Archive for October, 2012

Hawks Get Positive Reviews From NBA GM Survey

Tuesday, October 23rd, 2012

NBA.com’s annual GM survey gives some nice insight into how different front offices view their competition around the league. It’s well worth a full read for their thoughts on everything from the best teams to the most underrated players, but here are a few nuggets from the piece that pertain to the Hawks: NBA... »

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Postgame Thoughts: Hawks vs. Hornets

Friday, October 19th, 2012

What started off as a somewhat sleepy affair saw the Hawks wake up in a big way to take home a 97-68 win at the Highlight Factory on Thursday night. A few thoughts on the team’s second preseason win: – The Hornets, led by rookie Anthony Davis, who looked like the real deal seeing... »

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See The Backcourt Rotation In Action

Thursday, October 18th, 2012

When last the Hawks were in town in the preseason, Devin Harris was on the sidelines still working his way into form. After missing the first three games, Harris made his preseason debut Tuesday night against the Pacers, scoring 11 points and grabbing 5 rebounds in 22 minutes of action. Harris’ return to the... »

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Josh Smith Reps His adizero Ghosts

Tuesday, October 16th, 2012

Josh Smith wears adidas basketball shoes, and for this season he’ll be rocking the adizero Ghost 2, which sounds like a sequel to Mission Impossible. Nevertheless, Smoove took to the internet to share his thoughts on his footwear for the 2012-13: What do you think, sneakerheads? This a shoe you’ll be rushing out to... »

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Postgame Thoughts: Hawks at Spurs

Thursday, October 11th, 2012

A few thoughts on the Hawks’ tough 101-99 loss to the Spurs in San Antonio: – The rookies got their first taste of action after sitting the first preseason game in Miami, and there were positives from each. – John Jenkins showed his smooth perimeter stroke, hitting 3-5 3-pointers and finishing with 9 points.... »

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Hawks Start Preseason Off Right, Top Heat at Philips

Sunday, October 7th, 2012
Hawks Start Preseason Off Right, Top Heat at Philips

A few thoughts from the Hawks’ 92-79 victory over the Heat to open the preseason Sunday afternoon at Philips Arena: - Larry Drew emphasized defense during the first week of training camp, and after giving up 26 points to the Heat in the first quarter, that emphasis paid off, as the Hawks held Miami... »

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New beginnings

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012
New beginnings

It’s a new day in Hawk town. Can you feel the change in the air (aside from the weather)? That is the feeling I got at Media Day and in training camp so far. Things are going to be different this season. A new GM. A slew of new players. Most likely, at least... »

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