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Healthy Hawks Poised To Make Run

By Jaryd Wilson

The Atlanta Hawks have been crippled with injuries in 2014.  The bug actually started late in 2013 with season-ending injuries to Al Horford and John Jenkins, but they really started to take their toll in late January.  Pero Antic’s injury was followed by injuries to DeMarre Carroll, Jeff Teague, Gustavo Ayon and Paul Millsap,... »

Scouting Report: Los Angeles Clippers

By Jaryd Wilson

The Hawks head into the second game of a back-to-back against the red-hot Clippers, who have won six straight games and are pounding opponents, most recently a 46-point win over their L.A. rivals. All-Star Blake Griffin is leading the way for the Clippers with 24 points per game on 53 percent shooting.  Griffin always... »

Hawks Acquire Antawn Jamison From Clippers

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks were quiet during the NBA trade deadline but made a late move to acquire former All-Star Antawn Jamison from the Los Angeles Clippers in exchange of the rights to 2005 draft pick Cenk Akyol. A couple big moves came across towards the end of the deadline, but in all, the trade deadline was... »

Hawks Cruise Past Clippers As Kyle Ties All-Time Three-Point Streak

By Robby Kalland

Kyle Korver wasted no time tying Dana Barros’ record of 89 consecutive games with a three-pointer, knocking down a triple on the first Hawks’ possession of the game. Korver showed no ill-effects from his rib injury that held him out of the last four games, as he went 8-of-12 from the field and 6-of-9... »

Hawks/Clippers Preview: Containing Chris Paul

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks will look to rebound tonight from their tough 102-100 loss on the road to the Spurs, but the task does not get any easier as Chris Paul and the 12-6 Clippers come into Atlanta. Paul is the NBA’s leading assist man, averaging 12.1 assists per game, and is averaging 18.9 points per game... »

Coming to Philips: The Best of the West

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks have their biggest stretch of home games of the season coming up in early December as they will play seven home games (out of eight overall) from Dec. 4-20. In that stretch are three of the marquee home games of the year as Atlanta plays host to the Clippers (Dec. 4), Thunder... »

42 Days 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 42 days left, today’s is… Bakersfield Jam The Bakersfield Jam are the NBA Developmental League affiliate of the Atlanta Hawks, shared with four other teams (Phoenix Suns, Toronto Raptors, Utah... »

Top 10 Hawks Matchups – #8: Clippers Come To Atlanta

By Robby Kalland

The eighth matchup in our countdown is the Los Angeles Clippers’ first and only visit to Philips Arena on Dec. 4. Last year, the Hawks split the season series with the Clippers with each team winning at home. Both teams have new coaches and some fresh faces on the rosters, but each figure to... »

Hawks’ Rookies Get First Taste of NBA Action

By Jaryd Wilson

A few thoughts on tonight’s 90-83 loss to the Clippers: The end result was a loss, but there’s plenty to be excited about if you’re a Hawks fan.  The only logical place to start is with John Jenkins, who scored 24 points on 11-23 shooting and hit two threes.  Just about all 23 shots... »

Preview: Hawks vs. Clippers

By Jaryd Wilson

The day is finally here!  After five practices in a three-day period, the 13 Hawks on the Summer League roster are eager to get into action, and many will get their first taste of NBA action at 6 p.m. tonight against the Clippers on NBA TV. The Clippers, like the Hawks, have had a... »