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37 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 37 days left, today’s is… Hawks Production Day Monday was the first of two days in which the Hawks players and coaches meet with internal staff members for a photo/video... »

Top 10 Hawks Matchups – #1: MLK Day Hosting the Miami Heat

By Robby Kalland

The Miami Heat’s visit to Philips Arena on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day lands in the top spot on our countdown. The MLK Day game is always a special occasion here in Atlanta, as we celebrate the life and accomplishments of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Hosting the MLK Day game is an honor... »

Top 10 Hawks Matchups – #2: Hawks’ First Chance at Revenge vs. Pacers

By Robby Kalland

The Indiana Pacers knocked the Hawks out of the first round of the playoffs last season in six games, and the Hawks will have their first chance to exact some revenge on the Pacers when Indiana comes to town on Jan. 8. Indiana expects to be one of the best teams in the Eastern... »

Top 10 Hawks Matchups – #3: Coach Bud Returns to San Antonio

By Robby Kalland

Atlanta’s trip to San Antonio on Dec. 2 lands in the third spot on our countdown. The Hawks will get their first look at the defending Western Conference champions that night, and it will also be head coach Mike Budenholzer’s first game in San Antonio as an opposing coach. Playing against the Spurs is... »

Top 10 Hawks Matchups – #7: Larry Drew and Zaza Pachulia Return to Atlanta

By Robby Kalland

The seventh game in our countdown is the Milwaukee Bucks’ lone trip to Philips Arena this season on March 13, which will be the first return of former Hawks center Zaza Pachulia and former Hawks head coach Larry Drew (along with former assistants Bob Bender and Nick Van Exel) to Philips Arena. The Bucks... »

Top 10 Hawks Matchups – #9: Knicks’ First Visit To Philips

By Robby Kalland

The ninth matchup in our countdown is Atlanta’s first visit from the New York Knicks on Nov. 13, which is also the first appearance of the season for the Hawks on national television. New York’s visit will be just the third home game of the season for the Hawks, and will be the first... »