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Hawks Comeback To Beat the Bucks

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks fell behind by as many as 13 points in the first half, but fought back in the second half to get a 102-97 win behind strong point guard play from Jeff Teague and Dennis Schröder and a flurry of fourth quarter points from Kyle Korver. Teague led the Hawks with 22 points on 70% shooting... »

Scouting Report: Milwaukee Bucks

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (27-35) snapped their five-game losing streak as they closed out their west coast road trip with a win over the Jazz Monday night. Atlanta will look to string together consecutive victories for the first time since January 31-February 1 when the Bucks (13-51) come to Philips Arena on Thursday night. This will... »

Breaking Bud Part Three: The Frontcourt

By Robby Kalland

While the Hawks backcourt features some familiar faces, the frontcourt has a very new look to it. Al Horford returns for his seventh season with the Hawks but has a very different supporting cast around him. Gone are the veterans he grew up in the organization with like Josh Smith and Zaza Pachulia, and... »

23 Days Until the Atlanta Hawks’ Season

By Jaryd Wilson

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 23 days left, today’s reason is… Hawks 6th Man The Hawks will again have one of the most passion groups of “superfans” this season when the 6th Man return to... »

39 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 39 days left, today’s is… Drew and Pachulia’s Return With a number of roster moves this offseason the Hawks will have many homecomings this season, including the return of Larry... »

Top 10 Hawks Matchups – #7: Larry Drew and Zaza Pachulia Return to Atlanta

By Robby Kalland

The seventh game in our countdown is the Milwaukee Bucks’ lone trip to Philips Arena this season on March 13, which will be the first return of former Hawks center Zaza Pachulia and former Hawks head coach Larry Drew (along with former assistants Bob Bender and Nick Van Exel) to Philips Arena. The Bucks... »

Postgame Thoughts: Ivan Shines In Win Over Magic

By Micah Hart

A few thoughts coming up on the Hawks’ 97-88 win over the Magic Saturday night at Philips Arena: – Chalk one up for perseverance. A night after the Hawks’ bench players scored 60 points in the loss in Boston, Ivan Johnson came off the bench to match his career high with 21 points. Oh,... »

Postgame Thoughts: Third Unit Gives Hawks Lift Despite Loss

By Jaryd Wilson

A few thoughts after tonight’s 100-94 loss to the Pacers: - How about the energy the Hawks’ third unit brought tonight?  The combination of Shelvin Mack, DeShawn Stevenson, John Jenkins, Ivan Johnson and Mike Scott helped turn a 22-point fourth quarter lead to just four.  The first two units couldn’t find a rhythm tonight,... »

Postgame Thoughts: Hawks Show Heart In Must-Win

By Jaryd Wilson

A few thoughts after tonight’s 96-92 win over the Lakers: - We knew this would be a tough game without Jeff Teague, Josh Smith, DeShawn Stevenson and Zaza Pachulia, and it certainly was. The Lakers came from 14 down to take the lead in the second half, but this was truly a team win... »

Postgame Thoughts: Hawks Happy to be Home

By Jaryd Wilson

A few thoughts after tonight’s 107-96 win over the 76ers: - Boy did the Hawks need to get home.  After three straight tough road losses, Atlanta bounced back in the comforts of Philips Arena nicely.  They had a few advantages – the Sixers coming off a back-to-back and having injuries to Nick Young and... »