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Postgame Thoughts: Hawks Show Heart In Must-Win

By Jaryd Wilson

A few thoughts after tonight’s 96-92 win over the Lakers: - We knew this would be a tough game without Jeff Teague, Josh Smith, DeShawn Stevenson and Zaza Pachulia, and it certainly was. The Lakers came from 14 down to take the lead in the second half, but this was truly a team win... »

Postgame Thoughts: Hawks Happy to be Home

By Jaryd Wilson

A few thoughts after tonight’s 107-96 win over the 76ers: - Boy did the Hawks need to get home.  After three straight tough road losses, Atlanta bounced back in the comforts of Philips Arena nicely.  They had a few advantages – the Sixers coming off a back-to-back and having injuries to Nick Young and... »

Postgame Thoughts: Hawks Can’t Keep Up With Running Nuggets

By Jaryd Wilson

A few thoughts after tonight’s 104-88 loss to the Nuggets: - This was a recipe set up for disaster from the get-go.  The Hawks were coming off a road game against one of the hottest teams in basketball in Los Angeles, had to fly into Denver in the middle of the night, turn around... »

Postgame thoughts: Hawks can’t stop Pacers home streak

By Jaryd Wilson

A few thoughts after tonight’s 114-103 loss to the Pacers: - After scoring 104 points in New York in their last road game, the Hawks put up 103 tonight.  Scoring triple digits against two good defensive teams on the road is an encouraging sign, even if both resulted in losses. - The Hawks have... »

Postgame thoughts: Hawks escape with win over Raptors

By Jaryd Wilson

A few thoughts on tonight’s 93-92 win over the Raptors: - What a game!  The short-handed Raptors, who found out just hours before tip that Ed Davis and Jose Calderon were no longer on the team following a trade, had an inspired effort.  The Hawks never could quite get in the flow of the... »