the Detroit Pistons 126-119, but it took them two overtimes to do it.  The Hawks had a 22 point lead in the fourth quarter, but Will Bynum and Charlie Villanueva scored 26 to lift Detroit to 39 fourth quarter points.  Bynum continued to lead the charge for...

The Atlanta Hawks Enter the Holidays with a Win Over the Chicago Bulls
December 24th, 2012 at 4:47 PM
***PHOTO1*** Was it the energy, the embarrassment, the shake up of the starting lineup or the combination of all the above?  The Hawks looked nothing like the team that was dominated by the Philadelphia 76ers as they go into the holidays on a victory.  The Bulls were coming off of an...

Atlanta Hawks Fall to Philadelphia 76ers to Lose Three of Last Four
December 22nd, 2012 at 2:43 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks lost a game their latest contest to the Philadelphia 76ers to the score of 99-80.  The loss is the third in four games for Atlanta and it also snaps the 76ers five game losing streak.  Atlanta did not look like the team that we have grown...

The Atlanta Hawks Fall Tough to the Oklahoma City Thunder
December 20th, 2012 at 11:41 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks took on the Oklahoma City Thunder in "The Highlight Factory" and let's just say that the highlights were pretty one-sided on this occasion.  The Atlanta Hawks could not seem to throw one in the ocean, where the Thunder on the other hand had the hot hand early with Russell...

Atlanta Hawks Defeat the Washington Wizards in Overtime…Again!
December 20th, 2012 at 1:33 AM
***PHOTO1*** For the second time the Atlanta Hawks went into overtime with the Washington Wizards.  They pulled it out again, this time to the tune of 100-95.  It took some big shoots from Lou Williams to overcome the big time play of Washington's Jordan Crawford.  The Hawks became shorthanded and were...

The Atlanta Hawks Fall Hard to the Golden State Warriors
December 16th, 2012 at 1:41 AM
***PHOTO1*** Just a couple of days after laying the smackdown to the Charlotte Bobcats, the Atlanta Hawks get their wings handed to them by the Golden State Warriors.  The Warriors finish off their seven game road trip with a record of 6-1 after beating the Hawks 115-93.  Golden State shot...

The Atlanta Hawks Stumble in the Second Half Against the Miami Heat
December 11th, 2012 at 1:19 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks lost to the Miami Heat 101-92.  The loss came primarily to the fact that the Miami Heat shot 58.2 percent from the field against Atlanta (the first team to shoot over 50 percent in a game against the Hawks).  When the Miami Heat played the way that...

Atlanta Hawks Hold Off Denver Nuggets 108-104
December 6th, 2012 at 9:02 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Denver Nuggets came to Atlanta on the start of a long road trip, while the Hawks were coming off of a loss to Cleveland and were looking to shift their focus to rebounding and tighter defense.  Coach Larry Drew told the media that the team watched film where they were...

Atlanta Hawks’ Winning Streak Stops Against the Cleveland Cavaliers
December 1st, 2012 at 12:30 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks lost to the Cleveland Cavaliers by a score of 113-111.  The loss stops Atlanta's winning streak at six games and also ends a four game losing streak for the Cavs.  The Hawks were out-rebounded by Cleveland 49-28, Tristan Thompson had 15 boards and Anderson Verajao had 18,...

Atlanta Hawks Get by the Charlotte Bobcats 94-91
November 29th, 2012 at 1:23 AM
***PHOTO1*** Josh Smith stepped up, Al Horford stepped up and the Atlanta Hawks continued to hit the three pointers to lift themselves over the Charlotte Bobcats by a score of 94-91.  The Hawks jumped out to a 11-2 lead in the first quarter, but they turned the ball over a...