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The Atlanta Hawks defeated the Orlando Magic on Wednesday by the score of 112-109. The win was their second straight to move them to 22-19, eight games behind the Miami Heat in the Southeast Division.¬† But the team received some bad news regarding center Pero Antic, who's been playing well of late in place of Al Horford.¬† Antic has a stress fracture in his ankle and will be lost for 2-to-4 weeks.As reported by Kurt Helin of NBCSports.com, Antic suffered a mild ankle sprain against the Brooklyn Nets on January 16.¬† X-rays taken after the game were negative and he continued to play without missing any action. But an MRI taken yesterday in Atlanta revealed the stress fracture to his right ankle. Antic will now be placed in a protective walking boot.¬† Artem Korzhimanov¬† via Wikimedia CommonsIn 33 minutes against the Magic, Antic had 10 points and 12 rebounds. Over the last three games, he's averaged 12 points and 7 rebounds.With Antic out of the lineup, the Hawks will have to re...
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Atlanta Hawks center Pero Antic has a stress fracture in his right ankle and is expected to miss two to four weeks.
The loss of Antic leaves the Hawks thin on their front line as they prepare to play San Antonio on Friday night. Antic has been Atlanta's primary replacement for Al Horford, who was lost for the season when he tore his right pectoral muscle on Dec. 26.
Atlanta Hawks forward/center Pero Antic suffered a mild right ankle sprain against the Brooklyn Nets in London on Jan. 16. X-rays taken following the game were negative and he continued to play without missing games. An MRI and examination today by Dr. Ashok Reddy at Peachtree Orthopaedics in Atlanta revealed a stress fracture to his right ankle. He will now be placed in a protective...
Pero Antic has suffered a stress fracture in his right ankle and will now be placed in a protective walking boot, the Atlanta Hawks announced Thursday.
Antic's expected recovery time is approximately two to four weeks.
DeMarre Carroll is day-to-day with a mild left hamstring strain.
Jeff Teague left the Hawks' game against San Antonio on Friday night with a left ankle sprain.
Teague, who hurt his ankle when he came down on Tim Duncan's foot, limped off the court late in the second period.
The Hawks said Teague would not return to the game. There was no other immediate update on the severity of the injury.
Even with Teague, the Hawks had only 10 players...
Well, on the bright side this week the Hawks upset the Miami Heat 121-114 and then beat the Orlando Magic 112-109.
But in the past few days that sunshine sure left in a hurry.
On Friday it was revealed that Pero Antic will be out 2-4 weeks with stress fracture in his right ankle that probably occurred last week against Brooklyn. This is rough news for the Hawks who are already...
The injury-riddled Atlanta Hawks made a move today to add some much-needed depth to their roster by recalling second-year guard Jared Cunningham from the D-League.
ROSTER UPDATE: We have recalled Jared Cunningham from Bakersfield. He will be available tonight in Milwaukee.
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The Magic almost did it to the Hawks again.
Atlanta couldn‚Äôt hold a 19-point lead but rallied with under a minute left to defeat Orlando 112-109 Wednesday night at the Amway Center.
Pero Antic hit four straight free throws, the final two coming with 11.1 seconds remaining, to cap the wild back-and forth game. Antic was fouled on the rebound of a Glen Davis miss for the final...
ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Hawks began Friday's game against the San Antonio Spurs with their third-string center in the starting lineup and their top perimeter defender out for the night.
By halftime of what resulted in a 105-79 loss at Philips Arena, starting point guard Jeff Teague was ruled out for the remainder of the game with a left ankle sprain he suffered with 4:51 left...
Road victories don't come easily for the Atlanta Hawks.
Not even against one of the NBA's worst teams.
Atlanta lost a 19-point lead in the fourth quarter before coming back to hit six free throws in the final 40 seconds and secure a 112-109 victory over the Orlando Magic on Wednesday night.
Paul Millsap had 24 points and Jeff Teague added 23 to help the Hawks earn just...
The Atlanta Hawks have recalled guard Jared Cunningham from the Bakersfield Jam of the NBA Development League.
Cunningham, who was re-assigned to Bakersfield on January 1, has averaged 15.2 points, 4.2 assists, 3.5 rebounds and 1.1 steals in 29.8 minutes in 17 games (14 starts) over three stints with the Jam this season.
He has appeared in three games with the Hawks this year.
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Paul Millsap scored 20 points to lead six Hawks in double figures and key the decisive surge that helped Atlanta rebound from a 26-point home loss for a 112-87 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night.
Millsap scored 14 points during a 24-5 run that bridged the end of the second quarter and the start of the third and put Atlanta ahead 73-47 with 8:24 left...
Paul Millsap scored 20 points to lead six Hawks in double figures and key the decisive surge that helped Atlanta rebound from a 26-point home loss for a 112-87 win over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night.
Millsap scored 14 points during a 24-5 run that bridged the end of the second quarter and the start of the third and put Atlanta ahead 73-47 with 8:24 left in the quarter. The...
Over the years, we‚Äôve seen some pretty strange moments during NBA games but today‚Äôs Milwaukee Bucks/Atlanta Hawks game something I‚Äôve never seen before.
In the first half of play, Hawks rookie Dennis Schroder checked into the game while accidentally wearing his practice shorts.
Check out the below photos from Jane Hammond on Twitter:
I rewound and am stalking Schr√∂der'...
ORLANDO, Fla. -- What was starting to look like a morale-boosting come-from-behind victory for the Orlando Magic instead turned into another frustrating defeat.
The Magic led by three with less than a minute to go against the Atlanta Hawks but couldn't manage a basket the rest of the way and lost 112-109.
Rookie Pero Antic, making his eighth start at center for the injured Al...
The Atlanta Hawks are already dealing with injuries, and now they're expected to be without their starting point guard.
The Milwaukee Bucks aren't likely to miss Jeff Teague.
With Teague sidelined for at least two games, the Hawks will try to bounce back from their worst offensive showing of the season and continue their success against the Bucks on Saturday night.