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Practice Report: Hawks Looking To Improve On Game 1

By Jaryd Wilson

The Atlanta Hawks were back to work Sunday afternoon, holding about an hour-long practice to review Game 1 and continue to improve going into Game 2.  Here are some notes: - Head Coach Mike Budenholzer said he thinks his team can play better.  He was happy with the competitiveness of the group but said... »

Hawks Catch Attention After Impressive Game 1 Win

By Jaryd Wilson

The Atlanta Hawks have been brushed aside by the national media for much of the 2013-14 season.  Perhaps it’s because they don’t have a superstar, perhaps it’s because they lingered around .500 all season, or perhaps it’s because the media wrote them off after two-time All-Star Al Horford suffered a season-ending injury. That changed... »

Show Your #HawksPride For A Chance To Win Game 3 Tickets

By Jaryd Wilson

The Atlanta Hawks are back in the playoffs, and we want you to be part of the experience when we come back to Philips Arena Thursday evening. We are giving away two tickets to Game 3 during tomorrow night’s Hawks.com pregame show.  Here’s what you need to do: Submit a photo of yourself showing... »

Game 1 Scouting Report – Hawks vs. Pacers

By Jaryd Wilson

The Indiana Pacers and Atlanta Hawks will kick off their playoff series Saturday in Indianapolis.  Both teams will be looking to win the all important Game 1 and set the tone for the series. The Pacers will have the home crowd behind them, but the Hawks have been there before.  Saturday will be just... »

Hawks Playoff Schedule Announced

By Jaryd Wilson

The NBA has announced the Atlanta Hawks’ first round playoff schedule against the Indiana Pacers: Game 1 will be Saturday, and the teams will have two days off before Game 2 on Tuesday.  There’s only one day between games after that until (if necessary) Game 6. Hawks home games will be on April 24... »

Hawks Will Play Pacers In First Round

By Jaryd Wilson

The Atlanta Hawks know who their first round opponent will be. The Miami Heat lost to the Washington Wizards Monday night, giving the Indiana Pacers the top spot in the Eastern Conference and a first round date with Atlanta. It will be the second straight season the teams meet in the first round of... »

Teague Earns First Career Player of the Week Honor

By Jaryd Wilson

The NBA Monday named Jeff Teague the Eastern Conference Player of the Week, the first such award of his career. Teague led the Hawks to a 3-1 week, including wins over the Nets and Heat to help Atlanta clinch a playoff berth for the seventh consecutive season. In games against Detroit, Boston, Brooklyn and Miami,... »

Scouting Report: Charlotte Bobcats

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (37-43) will face the Bobcats (41-39) at Philips Arena in a matchup of the seventh and eighth seeds in the Eastern Conference. Charlotte will be plenty motivated as the Bobcats are still in the hunt for the sixth seed and are just one game back of the Wizards, who they own the... »

Paul Millsap Pushing Hawks to Playoffs

By Robby Kalland

Heading into the playoffs the Hawks, who clinched their berth Saturday night, are playing some of their best basketball of the second half of the season, led by All-Star power forward Paul Millsap. Over the last eight games — where the Hawks are 6-2 — Millsap has led the way averaging 19.9 points, 11.8 rebounds,... »

Pacers On Brink of #1 Seed After Win

By Jaryd Wilson

The Indiana Pacers got a big win on Sunday, beating the Oklahoma City Thunder 102-97 to move a half game ahead of the Miami Heat in the race for the #1 seed in the Eastern Conference. The Atlanta Hawks are locked into the #8 spot and are waiting to see which team they’ll face... »