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Hawks down Kings to become first team to 50 wins this season

  Kyle Korver and DeMarre Carroll each scored 20 points as the Atlanta Hawks bounced back from a rare loss by becoming the first NBA team to 50 wins, scoring a season high in routing the Sacramento Kings 130-105 Monday night. Resting three starters, the East-leading Hawks (50-13) were beaten by the lowly 76ers over the weekend to snap a six-game winning streak. Korver didn't even...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

DeMarre Carroll: Josh Smith's taunting woke up Hawks

Even without James Harden, the Houston Rockets were on their way to a nice victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Tuesday night -- until former Hawk Josh Smith taunted the Atlanta crowd that had booed him all night. Smith's interaction with the crowd got the fans going, sure. But it also woke up the Hawks, according to Atlanta wing DeMarre Carroll. (Read more at
Via Fox Sports
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta’s Carroll says team will welcome back GM Ferry with ‘open arms’

The start of the 2014-15 NBA season for the Hawks started off quite rocky. Not for anything on the court but for off the court issues involving team GM Danny Ferry and allegations of racism. Since then, it’s been quiet on that front after Ferry took an indefinite leave of absence after the release of an audio recording of him reading a racist scouting report. Fast forward to today...
Via Bloguin Best
February 23, 2015  |  Discuss

Carroll's offensive development key for Hawks system

ATLANTA -- During the summer of 2011, a 26-year-old DeMarre Carroll was two years removed from his professional debut and already on the verge of journeyman status. The Birmingham, Ala. product, who played college ball at Vanderbilt and Missouri before being drafted by the Memphis Grizzlies and then traded to the Houston Rockets, found himself in Reseda, Calif., that summer, fighting...
Via Fox Sports South
December 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Hawks Injury Update: DeMarre Carroll is a game-time decision for Monday's game

Atlanta Hawks will begin their preseason tonight when they take on the Gold Medalist Anthony Davis and the Pelicans. Unfortunately for the Hawks, they may be without forward DeMarre Carroll tonight. News of the injury was tweeted early this morning by Chris Vilamore, beat writer for AJC. DeMarre Carroll says he will test ankle before deciding to play tonight. #ATLHawks— Chris...
Via Sports Injury Alert
October 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Atlanta Hawks: Possible free agent pick-ups

Last week I talked about which Atlanta Hawks free agents would stay and which would go. Basing what I said in that article we’ll look at some possible free agent signings the Hawks could make this summer. The Hawks will enter free agency with approximately 15 million to spend. Here are some suggestions that readers gave me and my responses: Carmelo Anthony: Is he staying in New...
May 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Hawks focusing on putting away Pacers in Game 6

ATLANTA -- Hawks forward DeMarre Carroll is a self-described junkyard dog. So forgive him if he was using metaphors in reference to the Hawks' need to close out their series with Indiana, the Eastern Conference's top seed, in Game 6 on Thursday -- metaphors relating to fighting and animals and both at the same time. "My uncle always told me, 'If you see me in a fight with a bear...
Via Fox Sports South
April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

A Late Season Carroll

The postseason is upon us in standard playoff leagues, and this is the last update of the fantasy regular season.  My swan song if you will!  My swan... Carroll?  Puns!  Puns!  "My anaconda don't want none unless you've got puns, hun!"  What isn't punny is DeMarre Carroll's production of late, pouncing on the hapless Bucks for 15/6/1/0/2 hitting four treys.  Carroll has been...
Via Razzball Basketball
March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Atlanta Hawks are better with Lou Williams on the bench

Atlanta Hawks are better with Lou Williams on the benchLou Williams is missing in action. The one time dynamic offensive threat has not seen the floor in the past three games. Williams played 25 minutes and scored 15 points on 3-7 shooting against the Phoenix Suns March 2. The following game Lou found himself on the bench for most of the game, including the entire second half, logging...
March 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Hawks' DeMarre Carroll sprains thumb in win over the Cavaliers

The Atlanta Hawks defeated the Cleveland Cavaliers on Thursday by the score of 127-125. The win improved their record to 16-13, second in the Southeast Division. But the Hawks lost two players to injury in the game. Center Al Horford left with a shoulder injury and DeMarre Carroll left with a thumb reported a tweet by the official Twitter feed of the Atlanta...
Via Sports Injury Alert
December 27, 2013  |  Discuss

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