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Hawks Season In Review: Paul Millsap

By Robby Kalland

In his first season with the Hawks, Paul Millsap quickly established himself as one of the team’s leaders in the locker room and on the court, earning his first career All-Star selection. He averaged 17.9 points, 8.5 rebounds, 3.1 assists, 1.7 steals, and 1.1 blocks in 33.5 minutes per game — setting career-highs in points... »

Most Retweeted Tweets of the Season

By Jaryd Wilson

We had a lot of fun with you on Twitter this season, and we thank you for that.  Here are the 10 tweets that you all retweeted most in 2013-14: 10)  A huge demand for the shirt with the new logo on it: It's #FreebieFriday! Remember those awesome shirts from last night? We're giving... »

Hawks Season In Review: Al Horford

By Robby Kalland

Note:  We use stats per 36 minutes instead of stats per game on the graphics.  The reason behind that is stats per 36 tell a more complete story of how a player did while he was on the court, as opposed to per game stats which averages a player’s stats based on the number... »

Hawks Season Review: Top 5 Games of 2013-14

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks were no strangers to close games this season, with 30 of their 82 games decided by 5 or fewer points, and also had some dominating performances sprinkled in along the way, so choosing the Top 5 games of this season was a difficult task. These are my personal choices, but these were... »

Hawks See 2013-14 as Foundation to Build Future On

By Robby Kalland

There was an air of optimism around exit interviews this week at Philips Arena. After an up-and-down season that ended with a loss to the Pacers in Game 7 of their first round series, the Hawks were in good spirits, knowing that a foundation had been laid for the future — a future they... »

Hawks Players Thank Fans In Tweets

By Jaryd Wilson

There’s no doubt Hawks players were bummed after a tough Game 7 loss to the Pacers in the playoffs, but they took time to thank fans for their support all season via Twitter: Proud of my Team. Fought hard all season with no excuses and we had a chance to advance in playoffs. We... »

Hawks Players Tweet Excitement After Game 5 Win

By Jaryd Wilson

There was plenty of Twitter buzz going around Monday night during and after the Atlanta Hawks’ 107-97 Game 5 win over the Indiana Pacers.  More to come on that on the Hawks Blog later, but here’s what the players had to say: Great win! Bench was the difference. @mikescott aka Migue was on fire.... »

Paul Millsap Pushing Hawks to Playoffs

By Robby Kalland

Heading into the playoffs the Hawks, who clinched their berth Saturday night, are playing some of their best basketball of the second half of the season, led by All-Star power forward Paul Millsap. Over the last eight games — where the Hawks are 6-2 — Millsap has led the way averaging 19.9 points, 11.8 rebounds,... »

Hawks Clinch Playoff Berth With Win Over Heat

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (37-43) clinched their seventh consecutive playoff berth — longest active streak in the Eastern Conference — with a 98-85 win over the Heat (54-26) at Philips Arena. The Hawks followed Jeff Teague‘s lead through the first three quarters as Teague posted a team-high 25 points, four steals, four rebounds, and three assists. In... »

Scouting Report: Detroit Pistons

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (34-42) will take on the Pistons (28-49) Tuesday night to make up for their game from February that was cancelled due to ice. The Hawks are coming off back-to-back wins, most recently a dominating 107-88 victory on the road over the Pacers. The Pistons got a win in their last game, beating... »