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Hawks Players Practice English Accents

By Jaryd Wilson

The Atlanta Hawks will travel to London next week for a matchup with the Brooklyn Nets as part of the NBA Global Games. To prepare, Hawks players have been getting used to British customs.  They were quizzed on British slang and played futbol with the local Atlanta club.  But walking and talking are two... »

Hawks Prepare For London With British Customs

By Jaryd Wilson

As the Hawks gear up for their trip to London in January, they’re starting to practice some British customs to get acquainted with the lifestyle.  Here, they played a little futbol after practice: And here, they brush up on their English accents: We also quizzed the guys on British slang.  Here’s how they did…... »

Atlanta Hawks Play Soccer

By Jaryd Wilson

In advance of the Atlanta Hawks’ Jan. 16 game against the Brooklyn Nets in London, the team decided to get an early start on British customs.  One of the things the UK is widely known for is soccer (as us Americans call it), so the team brought in Atlanta Silverbacks goalkeeper Eric Ati and... »

Five Days Until the Atlanta Hawks’ Season

By Micah Hart

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 five days left, today’s reason is… Going to London Typically, every NBA team has 41 home games in a given season. This year, the Hawks will have 40. Why? Because... »

Top 10 Hawks Matchups: #5. Hawks Take on Brooklyn in London

By Robby Kalland

The Brooklyn Nets will not make a trip to the Highlight Factory this season because the lone “home” game for the Hawks against them will take place in London on Jan. 16. The Nets had an active summer, trading for Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce, as well as signing Andrei Kirilenko in free agency... »