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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...

Is Jeff Teague Next to Leave the Atlanta Hawks?
July 12th, 2013 at 12:19 AM
It has been reported that Atlanta Hawks' guard Jeff Teague signed an offer from the Milwaukee Bucks for four years worth $32 million.  The Hawks have three days to match the offer, if not then Teague will be set to join coach Larry Drew and team mate Zaza Pachulia.  This...

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...

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 Center Zaza Pachulia Set to Have Surgery
April 1st, 2013 at 2:20 AM
Atlanta Hawks' center Zaza Pachulia is scheduled to have season ending surgery on his right Achilles.  It was announced by the team that the Hawks' big man is set to go under the knife on Wednesday April 3 in Charlotte, N.C..  He will probably be out of commission for about...

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 Prepare to Go Against the Indiana Pacers
February 5th, 2013 at 1:34 AM
 ***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks are 10-12 on the road, the Indiana Pacers are 19-3 while at home. The Pacers have won their last 14 at home and if they defeat the Hawks their streak of 15 in a row would be one that has not been matched since the 1999-2000 season. The Atlanta...

The Atlanta Hawks Defeat the New Orleans Hornets
January 2nd, 2013 at 1:28 PM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks defeated the New Orleans Hornets 95-86 by turning up the energy in the second half.  Atlanta went from being down 44-50 at halftime, to being up 72-64 going into the fourth quarter on their way to the win.  Along the way, Josh Smith picked up his 5,000...

Al Horford and Josh Smith Lift the Atlanta Hawks Over the Orlando Magic
December 12th, 2012 at 10:14 PM
***PHOTO1*** Josh Smith and Al Horford are vibing together this season and this game against the Orlando Magic echoes everything that we have said about them.  They carried the Atlanta Hawks to victory of 86-80 over the Magic in a game that started to get a little too close for comfort.  Atlanta...

The Atlanta Hawks Go on a Winning Spree Over Thanksgiving Break
November 25th, 2012 at 11:38 PM
***PHOTO1*** Over the Thanksgiving holidays I was away at a small town in Georgia, it felt like I went back in time and while I was away the Atlanta Hawks kept on winning.  Over the past week the Hawks have gone 3-0 (after previously winning two games in a row)...

The Atlanta Hawks Start Slow, Finish Strong Against Orlando Magic
November 20th, 2012 at 12:09 AM
***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks defeated the Orlando Magic by a score of 81-72.  The win, for the Hawks, marks two in a row (three out of their last four).  On the other hand, Orlando has lost seven of their last eight (their lone win came against the Detroit Pistons).  The Hawks fell into...

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...

Hawks 101: More Playoff News and Notes
May 4th, 2012 at 10:27 AM
 ***PHOTO1***  Jason Kidd of the Dallas Mavericks received the Joe Dumars Trophy. which is presented to the 2011-12 NBA Sportsmanship Award winner.  Kidd is one of six divisional winners and the NBA will make a donation of $10,000.00 to the Jason Kidd Foundation. John Wall of the Washington Wizards and Kyrie Irving of the Cleveland Cavaliers have been invited to join the USA select team this summer.  The select team scrimmages the Olympic team and also serves as...

Hawks 101: a 10 Points Preview to Atlanta Hawks Vs New York Knicks
April 22nd, 2012 at 9:49 AM
 ***PHOTO1***  The New York Knicks have Amare' Stoudemire back from his back injury.  He missed 13 games because of the injury, he came back in the Knicks' loss to Cleveland and scored 15 points and three rebounds. Carmelo Anthony scored 36 points in the last meeting of the Knicks against Atlanta.  Atlanta won that match up 100-90. The series is split between the two teams 1-1.  New York won the first game 99-82 in the height of Lin-sanity.   Hawks All...

Hawks 101: 10 Points to Preview the Atlanta Hawks Vs the Boston Celtics
April 20th, 2012 at 3:00 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** Zaza Pachulia is listed as out in the game versus the Boston Celtics.  There is still no timetable on his return and reserve big man Eric Dampier will be a game time decision with a calf injury.   Rajon Rondo, Ray Allen and Mickael Pietrus did not make the trip to Atlanta with the rest of the Celtics. Atlanta's All Star center Al Horford is frustrated about his...

Atlanta Hawks Vs. Detroit Pistons: Hawks101 10 Points to Preview
April 18th, 2012 at 6:33 PM
  ***PHOTO1*** Congratulations to the Green family!  According to AJC.com, Willie Green's wife gave birth to their baby boy on Tuesday.  Mason Green weighed in at six pounds, he is the couple's third child and both mother and child are doing well. Zaza Pachulia is still out with his foot injury, Atlanta is calling him day-to-day but he probably won't play the rest of the regular season. ...

Hawks101: News and Notes from Around the NBA
April 14th, 2012 at 9:02 PM
 ***PHOTO1*** News around the NBA Since the Sacramento Kings' new arena appears unlikely, the Maloof family has turned to Plan B and that appears to be the possibility of moving to Anaheim.  New Orleans Saints' owner Tom Benson has purchased the New Orleans Hornets for around $340 million.  Benson has since said that he is interested in changing the team name to better fit the city and culture of New Orleans. On April 30 the New...

Atlanta Hawks Lose a Tough One to the Boston Celtics
March 19th, 2012 at 11:43 PM
***PHOTO1*** This was the typical Atlanta Hawks vs Boston Celtics type of game, the game was played tough, with intensity and as always there was a skirmish or two.  The game could be compared to a heavyweight fight, there was a lot of feeling the other guy out early on (which could be confused with some bad offensive basketball) and that led to both...

Atlanta Hawks Trump the Sacramento Kings Again
March 12th, 2012 at 12:33 AM
 ***PHOTO1*** The Atlanta Hawks are able to snap a two game losing streak with a nice win over the Sacramento Kings.  Atlanta did not have Ivan Johnson (family business) or Willie Green (injured) coming off the bench and were able to overcome Joe Johnson starting the game off cold (missed his first five shots) to defeat the Kings for the eighth straight time.  For the Kings, DeMarcus Cousins gave Zaza Pachulia fits all night and both would wound...