Found January 11, 2013 on Pro Sports Daily:
ATLANTA -- Atlanta Hawks coach Larry Drew meant to limit Devin Harris' minutes in the guard's first start since Dec. 18. Harris was having none of it. So what if he'd missed 10 games with a bruised left foot? After 12 points through three quarters, he caught fire in the fourth quarter, finishing with a season high 24 points to lead the Atlanta Hawks to a 103-95 win over the Utah Jazz Friday night at Philips Arena. The win snapped a four-game losing streak for the Hawks (21-14). "This was a real gutsy performance by our guys," said Hawks coach Larry Drew , who'd called his team "soft" twice in the last week. "The game was clearly about our defense. It's what I've been preaching from the very beginning, being active, having active hands and just trying to cause havoc." The Jazz (19-19) led by as many as 15 points in the third quarter, and the impact of having squandered that was clear on coach Ty Corbin's stone face. ...
THE BACKYARD
BEST OF MAXIM
RELATED ARTICLES

Harris has 24 as Hawks rally past Jazz

ATLANTA (AP) -- Devin Harris scored a season-high 24 points and the Atlanta Hawks rallied from a second-half deficit of 15 points to beat the Utah Jazz 103-95 on Friday night. Randy Foye had 25 points to lead Utah, which had won four of five but was denied its first back-to-back road wins of the season. Al Jefferson had 23 points and 10 rebounds and Paul Milsap had 20 points and...

Video: Crazy half-court shot at Atlanta Hawks halftime-show

Tweet Many times when a fan has a chance to win some money shooting a half-court shot as part of the halftime show, it’s either a pitiful attempt or so close that the crowd gasps as it misses. Rarely do you see made shots and rarely do you see anything other than those three options. [...]

Tracy McGrady Suspended For Calling Refs “3 Blind Mice”; Threatening to Leave China

Things haven’t been going well in for T-Mac is China. His team sucks, he has been getting into fights and getting diarrhea. The latest incident is being reported by Deadspin. Here is what T-Mac had to say about the officiating in China after a missed expire shot clock call went against his team and cost them a win. “CBA has to do a better job with these officials. My team plays...

Hawks 103, Jazz 95

Devin Harris scored a season-high 24 points and the Atlanta Hawks rallied from a second-half deficit of 15 points to beat the Utah Jazz 103-95 on Friday night and snap a four-game losing streak. Randy Foye had 25 points to lead Utah, which had won four of five but was denied its first back-to-back road wins of the season. Al Jefferson had 23 points and 10 rebounds and Paul Milsap...

- Wizards vs. Hawks: Wall Returns; Wiz Win Second Straight

wizards 93 hawks 831/12/2013 - Verizon Center, Washington, DCESPN BoxscoreNBA.com Game Highlights (Photo courtesy of NBA.com/Ned Dishman) This one was locked up pretty early for me. In John Wall’s return, Martell Webster was the Wizards MVP (see what I did there?). He started off the game with a quick six points as he and Nene scored the Wizards first 12 points. Webster’s...

Korver Takes Pride In Plus-Minus Rating

Kyle Korver is second on the Hawks in plus-minus.

Jazz-Hawks Preview

One night after calling his team "soft", Atlanta Hawks coach Larry Drew saw the struggles continue. He has to hope a return home Friday night can help the Hawks move past a rough stretch as they face the Utah Jazz, winners of four of five. After Drew criticized Atlanta's effort following a 108-103 defeat at Minnesota on Tuesday, the Hawks (20-14) didn't respond...

Hawks-Wizards Preview

After getting a much-needed boost by rallying to end a lengthy skid, the Atlanta Hawks would appear to have a chance to keep their momentum going when they face the NBA-worst Washington Wizards. The Wizards, though, have been competitive in all three games with the Hawks this season and are expected to have star point guard John Wall available for the first time in 2012-13 during...

Bird’s Rookie Year — Game 42 vs. the Hawks

Celtics (31-10) vs. Hawks (26-17) January 11, 1980 Boston Garden The Celtics hosted the Atlanta Hawks on this date thirty-three years ago in the Garden.  Winners of three of the past four, the Celts hoped to build some momentum on this marathon seven-game homestand at the Garden.  Sandwiched in-between an intense match-up with New York and a rematch with the Los Angeles Lakers...

UCLA edges Utah in Pac-12 duel

Larry Drew II scored 12 points, including a driving layup to beat the shot clock with 9 seconds remaining, and UCLA held off Utah 57-53 on Thursday night. The Utes, who were led by Cedric Martin's 12 points, had two chances to take the lead in the final minutes, but Glen Dean missed wide-open 3-point attempts. Travis Wear scored 10 of his 12 points in the second half, when...
NBA News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

Today's Best Stuff
For Bloggers

Join the Yardbarker Network for more promotion, traffic, and money.

Company Info
Help
What is Yardbarker?

Yardbarker is the largest network of sports blogs and pro athlete blogs on the web. This site is the hub of the Yardbarker Network, where our editors and algorithms curate the best sports content from our network and beyond.