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Magic Number Now 1 For Hawks

By Jaryd Wilson

The Atlanta Hawks are on the brink of their seventh consecutive playoff appearance. After a dazzling defensive performance allowed them to get a win in Brooklyn despite five percent shooting from deep, the Hawks reduced their Magic Number to one.  Both Atlanta and New York have three games remaining, meaning the Knicks would need... »

Hawks Reduce Magic Number To 2

By Jaryd Wilson

The Atlanta Hawks came back to beat the Boston Celtics in thrilling fashion Wednesday night, finishing the game on a 25-8 run to turn a nine-point deficit into an eight-point win. In the process, they also stretched their lead over the idle New York Knicks to two games with four to play in the... »

Hawks’ Magic Number At Three After Sunday

By Jaryd Wilson

Sunday was a good day for the Atlanta Hawks. They came into the day ahead of the New York Knicks by one game for the eighth and final playoff spot, though that was a bit deceiving.  The Knicks had two more losses, and the Hawks are guaranteed to win the tiebreaker (conference record), so... »