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Hawks Cruise Past Lakers With Strong Second Half

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks fell behind by as many as 10 in the first quarter and were down 54-47 heading into the half after getting dominated on the glass 28-17. The Lakers, led by their frontcourt of Pau Gasol (11 points and nine boards) and Jordan Hill (13 points and six boards), worked the Hawks in the first half... »

Hawks vs. Lakers Game Preview

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (12-12) will be back in action at home Monday night against the Lakers (11-12). The Hawks will be looking to earn a split in the season series after a 105-103 loss to the Lakers in Los Angeles in the third game of the season. In that first meeting, the Lakers got big... »

Hawks Valiant Comeback Falls Short Against Lakers

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks came out flat on the road against the Lakers falling behind 33-22 after the first quarter. The Lakers shot 53.2% from the field and an incredible 8-of-13 (62.5%) from three (amazingly, all eight were made by different players) in the first half. The Hawks looked out of sorts on the defensive end... »

Scouting Report: Los Angeles Lakers

By Jaryd Wilson

After an emotion season-opening win over the crosstown rival Clippers, the Lakers have dropped their past two games and sit at 1-2 headed into Sunday’s game with the Hawks.  Los Angeles played a Tim Duncan-less Spurs team tough Friday night before falling on their home court. As we know, L.A. is without Kobe Bryant,... »

Scouting the Opposition: Memphis Grizzlies

By Micah Hart

For every home game this season, we’ll be gathering some intel on the opposing team from someone who knows them best — a team employee, a rival blogger, beat writer or broadcaster. For the Hawks’ home game Wednesday night against the Grizzlies, we reached out to Matt Moore, senior blogger for CBS Sports’ Eye on... »