Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer has no issues with winning ugly as long as his team works hard on defense.
"Give the guys credit for finding a way to win a tough game," Budenholzer said. "We weren't very good offensively. We weren't very efficient."
Paul Millsap scored 23 points, Al Horford added 17 and the Hawks won their ninth straight game with a 87-81 victory over the Orlando...
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ATLANTA (AP) Paul Millsap scored 23 points, Al Horford added 17 and the Atlanta Hawks won their ninth straight game with a 87-81 victory over the Orlando Magic on Friday night.
The winning streak is Atlanta's longest since it opened the 1997-98 season with 11 victories in a row.
Michael Oladipo scored 21 points and Evan Fournier added 18 for Orlando, which has lost four of six....
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Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap has always been known to be a very versatile basketball player. Even though he is only 6 foot 8, Millsap has proven the critics wrong about his height throughout his NBA career.
I was shocked to find out that Millsap is leading the NBA in steals this season and I many were just as surprised. Millsap, on the other hand, is not surprised he leads...
The Atlanta Hawks made a sneaky, somewhat under the radar acquisition in the summer of 2013 by signing veteran forward Paul Millsap to a two-year, $19 million contract. Millsap spent the first seven years of his productive career with the Utah Jazz, but had become expendable to the struggling franchise looking to clear cap space.
The Hawks jumped at the opportunity to sign Millsap...
Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap played the first half of Wednesday night's game against Utah with his name misspelled on the back of his jersey.It is Millsap's first season with the team, but it is not his first home game in Atlanta, which makes it puzzling how the Hawks gave him a jersey with the name "Milsap" to start the game. That's a question for the...
The Atlanta Hawks may have misspelled Paul Millsap's name on his jersey, but it's okay. They won the game and put the Jazz on Twitter blast.
A couple of days ago, Andre Drummond of the Detroit Pistons was spotted on the court wearing a jersey with his last name spelled “Drummund” on the back. On Wednesday, it was Atlanta Hawks forward Paul Millsap who suffered a similar misfortune. In Millsap’s case, one “l” was missing. As luck would have it, the...Read More
This is part two of a three part season preview series. If you haven’t already read the first part- Atlanta Hawks season preview: Roster Analysis then make sure to do so! Next week we will release the third part in which we give you player projections so make sure to stay tune!
In this article, we are going to break down the Southeast Division with a focus on the Atlanta Hawks...
Kevin Love's loss is now Paul Millsap's gain.
On Sunday, USA Basketball added the Hawks forward to the 2014-16 USA's Men's National Team roster, putting the All-Star in position to play for the Americans at this summer's inaugural World Cup -- and the Rio de Janeiro Summer Olympics in two years.
"I'm very excited about being added to the USA Men's...
With the 15th pick in the NBA draft, the Atlanta Hawks selected:
Adreian Payne (Power Forward, Michigan State):
Rodney Hood, James Young, Gary Harris and Kyle Anderson were all still on the board, but the Hawks elected to go with the Power Forward from Michigan State. The 6’10″ Payne is a great player and has a great story. Payne averaged 16.4 points per game to go along with...