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Portland Hands Hawks Fifth Straight Loss

Thursday, March 27, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Portland Hands Hawks Fifth Straight Loss

The Hawks (31-39) dropped their fifth game in a row as the Trail Blazers (46-27) came into Atlanta and ended a three-game skid of their own with a 100-85 victory. LaMarcus Aldridge made his first appearance in two weeks and put up 25 points and 16 rebounds on Atlanta. Damian Lillard added 21 points, six rebounds,... »

Scouting Report: Portland Trail Blazers

Thursday, March 27, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Scouting Report: Portland Trail Blazers

The Trail Blazers (45-27) come to Philips Arena looking to snap a 3-game losing streak (3-7 in their last 10). The Hawks (31-38) have a 4-game losing streak of their own, and both teams hold just a two game lead over ninth in their respective conferences. The Blazers sit in fifth in the West,... »

Hawks Lose to Wolves, Drop Fourth Straight

Wednesday, March 26, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Hawks Lose to Wolves, Drop Fourth Straight

The Hawks (31-38) dropped their fourth game in a row as the Timberwolves (35-35) ran away with a 107-83 victory. The Hawks had 26 turnovers — 17 Minnesota steals — leading to 32 points for the Timberwolves. Ricky Rubio led the Wolves defensive pressure with six steals along with 10 assists and four points, while Gorgui... »

Scouting Report: Minnesota Timberwolves

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
By Jaryd Wilson
Scouting Report: Minnesota Timberwolves

The Minnesota Timberwolves are probably the team that would benefit most if they were in the opposite conference.  They’d be sixth in tEast with their 34-35 record, but at seven games back of the final playoff spot in the West, their season is all but over barring a miracle. The point of the above... »

Elton Brand Finding Success In An Ever-Changing Role

Tuesday, March 25, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Elton Brand Finding Success In An Ever-Changing Role

When I first spoke with Elton Brand this summer after he signed with the Hawks, we spent a lot of time discussing his last season in Dallas and learning to adapt to a lesser role. This season, Brand expected to be in a similar role as he was with the Mavericks, coming off the... »

Hawks Fall To Hot-Shooting Suns

Monday, March 24, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Hawks Fall To Hot-Shooting Suns

The Hawks (31-38) dropped their third straight game as the Suns (42-29) came into Atlanta and scorched the nets, shooting 50% from three-point range en route to a 102-95 victory. Phoenix’s backcourt duo of Goran Dragic and Eric Bledsoe had a strong second half and finished the game with a combined 39 points, 10 assists, and... »

Scouting Report: Phoenix Suns

Monday, March 24, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Scouting Report: Phoenix Suns

The Hawks (31-37) will take on the surging Suns (41-29) Monday night at Philips Arena. Both teams will be on the second game of a back-to-back with the Hawks coming off of a tough loss to the Raptors and the Suns defeating the Timberwolves in Minnesota. Phoenix’s backcourt duo of Goran Dragic — candidate for... »

Hawks Fall to the Raptors in Toronto

Sunday, March 23, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Hawks Fall to the Raptors in Toronto

The Hawks (31-37) had an 11-point lead heading into the fourth quarter, but could never get their offense going in the final period in a 96-86 loss to the Raptors (39-30). Kyle Lowry led the Raptors with 25 points — 13 coming in the fourth quarter on a perfect 5-of-5 shooting — and sealed the Raptors... »

Scouting Report: Toronto Raptors

Saturday, March 22, 2014
By Robby Kalland

The Hawks win streak ended Friday night with a loss to the Pelicans. Atlanta will look to get back in the win column in Toronto as they look for their second win over the Raptors in six days. The Hawks beat the Raptors 118-113 in overtime in Atlanta last Tuesday behind 34 points from Jeff Teague.... »

Hawks Win Streak Ends as Davis Powers Pelicans to Win

Friday, March 21, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Hawks Win Streak Ends as Davis Powers Pelicans to Win

The Hawks’ (31-36) five-game win streak came to an end at the hands of the Pelicans (28-40) who followed a monster performance from Anthony Davis to the 111-105 victory. Davis finished with 34 points and 11 rebounds on 57.9% shooting, including a pair of monster dunks late in the fourth. Hawks vs. Pelicans Photo Gallery... »