The Horford-Millsap pairing is worse than the Horford-Smith pairing (so far).
The Hawks saved an average of four million per season over the next two years when they chose Paul Millsap over Josh Smith -- not including the additional $27 million Detroit owes Smith in the third and fourth years of his massive four-year, $54 contract.
Signing Millsap was a coup, in retrospect...
Hawks forward Al Horford drains a jumper with 4.2 seconds left to lift the Hawks over the Mavs by one point, 88-87, Friday night.
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Al Horford called it a must-win.
The center made it happen.
It wasn’t easy but the Hawks got a dramatic 88-87 comeback victory over the Mavericks Friday after erasing a 17-point deficit. Horford drained a jumper with 4.2 seconds remaining to complete the improbable rally.
The Hawks (9-8, 5-3 home) snapped a three-game losing streak. The win avenged a season-opening loss to the...
ATLANTA -- Al Horford passed on the shot earlier in the game.
When it opened up again, he let it fly.
Horford knocked down a 20-foot jumper with 4.2 seconds left and the Hawks rallied from a 17-point deficit in the second half, stunning the Dallas Mavericks 88-87 on Friday night.
"I had that shot before, and I didn't take it," Horford said. "Shelvin (Mack, a...
Al Horford made the go-ahead shot with 4.2 seconds left and the Atlanta Hawks rallied from a 17-point deficit in the second half for an 88-87 victory over the Dallas Mavericks on Friday night.
Jeff Teague scored 25 points for the Hawks, while Horford finished with 17 points and 12 rebounds.
The Mavericks were up 70-55 when point guard Jose Calderon went out late in the third quarter...
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8 days ago
Al Horford scored 24 points and the Atlanta Hawks defeated Charlotte 103-94 to hand Bobcats coach Steve Clifford a loss in his first game back since undergoing a heart procedure.
Clifford missed Charlotte's game last Friday night against the New York Knicks after having two stents placed in his heart.
The Hawks trailed by eight at halftime but outscored the Bobcats 34-16 in...
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26 days ago
SACRAMENTO, Calif. --Al Horford had 27 points and 10 rebounds, Paul Millsap had 25 points and 11 rebounds and the Atlanta Hawks held off the Sacramento Kings for a 105-100 victory on Tuesday night.
The Hawks (2-2) led by 17 points going into the fourth quarter but the Kings cut it to three with 32 seconds left. Isaiah Thomas had a chance to tie it with 3 second left but missed a...
The Atlanta Hawks come into this season looking to make it’s 7th straight postseason appearance. Most, if not all, of those runs to the postseason were propelled by Atlanta’s big three, Joe Johnson, Josh Smith, and Al Horford. Now, only Horford remains of the three. Does ATL have enough to participate in yet another playoffs? I’ll give you my thoughts on the Hawks’...
Atlanta Hawks center/power forward Al Horford’s little brother got an eye full as a well-endowed Hawks cheerleader served snacks to spectators at the game against the Washington Wizards Wednesday night. The expression on his face is priceless.
November 21, 2012
ATLANTA -- Al Horford led his teammates into the locker room Sunday night, dressed in formalwear, his left arm strapped in a sling, those long strides leading the team farther away from an ugly home loss.
That sling was expected to be a doomsday scenario for the Atlanta Hawks, who did not come into the season stocked with frontcourt depth. When Horford hit the deck against the Indiana...