AL HORFORD RUMORS & GOSSIP
Al Horford isn't missing many shots these days for the Atlanta Hawks.
Not that it would matter much if he did. The Hawks just keep winning.
''We always push each other to play hard,'' Horford said. ''That's why I feel like this group is a little different when it comes to that.''
Paul Millsap scored 20 points and Horford added 19 to help Eastern Conference-leading Atlanta to a...
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1 day ago
ATLANTA (AP) Paul Millsap scored 20 points and Al Horford added 19 to lead Eastern Conference-leading Atlanta to a 112-100 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday night, extending the Hawks' franchise record with their 16th straight win.
Jeff Teague finished with 15 points and seven of Atlanta's 30 assists as the Hawks won for the 30th time in 32 games.
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1 day ago
Al Horford has been injury-prone over the past couple of seasons, but he has been on the court and a huge presence for the Atlanta Hawks this season. The Hawks are currently sporting a 36-8 record, which is good for first place in the Eastern Conference.
It is so hard to pick out a mid-season MVP for the Hawks with how balanced they have been this year, but Horford is the pick...
The Atlanta Hawks win their 12th straight game and 26th of last 28 games in Chicago vs. the Bulls.
The Atlanta Hawks win their 12th straight game tonight as they defeated fellow Eastern conference contender Chicago Bulls. The Hawks went into Chicago and defeated the Bulls 107-99 led by strong performances from Al Horford and Kyle Korver.
Korver had 24 points on 7 of 10 shooting...
Tonight's game against the Hawks just became much more winnable for the Celtics as Marc D'Amico announced: Kyle Korver and Al Horford will not dress for the Atlanta.
Al Horford and Kyle Korver will not dress tonight for the Hawks.— Marc D'Amico (@Marc_DAmico) January 14, 2015Boston already matches up very well with the Hawks, the best team in the East, as evidenced by the Celts...
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Al Horford records his first-career triple-double with 21 points, 10 rebounds and 10 assists to lead the Hawks 105-87 over the Sixers. The Hawks continue to find success, winning 23 of 25 and their ninth straight road game. According to Dan Gelston of Associated Press: “They are in first place in the southeast division for first time they won the East...
Al Horford had his first career triple-double, scoring 21 points with 10 rebounds and 10 assists to lead the Atlanta Hawks to their ninth straight win, 105-87 over the Philadelphia 76ers on Tuesday night.
The Hawks easily thumped the Sixers even while resting 60 percent of their starting lineup. Leading scorer Jeff Teague, Paul Millsap and DeMarre Carroll all sat out with the...
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13 days ago
They’re sure playing like it.
No matter which way you look at it, there is no team in the NBA as hot as the Atlanta Hawks. They have a 29-8 record, they’re an astonishing league-best 22-2 since thanksgiving, and have won their last eight games against the mighty western conference. Oh yeah, and they’re ranked number one in the latest ESPN power rankings.
Currently, the Hawks...
Prior to Thanksgiving, I wasn’t sure what to make of the Hawks. They were 7-6 and struggling on both ends of the floor despite showing promise in road games in San Antonio (close loss, 94-92) and Washington (impressive win, 106-102). Offensively, they were tentative and looked unsure of how to work center Al Horford back into the mix after he’d missed the previous 10 months...
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With the NBA Draft only 18 days away it’s safe to say that most front offices have officially entered panic mode. Decisions on whether to trade up, down or out in the first round or what positions should be targeted for each team is something every teams general manager and coaching staff has discussed heavily already.
For the Atlanta Hawks, the idea of trading up is most definitely...