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Brewer, Nuggets run away from hobbled Hawks

Brewer, Nuggets run away from hobbled Hawks

ESPN.com Updated Mar 4, 2013
Corey Brewer scored 22 points and Ty Lawson had 18 in the Denver Nuggets' 104-88 win over the depleted Atlanta Hawks on Monday night.
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  • Korver, Pachulia out of Hawks' lineup

    Korver, Pachulia out of Hawks' lineup

    nba.com Mar 4, 2013
    The Atlanta Hawks will be without Kyle Korver and Zaza Pachulia for their game against the Denver Nuggets on Monday night. Also, DeShawn Stevenson won't start and is unlikely to play.
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  • Josh Smith: ‘It would be a shock to me’ if Dwight Howard left L…

    Josh Smith: ‘It would be a shock to me’ if Dwight Howard left Los Angeles as a free agent

    yahoo.com Mar 4, 2013
    Josh Smith is not speaking out of turn nor trying to paint a pretty picture when he talks up Dwight Howard’s loyalty and desire for consistency. The Atlanta Hawks forward has known Howard for over a decade, the two played on the same AAU team in Georgia
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  • John Abraham thinks he has a couple of years left

    John Abraham thinks he has a couple of years left

    profootballtalk.com Mar 4, 2013
    Getting released by the Falcons last week isn’t the end of the road for defensive end John Abraham. Abraham doesn’t know whether or not there could be a return engagement in the cards with Atlanta, but he does know that there’s still some unfinished
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  • Matt Ryan should get Joe Flacco money

    Matt Ryan should get Joe Flacco money

    ESPN.com Mar 4, 2013
    As the full details of Joe Flacco's six-year, $120 million contract come spilling out over the next few days, a lot of people in Atlanta are going to be paying very close attention. Start with Falcons owner Arthur Blank. Throw in general manager Thomas …
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  • Falcons need to re-sign Brent Grimes

    Falcons need to re-sign Brent Grimes

    ESPN.com Mar 4, 2013
    When the Atlanta Falcons released veteran defensive end John Abraham last Friday, you could look down the road and see the other shoe dropping. The Falcons didn’t make this move without a plan. They’re going to replace their top pass-rusher with anoth
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  • Watch Kobe Bryant Dunk on Josh Smith Like It’s 1997

    Watch Kobe Bryant Dunk on Josh Smith Like It’s 1997

    dimemag.com Mar 4, 2013
    Last night in L.A., vintage Mamba was on full display against the Atlanta Hawks. Kobe Bryant finished the game with 34 points and was in full takeover mode the last few minutes of the game, willing his team to a 99-98 win. Kobe had multiple huge baskets…
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  • Kobe Bryant dunks on Josh Smith, lays in the game-winner to get…

    Kobe Bryant dunks on Josh Smith, lays in the game-winner to get Lakers back to .500 (VIDEOS)

    yahoo.com ESPN.com Mar 4, 2013
    The Los Angeles Lakers' struggles remain one of the biggest stories of the NBA season, but they are beginning to turn around that narrative. Heading into Sunday night's home game against the Atlanta Hawks, the Lakers had won four of their last five and …
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  • Video - Newcomers Homer In Braves' Win 00:34

    Newcomers Homer In Braves' Win

    Mar 4
    Justin Upton and Chris Johnson both homered in the Braves' 4-2 win over the Mets.
  • Video - Nuggets Roll Hawks, 104-88 01:21

    Nuggets Roll Hawks, 104-88

    Mar 4
    Nuggets win, improve to 26-3 at home.

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