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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 Drop Game 6 as Pacers Tie Series 3-3

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (3-3) weren’t able to get enough baskets late as the Pacers’ defense tightened up to get a 95-88 victory and force a Game 7 back in Indiana on Saturday. Paul George — 24 points, eight rebounds, and three assists — and David West — 24 points, 11 rebounds, six assists, two steals — led the Pacers... »

Hawks Take 3-2 Series Lead With Win In Indiana

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (3-2) got a 107-97 victory on the road against the Pacers (2-3) thanks to a dominant 41-19 second quarter performance led by Mike Scott and Shelvin Mack. The Hawks trailed after the first quarter by one, but Scott’s 17 points and Mack’s 13 off the bench in the second quarter lifted them to a... »

Teague Leads Hawks to Game 3 Win, 2-1 Series Lead Over Pacers

By Robby Kalland

Jeff Teague exploded in the second half for 15 points and five assists on his way to a 22-point, 10-assist night to lead the Hawks (2-1) to a 98-85 victory in Game 3. Kyle Korver found his stroke in the second half as well, hitting 3-of-4 from the three-point line, including a four-point play, for... »

Pacers Dominate Second Half, Tie Series With Hawks

By Robby Kalland

The Pacers (1-1) jumped out to a 7-0 lead early, but the Hawks (1-1) — like in Game 1 — answered the bell and led by as many as 11 in the second quarter and were up 52-48 at the half. Unfortunately for the Hawks, the third quarter had to happen, and the Pacers... »

Hawks Beat Bucks In Regular Season Finale

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (38-44) finished off their regular season with a 111-103 win in Milwaukee over the Bucks (15-67). The Hawks rested Paul Millsap (thumb) and played the rest of their starters about 20 minutes each — DeMarre Carroll looked good in his 22 minutes with 13 points on 6-of-9 shooting along with four assists and... »

Hawks Fall at Buzzer to Bobcats

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (37-44) played a hard-fought game with a short-handed lineup, but came up just short as the Bobcats (42-39) got a 95-93 win on a Chris Douglas-Roberts floater at the buzzer. The Hawks were resting three starters — Paul Millsap, DeMarre Carroll, and Kyle Korver — for the game and had Jeff Teague and Pero Antic sit the fourth... »

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... »

Hawks Come Back In Fourth To Beat Celtics

By Robby Kalland

The Hawks (35-43) started out on fire, shooting 77.8% (14-of-18) from the field in the first quarter, but went cold on offense for the next two and a half quarters. Down nine in the fourth quarter, the Hawks went on a furious 19-3 run to take the lead for good on their way to... »

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... »