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Injury Updates (and Other News) from Around the League
December 11th, 2012 at 2:49 PM
***PHOTO1*** Kyle Korver is set to meet the rest of the Atlanta Hawks in Orlando as the Hawks take on the Magic.  Korver has been absent for the past five games for Atlanta with back spasms.  He has also stayed back to be with his family for the birth of his...

Injury News for the First Week in the NBA
November 3rd, 2012 at 11:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** Friday night the Los Angeles Lakers lost to the Los Angeles Clippers, 105-95.  Kobe Bryant scored 40 points in the game, but he later told reporters that he was playing on one leg and that he foot felt like it was going to fall off.  It is the same injured...

Five Questions Before the 2012-13 NBA Season Gets Started
October 8th, 2012 at 11:00 PM
***PHOTO1*** Can the Miami Heat stay hungry enough to repeat?  We know that the whole team is coming back and the Heat has added Ray Allen and Rashard Lewis to boot, but will the Big 3 be hungry enough to have a dynasty in the making or are they content...

Atlanta Hawks Still in Trade Talk with Orlando Magic for Dwight Howard
July 10th, 2012 at 4:01 PM
***PHOTO1*** It had appeared that the deal was all but done, Orlando Magic center Dwight Howard was going to finally be a Brooklyn Net.  There were multiple teams involved with an estimated 10 to 12 players to be relocated.  Well, it seems that the deal is not as done as...

Offseason Moves Continue to Shake up the NBA
July 5th, 2012 at 1:22 PM
***PHOTO1*** Steve Nash has been shipped to the Los Angeles Lakers for four draft picks.  The Lakers gave two first round picks (one pick in 2013 and one in 2015) and gave two second round picks (one in 2013 and one in 2014). The Phoenix Suns and Michael Beasley have verbally agreed on a...

Atlanta Hawks Battle Back to Defeat the Phoenix Suns
February 16th, 2012 at 12:47 PM
***PHOTO1*** After looking out of sync and not being able to finish in a loss against the Los Angeles Lakers, it didn't look good when the Atlanta Hawks were down late at Phoenix.  With the leadership and skill of Josh Smith along with coach Larry Drew sending in the orders to run the zone defense, Atlanta was able to rattle the Suns, make a run and take the lead.  According to Coach Drew, he...

Atlanta Hawks Prepare to Hit the Road on a Five Game Trip
February 14th, 2012 at 2:18 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks hit the road on a five game tour.  On their trek around the country last month Atlanta fared well, but now it is time to step up the level of competition.  That last road trip where the Hawks went 4-1 was against teams that they were supposed to beat, Toronto, New Orleans, Detroit and Milwaukee.  Now they face better, hungrier opponents guys who want to win...

Atlanta Hawks Lose to Steve Nash and the Phoenix Suns
February 7th, 2012 at 10:54 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks fell to the Phoenix Suns 99-90, losing three in a row at home.  Most of the game Atlanta was fighting to get back to within single digits of the Suns while trying to contain Steve Nash and Channing Frye.  When the Hawks did make runs to get back into the game Phoenix would switch to a zone on defense and it always managed to slow the Hawks...

Trade Rumors Around the NBA: Atlanta Hawks May Be Involved
January 23rd, 2012 at 10:43 PM
We are now at a point in the season where many teams are closely evaluating the talent on their rosters and making decisions on whether to be a player in the trade market or not.  Teams will trade players for a variety of reasons; some GMs think that there team is one piece away and will move players and/or draft picks to get that piece.  Other GMs may think...