With Sunday's 112-100 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves, the Atlanta Hawks became the 10th team in NBA history to win 30 or more games in a 32-game stretch, per ESPN Stats & Info. The victory extended Atlanta's franchise-record winning...Show More Summary
Atlanta continued building on its franchise-best streak while Klay Thompson built up his All-Star game résumé. 1. Atlanta Hawks (37-8, Last week: 1) The Hawks' winning streak is up to 16 games. It's now been an entire month since they lost. Show More Summary
The Atlanta Hawks, the hottest team in the NBA, is looking to turn up the heat for its fans.
The 37-8 Atlanta Hawks are in the midst of an historic season. A franchise-record 16-game (and counting) win streak? Check. Thirty victories in their last 32 games? Check. Convince the NBA world they are legitimate contenders? Not yet. It seems whatever the Hawks do, it's not enough. Show More Summary
When the reserves for the 2015 NBA All-Star Game are announced on Jan. 29, there will probably be fewer than four Atlanta Hawks included on the list. The team's 112-100 win over the Minnesota Timberwolves offered evidence of why that...Show More Summary
We are not used to having a winning basketball team in Atlanta.Admittedly this has caused a different problem for me.Now that they are packing the house at Philips Arena - I AIN'T PAYING $80 PER TICKET to take my family to the game because all of the "cheap seats" are already sold out.I'll have to give them their props while I am at home watching my television.
Winners of their last 15 games, the Atlanta Hawks looked to make it 16 straight with a victory on Sunday against Minnesota. The Timberwolves entered Sunday's matchup having lost three straight games and eight of the last 10, looking like a team that would be no match against the East's top side. Watch the video for full highlights. Read more NBA news on BleacherReport.com
The Minnesota Timberwolves' depth took another hit on Sunday, as forward Robbie Hummel suffered a broken hand against the Atlanta Hawks. According to the Star Tribune's Jerry Zgoda, he will be out for at least a month: Minnesota hasShow More Summary
Their 15-game winning-streak has cemented the Hawks' status as the second-best team in the league behind the Warriors. The Atlanta Hawks are the hottest team in the league right now. They have set a franchise record for consecutive wins...Show More Summary
This might explain why Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver is so good. According to Ancestry.com, the last name Korver is German for "basketmaker." The 33-year-old has lived up to that name during his NBA career, especially this season.Show More Summary
With Friday's 103-93 victory over the Oklahoma City Thunder, the Atlanta Hawks set a new franchise record by winning a 15th consecutive game, per ESPN Stats & Info. According to basketball-reference.com's play index, the old record of...Show More Summary
The Atlanta Hawks used a team effort to outclass Russell Westbrook, Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder, and Klay Thompson went off. Plus, three other things we learned Friday night. The Atlanta Hawks were pulling away as usual. Show More Summary
The Atlanta Hawks set a franchise record with their 15th consecutive victory by defeating the Oklahoma City Thunder 103-93 on Friday at Philips Arena. Paul Millsap led the way with 22 points and 10 rebounds for the Hawks (36-8). Russell Westbrook had 22 points and 11 assists for the Thunder (22-21), who had their four-game winning streak snapped. Show More Summary
Paul Millsap, Al Horford, Jeff Teague, Kyle Korver and the rest of this remarkable Atlanta Hawks roster no longer belong in the same class as the legends of this franchise's history after taking down the Oklahoma City Thunder with a decisive 103-93 victory Friday night. Bob Pettit may have led the St. Show More Summary
The Oklahoma City Thunder are currently outside of the playoff picture in the Western Conference, but that's likely to change if Kevin Durant keeps up his stellar play. During the second quarter of Friday's game against the Atlanta Hawks, the reigning MVP used a smooth step-through move to slice his way through the Hawks defense. Show More Summary
Paul Millsap had 22 points and 10 rebounds, Jeff Teague added 17 points and the Atlanta Hawks defeated the Oklahoma City Thunder, 103-93, at Philips Arena Friday night, winning their franchise-record 15th straight game. This contestShow More Summary
So far this season, the Chicago Bulls haven't ruled the Eastern Conference like they were expected to. Will they ever take the next step and become the "Beast of the East"? Right now, the 35-8 Atlanta Hawks are sitting on top of the mountain. Show More Summary
The second half of the 2014-15 NBA season is off to what might be best described as an intriguing start. The Atlanta Hawks and Golden State Warriors are still flying high, the Philadelphia 76ers, New York Knicks and Minnesota Timberwolves...Show More Summary
It's far too easy to diminish the individual importance of Jeff Teague or any of his Atlanta Hawks teammates. This is, after all, a roster built to be greater than the sum of its parts. At their best, the Hawks function like an assembly line. Show More Summary
Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer and Golden State Warriors bench boss Steve Kerr will face off at the NBA All-Star game Feb.15 at Madison Square Garden. The Hawks and The post Mike Budenholzer and Steve Kerr to Coach the NBA All-Star Teams appeared first on SLAMonline.