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Hawks-Pacers Playoffs Series Preview

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks will take on the Pacers in the first round of the NBA Playoffs for the second consecutive season. The two teams split their four regular season matchups, each team winning one game at home and one on the road. The Hawks will look to become the first eighth seed to defeat a... »

Hawks Dominate Pacers in Indiana

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (34-42) came out hot in Indiana (53-25), jumping out to a 9-0 lead in the first quarter and never looked back on their way to a 107-88 victory over the Pacers. Atlanta shot 56.2% from the field (41-of-73) and 44.4% from three (12-of-27) for the game, and they held the Pacers’ offense... »

Scouting Report: Indiana Pacers

By Robby Kalland

The Pacers — owners of the best record in the NBA — will return to Philips Arena Tuesday night to face the Hawks. In their first meeting of the season, also in Atlanta, the Hawks got a 97-87 victory behind a balanced scoring effort, led by 17 points from Kyle Korver. In that meeting,... »

Hawks End Losing Streak With Win Over NBA-Best Pacers

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks came into Wednesday on a three-game losing streak but dominated the Pacers, owners of the NBA’s best record, from the tip. The Hawks jumped out to a 12-0 lead in the first four and a half minutes of the game and never led by fewer than eight points after that. The Pacers,... »

Scouting Report: Indiana Pacers

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks have dropped three in a row and their next opponent, the Indiana Pacers, will be one of their toughest tests of the season. The Pacers are the top team in the NBA at 27-6 thanks in large part to their league-leading defense that allows just 88.6 points per game. Led by Paul George... »

Scouting Report: Indiana Pacers

By Jaryd Wilson

The Indiana Pacers will be good again this season. Really good. The team that pushed Miami to a seventh game in last year’s Eastern Conference Finals returns all five starters from a year ago and bolstered their bench this offseason. The familiar faces are back.  Roy Hibbert protects the rim as well as any... »

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... »