Archive for August, 2011

Hanno Mattola: First to the Finnish

Thursday, August 11th, 2011
Hanno Mattola: First to the Finnish

When Hanno Mottola stepped onto the court for the Hawks on October 31, 2000, he became the first Finnish born basketball player to make it to the NBA. That night, as a starter, he scored 10 points and grabbed five boards in the Hawks’ loss to the Hornets, but more importantly, he set a... »

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What’s In the Cards?

Wednesday, August 10th, 2011
What’s In the Cards?

> Click Here to View the Slideshow of Valuable Hawks Cards On the court you probably have to start with the retired numbers: 9 (Pettit), 23 (Hudson) and 21 (“Nique”) But in the world of sports memorabilia, there is a different set of criteria for assessing value. We are going to take a look... »

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