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Hawks send Cavaliers to 'embarrassing' loss

Hawks send Cavaliers to 'embarrassing' loss

ESPN.com Updated Dec 17 (yesterday)
Shelvin Mack scored a career-high 24 points, and the Atlanta Hawks routed the Cleveland Cavaliers 127-98 on Wednesday night for their 11th victory in 12 games.
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  • Watch LeBron James Drop Thabo Sefolosha With Ankle-Breaking Cro…

    Watch LeBron James Drop Thabo Sefolosha With Ankle-Breaking Crossover

    dimemag.com Dec 17 (yesterday)
    Thabo Sefolosha was bothering LeBron James, and The King didn’t like it. How he reacted was flat-out cruel. Watch LeBron drop Sefolosha to the floor with an ankle-breaking crossover before finding Matthew Dellavedova for a three-pointer. We realize Jame…
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  • Cavs' Love to play; Hawks' Teague out

    Cavs' Love to play; Hawks' Teague out

    nba.com Dec 17 (yesterday)
    Cavaliers forward Kevin Love, who missed the team's morning shootaround with flu-like symptoms, will play against Atlanta.
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  • Hawks name Shaw diversity, inclusion officer

    Hawks name Shaw diversity, inclusion officer

    ESPN.com nba.com Dec 11
    The Atlanta Hawks have hired Nzinga Shaw as the team's first chief diversity and inclusion officer.
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  • Hawks recall rookie Payne from Fort Wayne

    Hawks recall rookie Payne from Fort Wayne

    nba.com Dec 6
    The Atlanta Hawks have recalled rookie center Adreian Payne from Fort Wayne of the NBA Development League.
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  • Deng injures hand, questionable for road trip

    Deng injures hand, questionable for road trip

    ESPN.com Dec 3
    Heat starting forward Luol Deng is considered questionable heading into the team's five-game road trip after he sustained a right hand injury during Wednesday's loss to the Atlanta Hawks.
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  • Evan Turner claims Kyle Korver 'can't guard to save his life'

    Evan Turner claims Kyle Korver 'can't guard to save his life'

    After a promising 3-3 start capped by a victory over the Chicago Bulls a month ago, the Boston Celtics began blowing big leads on a near nightly basis. Their inability to close games has translated into eight losses in their last nine games, punctuated …
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  • Father & All-Star, Elton Brand, Has Seen It All During His …

    Father & All-Star, Elton Brand, Has Seen It All During His 15-Year Career

    dimemag.com Nov 27
    It’s impossible not to picture the regal bearing of Elton Brand every time he drops another gem of knowledge on us. Whether it’s about the game, or about life in general, there aren’t many people — let alone professional athletes — who can offer up such…
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  • DeRozan, Raptors top Hawks for 6th straight

    DeRozan, Raptors top Hawks for 6th straight

    ESPN.com Nov 26
    DeRozan, Williams lead Raptors to 6th straight win
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  • Ferguson protesters march at Hawks' game

    Ferguson protesters march at Hawks' game

    nba.com Nov 26
    Ten fans staged a peaceful protest of the Ferguson grand jury decision during the first half of Toronto's game at Atlanta.
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  • NBA corrects stats from Hawks-Wizards game

    NBA corrects stats from Hawks-Wizards game

    nba.com ESPN.com Nov 26
    The NBA has changed several numbers after a rough night for the stats crew at the game between the Atlanta Hawks and Washington Wizards.
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  • Jason Kidd to Joe Johnson prior to a typical Joe play: 'We know…

    Jason Kidd to Joe Johnson prior to a typical Joe play: 'We know it's coming to you!' (Video)

    yahoo.com Nov 20
    Dating back nearly one decade, when the Atlanta Hawks franchise wrapped its well-heeled arms around him, Joe Johnson’s isolation-heavy style of play has been an NBA staple. “Iso Joe” plays on the Brooklyn Nets now, and though he’s on his sixth coach in …
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  • Nick Young On Lakers Win: “It’s Like My Swag Just Rubbed Off On…

    Nick Young On Lakers Win: “It’s Like My Swag Just Rubbed Off On Everybody”

    dimemag.com Nov 18
    It’s great to have you back, Nick Young. After helping the Los Angeles Lakers to 54 percent shooting in their 114-109 road win over the Atlanta Hawks in his 2014-2015 debut, Swaggy P said what we all were thinking: “It’s like my swag just rubbed off on …
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  • Watch Paul Millsap Shake Carlos Boozer, Dunk On Top Of Jordan H…

