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Watch Hawks Dennis Scott, Marcus Eriksson knock down shots from way, way deep

It's important to get as much work in as possible during the summer to prepare for the upcoming NBA season and to improve one's game. Rest and relaxation are vital, too, but the offseason is one of the few times that players can be in the gym with no interruptions from the grueling schedule. That's true for Atlanta Hawks guard Dennis Scott and second-round pick Marcus Eriksson....
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Hawks’ Mike Scott charged with felony drug possession

Consider Mike Scott likely gone from the Atlanta Hawks, and perhaps his NBA career over. Scott, a second round pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, was recently arrested and is facing felony drug charges; it is not a minor incident either. Scott was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Antonn Imhotep Scott, believed to be related to Scott, that did not immediately yield to Banks County police...

Hawks' Thabo Sefolosha: Making progress, but 'too early' to talk return

The Atlanta Hawks and wing Thabo Sefolosha had a lot to celebrate leading up to the night of Sefolosha's incident with the NYPD. That hasn't been the case since. But Sefolosha is on the road to recovery, which should give Atlanta reason to cheer.Sefolosha told Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution that his health improves daily, but the time isn't yet right to talk...
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Dennis Schroder makes epic trick shot from gymnasium stands

Since we’re officially in the offseason, many players are using their time to work on their trick shots and one of them happens to be Hawks guard Dennis Schroder. Recently, Schroder decided to take a long-distance shot from the sixth row of seats at a gymnasium and was able to make it look simple: .@DennisMike93 made this shot from the 6th row! — Atlanta...
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The Atlanta Hawks remain great after uneventful offseason

The Atlanta Hawks have managed to pull off a very successful, yet almost uneventful, offseason this year. In fact, the announcement of their new uniforms this month was the most popular Hawks’ news of the offseason. The Atlanta Hawks, who had the best record in the Eastern Conference last season, have largely remained the same team as last year. This lead many people to believe...
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Hawks' Al Horford announces he'll sit out FIBA Americas tournament

Injuries derailed the Atlanta Hawks' season in the end. And that means this summer is all about healing, rest and recuperation for Atlanta's most important players.To that end, Hawks center Al Horford announced on Twitter on Tuesday that he would not be joining the Dominican Republic's national team at the FIBA Americas tournament. The tournament tips off on August 31 in Mexico City...
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Offseason Review: Atlanta Hawks

The Atlanta Hawks were the surprise of the NBA during the 14-15 season. They raced out to one of the league's best records and finished atop the Eastern Conference in the regular season. A successful season was ended by a combination of untimely injuries and a very good Cleveland Cavaliers' squad in the Eastern Conference Finals. The Hawks entered the offseason with a good amount...
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Atlanta Hawks Projected 2015-2016 Lineup

The Atlanta Hawks, fresh off their greatest season in franchise history, head into the 2015-2016 season with a very large chip on their shoulders. After winning 60 games – the second best record in the NBA – and making the Eastern Conference Finals for the first time, the expectations are high to repeat a similar success and few are expecting Atlanta to reach it. However, the...

Atlanta Hawks Top Ten best plays from 2014-15 season

After having one of the best overall seasons in franchise history, the Atlanta Hawks came up only one series of making the NBA Finals. With returning players like Jeff Teague, Al Horford, Kyle Korver, and Paul Millsap, it seems that the Hawks will have a chance to make a championship run in the upcoming season. Check out some of their best plays from last season in the below video...
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Atlanta Hawks Offseason- Love It/Like It/Hate It

(Dec. 29, 2014 – Source: Stacy Revere/Getty Images North America) By Christopher Kline: Staff Writer at Hoopstuff… The Atlanta Hawks offseason was characterized by their decision to re-sign Paul Millsap, which inevitably led to the departure of former starting small forward DeMarre Carroll. Atlanta also managed to add some intriguing bench pieces throughout the offseason as...
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Hawks Sign Lamar Patterson, Terran Petteway To Camp Deals

The Atlanta Hawks have signed Lamar Patterson and Terran Petteway to partially guaranteed two-year minimum contracts. Patterson averaged 13.1 points, 5.1 rebounds, 3.4 assists and 1.6 steals in 25.9 minutes in Summer League. “That’s the plan, that’s the goal,” Patterson said recently of a potential roster spot. “That’s why you play sports. You want there to be a battle...
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Atlanta Hawks: Atlanta’s Offseason Grade

(May 19, 2015 – Source: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images North America) By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Players Added: Tiago Splitter (Trade), Tim Hardaway Jr. (Trade), Justin Holiday (two seasons, 2 million), Walter Tavares (three seasons, 3 million) No Longer Hawks: DeMarre Carroll Players Re-Signed: Paul Millsap (three seasons, 59 million) I just want to start this...
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MLB is open to expansion and so much more

Yesterday, before the All-Star Game, Commissioner Rob Manfred was doing his typical “state of the union” luncheon with the BBWAA. It was pretty much all the standard talking points you’d expect from him: fan safety improvements, progress on the pace of play, making instant replay reviews faster and how the league is open to the idea of expansion. WHAAAAAAAAAA??????...
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Ex-Cavs player being sued for stealing from grease trap biz

Former Cavalier Tyrone Hill may have gotten himself caught in a greasy grease trap trap. The ex-power forward is being sued for allegedly committing fraud and stealing from Greasers, an Atlanta-based commercial restaurant grease trap business he has 49 percent ownership in. The company is seeking at least $2 million in damages, according to Robert Littal of BlackSportsOnline. ...
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Atlanta Hawks poised for another sensational season

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...
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Raptors signing Carroll is shrewdest move of free agency

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!… — DeMarre Carroll (@DeMarreCarroll1) July 1, 2015 #WeTheNorth I will be playing for...Read More
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July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Hawks Re-Sign Paul Millsap to Three-Year Contract

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...
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July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Paul Millsap to Decide Between Hawks, Magic

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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July 01, 2015  |  Discuss

The Hawks trade for Hardaway is a rare move for the team

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...
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June 27, 2015  |  Discuss

VIDEO: The Story Behind The Atlanta Hawks Uniform Redesign

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? The post VIDEO: The Story Behind The Atlanta Hawks Uniform Redesign appeared first on The Sports Fan Journal.
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June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Hawks' new uniforms leaked, feature neon green, wild pattern

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. Woah. As you can see, the Hawks have ditched their red, white and blue color scheme for...
June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

LOOK: Atlanta Hawks Fail Miserably with New Jerseys

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...
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June 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Atlanta Hawks unveil new logo

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: #TrueToAtlanta — Atlanta Hawks (@ATLHawks) June 1, 2015   The post Look: Atlanta Hawks unveil new logo...
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June 01, 2015  |  Discuss

After sweep by Cavaliers, what's next for the Hawks?

This past January, the Atlanta Hawks looked to be leaders of an NBA revolution. Without a superstar or even many years together, they were working...
Via Athlon Sports
May 27, 2015  |  Discuss

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