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Hawks Split Season Series With Magic

By Jessica Taylor

The Outcome The Hawks evened the score with the Magic by picking up a 112-109 victory down in Orlando on Wednesday night. The division rivals split the season series 2-2. Hawks vs. Magic Photo Gallery Stats Highlights Rolling, Rolling, Rolling After scoring 71 points in the first half against Miami this past Wednesday, it’s... »

The Bright Future of Development: Understanding the NBA D-League, Its Usefulness, and Its Future (Part 1)

By Robby Kalland

Since its inception in 2001, the NBA Development League has gone from a fledgling league of eight teams to more than doubling in size to become a 17 team league with 14 teams with single NBA affiliates and three with multi-team affiliates that divide up the other 16 NBA teams. The Hawks are among... »

Mike Scott Hilariously Dancing Behind Interview

By Jaryd Wilson

Mike Scott continued his hilarious interviewbombing at the Atlanta Hawks’ shootaround Tuesday morning in Miami.  As has been the case all season, if there’s a camera rolling, his face will find it.  Check out the latest edition: In addition to being the culprit, Scott also fell victim to the interviewbombing sensation when teammates Jeff... »

Two Days Until the Atlanta Hawks’ Season

By Robby Kalland

We are counting down the days until the Hawks’ season-opener in Dallas by giving you 50 things to be excited about this year. With two days left, today’s reason is… Player Development The Hawks come into the 2013-14 season with a roster that has been in the league for an average of 4.3 NBA... »

Hawks Summer League Recap

By Jaryd Wilson

After taking a few days to step back and look at what the Hawks accomplished this summer, here’s my breakdown of each player: John Jenkins Jenkins had perhaps the most attention on him before the summer began.  Last season’s first-round pick was expected to be a leader of the group, and for the most... »

Preview: Hawks vs. Kings

By Jaryd Wilson

After a heartbreaking overtime loss to Portland yesterday, the Hawks will play their final Summer League game of 2013 tomorrow against the Sacramento Kings at 6 p.m. on NBA TV. Atlanta will look to end the summer on a positive note and build upon the success they had yesterday, particularly on the defensive end... »

Mike Scott Breaks Out vs. Spurs

By Jaryd Wilson

A few thoughts after tonight’s 96-87 loss to the Spurs: - Happy birthday Mike Scott!  As we closed in on July 16 on the east coast, Scott was playing as though his birthday started two hours earlier.  He scored a Hawks Summer League-high 27 points on 7-17 shooting and went a perfect 13-13 from the free... »

Preview: Hawks vs. Spurs

By Jaryd Wilson

After getting their first Summer League win last night, the Hawks are right back at it tonight against the Spurs at 10 p.m. on NBA TV. While there was significant improvement between games one and two for Atlanta, there’s still plenty to work on for tonight’s third and final game of pool play before... »

Hawks Tighten Up Defense In Win Over Heat

By Jaryd Wilson

A few thoughts on tonight’s 75-71 win over the Heat: - Quin Snyder was not happy with the defensive effort Friday against the Clippers.  Tonight, it looked as if the Hawks were a completely different team on that end of the floor.  They forced 30 Miami turnovers and limited the Heat to just 10... »

Preview: Hawks vs. Heat

By Jaryd Wilson

After a day of practice today, the Hawks are eager to get back on the court for game 2 of the Summer League schedule against the two-time defending NBA champion Miami Heat. Of course, LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh won’t be in uniform, but this is still a dangerous Heat team, particularly... »