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Scouting Report: Brooklyn Nets

By Jaryd Wilson

The Atlanta Hawks continue their playoff chase by visiting the Brooklyn Nets on Friday. Brooklyn got off to a slow start this season but has turned things around dramatically since the calendar turned to 2014.  New head coach Jason Kidd has the veteran group playing at a much higher level, and small ball has... »

Hawks Fall, But NBA Wins After Exciting Week In London

By Jaryd Wilson

A few thoughts after tonight’s 127-110 loss to the Nets in London: - The Nets started hot and never really cooled off.  They scored 31 in the first quarter, 34 in the second, 34 in the third and 28 in the fourth.  Everything was working for Brooklyn, and the Hawks had trouble in just... »

Scouting Report: Brooklyn Nets

By Jaryd Wilson

It’s been a crazy and busy week already for the Hawks since arriving in London, but the reason they’re here is to play a basketball game after all, so let’s get to scouting their opponent. The Brooklyn Nets have won five of six, including a 91-86 victory over Atlanta nine days ago. In that... »

Nets Give Hawks Third Consecutive Loss

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks were unable to complete a fourth quarter comeback for the third straight night as the Nets and former Hawk Joe Johnson were able to win a sloppy game, 91-86. Johnson had 21 points, seven of which came in the fourth quarter, on 41.2% shooting (7-of-17). Alan Anderson was huge for the Nets with 14 points... »

Scouting Report: Brooklyn Nets

By Jaryd Wilson

The Brooklyn Nets have gotten off to a slow start this season but are playing well since the turn of the calendar year, going 2-0 in 2014 that includes a win in Oklahoma City. The Nets are in a similar position as the Hawks in that they lost their starting center to a season-ending... »

One Day Until the Atlanta Hawks’ Season

By Robby Kalland

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 one day left, today’s reason is… Something To Prove The Hawks come into the season with plenty to prove as individuals and as a team. For the team, they will... »

Atlanta Hawks Media Day Roundup

By Robby Kalland

The 2013-14 Atlanta Hawks were officially introduced as a team on Monday at media day, where a lot of new faces got their first chance to put on a Hawks uniform. Media day is always one of the more fun days of the year as we learn a little bit more about the players,... »

Top 10 Hawks Matchups – #4: Josh Smith Returns to Atlanta

By Robby Kalland

The Detroit Pistons will come to Atlanta on Nov. 20, which will be the first time the Hawks will play against Josh Smith. Smith signed with the Pistons this summer after spending his first nine seasons in the NBA as a member of the Atlanta Hawks. Smith’s return to Philips Arena in November will... »

Postgame Thoughts: Hawks Clinch Playoff Spot For Sixth Straight Season

By Jaryd Wilson

A few thoughts after tonight’s 107-88 win over the Raptors: - The Hawks are going to the playoffs for the sixth straight season.  As of right now, they’re in sole possession of the longest current streak in the Eastern Conference, though Boston will tie them with six once they officially clinch.  Congratulations are in order... »

Trade Deadline Recap: Hawks Mostly Quiet, Acquire Dahntay Jones and Jeremy Tyler

By Micah Hart

Well, that was exciting, wasn’t it? Despite rumors circling the Hawks for days and days, in the end, the team made a couple small moves before the NBA trade deadline on Thursday, shipping guard Anthony Morrow to Dallas in exchange for forward Dahntay Jones and acquiring F/C Jeremy Tyler from the Warriors for a future... »