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Hawks Players Practice English Accents

By Jaryd Wilson

The Atlanta Hawks will travel to London next week for a matchup with the Brooklyn Nets as part of the NBA Global Games. To prepare, Hawks players have been getting used to British customs.  They were quizzed on British slang and played futbol with the local Atlanta club.  But walking and talking are two... »

Atlanta Hawks Play Soccer

By Jaryd Wilson

In advance of the Atlanta Hawks’ Jan. 16 game against the Brooklyn Nets in London, the team decided to get an early start on British customs.  One of the things the UK is widely known for is soccer (as us Americans call it), so the team brought in Atlanta Silverbacks goalkeeper Eric Ati and... »

Top 10 Hawks Matchups: #5. Hawks Take on Brooklyn in London

By Robby Kalland

The Brooklyn Nets will not make a trip to the Highlight Factory this season because the lone “home” game for the Hawks against them will take place in London on Jan. 16. The Nets had an active summer, trading for Kevin Garnett and Paul Pierce, as well as signing Andrei Kirilenko in free agency... »