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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... »

Short-Handed Hawks Lose in Indiana

By Robby Kalland

The short-handed Hawks (25-27) lost their sixth straight game as the Pacers (41-12) dominated the first and third quarters on their way to a 108-98 victory. The Pacers jumped out to a 31-9 lead in the first quarter thanks to a 13-of-14 shooting start, and they took advantage of seven early Hawks turnovers to... »

Scouting Report: Indiana Pacers

By Jaryd Wilson

The timing of the All-Star break couldn’t have been better for the Hawks, who lost their last five games of the first half and needed the long weekend to rest, regroup and get healthy. Unfortunately, the timing and luck aren’t always shining at the same time.  Atlanta opens the second half of the season... »

Scouting Report: Indiana Pacers

By Robby Kalland

The Pacers — owners of the best record in the NBA — will return to Philips Arena Tuesday night to face the Hawks. In their first meeting of the season, also in Atlanta, the Hawks got a 97-87 victory behind a balanced scoring effort, led by 17 points from Kyle Korver. In that meeting,... »

Hawks End Losing Streak With Win Over NBA-Best Pacers

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks came into Wednesday on a three-game losing streak but dominated the Pacers, owners of the NBA’s best record, from the tip. The Hawks jumped out to a 12-0 lead in the first four and a half minutes of the game and never led by fewer than eight points after that. The Pacers,... »

Scouting Report: Indiana Pacers

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks have dropped three in a row and their next opponent, the Indiana Pacers, will be one of their toughest tests of the season. The Pacers are the top team in the NBA at 27-6 thanks in large part to their league-leading defense that allows just 88.6 points per game. Led by Paul George... »

Hawks Fall In Playoff Rematch

By Jaryd Wilson

By Robby Kalland Lead Writer for the Atlanta Hawks The Hawks fell 107-89 to the Pacers in a game that got away from them in the late third and fourth quarter. The starting unit came out strong and answered Coach Bud’s challenge from the previous night when he said he wanted to see the... »