Postgame Thoughts

Millsap Picks Up Where He Left Off

Saturday, March 8, 2014
By Jaryd Wilson
Millsap Picks Up Where He Left Off

Paul Millsap picked up right where he left off in his return to the Hawks lineup Friday. Hawks vs. Warriors Photo Gallery Stats The All-Star forward missed five games with a knee injury suffered last month in Detroit, but he looked like he was back in mid-season form against the Warriors, scoring 16 points... »

Celtics Hand Short-Handed Hawks Another Loss

Wednesday, February 26, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Celtics Hand Short-Handed Hawks Another Loss

The Hawks (26-31) held an early 15-point lead, but — like last night — the Hawks let that lead slip away quickly as the Celtics (20-39) followed Rajon Rondo and Jerryd Bayless to a 115-104 victory. Hawks vs. Celtics Photo Gallery Stats Highlights For the second straight night, the Hawks jumped out to a big lead... »

Hawks Lose Heartbreaker to Bulls

Tuesday, February 25, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Hawks Lose Heartbreaker to Bulls

The Hawks (26-30) were unable to get critical baskets in the final minute as the Bulls (30-26) were able to pull out a 107-103 victory. The Bulls played eight players and seven finished in double figures — only Nazr Mohammed was scoreless in five minutes. Mike Dunleavy played all but nine seconds of the game... »

Scott, Carroll Set Career-Highs as Hawks Beat Knicks

Saturday, February 22, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Scott, Carroll Set Career-Highs as Hawks Beat Knicks

The Hawks (26-29) ended their eight game losing streak by storming back from a 17 point third quarter deficit to beat the Knicks (21-35) 107-98. The Hawks were led by Mike Scott and DeMarre Carroll who both set career-highs for points in the victory. Scott had 30 points and eight rebounds on 11-of-14 shooting and was 6-for-7 from... »

Hawks Battle But Come Up Short in Detroit

Friday, February 21, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Hawks Battle But Come Up Short in Detroit

The Hawks (25-29) put forth a gritty effort in Detroit, but were not able to pull out the victory as the Pistons (23-32) got a few late stops and timely Kyle Singler three-pointers on their way to a 115-107 victory. The Pistons got big nights from their bigs as Andre Drummond, Josh Smith, and Greg Monroe... »

Short-Handed Hawks Lose in Indiana

Tuesday, February 18, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Short-Handed Hawks Lose in Indiana

The short-handed Hawks (25-27) lost their sixth straight game as the Pacers (41-12) dominated the first and third quarters on their way to a 108-98 victory. The Pacers jumped out to a 31-9 lead in the first quarter thanks to a 13-of-14 shooting start, and they took advantage of seven early Hawks turnovers to... »

Pero Antic’s “Team Hill” Wins Rising Stars Challenge

Friday, February 14, 2014
By Jaryd Wilson
Pero Antic’s “Team Hill” Wins Rising Stars Challenge

Unable to play because of a foot injury, rookie Pero Antic instead watched from the bench as his team won the Rising Stars Challenge 142-136. Antic was selected by NBA assistant coaches as one of nine rookies to participate, but a late January injury forced him to miss the game. MVP Andre Drummond led... »

Hawks Close First Half With Loss In Toronto

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Hawks Close First Half With Loss In Toronto

The Hawks (25-26) dropped their fifth game in a row heading into the All-Star break as the Raptors (28-24) were too much in the second half, rolling to a 104-83 victory.  DeMar DeRozan  led all scorers with 31 points and, after a 1-of-6 start, finished on a 10-for-13 shooting run. Without DeMarre Carroll (hamstring), the... »

Offense Struggles In Chicago

Tuesday, February 11, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Offense Struggles In Chicago

The Bulls (26-25) jumped out early on the Hawks (25-25) and despite a second half effort to rally back by Atlanta, Chicago was able to hand the Hawks their fourth consecutive loss by a 100-85 margin. Six Bulls finished in double-figures led by Taj Gibson — 24 points, 12 rebounds, and five assistss — and Joakim... »

Hawks Struggle Down the Stretch, Fall to Pelicans

Wednesday, February 5, 2014
By Robby Kalland
Hawks Struggle Down the Stretch, Fall to Pelicans

The Pelicans (21-27), led by Anthony Davis — 27 points and 10 rebounds — were able to outlast the Hawks (25-23) in New Orleans on their way to a 105-100 victory. The Hawks got a strong effort from All-Star Paul Millsap with 26 points and nine rebounds, but their inability to finish around the rim and... »