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The Brooklyn Nets Owe Atlanta Their 2014 and 2015 First Round Picks

A season since the blockbuster deal that sent Atlanta Hawks’ veteran Joe Johnson to the Brooklyn Nets, many people forget all the pieces that were included in the trade.  Going back to July 2, 2012, the Brooklyn Nets agreed to send Jordan Farmar, Johan Petro, Anthony Morrow, Jordan Williams, DeShawn Stevenson and their 2013 first-round […]The post The Brooklyn Nets Owe Atlanta...
Via The League News
December 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Johan Petro agrees to deal with Chinese team, according to agent

The 7-footer is headed overseas after one season in Atlanta. Free agent center Johan Petro who played for the Atlanta Hawks last season has agreed to a deal with Zhejiang Guangsa Lions in the Chinese Basketball Association his agent has told HoopsHype. Petro is leaving the NBA for the first time since he was a first-round draft pick of the Seattle SuperSonics in 2005. His first...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 24, 2013  |  Discuss

Johan Petro To Sign In China

Johan Petro will sign with a Chinese team, his agent Misko Raznatovic wrote on Twitter. There had been a report that Petro was in discussions with a club in Spain. Petro played for the Atlanta Hawks last season, his eighth year in the NBA.
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August 23, 2013  |  Discuss

Parker, France blow out Croatia in exhibition play

One day after defeating Germany, the French National team resumed exhibition play on Saturday with a brutal 92-60 thrashing of Croatia in Strasbourg, France. From the get-go, France took control and didn't look back throughout the match as five players finished with 10 or more points. Johan Petro led Les Bleus with 15 points, while all three San Antonio Spurs players - Tony...
Via Project Spurs
August 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Hawks-Pacers Preview

The Atlanta Hawks were feeling a lot better about themselves Tuesday. There were plenty of smiles and good-natured ribbing, especially during a 3-point contest between Jeff Teague and Josh Smith to close out practice. Once Teague had finished off his teammate, it was time to head to the airport. Back to reality. While the Hawks have plenty of momentum - their playoff series with...
Via Fox Sports
April 30, 2013  |  Discuss

Hawks' Petro awaits birth of child

Atlanta Hawks center Johan Petro has missed practice to be with his wife for the birth of their child. Petro returned to his home in Miami to with his wife, who is scheduled to deliver the child on Sunday. The team is hopeful the 7-footer will return to Atlanta in time for Game 4 of the playoff series against the Indiana Pacers on Monday night. Petro made his first start of the...
Via Fox Sports
April 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Pacers stumble big time, fall to Hawks 90-69

The Indiana Pacers looked so good in the first two games of the playoffs. They couldn't have looked much worse Saturday night. The Atlanta Hawks raced to a 24-point lead by halftime and blew out the cold-shooting Pacers 90-69 in Game 3, narrowing Indiana's lead in the series to 2-1. Al Horford had 26 points and 16 rebounds to lead the home team. Suddenly, it's a series...
Via AP on Fox
April 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Safe at home, Hawks blow out Pacers in Game 3

ATLANTA -- The Hawks looked like cannon fodder in the first two games of their first-round series with the Indiana Pacers, a juicy candidate for a sweep.For those who cant figure out the Jekyll-and-Hyde Hawks of the last few seasons -- they dominated the Pacers 90-69 on Saturday night in Game 3 -- theres a key factor worth keeping in mind, particularly in the postseason.The Hawks...
Via Fox Sports South
April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Hawks get serious, blow out Pacers in Game 3

ATLANTA -- The Hawks looked like cannon fodder in the first two games of their first-round series with the Indiana Pacers, a juicy candidate for a sweep.For those who cant figure out the Jekyll-and-Hyde Hawks of the last few seasons -- they dominated the Pacers 90-69 on Saturday night in Game 3 -- theres a key factor worth keeping in mind, particularly in the postseason.The Hawks...
Via Fox Sports South
April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Hawks turn things around in rout

Al Horford had 26 points and 16 rebounds as the Atlanta Hawks turned things around dramatically in their playoff series against Indiana, blowing out the Pacers 90-69 in Game 3 Saturday night. Playing with much more urgency than they did in two double-digit losses at Indianapolis, the Hawks raced to a 54-30 halftime lead and narrowed the best-of-seven series to 2-1. Game 4 is Monday...
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April 27, 2013  |  Discuss

Pacers-Hawks Preview

The Atlanta Hawks are trying to stay upbeat. Yet, they know the playoffs can't keep going like this. Beaten up and blown out in the first two games of their opening-round series against the Indiana Pacers, the Hawks were pondering lineup changes heading into Game 3 Saturday night. Coach Larry Drew said he's looking for improvement at both ends of the court, but it's...
Via AP on Fox
April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Facing 2-0 deficit, Hawks ponder changes vs Pacers

The Atlanta Hawks know they can't keep going like this. Beaten up and blown out in the first two games of their series against the Indiana Pacers, the Hawks are pondering lineup changes heading into Game 3 Saturday night. Coach Larry Drew says he's looking for improvement at both ends of the court, but it's clear that he's mainly concerned about getting tougher defensively...
Via AP on Fox
April 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Hawks looking for more stops against bigger Pacers

The undersized Atlanta Hawks are making Indiana look like a high-scoring power. The Pacers ranked 23rd in the NBA with fewer than 95 points per game in the regular season. Led by forward Paul George, Indiana has picked up the pace in the playoffs. The Pacers have averaged 110 points in winning the first two games of the first-round series. Hawks coach Larry Drew said Thursday his...
Via AP on Fox
April 25, 2013  |  Discuss

