Hawks History

Dominique Wilkins Recreates Iconic Photo From London’s Tower Bridge

Thursday, January 16, 2014
By Micah Hart
Dominique Wilkins Recreates Iconic Photo From London’s Tower Bridge

Back in 1993, the Hawks and Magic traveled across the pond to play two preseason games (the first-ever NBA games in the UK), and while there, Dominique Wilkins posed for a famous photograph with the Tower Bridge in the background. If you are a denizen of the internet (and I’m guessing you are if... »

Happy 80th Birthday, Bob Pettit!

Wednesday, December 12, 2012
By Micah Hart

by Cliff Lummus One of the greatest players in Hawks history, Bob Pettit passes another landmark in his ever-impressive life by celebrating his 80th birthday today. A star player in college at LSU (much like a later Hawks great, Pete Maravich) Pettit was drafted by the Hawks in 1954. Over the course of his... »