Atlanta Hawks: A 3 Franchise Trade For Dion Waiters

Atlanta Hawks: A 3 Franchise Trade For Dion Waiters By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… Hawks Get: Dion Waiters Cavaliers Get: Bismack Biyombo and Dennis Schroder Hornets Get: John Jenkins and Matthew Dellavedova The Atlanta Hawks have an excellent starting 5, with Al Horford, Paul Millsap, Jeff Teague, Kyle Korver and DeMarre Carroll, but their bench? It isn’t pretty...
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September 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Atlanta Hawks: Dennis Schröder must improve

Last night the Hawks resigned back-up point guard Shelvin Mack. Mack started last season third in the depth chart for point guards behind starter Jeff Teague and then-rookie Dennis Schröder. Schröder was drafted 17th overall and had some high expectations entering the 2013 season. There was a lot of hype surrounding Schröder as many compared him to Boston Celtics’ Rajon Rondo...
August 23, 2014  |  Discuss

Hawks Re-Sign Shelvin Mack

The Atlanta Hawks have re-signed Shelvin Mack. "Shelvin has proven himself to be an excellent fit in our program,” Ferry said. “On the court, he plays well within our system and possesses a toughness and level of unselfishness that we truly value," Ferry said. "At 24, he is still a young player with the type of work ethic that can allow him to continue to keep...
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August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Hawks re-sign backup guard Shelvin Mack

ATLANTA (AP) The Atlanta Hawks have re-signed guard Shelvin Mack, who general manager Danny Ferry says proved to be a good fit for coach Mike Budenholzer's system. Mack averaged 7.5 points and ranked second on the team with 3.7 assists per game. He played in 73 games, including 11 starts, and ranked seventh in the NBA with his average of 3.04 assists per turnover. Ferry said...
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August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Hawks re-sign guard Mack, release 7-game preseason slate

ATLANTA -- The Hawks had a busy Friday, just weeks before the commencement of training camp, re-signing guard Shelvin Mack and releasing the dates of their seven-game preseason schedule. In 73 games with the club last season (including 11 starts), Mack averaged 7.5 points, 3.7 assists and 2.2 rebounds for the Hawks, while posting a stellar assist/turnover ratio (3.04) which ranked...
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August 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Atlanta Hawks: Shelvin Mack Resigning Grade

Atlanta Hawks: Shelvin Mack Resigning Grade By Tashan Reed: Staff Writer At Hoopstuff… Contract: 3 seasons, 7.3 million The Atlanta Hawks have brought back Shelvin Mack on a three year, $7.3 million contract with a team option for the third year. Mack served as the Hawks’ backup point guard to starter Jeff Teague during the 2013-14 regular season and played well, scoring...
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July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Shelvin Mack resigns with the Hawks

photo credit: Shelvin Mack has officially re-signed with the Atlanta Hawks, 3 years $7.3 million contract. Mack was a great role player for the Hawks last season, putting up 7 points and 3 assists per game. The Hawks were able to sneak into the playoffs last season, in a very weak eastern conference, and they seem to want to stick to the same game plan. The Hawks...
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July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Hawks re-sign point guard Shelvin Mack

The Atlanta Hawks were pleasantly surprised with their season last year, and ended up pushing the Indiana Pacers to a Game 7 in the first round of the NBA Playoffs. One of the key players to help with that run was backup point guard Shelvin Mack, who provided stability and scoring off of the bench. According to a report from Adrian Wojnarowski, the Hawks agreed to a new deal with...
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July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Shelvin Mack Agrees To Three-Year, $7.3M Deal With Hawks

The Atlanta Hawks and Shelvin Mack have agreed upon a three-year, $7.3 million deal. The Hawks own a team option in the third season. Mack has been a restricted free agent after averaging 7.5 points and 3.7 assists per game. Mack was the 34th overall pick in the 2011 NBA Draft out of Butler.
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July 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Atlanta Hawks: Three second-round sleepers to target

The Atlanta Hawks have the 15th and 43rd overall pick in this year’s draft, and last week I previewed who they should take with the 15th pick. This week we’ll look at some possible second round sleepers that the Hawks could swipe up as a surprise. Here are three players (that should be available at the 43rd pick) I think have the skill set to turn into very serviceable NBA players...
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Scott, Shelvin Mack Want to Re-Sign with Hawks

The Atlanta Hawks are coming off of a disappointing seven-game series loss to the Indiana Pacers, but they are excited about the future of their team after a surprising playoff run. Both Mike Scott and Shelvin Mack were big reasons that the Hawks’ bench was as effective as it was,... The post Mike Scott, Shelvin Mack Want to Re-Sign with Hawks appeared first on Hoops-Nation.
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May 08, 2014  |  Discuss

Mike Scott, Shelvin Mack Hope To Return To Hawks

Mike Scott and Shelvin Mack discussed their futures with the Atlanta Hawks after exit interviews. Both players said they hope to re-sign with the Hawks as free agents this offseason. “I’m just going to leave that to the GM and the coaching staff but of course I want to come back,” Scott said. “I would like to be back,” Mack said. “I’ll continue to work and improve ...
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May 07, 2014  |  Discuss

