HAWKS RUMORS & GOSSIP

DeAndre Bembry headed to D-League for 1-game stint, per report

Atlanta’s rookie wing will be back soon enough. Mike Scott returned from a two-game stint in the NBA D-League on Friday and, hours later, it appears that the Atlanta Hawks will, once again, make use of the developmental process. Following a comeback win over the Milwaukee Bucks, Chris Reichert of The Step Back reported that DeAndre Bembry would be sent back to the Salt Lake City...
Via Peachtree Hoops
1 hour ago

Hawks complete unlikely comeback in 114-110 win over Bucks

What a win. At halftime, the Atlanta Hawks looked to be dead in the water. The Milwaukee Bucks finished the second quarter with a flurry to claim a 64-44 lead at the break and, with the way that Atlanta has been playing in the recent past, there was little reason for optimism. However, the Hawks made a heroic comeback down the stretch on the road and, in the end, it was enough to...
Via Peachtree Hoops
11 hours ago

Schroder has career-high 33, Hawks rally past Bucks 114-110

MILWAUKEE (AP) Dennis Schroder scored a career-high 33 points and the Atlanta Hawks rallied from 20 down in the second half to defeat the Milwaukee Bucks 114-110 on Friday night. Paul Millsap had 23 points and 14 rebounds for Atlanta. Tim Hardaway Jr. scored 18. The Hawks, who ended a seven-game losing streak Wednesday with a win over Miami, trailed by 20 at halftime. A 40-point...
Via Associated Press
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Hawks Prospect Watch: Marcus Eriksson in November

In the second month of EuroLeauge Play, Marcus Eriksson and FC Barcalona Lassa are 5-5. What impact has Erikkson had? In only ten games, FC Barcalona, better known for their soccer team, has accumulated a .500 record. They are also in charge of grooming the future of the Atlanta Hawks’ swingman position. Other than Taurean […] Atlanta Hawks Prospect Watch: Marcus Eriksson in...
Via Soaring Down South
1 day ago

Ex-Hawk Watch: December 7th, 2016

What did your favorite former Hawk do last night?  Look no further than Ex-Hawk Watch, where all your stat-watching needs are fulfilled. On any given night, there will be a number of players, formerly of the Atlanta Hawks, that now play for other teams. Keeping up with all of the familiar faces can be a […] Ex-Hawk Watch: December 7th, 2016 - Soaring Down South - Soaring Down...
Via Soaring Down South
1 day ago

Video: Thabo Sefolosha explains the putback dunk and how team can gain momentum

Thabo Sefolosha completed a highlight realm when he grabbed the offensive rebound off of a missed three-point attempt from Mike Muscala and threw down a one-handed dunk to start an 8-0 run for the Hawks in the fourth quarter of Wednesday’s 103-95 win over the Miami Heat. Sefolosha finished with ten points, five rebounds, five assists and a steal. He commented on that putback dunk...
Via Peachtree Hoops
2 days ago

Postgame Report: Hawks Must Establish Howard/Millsap Presence Early

http://hawkshoop.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/Hawks-vs-Heat.mp4
Via Hawks Hoop
2 days ago

WATCH: Thabo Sefolosha's One-Handed Putback Jam Was A Thing of Beauty

Thabo Sefolosha slammed home a miss, and boy was it beautiful.
Via YouTube
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Dwight Howard: 23 Points, 17 Boards and a Personal Dunk Party

Dwight Howard dunked all over the Heat Wednesday night on his way to a team-best 23 points.
Via YouTube
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Hawks end 7-game skid behind Howard, Millsap

ATLANTA (AP) Dwight Howard had 23 points and 17 rebounds, Paul Millsap added 21 points and the Atlanta Hawks snapped a seven-game losing streak with a 103-95 victory over the Miami Heat on Wednesday night. Dennis Schroder had 17 points for the Hawks. They had lost 10 of 11 and had gone 14 days without a victory. Tyler Johnson scored a career-high 27 points and Goran Dragic added...
Via Associated Press
2 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Hot Shot of the Week: Millsap Balls In Return To Lineup

Paul Millsap scored 24 points in his return to the lineup after a three-game absence, earning the Gas South Hot Shot of the Week.
Via YouTube
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Toast of NBA 2 seasons ago, Hawks mired in terrible slump

ATLANTA (AP) The Atlanta Hawks are struggling to figure out what happened to the team that won 60 games just two seasons ago. A ballyhooed makeover has quickly bogged down. The offense looks stagnant and confused. The defense is struggling to stop anyone. The Hawks have faded back into NBA purgatory. Since a 9-2 start raised hopes of another strong run in the Eastern Conference...
Via Associated Press
3 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Victor Oladipo posterizes Dwight Howard on amazing dunk

