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Twitter Reacts to Korver’s Streak Ending

By Jaryd Wilson

As you probably know, either by staying up late to watch or waking up early this morning to find out, Kyle Korver’s NBA record streak of consecutive games with a three-pointer ended at 127 last night. As this post is being written at noon on March 6, There have been 14,982 mentions of “Korver”... »

Kyle Korver’s Streak Ends at 127

By Jaryd Wilson

Kyle Korver’s streak of consecutive games with a three-pointer ended at 127 Wednesday night against the Portland Trail Blazers. The sharpshooting guard went 0-5 from deep despite several good looks. Korver broke the previous record (89) held by Dana Barros on Dec. 6 against the Cavaliers.  He started the streak during his second career... »

Hawks Struggle Down the Stretch, Fall to Pelicans

By Robby Kalland

The Pelicans (21-27), led by Anthony Davis — 27 points and 10 rebounds — were able to outlast the Hawks (25-23) in New Orleans on their way to a 105-100 victory. The Hawks got a strong effort from All-Star Paul Millsap with 26 points and nine rebounds, but their inability to finish around the rim and... »

Bench Unit Leads Hawks to Big Win Over Sixers

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks got 70 points from their bench unit, led by Mike Scott and Elton Brand with 18 points each, on their way to a 125-99 victory over the Sixers in Philly. The Hawks took their first lead of the game at 7-5 early in the first quarter and never relinquished it, leading by as many as... »

Hawks Lead Throughout, But Too Much Durant for Thunder in Oklahoma City

By Robby Kalland

The Thunder (36-10) led 2-0 early and didn’t lead again until it was 109-107 late in the fourth quarter prior to the eventual 111-109 final — the Hawks’ (23-21) fifth two-point road loss of the season. Hawks vs. Thunder Photo Gallery Stats Highlights In the middle, the Hawks played one of their best games... »

Hawks Beat Heat For Third Straight Win at Philips

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (21-19) got a victory over the reigning NBA champion Miami Heat in a high-scoring affair, 121-114. Atlanta had seven players get into double figures and shot 51.9% from the field (38.7% from three) along with going 25-of-27 (92.6%) from the free throw line in the win. Miami’s offense shot well too, particularly... »

Tired Hawks Fall To Magic 109-102

By Robby Kalland

The Magic (10-20) followed 21 points and seven assists from Aaron Afflalo to beat the Hawks (17-14) 109-102 in Orlando. The Hawks, coming off a back-to-back and three overtime games in a row, looked a bit sluggish on the offensive end and were dominated by the Magic in the paint. The Magic outscored the Hawks... »

Jeff Teague Lifts Hawks to Double OT Win over Cavs

By Robby Kalland

A Jeff Teague pull-up jumper from 20 feet took four bounces off the rim before dropping through the net as the final buzzer sounded to give the Hawks (16-13) a 127-125 victory in double-overtime over the Cavaliers (10-18). Teague set a career-high with 34 points and added 14 assists, three rebounds, and three steals in just... »

Hot-Shooting Hawks Beat Kings

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (14-12) shot 58% (47-of-81) from the field and 60% (15-of-25) from three-point range in a 124-107 victory over the Kings (7-17) for their second straight win. The Hawks set a number of season records tonight on the offensive end with the most points (124) and assists (38; the most for the Hawks... »

Hawks Cruise Past Lakers With Strong Second Half

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks fell behind by as many as 10 in the first quarter and were down 54-47 heading into the half after getting dominated on the glass 28-17. The Lakers, led by their frontcourt of Pau Gasol (11 points and nine boards) and Jordan Hill (13 points and six boards), worked the Hawks in the first half... »