Last season was a very average year for the Atlanta Hawks. They placed second in the Southeast Division and fifth in the Eastern Conference. They faced the division rival Washington Wizards in the first round of the playoffs and lost in six games. This was the second year of regression since the Eastern Conference Finals team
The 2014-15 NBA regular season has concluded, and the playoffs are on the horizon. Throughout the postseason, players will be honored with awards, such as Most Valuable Player, Most Improved Player and Defensive Player of the Year for their performance during the regular season campaign. Several of the award races are hotly contested, so several members of the Society
Every NBA season is filled with surprises. The surprise team in the 2014-2015 NBA season has been the Atlanta Hawks. Head coach Mike Budenholzer stresses the idea of teamwork, efficiency, and no need for a star player. The Hawks are second in the NBA in both 3 pt% and assists per game. Players like Jeff
NBA December Awards Team of the month: Atlanta Hawks The Atlanta Hawks climbed their way to the top standing in the Eastern Conference and are running away with the Southeast Division with a 14-2 record in December. Their month included wins against the Bulls, Clippers, Cavaliers (twice) at Houston, at Portland, and at Dallas.
The Atlanta Hawks have been flying under the radar this year as one of the top teams in the Eastern Conference. They have been called by some, the most underrated team in the league and with a record of 22-8, they currently hold the second seed in the East. Atlanta warned everyone about their talent
With the holiday season coming to a close and the new year right around the corner, it is now time to discuss who should represent each conference in the 2015 NBA All-Star Game. This year All-Star weekend will be hosted in two different arenas, with the Saturday events being held in the Barclays Center and the
PODCAST CLIP: Atlanta Hawks praise from a month ago The Atlanta Hawks started off the season at 5-3 when this Coast To Coast round-up aired last month. They’ve since gone 15-4 and sit at second place in the Eastern Conference after beating Dallas on Monday night. Here was the clip from my early praise of
The Atlanta Hawks have signed free-agent guard Kent Bazemore and re-signed Elton Brand. Atlanta Hawks coach, Mike Budenholzer, said Tuesday that Kent Bazemore is an especially versatile player on defense where he can guard almost any position. Bazemore played for the Lakers and the Warriors last season, and he went on to average 13.1 points