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Pacers Dominate Second Half, Tie Series With Hawks

By Robby Kalland

The Pacers (1-1) jumped out to a 7-0 lead early, but the Hawks (1-1) — like in Game 1 — answered the bell and led by as many as 11 in the second quarter and were up 52-48 at the half. Unfortunately for the Hawks, the third quarter had to happen, and the Pacers... »

Game 2 Scouting Report: Hawks vs. Pacers

By Jaryd Wilson

After the Atlanta Hawks took Game 1 on the Indiana Pacers’ home floor, both teams had two days to look at film and make necessary adjustments before Game 2. For the Hawks, all indications are they’ll be doing what they’ve been doing all year, including Game 1.  Head Coach Mike Budenholzer said there are... »

Monday Practice Report: Hawks Focused On Themselves, Not Pacers

By Jaryd Wilson

The Atlanta Hawks held practice at Banker’s Life Fieldhouse Monday morning, and the message was the same: Respect the opponent, but focus on ourselves.  Here are some notes from Monday: - Coach Bud said the focus continues to be on what the Hawks are doing, not what Indiana is doing.  ”We need to stick... »

Practice Report: Hawks Looking To Improve On Game 1

By Jaryd Wilson

The Atlanta Hawks were back to work Sunday afternoon, holding about an hour-long practice to review Game 1 and continue to improve going into Game 2.  Here are some notes: - Head Coach Mike Budenholzer said he thinks his team can play better.  He was happy with the competitiveness of the group but said... »

Hawks Take Game 1 In Indiana

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (1-0) were able to win Game 1 of their first round matchup with the Pacers (0-1) 101-93 thanks to a dominating third quarter and a game-high 28 points and five assists from Jeff Teague. Atlanta also got 25 points and eight rebounds from Paul Millsap. Hawks vs. Pacers Photo Gallery Stats Highlights The game went... »

Game 1 Scouting Report – Hawks vs. Pacers

By Jaryd Wilson

The Indiana Pacers and Atlanta Hawks will kick off their playoff series Saturday in Indianapolis.  Both teams will be looking to win the all important Game 1 and set the tone for the series. The Pacers will have the home crowd behind them, but the Hawks have been there before.  Saturday will be just... »

Hawks-Pacers Playoffs Series Preview

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks will take on the Pacers in the first round of the NBA Playoffs for the second consecutive season. The two teams split their four regular season matchups, each team winning one game at home and one on the road. The Hawks will look to become the first eighth seed to defeat a... »

Hawks Will Play Pacers In First Round

By Jaryd Wilson

The Atlanta Hawks know who their first round opponent will be. The Miami Heat lost to the Washington Wizards Monday night, giving the Indiana Pacers the top spot in the Eastern Conference and a first round date with Atlanta. It will be the second straight season the teams meet in the first round of... »

Hawks Dominate Pacers in Indiana

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (34-42) came out hot in Indiana (53-25), jumping out to a 9-0 lead in the first quarter and never looked back on their way to a 107-88 victory over the Pacers. Atlanta shot 56.2% from the field (41-of-73) and 44.4% from three (12-of-27) for the game, and they held the Pacers’ offense... »

Scouting Report: Indiana Pacers

By Jaryd Wilson

The Hawks head to Indiana to face the struggling Pacers in a game that means a lot for both teams. For Indiana, wins are a must if they hope to catch the Miami Heat in the race for home-court advantage.  The Pacers currently sit one game back in the loss column, and if last... »