Archive for September, 2013

45 Days Until the Atlanta Hawks’ Season

Sunday, September 15th, 2013
45 Days Until the Atlanta Hawks’ Season

We are counting down the days until the Hawks’ season-opener in Dallas by giving you 50 things to be excited about this year.  With 45 days left, today’s is… The All-Star Game The 2014 NBA All-Star Game is scheduled for Sunday, Feb. 14 in New Orleans.  Why are we excited?  Because we feel like we... »

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46 Days Until the Atlanta Hawks’ Season

Saturday, September 14th, 2013
46 Days Until the Atlanta Hawks’ Season

We are counting down the days until the Hawks’ season-opener in Dallas by giving you 50 things to be excited about this year.  With 46 days left, today’s is… Celebrities at Philips Arena No, we aren’t talking about the dozens of concerts and shows Philips hosts every year (though that is certainly exciting as well).... »

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47 Days Until the Atlanta Hawks’ Season

Friday, September 13th, 2013
47 Days Until the Atlanta Hawks’ Season

We are counting down the days until the Hawks’ season-opener in Dallas by giving you 50 things to be excited about this year.  With 47 days left, today’s fan submitted reason is… Dennis Schröder It makes sense that Schröder would be our first fan-submitted request.  The excitement surrounding him started shortly after the Hawks took him... »

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One-on-One Conversation: Elton Brand on Joining the Hawks

Friday, September 13th, 2013
One-on-One Conversation: Elton Brand on Joining the Hawks

Veteran big man Elton Brand signed with the Atlanta Hawks this off-season and is in town for pre-training camp workouts. Brand, a Duke product, was the first overall pick in 1999 by the Chicago Bulls and has played for the Los Angeles Clippers, Philadelphia 76ers, and most recently the Dallas Mavericks. Over his career,... »

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48 Days Until the Atlanta Hawks’ Season

Thursday, September 12th, 2013
48 Days Until the Atlanta Hawks’ Season

We are counting down the days until the Hawks’ season-opener in Dallas by giving you 50 things to be excited about this year.  With 48 days left, today’s is… Hawks Social Media Okay, so this may be a shameless plug to follow us across our social platforms, but we promise we do cool stuff.... »

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Hawks To Hold Training Camp In Athens

Thursday, September 12th, 2013
Hawks To Hold Training Camp In Athens

With seven new faces on the roster, the Atlanta Hawks have decided to hold the first part of training camp on the University of Georgia campus in Athens. The team will leave after Media Day the evening of Sept. 30 and return to Atlanta after practice Oct. 3. Training Camp is usually the first chance... »

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Ayón Earns MVP Honors As Mexico Wins Gold

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

Gustavo Ayón and Mexico completed their improbable run to the FIBA Americas Championship game with a 91-89 win over Puerto Rico Wednesday night. Ayón scored 20 points and pulled down a game-high 16 rebounds to complete a magnificent individual tournament performance that crowned him MVP. Ayón also made the all-tournament team, averaging 17.2 points and... »

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49 Days Until the Atlanta Hawks’ Season

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013
49 Days Until the Atlanta Hawks’ Season

We are counting down the days until the Hawks’ season-opener in Dallas by giving you 50 things to be excited about this year.  With 49 days left, today’s is… The First Pelicans’ Visit For many years, the Hawks were the only “bird” in the NBA.  Now we have company. New Orleans officially switched their... »

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Ayón Leads Mexico Into Championship Game

Wednesday, September 11th, 2013

New Hawk Gustavo Ayón scored 24 points and pulled down 12 rebounds to help Mexico’s Cinderella story continue at the FIBA Americas Championship. Mexico beat Argentina 76-70 to advance to the championship game and will play Puerto Rico Wednesday at 8 p.m. ET. Ayón also added three assists for the Mexican team, which has already... »

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50 Days Until the Atlanta Hawks’ Season

Tuesday, September 10th, 2013
50 Days Until the Atlanta Hawks’ Season

We are counting down the days until the Hawks’ season-opener in Dallas by giving you 50 things to be excited about this year.  With 50 days left, today’s is… New Faces What better way to kick-start the countdown than by talking about the positive buzz surrounding a revamped roster.  Seven of Atlanta’s 14 currently-signed... »

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