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“One of the best dunks I’ve seen in a long time”

By Jaryd Wilson

Hawks legend Dominique Wilkins cemented All-Star Saturday Night by starting what would be a unanimous vote for the best and final dunk of the evening. The Hall-of-Famer held up “East” to signify that he was voting for John Wall’s dunk in the Battle Round.  Magic Johnson and Julius Irving followed suit, giving Wall the... »

Hawks Fall In Coach Bud’s Return To San Antonio

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks stayed close throughout and had as much as an eight point lead in the third quarter, but the Spurs proved too much down the stretch on their way to a 102-100 victory. Tim Duncan turned back the clock and put up 23 points and 21 rebounds (six offensive) in his first 20-20 game since... »

Scouting Report: San Antonio Spurs

By Jaryd Wilson

The Hawks will play the Spurs Monday night as Atlanta head coach Mike Budenholzer makes his return to the arena where he coached under Gregg Popovich for 19 years.  The Spurs have a 14-3 record and lead the West, though they’ve lost two of three. Popovich has used his bench heavily so far this... »

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... »