Atlanta Hawks News and Rumors

  • Hawks acquire Sefolosha in sign-and-trade

    Hawks acquire Sefolosha in sign-and-trade

    nba.com Updated Jul 15
    The Atlanta Hawks completed a sign-and-trade deal with the Oklahoma City Thunder that will bring guard/forward Thabo Sefolosha to Atlanta, as well as the draft rights to Giorgos Printezis, in exchange for the draft rights to Sofoklis Schortsanitis, it w…
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  • Kent Bazemore agrees to terms with the Atlanta Hawks

    Kent Bazemore agrees to terms with the Atlanta Hawks

    ESPN.com Jul 11
    Free-agent swingman Kent Bazemore has agreed to terms on a new deal with the Atlanta Hawks, according to sources close to the process.
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  • Hawks request waivers on Salmons to clear cap room

    Hawks request waivers on Salmons to clear cap room

    nba.com Jul 11
    The Atlanta Hawks have requested waivers on forward John Salmons.
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  • Hawks sign swingman Sefolosha

    Hawks sign swingman Sefolosha

    nba.com Jul 10
    The Atlanta Hawks opened free agency by formally announcing the signing of swingman Thabo Sefolosha.
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  • Report: Hawks, Sefolosha agree to three-year deal

    Report: Hawks, Sefolosha agree to three-year deal

    The Atlanta Hawks have reached an agreement with small forward Thabo Sefolosha on a deal that leaves the team sufficient salary cap room for additional offseason moves.
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  • Hawks trade Williams, Nogueira to Raps for Salmons

    Hawks trade Williams, Nogueira to Raps for Salmons

    The Raptors have traded forward John Salmons to Atlanta for guard Lou Williams and the draft rights to center Lucas Nogueira.
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  • Report: Teams Clearing Cap Space To Sign Both LeBron And Carmel…

    Report: Teams Clearing Cap Space To Sign Both LeBron And Carmelo

    dimemag.com Jun 24
    LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony have been making national headlines together since ESPN aired a matchup between St. Vincent St. Mary’s and Oak Hill Academy in February 2002. Carmelo’s team beat LeBron’s 72-66 in their first ever matchup, but James has …
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  • ‘Melo Expected To Meet With Long List Of Teams

    ‘Melo Expected To Meet With Long List Of Teams

    dimemag.com Jun 24
    On Monday, Carmelo Anthony opted out of his contract with the New York Knicks. Teams cannot conduct official recruiting business until the clock turns midnight on July 1st, but that’s not stopping them from getting a head start. According to reports, th…
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  • Magazine: How Heat, Spurs are playing in 3-D

    Magazine: How Heat, Spurs are playing in 3-D

    CNNSI.com Jun 12
    The Lakers captured the 1983 Western Conference crown in San Antonio on May 20 and flew directly to Philadelphia the next morning. They had only a day to prepare for Game 1 of the NBA Finals, and coach Pat Riley put his players through a cram session at…
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  • Lee Jenkins: NBA Finals in 3-D: How Heat, Spurs are defending t…

    Lee Jenkins: NBA Finals in 3-D: How Heat, Spurs are defending the trey

    CNNSI.com Jun 12
    This story appears in the June 16, 2014, issue of Sports Illustrated. To subscribe to the magazine here and purchase the digital edition, go here.
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  • Dime Q&A: The Teague Brothers Shine A Light On The City The…

    Dime Q&A: The Teague Brothers Shine A Light On The City They Love

    dimemag.com Jun 9
    The Teague brothers, Marquis and Jeff, provided a high level free basketball camp for boys grades 4-8 this past Saturday, June 7 at their Indianapolis Pike High School alma mater. Coming from the inner city, Jeff and Marquis Teague have banded together …
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  • Jazz hire Quin Snyder as new head coach

    Jazz hire Quin Snyder as new head coach

    The Utah Jazz announced Friday that they have hired Atlanta Hawks assistant coach Quin Snyder to replace Tyrone Corbin, who was let go earlier this year after three-plus seasons in Salt Lake City.
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  • 30 GIFs To Explain Every NBA Team’s 2013-2014 Season

    30 GIFs To Explain Every NBA Team’s 2013-2014 Season

    dimemag.com Jun 5
    Reddit user Orly6454 recently asked followers of r/nba to describe their favorite team’s season in a single GIF. We did it for them. Atlanta Hawks Boston Celtics Brooklyn Nets (GIF via SBNation) Charlotte Bobcats (GIF via reddit user ChaHornets1) Click …
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  • Heat-Spurs Finals rematch reflects evolution of offenses

    Heat-Spurs Finals rematch reflects evolution of offenses

    CNNSI.com Jun 4
    The Heat-Spurs rematch is the perfect vehicle to demonstrate the evolution of NBA offenses.
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  • The Atlanta Hawks wish Al Horford a happy birthday on Twitter, …

    The Atlanta Hawks wish Al Horford a happy birthday on Twitter, with some help from Lance Stephenson

    yahoo.com Jun 3
    The folks on the Atlanta Hawks' social media team like to have fun when they merge onto the Information Superhighway, whether through gentle ribbing of Western Conference counterparts or engagement-boosting competitions like their #MemeMonday photo capt…
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  • Horford on track, won't play for Dominican national team

    Horford on track, won't play for Dominican national team

    nba.com ESPN.com May 21
    The Atlanta Hawks say center Al Horford's recovery from a torn right pectoral muscle remains on track for next season's training camp but won't allow him to play for the Dominican Republic's national team this summer.
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  • Video - Hawks Hold Off Warriors 00:40

    Hawks Hold Off Warriors

    Jul 16
    Dennis Schroder scored a game-high 17 points in the Hawks' 68-65 win over the Warriors in summer league action.
  • Video - Blazers Burn Hawks 00:34

    Blazers Burn Hawks

    Jul 15
    C.J. McCollum scored a game-high 28 points in the Trail Blazers' 91-76 win over the Hawks.
  • Video - Hawks Add Thabo Sefolosha 01:47

    Hawks Add Thabo Sefolosha

    Jul 3
    Brian Windhorst discusses the Hawks and Thabo Sefolosha agreeing on a three-year, $12 million deal.
  • Video - Paul George's Two-Handed Slam 00:10

    Paul George's Two-Handed Slam

    May 3
    Pacers forward Paul George threw down a jam in Game 7 against the Atlanta Hawks.

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  • Former Magic PG Nelson signs with Mavs

    Jul 24
    Veteran point guard Jameer Nelson signed with the Dallas Mavericks, the team announced Thursday.
  • Sources: Wall added to U.S. World Cup camp

    Jul 24
    Washington Wizards guard John Wall has accepted USA Basketball's invitation to attend its training camp next week in Las Vegas, according to sources close to the situation.
  • Cleveland Cavaliers sign Andrew Wiggins to rookie contract

    Jul 24
    The Cleveland Cavaliers officially signed No. 1 overall pick Andrew Wiggins to a contract on Thursday, meaning he cannot be traded until at least Aug. 23.
  • Point guard Jameer Nelson close to signing with Dallas Mavericks

    Jul 23
    The Mavericks are closing in on signing former Magic point guard Jameer Nelson, according to sources briefed on the talks.