This past NBA season, the Atlanta Hawks’ magnificent run had come to an abrupt halt when the Cleveland Cavaliers swept them in the Eastern Conference Finals. As of late, many were concerned that they might not be able to construct a team capable of achieving a similar level of success as their historic 2015-16 Season. But with the way things are going, the Hawks look to be in...
The Atlanta Hawks and Walter Tavares have agreed upon a multiyear contract.
Tavares was a 2014 second round pick by the Hawks.
Tavares, 7'3, has been played in Spain.
DeMarre Carroll made the announcement on social media Wednesday that he is heading to Toronto to play for head coach Dwane Casey and the Raptors. #WeThe North I will be playing for Toronto Raptors next year!!!! I'm Blessed for this Opportunity!… https://t.co/pBK6NvRVcE — DeMarre Carroll (@DeMarreCarroll1) July 1, 2015 #WeTheNorth I will be playing for...Read More
The Atlanta Hawks may have lost starting forward DeMarre Carroll to the Toronto Raptors in free agency earlier on Wednesday, but they were able to hang on to All-Star Paul Millsap.
According to multiple media reports, the Hawks have signed Millsap to a three-year deal worth $59 million. This comes just hours after the forward was reportedly expressing serious interest in joining...
The Atlanta Hawks are without question in need of making some moves in free agency after losing DeMarre Carroll to the Toronto Raptors. Paul Millsap is their other key free agent, and the Orlando Magic are putting the full-court press on stealing him away. According to a report from Michael Scotto, Millsap is leaning towards re-signing with the Hawks.
Paul Millsap is leaning towards...
For the first time in his career, 29-year-old wing DeMarre Carroll entered free agency with leverage. And he took advantage of the situation, too, signing a lucrative deal with the Torono Raptors on the first day of free agency.
Carroll and the Raptors reportedly agreed to a four-year, $60 million deal on Wednesday.
Carroll was one the NBA's biggest bargain contracts after signing...
Power forward Paul Millsap is to choose between the Orlando Magic and the Atlanta Hawks.
Millsap was offered a four-year $80 million deal from the Magic after meeting with them late last night, according to Chris Broussard.
Sources: @Paulmillsap4 met w/Orlando last night, was offered Mac 4 yr, $80 million deal. Millsap will decide Btwn ATL & Orl.
— Chris Broussard (@Chris_Broussard...
Unrestricted free agent Paul Millsap has already narrowed down his choices to two teams, according to TNT’s David Aldridge.
Millsap, an All-Star power forward in each of the last two seasons for the Atlanta Hawks, will choose between his recent team and the Orlando Magic.
Boom: Paul Millsap met with Orlando Magic in Atlanta at 12:01 last night, high interest between both. Will...
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Knicks fan rejoiced Thursday night as they acquired the 19th overall pick, Jerian Grant, in a trade that sent woefully inconsistent shooting guard Tim Hardaway Jr. to the Atlanta Hawks. While many criticized Mike Budenholzer and the front office for trading a high caliber draft selection for a player who...
ATLANTA (AP) Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver is expected to be ready for the start of training camp following surgery to remove loose bodies in his right elbow.
The Hawks say Tuesday's surgery was performed in New York by Dr. David Altchek.
It is the third surgery since March for the 34-year-old Korver, the team's starting shooting guard and 3-point specialist. He had surgery for...
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ATLANTA (AP) Pero Antic is returning to Europe following two seasons with the Atlanta Hawks, most spent as a backup power forward and center.
The 6-foot-11 Antic, born in Skopje, Yugoslavia, has signed a two-year deal with Fenerbahce of the Euroleague. The team announced the signing.
Antic averaged 5.7 points and 3.7 rebounds in 63 games, including only three starts, as the Hawks...
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ATLANTA (AP) Hawks guard Kyle Korver will undergo his third surgery since March when a specialist removes loose bodies from his right elbow on Tuesday.
Korver had surgery for a broken nose three months ago and earlier this month surgeons repaired ligament damage in his right ankle.
The 34-year-old is still wearing a boot. He said last week that he expects to be ready by training...