Dwight Howard isn’t the low-post defender he was in his prime, but that doesn’t make what Victor Oladipo did to him Monday night any less embarrassing. During the second quarter as the Atlanta Hawks hosted the Oklahoma City Thunder, Oladipo posterized Howard with a vicious double-pump dunk we’ll not soon forget. Dwight Howard is going to get a lot of crap for this one....
Via Sportsnaut
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Hawks have fun after Kris Humphries shatters backboard

Via FOX Sports South
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Kris Humphries breaks backboard, Hawks players then throw basketballs to break it more

The Atlanta Hawks held practice at Santa Monica High School on Saturday, as they prepare to play the Lakers on Sunday in Los Angeles. And those high school baskets may not be quite as sturdy as the NBA ones, as shown by how this backboard looked following a Kris Humphries dunk: Practice ended early today…because @KrisHumphries broke a backboard!!! pic.twitter.com/W9iGs4UpkI...
Via The Comeback
12 days ago  |  Discuss

Look: Kris Humphries breaks backboard during Hawks practice

The Atlanta Hawks ended practice early on Saturday after Kris Humphries broke a backboard. Practice ended early today…because @KrisHumphries broke a backboard!!! pic.twitter.com/W9iGs4UpkI — Atlanta Hawks (@ATLHawks) November 26, 2016 The 6-foot-9, 235-pound power forward broke the backboard with a dunk during a workout session at Santa Monica High School, according to...
Via The Sports Daily
13 days ago  |  Discuss

Mike Budenholzer after Hawks' loss to Jazz

"They beat us in a lot of different ways. Collectively, we need to play better." -- Mike Budenholzer after Hawks have 11 assists -- fewest under his watch -- in loss to Jazz.
Via FOX Sports South
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Hawks’ coach Mike Budenholzer on challenge of playing in Utah, and spending Thanksgiving as a team

Hawks’ coach Mike Budenholzer on challenge of playing in Utah, and spending Thanksgiving as a team.
Via FOX Sports South
14 days ago  |  Discuss

Dwight Howard makes the Hawks a legitimate contender

Dwight Howard was signed by the Atlanta Hawks in free agency this past offseason. It was a move that many questioned, especially given the attitude issues that he had with the Houston Rockets. Atlanta’s offseason didn’t go nearly according to plan. The Hawks were hoping to re-sign star big man Al Horford, but seeing him sign with the Boston Celtics ended that hope. Signing Howard...
Via Crossover Chronicles
16 days ago  |  Discuss

WATCH: Gucci Mane proposes to girlfriend at Atlanta Hawks game

It’s not strange to see an average Joe do an in-arena proposal during a sporting event. But for those at Tuesday’s Atlanta Hawks game, they got a preview of what it looks like for a successful person to do that. During Tuesday’s game between the Hawks and New Orleans Pelicans, the rapper Gucci Mane decided it was the perfect time to propose to his girlfriend Keyshia Ka...
Via The Comeback
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Gucci Mane proposes to girlfriend at Pelicans-Hawks game

Rap mogul Gucci Mane picked an interesting place to break the news to his girlfriend that he was hoping to marry her. Love was in the air during Tuesday night’s Pelicans-Hawks game, where Gucci Mane proposed to Keyshia Ka’oir on the Kiss Cam. Things didn’t work out well for the Hawks and their fans, as the Pelicans beat up on them pretty badly, 112-94. But it was all good...
Via The Sports Daily
17 days ago  |  Discuss

Plumlee paid cabbie $60 to run red light to make NBA debut

Marshall Plumlee wasn’t going to let a red light prevent him from making his NBA debut on Sunday. With Joakim Noah out sick, New York needed Plumlee. The New York Knicks rookie was called up from the D-League only a few hours before the team’s afternoon matchup against the Atlanta Hawks. With little time to spare, Plumlee paid a New York cabbie $60 to run through a red light...
Via The Comeback
19 days ago  |  Discuss
MORE STORIES >>


Hawks News
Delivered to your inbox
You'll also receive Yardbarker's daily Top 10, featuring the best sports stories from around the web. Customize your newsletter to get articles on your favorite sports and teams. And the best part? It's free!

By clicking "Sign Me Up", you have read and agreed to the Fox Sports Digital Privacy Policy and Terms of Use. You can opt out at any time. For more information, please see our Privacy Policy.
the YARDBARKER app
Get it now!
Ios_download En_app_rgb_wo_45

Why UCLA's Lonzo Ball is the most interesting player in college hoops

The NBA goes courtside to curbside: Drinks and rides for discerning fans

CFB Crash Course, Graduation: Final grades and awards

The five best (and worst) times athletes hosted 'SNL'

NHL All-Star Game fans are in search of another John Scott

Sporting life: Gifts for the fan who is always on point

Matt Ryan is now Mr. Pick-Two

MLB Winter Meetings, Day 4: News, notes and rumors

The 10 best sports docs available for streaming

MLB Winter Meetings report, Day 3: News, notes and rumors

Today's Best Stuff
For Publishers
Company Info
Help
Follow Yardbarker