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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... »

Hawks Beat Bobcats For Season-High Fourth Straight Win

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (30-35) trailed by six at the half, but dominated the second half on their way to a 97-83 victory over the Bobcats (33-35). Paul Millsap led all scorers with 28 points on 60% shooting (50% from three) along with five rebounds and two blocks. Millsap carried the Hawks offense at the end of... »

Scouting Report: Charlotte Bobcats

By Jaryd Wilson

The Atlanta Hawks begin an important back-to-back with a trip to Charlotte to face the surging Bobcats.  The Hawks already have a win in Charlotte, but that was way back in game number seven of the season, long before the Bobcats starting showing signs of being a legitimate playoff contender. The Bobcats are within... »

Hawks Go to OT Again to Beat Bobcats In First Game Without Horford

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (17-13) went to overtime for the third straight game, the first time the franchise has done that since 1997, and got a 118-116 victory over the Bobcats (14-17) (the Hawks 10th straight win over Charlotte). The game was the first since Al Horford tore his right pectoral and in his absence the Hawks got big... »

Hawks vs. Bobcats Game Preview

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (16-13) are coming off of a grueling double-overtime win over the Cavs in Cleveland on Thursday that saw Al Horford (right shoulder) and DeMarre Carroll (right thumb sprain) each go down with an injury in the fourth quarter. The Bobcats (14-15) are winners of four of their last five games, and their offense, which is... »

Hawks Right There In Muddied East

By Jaryd Wilson

The Hawks haven’t been playing great basketball as of late, having lost four of their past five, but that hasn’t changed their early position as the Eastern Conference’s #3 seed thanks to some poor playing by others below them. As we approach the quarter point in the NBA season, it appears clear that the... »

Hawks Go To Charlotte and Win Second Straight

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks moved to 4-3 and first in the Southeastern Division with a 99-93 road victory over the Charlotte Bobcats. Al Horford led the way for the Hawks with 24 points along with five rebounds and four assists. Jeff Teague recorded his fifth double-double of the season with 14 points and 12 assists. Cartier Martin had... »

Scouting Report: Charlotte Bobcats

By Jaryd Wilson

The Bobcats, like the Orlando team Atlanta just played, are off to a surprisingly good start at 3-3.  What’s even more impressive is that they’ve been able to win three games without Al Jefferson, their big free agent acquisition, who has been sidelined for the past five games with an ankle injury. Jefferson hurt... »

Best Tweets After Thrilling Win Over Bobcats

By Jaryd Wilson

Twitter was once again abuzz after last night’s 87-85 thriller over the Bobcats. Here are the tweets we liked best: Ready for the @ATLHawks season to begin.. #GoingAllTheWay — Anderson Winslow (@andersonwinslow) October 9, 2013 Excited about the future of the @ATLHawks. Really enjoyed watching the guys play tonight. Excited for the season! #GoHawks... »

Hawks Top Bobcats 87-85 In Second Preseason Game

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks played their second preseason game in as many nights and pulled out a last-second 87-85 victory over the Bobcats thanks to a Dennis Schröder floater with under three seconds to play. Here are some of the things that stood out from the victory: - Mike Scott led all scorers with 19 points... »