San Antonio Spurs 99, Atlanta Hawks 97: Duncan bails out Spurs "pathetic" performance

AT&T CENTER--Through large portions of the game the Atlanta Hawks had Johan Petro and Anthony Tolliver defending Tim Duncan and Kawhi Leonard. If you knew nothing else about this game, that should be enough to explain the San Antonio Spurs 99-97 victory. Need more analysis? Unfortunately there isn't much else positive to take away from this win. That Tim Duncan can still...
Via Project Spurs
April 06, 2013  |  Discuss

Hawks pull out win over Lakers amid adversity

ATLANTA So, this is what a playoff victory in March looks like. Despite being outnumbered (regulars-wise), outclassed (size-wise) and stuck in the middle of a Kobe buzzsaw (Bryant had 28 second-half points), the Atlanta Hawks pulled out an emotional 96-92 win over the Lakers on Wednesday, before a spirited sellout crowd of 19,163 at Philips Arena. In NBA circles, there are no...
Via Fox Sports South
March 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Hawks missing 2 starters against surging Lakers

The Atlanta Hawks are missing two starters for their game against the surging Los Angeles Lakers. Forward Josh Smith was out Wednesday night with a sprained left knee, while point guard Jeff Teague couldn't go because of a sprained left ankle. Both were injured the previous night in a loss at Miami. Teague didn't even attempt to suit up. Smith went out for pregame warmups...
Via AP on Fox
March 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Game 63 Preview: Brooklyn Nets (36-26) at Atlanta Hawks (34-27)

Joe Johnson returns to Atlanta yet again to face his former team in the Atlanta Hawks. His original debut as a road player at Atlanta's Philips Arena earlier this year didn't go very well for the Nets   When: 7:00 pm; Saturday, March 9th, 2013 Where: Philips Arena; Atlanta, GA TV: YES Network Just 1.5 games separate these two teams...
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March 09, 2013  |  Discuss

Breaking Down the Atlanta Hakws’ Off-Season/Summer

Breaking Down the Atlanta Hawks Off-Season   Added: Kyle Korver, Lou Williams, Johan Petro, Anthony Morrow, Devin Harris, Jordan Williams, DeShawn Stevenson Lost: Joe Johnson, Marvin Williams, Vladimir Radmanovic, Jason Collins, Kirk Hinrich, Jerry Stackhouse Draft: John Jenkins (SG, Vanderbilt, 1st Round 23rd Overall), Mike Scott (PF, Virginia, 2nd Round 43rd Overall) Free Agency...
Via HoopStuff
August 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Free Agent Signings and Trades : Southeast Division

Today is the 1st day that Free Agents are allowed to sign with their teams, but most of the signing were known before today. This has also been a crazy off-season with many high profile trades. Check out all the moves so far from the teams in the Southeast Division.   Atlanta Hawks - The Hawks traded All Star Joe Johnson to the Brooklyn Nets. In doing so the Hawks got...
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July 11, 2012  |  Discuss

I Love This Deal: Brooklyn Nets Trade For Joe Johnson

In a blockbuster trade, the Brooklyn Nets have agreed in principle to trade the expiring contracts of Jordan Farmar, Johan Petro, Anthony Morrow and Jordan Williams along with DeShawn Stevenson, via sign-and-trade, and a future first-round pick, lottery-protected in 2013 via Houston, to acquire Atlanta Hawk guard Joe Johnson. I love this deal. The Nets get a proven scorer and facilitator...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
July 03, 2012  |  Discuss

Nets acquire Joe Johnson with trade with Atlanta

The Brooklyn Nets have acquired forward Joe Johnson in a trade with the Atlanta Hawks in exchange for five players and a draft pick, multiple media outlets reported Monday. The Hawks get Jordan Farmar, Anthony Morrow, Jordan Williams and Johan Petro. They also will get DeShawn Stevenson in a sign-and-trade arrangement and will get the Nets' 2013 lottery-protected pick. ...
Via Pro Sports Daily
July 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Nets, Hawks Nearing Completion Of Joe Johnson Trade

Brooklyn will acquire Joe Johnson for Jordan Williams, Johan Petro, Jordan Farmar, Anthony Morrow, a re-signed Deshawn Stevenson and Houston's 2013 protected first round pick in the proposed deal.
Via RealGM
July 02, 2012  |  Discuss
HELLO BROOKLYN

Nets, Hawks agree on huge deal

The Nets may still re-sign Deron Williams, but even if they don't, the team will still have a star on the roster for its inaugural season in Brooklyn. 

Via Los That Sports Blog
July 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Johnson To Nets Trade Talks In Jeopardy

The current deal has Brooklyn sending the expiring contracts of Jordan Farmar, Johan Petro, Anthony Morrow and Jordan Williams to the Hawks in exchange for Joe Johnson.
Via RealGM
July 01, 2012  |  Discuss

POTD 4/10/12: Vince Carter on Hassan Whiteside

I’m just going to be honest here: Vince Carter beat Johan Petro because he’s Vince Carter.  When the dunks in question are of a similar caliber I normally go with the one that was more of a facial, which, in this case, would be Petro’s… but I’m rolling with VC’s fly-by on Whiteside because, well, would you ever read this blog again if I took Johan Petro over Vince Carter...
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April 11, 2012  |  Discuss
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