    Watch Paul Millsap Shake Carlos Boozer, Dunk On Top Of Jordan Hill

    dimemag.com Nov 18
    Paul Millsap is the only Atlanta Hawk who showed up in the first half against the Los Angeles Lakers. Perhaps this awesome play will inspire his teammates to get going. Watch Millsap lose Carlos Boozer with a slick crossover and rise for a dunk on Jorda…
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  • Lakers' Young (thumb) will return vs. Hawks

    Lakers' Young (thumb) will return vs. Hawks

    ESPN.com Nov 18
    Los Angeles Lakers guard Nick Young will make his season debut Tuesday against the Hawks after missing nearly six weeks with a torn ligament in his right thumb.
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  • The Cavaliers Set An NBA Record For Three-Pointers Last Night (…

    The Cavaliers Set An NBA Record For Three-Pointers Last Night (Video)

    dimemag.com Nov 16
    The Cavs hit nine in a row to start their game against visiting Atlanta last night. They ended up hitting 11 in a row and 13-for-17 in the first half of their 127-94 cakewalk at home. LeBron James had three of them, Kevin Love and Joe Harris had two api…
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  • Wade sidelined against Hawks with strained hamstring

    Wade sidelined against Hawks with strained hamstring

    nba.com ESPN.com Nov 14
    Dwyane Wade has been ruled out for Miami's game at Atlanta due to a strained left hamstring.
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  • Hawks' Carroll, Scott sidelined vs. Jazz

    Hawks' Carroll, Scott sidelined vs. Jazz

    nba.com Nov 12
    Atlanta Hawks forwards DeMarre Carroll and Mike Scott are sitting out against the Utah Jazz because of injuries.
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  • Hornets top Hawks on Stephenson's 3 in 2OT

    Hornets top Hawks on Stephenson's 3 in 2OT

    ESPN.com Nov 8
    Lance Stephenson made a 33-foot jump shot off the glass in double overtime to lift the Charlotte Hornets to a 122-119 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Friday night.
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  • GIF: Block Of The Season? Cody Zeller Rises To Reject Jeff Teag…

    GIF: Block Of The Season? Cody Zeller Rises To Reject Jeff Teague With Two Hands

    dimemag.com Nov 7
    Cody Zeller doesn’t exactly protect the rim like Alonzo Mourning used to for the Charlotte Hornets, but that hardly means he’s a traffic cone. Not only is the sophomore big man 6-11, but he’s a remarkably explosive leaper from a stand-still – according …
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  • Kidd-Gilchrist returns to lineup for Hornets

    Kidd-Gilchrist returns to lineup for Hornets

    Hornets coach Steve Clifford says forward Michael Kidd Gilchrist will be back in the starting lineup Friday night when Charlotte faces the Atlanta Hawks.
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  • Spurs get 17th straight home win vs. Hawks

    Spurs get 17th straight home win vs. Hawks

    ESPN.com Nov 6
    Tim Duncan had 17 points and 13 rebounds, and the San Antonio Spurs held on to capture their 17th straight win at home over the Atlanta Hawks, 94-92 on Wednesday night.
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  • GIF: Josh Childress Levels Jesse Wagstaff With Airborne Elbow

    GIF: Josh Childress Levels Jesse Wagstaff With Airborne Elbow

    dimemag.com Oct 24
    Former Hawks and Suns forward Josh Childress, who spurned an NBA contract to sign a $20 million contract in July of 2008 to play in Greece, is now playing for the Sydney Kings of the National Basketball League (NBL) in Australia. During a game against t…
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  • Hawks waive Eddie, Pittman, trim roster to 15

    Hawks waive Eddie, Pittman, trim roster to 15

    nba.com Oct 21
    The Atlanta Hawks have trimmed their roster to 15 players by waiving forward Jarell Eddie and center Dexter Pittman.
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  • Video - LeBron's Crossover Breaks Ankles 00:15

    LeBron's Crossover Breaks Ankles

    Dec 17
    Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James broke ankles with a crossover and dished the ball to guard Matthew Dellavedova for the open 3.
  • Video - Hawks Fly By Cavs 01:16

    Hawks Fly By Cavs

    Dec 17
    Shelvin Mack made six 3-pointers in the Hawks' 127-98 win over the Cavaliers.
  • Video - Hawks Fly By Bulls 01:02

    Hawks Fly By Bulls

    Dec 15
    Al Horford scored 21 points and grabbed 10 rebounds in the Hawks' 93-86 win over the Bulls.
  • Video - Horford Getting In Groove 00:58

    Horford Getting In Groove

    Dec 15
    Following a win over the Bulls, Hawks center Al Horford said he is starting to get in a good rhythm on the floor.

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