Great effort, but Hawks still lose a tough one to the Heat 115-105.

D'Andre Hunter vs Miami Heat (courtesy of Atlanta Hawks/NBA.com) After being blown out in game 1, and down by double digits late in game 2, Atlanta looked like they were not ready for Miami the #1 seed in the East. But in the 4th quarter the Hawks began to show the type play that got … Continue reading Great effort, but Hawks still lose a tough one to the Heat 115-105.

Hawks crush Hornets 132-103. Have they found the formula to make a deep Postseason run?

The Atlanta Hawks seem to be rolling at just the right time. Much like last year, this team has chosen so far to be playing it's best at the end of the year when it counts. In their last few games the key to victory has been similar. 1) Play good defensively. 2) Have Trae … Continue reading Hawks crush Hornets 132-103. Have they found the formula to make a deep Postseason run?

Atlanta Hawks determination and defense dismantle Bucks 110-88 to tie series at 2-2

The Atlanta Hawks were again big underdogs on their home cout after being crushed in game 2 in Milwaukee and losing a winnable game 3 in Atlanta. But the biggest blow was the potential loss to injury of their super star Trae Young. The Sports world watched Young's virtuoso performances in this postseason including a … Continue reading Atlanta Hawks determination and defense dismantle Bucks 110-88 to tie series at 2-2

Hawks get outclassed by determined Sixers 127-111

Hawks lose game and homecoourt advantage in 127-111 loss to Sixers. The Hawks were hoping a return to Atlanta and a sold out State Farm Arena would be just what they needed to propel them to game 3 win over the 76ers. Instead Philly came out with energy and purpose early. This intensity kept the … Continue reading Hawks get outclassed by determined Sixers 127-111

Collins and Young shine but #AtlHawks lose another tough one at home

The San Antonio Spurs are playing for their playoff lives in the ultra competitive NBA Western division. Their opponent the Atlanta Hawks are (not) playing for a lottery pick. A mismatch? A blowout? Nope. Atlanta lead by their 2 young stars John Collins and Trae Young, plus strong play from their bench kept the game … Continue reading Collins and Young shine but #AtlHawks lose another tough one at home

The Comeback! Baze was ablaze in #Hawks incredible come from behind win vs #Mavs

Picture - hoopsrumors.com   The Atlanta Hawks used a dominating performance by popular G/F Kent Bazemore to win their home opener 111-104 over the stunned Dallas Mavericks. Kent Bazemore had his best game ever scoring a career high 32 points and was electric on both ends of the court.  Taurean Prince chipped in 24 more … Continue reading The Comeback! Baze was ablaze in #Hawks incredible come from behind win vs #Mavs

#Warriors must win to keep them in conversation as one of #NBA greatest teams

The Houston Rockets and the Golden State Warriors were the 2 best teams in the NBA on 2018 by a good margin. Yes Toronto won 60 games as they won the East. The Celtics before Kyrie Irving's injury looked dangerous in the East as did San Antonio in the West before they lost All Star … Continue reading #Warriors must win to keep them in conversation as one of #NBA greatest teams

#Hawks vs #Cavs – #Lebron Triple Double, #KyleKorver has huge night in 123-104 win

The Cavs came into the game just after shaking up the entire NBA with a virtual house cleaning. They traded away several players including former All stars D. Wade and Isaiah Thomas.  The Cavaliers were now like Atlanta. Playing with team full of players that no one knew. The good sized crowd seemed distracted. The … Continue reading #Hawks vs #Cavs – #Lebron Triple Double, #KyleKorver has huge night in 123-104 win

#Hawks find the clutch gene in win over #Spurs

Yes San Antonio did not have their best player Kawhi Leonard or veteran Manu Ginobli the ageless wonder. But Atlanta's 102-99  win over the Spurs is still noteworthy because of the way they won.  The Hawks finally closed out a tight game in which they led late. Dennis Schroder made the type plays you expect … Continue reading #Hawks find the clutch gene in win over #Spurs