Archive for January, 2014

Fans Get Chance To Live Tweet Hawks Game

Monday, January 27th, 2014
Fans Get Chance To Live Tweet Hawks Game

Here’s your chance to get retweeted by the official Atlanta Hawks Twitter account! For those who follow us on Twitter (and if you don’t, click here and do so before reading any further), you know that we’re pretty heavy on tweeting during games because, let’s face it, you want the updates.  We tweet live... »

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Scouting Report: Oklahoma City Thunder

Monday, January 27th, 2014
Scouting Report: Oklahoma City Thunder

The Hawks limp into the Heartland for the second of a brief two-game road trip as they face the West-leading Oklahoma City Thunder, winners of seven straight games. On paper it would appear the odds are most certainly against Atlanta.  After all, they’re missing their two cornerstone pieces in Al Horford and Jeff Teague... »

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Mike Scott Is Back To His Videobombing Self

Saturday, January 25th, 2014

Mike Scott was well on his way to creating his own reality show early in the season with his mass amounts of videobombs on teammates during interviews before cooling the jets for a while. After Saturday’s 25-point win over the Bucks, it’s good to see the old Mike Scott back.  Sorry, Lou:   »

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Hawks Bounce Back to Dominate Bucks

Saturday, January 25th, 2014
Hawks Bounce Back to Dominate Bucks

After being blown out at home by 26 last night against the Spurs, the Hawks came back to dominate on the road in Milwaukee for a 112-87 victory. Paul Millsap led the way for the Hawks with 20 points, eight rebounds, four assists and two steals on 8-of-14 shooting. Lou Williams came off the bench for... »

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Whoops! Dennis Schröder Enters Game In Practice Shorts

Saturday, January 25th, 2014

It’s all part of the learning process for rookie point guard Dennis Schröder.  You know, pick-and-rolls, hedging screens, wearing the right shorts, shoo…wait, wearing the right shorts? That’s right.  The 20-year-old from Germany checked into the game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday, a game he got an opportunity to play in thanks in part... »

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Scouting Report: Milwaukee Bucks

Saturday, January 25th, 2014
Scouting Report: Milwaukee Bucks

We’re told the Hawks have enough players to field a team for Saturday’s game against the Bucks, so off we go with our scouting report. Like Atlanta, former Hawks coach Larry Drew has had to mix and match starting lineups because of injuries during his first season in Milwaukee.  The Bucks have struggled through... »

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Banged Up Hawks Beaten By Spurs

Friday, January 24th, 2014
Banged Up Hawks Beaten By Spurs

The Hawks, already without Pero Antic and DeMarre Carroll for the game, lost Jeff Teague to a sprained left ankle in the second quarter when down 43-24, and the Spurs continued to roll from there on their way to a 105-79 victory. Tim Duncan finished with 17 points, 16 rebounds, and four blocks in 27 minutes, and former Hawk Boris... »

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Hawks Midseason Report

Friday, January 24th, 2014
Hawks Midseason Report

The Hawks are 22-19 at the midway point of the season, good for third place in the Eastern Conference. Atlanta has found a way to stay on course despite losing Al Horford for the season, as Coach Budenholzer has been able to get the team to buy into the system on both ends. The Hawks... »

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Hawks Move On Without Pero Antic

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014
Hawks Move On Without Pero Antic

In case you missed it, Pero Antic is out 2-4 weeks with a stress fracture in his right ankle.  The news couldn’t have come at a worse time for the Hawks, who were just starting to figure things out after the season-ending injury to Al Horford.  Once again, Atlanta will have to start over,... »

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Kyle Korver Named to US National Team Pool

Thursday, January 23rd, 2014
Kyle Korver Named to US National Team Pool

In an announcement this morning, Hawks sharpshooter Kyle Korver was named to the 28-man pool for the US Men’s National Team for the upcoming 2014-16 series, which will include the 2014 World Championships and likely the 2016 Olympic Games. It’s a rather impressive honor for Korver, as historically the team is made up not... »

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