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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... »

TBT Special: Hawks Throw it Back to Their #FirstTweet

By Jaryd Wilson

compiled by Michele Rochford Ever wonder what you first tweet was? In celebration of Twitter’s 8th birthday, the company is throwing it back…way back. They’re giving their millions of users the opportunity to search and discover their very #FirstTweet. It’s simple: just go to first-tweets.com and type in your Twitter handle and be transported... »

Hawks Outlast Raptors in Overtime for Fifth Straight Win

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks were able to notch their fifth straight win beating the Raptors 118-113 in overtime. Jeff Teague tied a career-high with 34 points on 11-of-18 shooting (11-for-11 from the free throw line) and added five assists and three rebounds. Despite a tough start, Paul Millsap found a way to impact the game in a number of ways... »