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Dikembe Mutombo Stars In The Year’s Most Random Video Game

Thursday, November 29, 2012
By Micah Hart

Former Hawks All-Star and general do-gooder Dikembe Mutombo has made it a priority throughout his life to improve the lives of the less fortunate, especially in his native Africa. Now he has expanded his reach, and is trying to save the entire planet, thanks to this fever dream of a video game produced(?) by... »

Horford Wins NBA Weekly Honor, And It Was Well Deserved

Monday, November 26, 2012
By Micah Hart

When Joe Johnson was traded to the Nets during the offseason, one of the first questions fans would ask was, “Who will become the team’s #1 offensive option?” The answer to that question, so far, is, it depends. It’s one of the strengths of this team that there are so many players who can... »

Watch David Garibaldi Work His Performance Art Magic

Tuesday, November 13, 2012
By Micah Hart

At Friday night’s Hawks-Heat game, performance artist (emphasis on artist) David Garibaldi created an amazing, authentic painting from scratch as a tribute to America’s veterans. Oh, and did we mention he painted the image upside down? It’s pretty incredible. Don’t take our word for it though, watch for yourself: »

A Compendium of Hawks Season Predictions

Thursday, November 1, 2012
By Micah Hart

by Jessica Taylor Excitement is high as the Hawks enter the 2012-13 season for one reason: change. Things are going to be different this season. As you read through the previews below, you’re sure to notice a couple themes regarding Danny Ferry’s offseason moves: the addition of a plethora of sharpshooters in Kyle Korver,... »

See The Backcourt Rotation In Action

Thursday, October 18, 2012
By Micah Hart

When last the Hawks were in town in the preseason, Devin Harris was on the sidelines still working his way into form. After missing the first three games, Harris made his preseason debut Tuesday night against the Pacers, scoring 11 points and grabbing 5 rebounds in 22 minutes of action. Harris’ return to the... »

Josh Smith Reps His adizero Ghosts

Tuesday, October 16, 2012
By Micah Hart

Josh Smith wears adidas basketball shoes, and for this season he’ll be rocking the adizero Ghost 2, which sounds like a sequel to Mission Impossible. Nevertheless, Smoove took to the internet to share his thoughts on his footwear for the 2012-13: What do you think, sneakerheads? This a shoe you’ll be rushing out to... »

Hawks Start Preseason Off Right, Top Heat at Philips

Sunday, October 7, 2012
By Micah Hart
Hawks Start Preseason Off Right, Top Heat at Philips

A few thoughts from the Hawks’ 92-79 victory over the Heat to open the preseason Sunday afternoon at Philips Arena: - Larry Drew emphasized defense during the first week of training camp, and after giving up 26 points to the Heat in the first quarter, that emphasis paid off, as the Hawks held Miami... »

New beginnings

Wednesday, October 3, 2012
By Micah Hart
New beginnings

It’s a new day in Hawk town. Can you feel the change in the air (aside from the weather)? That is the feeling I got at Media Day and in training camp so far. Things are going to be different this season. A new GM. A slew of new players. Most likely, at least... »

With Backs Against the Wall, These Hawks Respond

Friday, May 11, 2012
By Jon Newberry

It has been a theme all season long for the Hawks. People have been counting them out, and they have risen to the challenge. Before the season even started, many analysts said that this group of Hawks had “topped out” and that they would be a borderline playoff team. Atlanta responded by starting 11-4,... »

Game 5: Notes & Quotes

Wednesday, May 9, 2012
By Jon Newberry

– It came down to the wire but the Hawks pulled out the win over Boston, 87-86, at Philips Arena on Tuesday. – Atlanta led by 7 with just over four minutes to play, however the Celtics quickly tied things at 83 … The Hawks answered, scoring the next four, but Celtics wouldn’t go... »