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Dominique Wilkins and Karl Malone are BFFs

By Jaryd Wilson

Karl Malone, who works part-time as a coach for the Utah Jazz’s big men, attended Monday’s Jazz game against the Atlanta Hawks.  He and Hawks color commentator Dominique Wilkins (arguably the greatest players in their respective franchises’ histories) are friends,  and they obviously have a good relationship.  Here’s them before the game: 'Nique and... »

Happy Homecoming For Korver, Millsap and Carroll

By Jaryd Wilson

Kyle Korver had a game-high 26 points, Paul Millsap added 23 and DeMarre Carroll finished with 11 as the three former Jazz players led their current team, the Atlanta Hawks, to a much-needed 112-110 win in Utah Monday. Hawks vs. Jazz Photo Gallery Stats Highlights Jazz Players Return Former Players’ Tribute The win is... »

Jazz Show Former Players Lots of Love

By Jaryd Wilson

The Utah Jazz sure know how to make their former players feel welcome. Hosting the Atlanta Hawks Monday night for the first time since new Hawks Paul Millsap and DeMarre Carroll left Utah, the team did plenty to show the two, as well as former Jazz guard Kyle Korver, that the franchise appreciated what... »

Paul Millsap, DeMarre Carroll and Kyle Korver All Return To Utah

By Jaryd Wilson

When the Atlanta Hawks tip off against the Utah Jazz on Monday night, it will mark the first time Paul Millsap and DeMarre Carroll have played in their old stomping grounds since leaving the team this summer.  Millsap spent his first seven seasons as a member of the Jazz before signing with Atlanta this... »

Scouting Report: Utah Jazz

By Jaryd Wilson

The Hawks will look to salvage the final game of what has been a winless road trip so far when they face the Utah Jazz in Salt Lake City Monday night. It’s been a rough season for the Jazz; one that most knew would be rough, after the team let big men Al Jefferson... »

Hawks Roll Past Jazz For Third Consecutive Win

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (15-12) won their third game in a row with a dominant 118-85 win over the Jazz (7-22) behind 25 points off the bench from “Chicken Man” Lou Williams and 23 points from Al Horford. The Hawks were rolling from the start, taking a 30-16 lead after the first quarter, and stayed hot all game,... »

Hawks vs. Jazz Game Preview and Q&A With David Locke

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (14-12) host the Jazz (7-21) tonight at Philips Arena as they look to continue their great play at home this week after wins over the Lakers and Kings. The Jazz are a very young team that has struggled to start the season which has landed them in the 15th spot in the... »

42 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 42 days left, today’s is… Bakersfield Jam The Bakersfield Jam are the NBA Developmental League affiliate of the Atlanta Hawks, shared with four other teams (Phoenix Suns, Toronto Raptors, Utah... »

Postgame Thoughts: Horford’s Tear Continues With Career Night

By Jaryd Wilson

A few thoughts after tonight’s 102-91 win over the Jazz: - Al Horford continues to be the hottest big man in the NBA.  His career-high 34-point night bumps his average to 25.4 points per game over his last seven games, six of which have been Hawks wins.  He’s also shooting 68 percent from the... »