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Hawks Fans React To Clinching Playoff Spot

Sunday, April 13, 2014
By Jaryd Wilson

Here are some of our favorite tweets from last night’s playoff-clinching win over the Miami Heat: Everybody wear their @ATLHawks gear to church tomorrow! #LetsgoHawks — J Baker (@_Bake) April 13, 2014 Yessir home team for life. RT @vsmgllc: Let's go Hawks!!!!!!!! @ATLHawks #PlayoffBound — Brandon Odoi (@Brandon_Odoi) April 13, 2014 @atlhawks yeaaaaaaaa we... »

Hawks In, But Who Will Be Their Opponent?

Sunday, April 13, 2014
By Jaryd Wilson
Hawks In, But Who Will Be Their Opponent?

The Atlanta Hawks clinched a playoff spot with a convincing 98-85 win over the Miami Heat Saturday night at Philips Arena.  They are now locked in as the #8 seed in the East and will face either the Miami Heat or Indiana Pacers. But which one? Both teams have identical 54-26 records with two... »

Hawks Clinch Playoff Berth With Win Over Heat

Saturday, April 12, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Hawks Clinch Playoff Berth With Win Over Heat

The Hawks (37-43) clinched their seventh consecutive playoff berth — longest active streak in the Eastern Conference — with a 98-85 win over the Heat (54-26) at Philips Arena. The Hawks followed Jeff Teague‘s lead through the first three quarters as Teague posted a team-high 25 points, four steals, four rebounds, and three assists. In... »

Scouting Report: Miami Heat

Saturday, April 12, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Scouting Report: Miami Heat

With their magic number down to one, the Hawks (36-43) have three games left, beginning with a match-up tonight against the Heat, who currently are the top seed in the Eastern Conference — which would make them the Hawks’ first round opponent. The Heat easily disposed of the Pacers last night to reclaim their... »

Magic Number Now 1 For Hawks

Saturday, April 12, 2014
By Jaryd Wilson
Magic Number Now 1 For Hawks

The Atlanta Hawks are on the brink of their seventh consecutive playoff appearance. After a dazzling defensive performance allowed them to get a win in Brooklyn despite five percent shooting from deep, the Hawks reduced their Magic Number to one.  Both Atlanta and New York have three games remaining, meaning the Knicks would need... »

Hawks Inch Closer to Playoffs By Beating Nets In Brooklyn

Friday, April 11, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Hawks Inch Closer to Playoffs By Beating Nets In Brooklyn

The Hawks (36-43) went into Brooklyn and got a much-needed 93-88 win over the Nets (43-36). Paul Millsap led the Hawks with 27 points and 10 rebounds on 10-of-19 shooting as the Hawks overcame a terrible three-point shooting night — going just 1-of-19 from three-point range — to get a huge win and get the... »

Scouting Report: Brooklyn Nets

Thursday, April 10, 2014
By Jaryd Wilson
Scouting Report: Brooklyn Nets

The Atlanta Hawks continue their playoff chase by visiting the Brooklyn Nets on Friday. Brooklyn got off to a slow start this season but has turned things around dramatically since the calendar turned to 2014.  New head coach Jason Kidd has the veteran group playing at a much higher level, and small ball has... »

Hawks Reduce Magic Number To 2

Thursday, April 10, 2014
By Jaryd Wilson
Hawks Reduce Magic Number To 2

The Atlanta Hawks came back to beat the Boston Celtics in thrilling fashion Wednesday night, finishing the game on a 25-8 run to turn a nine-point deficit into an eight-point win. In the process, they also stretched their lead over the idle New York Knicks to two games with four to play in the... »

Hawks Come Back In Fourth To Beat Celtics

Wednesday, April 9, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Hawks Come Back In Fourth To Beat Celtics

The Hawks (35-43) started out on fire, shooting 77.8% (14-of-18) from the field in the first quarter, but went cold on offense for the next two and a half quarters. Down nine in the fourth quarter, the Hawks went on a furious 19-3 run to take the lead for good on their way to... »

Offense Stalls As Hawks Fall To Pistons

Tuesday, April 8, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Offense Stalls As Hawks Fall To Pistons

The Hawks (34-43) got off to a slow start and never fully recovered in a 102-95 loss to the Pistons (29-49). Rodney Stuckey led the way for the Pistons and led all scorers with 29 points along with four rebounds and four assists.The Pistons size inside gave the Hawks a problem as they held a... »