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Teague Leads Hawks to Game 3 Win, 2-1 Series Lead Over Pacers

By Robby Kalland

Jeff Teague exploded in the second half for 15 points and five assists on his way to a 22-point, 10-assist night to lead the Hawks (2-1) to a 98-85 victory in Game 3. Kyle Korver found his stroke in the second half as well, hitting 3-of-4 from the three-point line, including a four-point play, for... »

Game 3 Scouting Report: Hawks vs. Pacers

By Jaryd Wilson

After the Indiana Pacers made successful adjustments to win Game 2 after a Game 1 loss, the task now falls on the Atlanta Hawks to see if they can adjust prior to Game 3. The Pacers were fundamentally sound on both ends of the floor in the second half of their big Game 2... »

Steve Koonin Makes One Hawks Fan’s Day

By Jaryd Wilson

Selfies.  Owner’s locker room tours.  Free playoff tickets. New Atlanta Hawks CEO Steve Koonin is the coolest CEO you’ll ever meet. Koonin, who was named to the position a week and a half ago, is already making his mark among fans.  He has already appeared on radio shows and local TV broadcasts, openly saying he... »

Pacers Dominate Second Half, Tie Series With Hawks

By Robby Kalland

The Pacers (1-1) jumped out to a 7-0 lead early, but the Hawks (1-1) — like in Game 1 — answered the bell and led by as many as 11 in the second quarter and were up 52-48 at the half. Unfortunately for the Hawks, the third quarter had to happen, and the Pacers... »

Game 2 Scouting Report: Hawks vs. Pacers

By Jaryd Wilson

After the Atlanta Hawks took Game 1 on the Indiana Pacers’ home floor, both teams had two days to look at film and make necessary adjustments before Game 2. For the Hawks, all indications are they’ll be doing what they’ve been doing all year, including Game 1.  Head Coach Mike Budenholzer said there are... »

Monday Practice Report: Hawks Focused On Themselves, Not Pacers

By Jaryd Wilson

The Atlanta Hawks held practice at Banker’s Life Fieldhouse Monday morning, and the message was the same: Respect the opponent, but focus on ourselves.  Here are some notes from Monday: - Coach Bud said the focus continues to be on what the Hawks are doing, not what Indiana is doing.  ”We need to stick... »

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... »

Hawks Take Game 1 In Indiana

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (1-0) were able to win Game 1 of their first round matchup with the Pacers (0-1) 101-93 thanks to a dominating third quarter and a game-high 28 points and five assists from Jeff Teague. Atlanta also got 25 points and eight rebounds from Paul Millsap. Hawks vs. Pacers Photo Gallery Stats Highlights The game went... »