This time, the Hawks are slight favorites. Thirty six years ago, Atlanta pushed the defending NBA champions, led by Elvin Hayes and Bob Dandridge, to the brink in a classic … Continue Reading Remembering the last time #Hawks played Washington in the playoffs
John Sterling is worse than you think. (For those too young to remember Sterling’s stints as a Braves announcer and voice of the Hawks, consider yourself lucky.)
Dan Roundfield, arguably the best pure power forward in Atlanta Hawks history, drowned Monday off the coast of Aruba. He made three All-Star teams as a Hawk and was a … Continue Reading R.I.P. Dan Roundfield
(A mostly Falcons flashback, with a Hawks cameo) In Atlanta the 1980 Falcons were football’s version of the ’91 Braves. Not quite the same, because the NFL schedule can’t compete … Continue Reading My adventures with Rankin Smith, and other tales of Atlanta’s other sports teams
Yes, that was an ex-Hawk sinking the three-pointer that won Game 5 for Dallas — probably the closest Atlanta will ever get to the finals. Baseball desperately needs a World … Continue Reading A Hawk soars in the NBA Finals
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WSB’s Zach Klein tweets: @Braves vs Phillies = 4.7 rating. @Atlanta_Hawks vs Bucks in Gm 2 playoffs did a 3.8 Congrats to the Hawks, who appear poised for a showdown … Continue Reading Still a Braves town (on TV, at least)
Fuck college sports. Boring (save for the NCAA tourney). Bank on it — the Hawks, Braves and Falcons will all make the playoffs this year. And if you haven’t watched … Continue Reading A pro sports town