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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... »

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... »

Hawks Fall at Buzzer to Bobcats

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (37-44) played a hard-fought game with a short-handed lineup, but came up just short as the Bobcats (42-39) got a 95-93 win on a Chris Douglas-Roberts floater at the buzzer. The Hawks were resting three starters – Paul Millsap, DeMarre Carroll, and Kyle Korver – for the game and had Jeff Teague and Pero Antic sit the fourth... »

Hawks Come Back In Fourth To Beat Celtics

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (35-43) started out on fire, shooting 77.8% (14-of-18) from the field in the first quarter, but went cold on offense for the next two and a half quarters. Down nine in the fourth quarter, the Hawks went on a furious 19-3 run to take the lead for good on their way to... »

Hawks Beat Cavs as Scott Breaks Out of Slump

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (33-42) dominated from start to finish on their way to a 117-98 victory over the Cavs (31-46) behind 26 points off the bench by Mike Scott on 12-of-13 shooting, as he broke out of his shooting slump in a big way. Jeff Teague started hot and dominated the first and third quarters on his... »

Hawks Fall to Bulls

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (32-42) got off to a hot start against the Bulls (43-32), but after a 31-point first quarter Chicago’s defense locked down on their way to a 105-92 victory. DJ Augustin led Chicago’s offense with 23 points and five assists, and sparked the Bulls second quarter run with 14 points to help Chicago take... »

Scouting Report: Chicago Bulls

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (32-41) snapped a six-game losing streak Monday night with a win over the Sixers and will face a much tougher test on Wednesday night when the Bulls (42-32) come to Atlanta. Chicago is looking to sweep the season-series with the Hawks, winning the first three games by an average margin of 8.7... »

Portland Hands Hawks Fifth Straight Loss

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (31-39) dropped their fifth game in a row as the Trail Blazers (46-27) came into Atlanta and ended a three-game skid of their own with a 100-85 victory. LaMarcus Aldridge made his first appearance in two weeks and put up 25 points and 16 rebounds on Atlanta. Damian Lillard added 21 points, six rebounds,... »

Hawks Lose to Wolves, Drop Fourth Straight

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (31-38) dropped their fourth game in a row as the Timberwolves (35-35) ran away with a 107-83 victory. The Hawks had 26 turnovers — 17 Minnesota steals — leading to 32 points for the Timberwolves. Ricky Rubio led the Wolves defensive pressure with six steals along with 10 assists and four points, while Gorgui... »

Elton Brand Finding Success In An Ever-Changing Role

By Robby Kalland

When I first spoke with Elton Brand this summer after he signed with the Hawks, we spent a lot of time discussing his last season in Dallas and learning to adapt to a lesser role. This season, Brand expected to be in a similar role as he was with the Mavericks, coming off the... »