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Atlanta Hawks sharpshooter Kyle Korver will undergo his second surgery of the offseason on Tuesday.
The veteran guard will have surgery on his right elbow, the team announced. The surgery will remove "loose bodies" in the elbow, an issue that bothered Korver during the 2014-15 season.
The surgery is being performed by Dr. David Altchek at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New...
Atlanta Hawks big man Pero Antic will return to play basketball overseas after two NBA seasons, according to multiple reports.
Antic, who was a restricted free agent for Atlanta, has a deal in place with Fenerbahce in the Turkish Basketball League. The deal is expected to be formalized in the coming days.
The 6-foot-11 Antic averaged 6.3 points and 3.5 rebounds per game in his two...
After so many days and weeks of palpable buzz, the 2015 NBA Draft dramatically underwhelmed, from a pure entertainment value, with its incredible lack of trades. There were no trades involving players selected in the lottery—none of the lottery picks had been exchanged before draft night, either—and the few NBA veterans who were traded were role players.
The general lack of...
Tim Hardaway Jr. is on the move. The former Wolverine will play his third year in the NBA for the Atlanta Hawks, according to a report by Adrian Wojnarowski.
The Knicks traded Hardaway during Thursday night’s NBA Draft to the Hawks for the rights to first round draft pick Jerian Grant.
Hardaway averaged 9.7 points, 1.9 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game in his second season in...
VIDEO: The Atlanta Hawks unveiled to the world their new uniforms for next season. Some love and some hate, but do you understand the story behind it?
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Last night was a typical night that I usually endure in my life. Struggling to go to sleep, watching re-runs of Family Guy late at night hoping maybe Peter Griffin’s very distinct laugh could possibly soothe me to sleep. Just before I fell asleep, I heard a message go off on my phone, as messages often do, no matter what time of night. Typically I try to avoid these messages, because...
Nobody can accuse the Atlanta Hawks of lacking creativity in the designing of their new uniforms.
The official unveiling of the Hawks’ revamped unis is set for Wednesday, but the Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution got his hands on some images of them one day early.
As you can see, the Hawks have ditched their red, white and blue color scheme for...
Fresh off the Los Angeles Clippers insulting the fashion sense of every NBA fan, the Atlanta Hawks are apparently ready to fall in line.
The Atlanta-Journal Constitution provided us with a preview of the team’s unconscionable new uniforms, which are set to be unveiled Wednesday.
Be prepared, they are absolutely horrendous:
We have absolutely no idea what to do with these. Is...
Danny Ferry’s time with the Atlanta Hawks has officially come to an end, as the team announced the buyout of the general manager’s contract Monday.
Although the exact amount and details of the buyout were not released, league sources say it will include an amount greater than the balance of Ferry’s current contract, which has three additional years remaining. Hawks’ current...
The Atlanta Hawks had a big year making it to the Eastern Conference Finals and landed a new owner. Now they’ve also updated their logos….
Welcome to the Club! Today we unveil our new logo, and the story behind it: http://t.co/o9Njk0JuKH #TrueToAtlanta pic.twitter.com/nhlmEYYQNw
— Atlanta Hawks (@ATLHawks) June 1, 2015
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Atlanta Hawks shooting guard Kyle Korver will miss the remainder of the NBA playoffs and will undergo further tests on his right ankle injury that will determine if surgery is necessary. Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution is first to report the news of Korver who left Friday night’s Game 2 with an ankle injury.
BREAKING: Kyle Korver is OUT for the remainder...
One particular Hawks fan in attendance for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals at Philips Arena really wanted to meet Shaquille O’Neal.
Wednesday was her lucky night, as the fan was given the opportunity to snap a selfie with Shaq after the game during Inside the NBA. The seven-footer even surprised her with a kiss.
The fan was so excited that she burst into tears.
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DeMarre Carroll suffered what appeared to be a serious knee injury during the fourth quarter of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals Wednesday against the Cavaliers. Carroll was driving to the basket and picked up his dribble as he headed to the hoop with about four minutes left in the game. It’s unclear whether...Read More