The Tim Hardaway Jr. Experiment

As the guard nears free agency, he may be about to cash in on a year of steady improvement The Tim Hardaway Jr. experiment is almost over. That doesn’t mean Hardaway won’t be a Hawk in the 2017-18 season, but part of the reason Atlanta traded for him was his cheap rookie deal, which is about to end. The team’s goal was always to develop Hardaway into a skilled rotation player...
Via Peachtree Hoops
2 days ago

Miami Heat News: Tim Hardaway Named Finalist for Basketball Hall of Fame

In balloting that was announced on Saturday during All-Star Weekend in New Orleans, former Miami Heat point guard Tim Hardaway was named a finalist for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame, marking the third time in four tries that he’s achieved that status. The final determination if Hardaway enters the Hall of Fame will be based on voting that’s conducted within the...
Via Heat Nation
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Shane Battier named head of Heat analytics department

The Miami Heat are reuniting with an old chum.The team announced on Thursday that they have hired Shane Battier to their front office as Director of Basketball Development & Analytics. The former Duke Blue Devil’s job will include “the development of analytics in evaluating all talent, including college, free agents and current Miami players.”Battier, now 38, played with...
Via Larry Brown Sports
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Don Nelson and Chris Webber: When a perfect match fails

On Valentine’s Day, our thoughts turn to love. Two people finding each other, and the esoteric, mystical force that binds them together. Sometimes, two people seem like a perfect fit on paper, but something about their relationship is inherently toxic. Even when they break up, the aftershocks can last for years, with the collateral damage taking down everyone around them.Such was...
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12 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard and Co. mess with Tim Hardaway Jr. during postgame interview

Via FOX Sports South
19 days ago  |  Discuss

Watch: Tim Hardaway Jr flushes Rockets with huge dunk in comeback win

Tim Hardaway Jr led the Atlanta Hawks back in the 4th quarter on Thursday night against Houston as he caught fire and scored 23 of his career high 33 in the fourth quarter. The Hawks and Hardaway were down by as many as 20 points late in the game before Hardaway took over. Check out this slam as Hardaway throws it down in traffic….. Dwight Howard added 24 points and 23 rebounds...
Via Crossover Chronicles
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Hawks beat Knicks in wacky 4OT marathon that includes Paul Millsap playing an absurd 60 minutes

The Atlanta Hawks took down the New York Knicks 142-139 in FOUR overtimes on Sunday at Philips Arena.The game had a little bit of everything, from Knicks star Carmelo Anthony hitting shots to put the game into overtime and then double overtime, to Atlanta’s Paul Millsap playing 60 freakin’ minutes.We’ll start with how the game got to overtime, on this strong drive and finish...
Via The Comeback
25 days ago  |  Discuss

Hawks reportedly shopping Tim Hardaway Jr. for second-round picks

Atlanta Hawks shooting guard Tim Hardaway Jr. could be on the move. Zach Lowe of ESPN said on The Lowe Post: “They’re already shopping Tim Hardaway for second-round picks, because they don’t want to pay him.” Hardaway, 24, hits restricted free agency this summer. He is averaging 11.7 points, 2.1 rebounds and 1.6 assists. The Hawks traded their first-round draft pick in 2015...
Via The Sports Daily
January 10, 2017  |  Discuss

Pistons assistant Tim Hardaway facing drunk driving charge

Detroit Pistons assistant coach Tim Hardaway is facing drunk driving charges stemming from an incident last April. According to a report by Jermont Terry and Derick Hutchinson of Local 4 News in Detroit, Hardaway was pulled over near his Beverly Hills home, and court records show that his BAC was .17. It’s unclear based on the report if the UTEP product was arrested during the...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 23, 2016  |  Discuss

Tim Hardaway hurt, motivated by Phil Jackson’s comments

Tim Hardaway was traded by the New York Knicks to the Atlanta Hawks on draft night and says he is motivated by some parting shots from Phil Jackson. In explaining the trade, the New York Post reports that the Zen Master said Friday he felt draft pick Jerian Grant has more of what the Knicks...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
June 29, 2015  |  Discuss

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