AtlantaHawks

  • Lebron James Steals the show and wins game over the Hawks!

    1 of 7 Los Angeles Lakers’ Tyson Chandler, right, celebrates with teammate LeBron James after Chandler blocked a shot from Atlanta Hawks’ Trae Young as time expired in the NBA basketball game Sunday, Nov. 11, 2018, in Los Angeles. Los Angeles won 107-106. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez) LOS ANGELES...
  • Grant Hill Honored by Atlanta Hawks With 33 HBCU Scholarships

    (Photo: AP)   Basketball star Grant Hill, now an Atlanta Hawks’ executive, recently got  inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame and not only was he honored, but the Hawks decided to award scholarships to three Atlanta University Center institutions because of Hill. “The Hawks are honoring Hill’s...
  • Vince Carter signs for Atlanta Hawks for his 20th season!

    Vince Carter’s 20th season in the NBA will be with the Atlanta Hawks. Atlanta will be the former Air Canada’s eighth club and he will sign for the league’s veteran minimum, according to ESPN. There was a decent chance Carter would return to the Toronto Raptors, the team he is...
  • Mike Budenholzer out as coach of Atlanta Hawks

    ATLANTA (AP) – Mike Budenholzer wanted to coach elsewhere. The Atlanta Hawks finally agreed it’s a good idea. The Hawks and Budenholzer mutually agreed to part ways Wednesday in a move announced by the team in a three-sentence statement. The decision was not totally unexpected as Budenholzer was granted...
  • March Madness: Sweet 16 fanfare descends upon Atlanta

    ATLANTA — Expect to see a lot of college basketball fans in downtown Atlanta on Thursday ahead of the Sweet 16 later in the evening at Philips Arena. The road to Atlanta started with a dramatic finish – eleventh seed Loyola Chicago beating third seed Tennessee making it to...
  • Ex-Hawks employee sues, claims discrimination against whites

    ATLANTA (AP) – A former Atlanta Hawks employee is accusing the professional basketball club of discriminating against white people and firing her after she complained. The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports Margo Kline filed a lawsuit Friday seeking punitive damages and a trial. The lawsuit says Hawks external affairs director David Lee,...
  • Atlanta Hawks player arrested for going 125+ mph on I-85, police say

    ATLANTA – An Atlanta Hawks player was arrested for going more than 70 mph over the speed limit, police said. Deandre Bembry stopped early Friday morning after Atlanta police said he was clocked in a Dodge Charger going 128 mph in a 55 mph zone on Interstate 85 near...
  • Lakers beat Hawks 132-113 to end nine-game losing streak

    LOS ANGELES (AP) – Brandon Ingram had 20 points and seven assists, and the Los Angeles Lakers snapped a nine-game losing streak with a 132-113 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday night. Julius Randle had 15 points and nine rebounds in this sixth straight start, while Lonzo Ball...
  • Hawks fall to Knicks, 111-107

    NEW YORK – The New York Knicks are still trying to learn how to make winning plays down the stretch, no matter the opponent. For starters, how to hold big leads in the fourth quarter. Or to make sure not to foul 3-point shooters. Or to limit easy opportunities...