Archive for March, 2010

Highlight Factory + Lake Show = Great NBA Action

Tuesday, March 30th, 2010

The Hawks host the Lakers tomorrow night in what should be a packed house at the Highlight Factory. Over the past decade the crowd would have been flooded with Kobe Bryant jerseys, but the ratio has dwindled recently as more Atlantans have been proud to show their Hawks colors during one of the season’s... »

Posted in Hawks | 2 Comments »

Feed The Right Man

Monday, March 29th, 2010
Feed The Right Man

As the end of the regular season approaches, the Hawks want to fine tune their machine as much as they can. Being at full stride as the playoffs begin should be the top priority for this team.  There are a few glitches that show up against good and bad teams that the Hawks should look... »

Posted in Hawks | 1 Comment »

Smitty and Smoove at Lenox Today

Monday, March 29th, 2010

Josh Smith and Steve Smith will be put to work this afternoon at Lenox Mall in Buckhead, at the all-new Official NBA Shop at Champs Sports. Smitty and Smoove are scheduled to “work” an hour long shift starting at 3pm. Here is the official description from the press release put out by Adidas: “Josh... »

Posted in Hawks | Comments Off

NOW it's Official

Wednesday, March 24th, 2010

Tonight’s win against the Magic was big, and not because it clinched the Hawks third straight playoff appearance. (Visit the Hawks playoff mini-site) Atlanta avoided a season sweep by Orlando and may have figured something out in the process. Overall, the Hawks did not shoot well tonight, but they made sure the Magic shot even worse after... »

Posted in Hawks | Comments Off

Big Al Rises Up

Monday, March 22nd, 2010

Much has been made of the addition of Jamal Crawford and how is gives the Hawks another scoring option (other than Joe) down the stretch in close games. Tonight Al Horford showed that he isn’t afraid to step up and hit big shots in pressure situations. It isn’t the first time Al has hit important shots,... »

Posted in Hawks | 3 Comments »

The Czar Breaks Down Joe's Game Winner

Saturday, March 20th, 2010

»

Tags: ,
Posted in Hawks | Comments Off

Joe is Back for Important Stretch

Friday, March 19th, 2010

First thing’s first: JOE IS BACK. Joe participated in shootaround this morning and should be ready to play full minutes tonight against the Bobcats. Joe’s return is in time for an important stretch that could serve as a final preview for the playoffs. Both the Bobcats (currently 6th in the East) and the Bucks... »

Posted in Hawks | 1 Comment »

Injury Bug Takes a Bite

Tuesday, March 16th, 2010
Injury Bug Takes a Bite

The injury bug has missed biting the Hawks all season long and now has shown up to nibble on  major components of the team.  Joe Johnson and Mike Bibby are a bit wounded as the Hawks face the Nets, which is new to a team with fewer than 20 man games missed this season.... »

Posted in Hawks | 4 Comments »

Small Bite from the Injury Bug

Tuesday, March 16th, 2010

Word is out that Joe Johnson did not travel with the team for tonight’s game in New Jersey, and while it hasn’t officially been ruled out that he could join the team for Wednesday’s game in Toronto, it certainly isn’t likely. Joe is battling a sore Achilles’ and Mike Bibby is also questionable (back).... »

Tags: , , , ,
Posted in Hawks | 3 Comments »

Short Memory for a Long Season

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

The Hawks have lost two games in a row. Fact. Yet, as much panic as there is in the “blogosphere” the locker room remains calm. This team, even though it is still loaded with twenty-somethings, has plenty of experience on their side. Dwelling on a loss or questioning what has worked thus far is... »

Posted in Hawks | 2 Comments »