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50 Days Until the Atlanta Hawks’ Season

By Jaryd Wilson

We are counting down the days until the Hawks’ season-opener in Dallas by giving you 50 things to be excited about this year.  With 50 days left, today’s is… New Faces What better way to kick-start the countdown than by talking about the positive buzz surrounding a revamped roster.  Seven of Atlanta’s 14 currently-signed... »

Gustavo Ayón: “Vamos Hawks!”

By Jaryd Wilson

The Hawks announced Monday that they have claimed 6’10″ power forward Gustavo Ayón off waivers from the Milwaukee Bucks. Ayón, a 28-year-old Mexican-born player, has played two seasons in the NBA.  Even though his minutes have been limited, he averaged 4.8 points per game on 54 percent shooting, including a stellar rookie season in New... »

Hawks Add To Size with 6’11″ Antić

By Jaryd Wilson

The Hawks announced the signing of 6’11″ Republic of Macedonia center Pero Antić Thursday, adding to what is becoming a crowded frontcourt. Antić becomes the tallest player on Atlanta’s roster (the Hawks have not signed draft picks Lucas Nogueira (7’0″) or Mike Muscala (6’11″) yet), and he should see playing time as the backup center.... »