Archive for December, 2012

Dominique Wilkins Remembers Dan Roundfield in NY Times

Monday, December 31st, 2012
Dominique Wilkins Remembers Dan Roundfield in NY Times

The Hawks lost a family member over the summer, as Dan Roundfield tragically lost his life saving his wife in rough waters while they were vacationing in Aruba. Dominique Wilkins, who has often given Roundfield credit for teaching him to be a professional when he entered the league, remembered his former teammate in the... »

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Postgame Thoughts: Hawks Blast Pacers

Sunday, December 30th, 2012

A few thoughts coming up after the Hawks’ fourth-straight win, a 109-100 effort over the Pacers at Philips Arena: – The Hawks were short several players tonight, including normal starters Josh Smith and Devin Harris. Did. Not. Matter. Atlanta showed its depth against the Pacers, putting six players in double figures in the win,... »

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Scouting the Opposition: Indiana Pacers

Saturday, December 29th, 2012

For every home game this season, we’ll be gathering some intel on the opposing team from someone who knows them best — a team employee, a rival blogger, beat writer or broadcaster. For the Hawks’ home game Saturday night against the Pacers, we reached back out to Pacers.com’s Scott Agness for his take on... »

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Postgame Thoughts: Hawks at Cavaliers

Saturday, December 29th, 2012

A few thoughts coming up on the Hawks’ 102-94 road win over the Cavaliers in Cleveland on Friday night: – A tip of the cap to Jeff Teague, who scored a career-high 27 points and dished out 8 assists in the win. Hawks coach Larry Drew has been on Teague of late to play... »

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Postgame Thoughts: Hawks vs. Pistons

Thursday, December 27th, 2012

A few thoughts on the Hawks rollercoaster of a 126-119 double-overtime victory over the Pistons Wednesday night at Philips Arena: – Josh Smith was on fire early, scoring 21 first-half points (a Hawks’ season high) and 31 for the game (another Hawks high). And when Smoove lost the touch down the stretch, the backcourt... »

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Scouting the Opposition: Detroit Pistons

Wednesday, December 26th, 2012

For every home game this season, we’ll be gathering some intel on the opposing team from someone who knows them best — a team employee, a rival blogger, beat writer or broadcaster. For the Hawks’ home game Wednesday night against the Pistons we reached out to Mike Payne, who writes about Detroit for the... »

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Postgame Thoughts: Hawks at Sixers

Saturday, December 22nd, 2012

Some thoughts coming up on the Hawks’ 99-80 loss to the Sixers in Philadelphia Friday night: – The Hawks are in a bit of a shooting slump right now. Since shooting 57.3% in the win over the Bobcats last week, they’ve shot 36.9%, 43.6%, 38.3, and 38.7 in their last four games. Not surprisingly,... »

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Scouting the Opposition: Chicago Bulls

Friday, December 21st, 2012

For every home game this season, we’ll be gathering some intel on the opposing team from someone who knows them best — a team employee, a rival blogger, beat writer or broadcaster. For the Hawks’ home game Saturday against the Bulls, we reached out to Sam Smith, award-winning journalist and writer for Bulls.com, for... »

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Postgame Thoughts: Hawks vs. Thunder

Thursday, December 20th, 2012

A few thoughts on the Hawks’ 100-92 home loss to the Thunder on Wednesday night: – There are no moral victories, but I give the Hawks credit for fighting tonight. After a tough OT game in DC last night, down 17 in the 3rd quarter, it would have been easy to just pack it... »

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Scouting the Opposition: Oklahoma City Thunder

Thursday, December 20th, 2012

For every home game this season, we’ll be gathering some intel on the opposing team from someone who knows them best — a team employee, a rival blogger, beat writer or broadcaster. For the Hawks’ home game Wednesday against the Thunder, we reached out to Royce Young, who blogs about OKC for Daily Thunder and... »

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