With Another Win, the Hawks Would Shock the World

After a win in game five, the Atlanta Hawks are one victory away from making their first second round (playoffs) appearance since the 2010-11 season when they defeated the Orlando Magic (4-2) and lost to the Chicago Bulls (2-4). The leading scorers for Atlanta were Paul Millsap (18), Kyle Korver (16), Jeff Teague (12), DeMarre Carroll (15), Mike Scott (17), and Shelvin Mack (20)...
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April 30, 2014  |  Discuss

Hawks push Pacers to brink

It is hard to believe we are at this point. But Atlanta emphatically and dramatically pushed top-seeded Indiana to the brink of elimination with a dominant 107-97 win. The Pacers made a run at the end of the game to make this one close. But throughout, the Hawks led the Pacers by 20-plus points, dominating the second quarter 41-19. Mike Scott his five 3-pointers in the quarter alone...
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April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Hawks push Pacers to brink

It is hard to believe we are at this point. But Atlanta emphatically and dramatically pushed top-seeded Indiana to the brink of elimination with a dominant 107-97 win. The Pacers made a run at the end of the game to make this one close. But throughout, the Hawks led the Pacers by 20-plus points, dominating the second quarter 41-19. Mike Scott his five 3-pointers in the quarter alone...
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April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Former Brad Stevens coached Shelvin Mack comes up big in Hawks win. Roy Hibbert's disappearing act continues.

Atlanta Hawks guard Shelvin Mack, who played three years under current Boston Celtics coach Brad Stevens at Butler, had the best game of his young career last night.Mack scored 20, the second highest scoring output of his career, on 5-9 shooting including 2-4 for three to help the number 8 seed Atlanta Hawks put the number 1 seed Indiana Pacers at a 2-3 disadvantage in the series...
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April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Hawks Crush Pacers; Take 3-2 Series Lead

AP Photo/Darron Cummings The eighth-seeded Atlanta Hawks have knocked off the top-seeded Pacers in Game 5 of the 1st round of the Eastern Conference Playoffs 107-97. The series is now in favor of the Hawks three games to two after this impressive performance. Atlanta was behind after the 1st quarter but surged to a 21 point halftime lead after taking control and playing their...
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April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Three Hits: Hawks continue road success against Pacers

The Hawks continued their impressive play on Monday on the road against the Pacers with a 107-97 win in Game 5 of their first-round series at Bankers Life Field House. The Hawks have won two of three on the road in this series and now hold a 3-2 series lead and can close it out on Thursday at Philips Arena in Game 6. Overall, the Hawks have beaten Indiana, which finished with the...
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April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Pacers' rally falls short as Hawks take 3-2 series lead

INDIANAPOLIS -- Mike Scott made five 3-pointers during a 30-6 second-quarter run Monday night, and the Atlanta Hawks fended off a furious fourth-quarter rally to beat top-seeded Indiana 107-97 and take a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven series. Atlanta can clinch the first-round series at home Thursday. Scott scored all 17 of his points during an incredible 12-minute stretch when Atlanta...
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April 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Hawks' Kyle Korver has been ruled out for Monday

Atlanta Hawks' guard Kyle Korver is expected to miss his third-straight game on Monday the team announced. Tonight, the Hawks play host to the Phoenix Suns as they try to secure their spot for the postseason. As previously reported, Korver was sidelined the last two games due to back spasms.Chris Vivlamore, who covers the Hawks for the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, confirmed...
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March 24, 2014  |  Discuss

Hawks' Kyle Korver out with back spasms in loss to Pelicans

The Atlanta Hawks lost to the New Orleans Pelicans on Friday by the score of 111-105. The loss ended a five-game winning streak and dropped the Hawks to 31-35, fourth in the Southeast Division. Shooting guard Kyle Korver, who was listed as a probable starter, was out due to back spasms. It was the first game Korver has missed since December 2. Arthur Mouratidis  via Wikimedia...
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March 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Are the Hawks Falling out of the Playoff Hunt?

 Bruce Bennett/Getty Images Alisha Ogbewele Atlanta Hawks Writer With the Atlanta Hawks currently sitting at the 5th spot at 25-26 in the Eastern Conference standings, there are some things they need to figure out in order to end their five game losing streak and get back to respectability. From questionable coaching decisions to lack of an offensive attack, something needs to change...
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February 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Bench leads comeback, gains experience in Hawks' loss to Pacers

ATLANTA -- With 14.9 seconds left in regulation, the Atlanta Hawks had cut a 16-point fourth-quarter deficit down to two against the best team in the NBA, the Indiana Pacers. That might not be newsworthy if the group that had accomplished that were the Hawks starters. Instead, in the waning seconds Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer put out a fivesome of rookie Dennis Schroder, second...
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February 05, 2014  |  Discuss

Friday’s DFS NBA 1/31

Thursday nights are brutal for me because I never play them. I avoid those two and three game nights and sometimes it’s great because I’m in a rut, but sometimes it’s the worst because I’m “hot”. Well, last night I wasn’t too happy that it was Thursday. I was feeling good, but had to avoid the three game night. Tonight though, we have eight games, which is one probably...
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January 31, 2014  |  Discuss

Should the Atlanta Hawks tank this season?

The Atlanta Hawks are currently sitting at 23-21 and the three seed in the East. The three seed represents that the Hawks are one of the conference’s best teams. That’s impressive, unless you’re in the East. Currently the six, seven and eight seeds in the East have losing records, but they would still make the playoffs if the season ended today. Those teams would be guaranteed...
January 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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