Atlanta Hawks

How FiveThirtyEight’s CARMELO projections view the 2019-20 Hawks

Bill Streicher-USA TODAY Sports An interesting reference. Exactly one year ago, we examined the roster for the Atlanta Hawks through the prism of FiveThirtyEight’s CARMELO model. In short, we’re back to do that once again for 2019-20 and, as a refresher, Nate Silver and the crew at FiveThirtyEight...

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4 days ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

Atlanta Hawks Should Take a Chance on Christian Wood

A quick look at a player the Atlanta Hawks should consider signing this offseason. With the offseason in full swing and Summer League almost completed, the Atlanta Hawks still have a couple of open rosters spots. One recently waived player should be on the top of the team’s wish list. Per Shams...

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5 days ago, Soaring Down South, Atlanta Hawks

Hawks projected for modest improvement with early over/under

Small steps. NBA Summer League concludes on Monday evening and, for the Atlanta Hawks, it is already a thing of the past. With free agency also dying down, rosters across the league are beginning to take shape and, right on time, the good folks at BetOnline.ag released over/under win total projections...

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6 days ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

Damian Jones says he still has ‘more to prove’ after trade to Hawks

Former first-round pick and newly acquired Hawks big man Damian Jones is looking to show off his talent in a way he wasn’t able to on a loaded Warriors’ roster, writes Chris Vivlamore of The Atlanta Journal-Constitution. Jones, 24, was plagued by injuries during his three-year career in Golden State....

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1 week ago, Yardbarker, Atlanta Hawks

Wounds from stained post-Joe Johnson era in Atlanta seemingly heal

The seven-time All-Star brought back a feeling to State Farm Arena that many basketball fans in Atlanta remember as an exciting era of Hawks basketball last Sunday with the BIG3. After years of hostility, it was all love from the people of the town where one of the franchise’s greatest players ever enjoyed...

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1 week ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

Report: Hawks release guard Jaylen Adams

The Atlanta Hawks have waived guard Jaylen Adams, according to JD Shaw of Hoops Rumors (tweet). Adams’ $1.4M salary for next season would have been guaranteed on July 19 if he hadn’t been waived. The Hawks will only incur a cap hit of $100K. Atlanta now has $7M in cap space and 13 players on guaranteed...

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1 week ago, Yardbarker, Atlanta Hawks

Hawks set to waive Jaylen Adams ahead of guarantee date

An immediate roster move. With a guarantee deadline looming, the Atlanta Hawks will move on from Jaylen Adams. The news was first reported by Chris Vivlamore of the AJC on Saturday morning. The second-year guard out of St. Bonaventure joined the Hawks on a two-way deal last summer before being elevated...

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1 week ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

Atlanta Hawks: DeAndre’ Bembry Was Most Improved Player Last Season

A look at DeAndre’ Bembry’s season for the Atlanta Hawks in 2018-19, and why he ranks as the Most Improved Player for the team. For the first time in his career, DeAndre’ Bembry of the Atlanta Hawks made it through a full season with his team. In his rookie season of 2016-17, the Hawks...

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1 week ago, Soaring Down South, Atlanta Hawks

Hawks top Spurs in spirited Las Vegas finale

LAS VEGAS — Expectations were not high heading into the Atlanta Hawks Summer League finale against the San Antonio Spurs on Friday evening. Both teams were playing it conservatively during their last evening in Las Vegas and sat multiple players likely to be relevant to their respective upcoming NBA...

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1 week ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks, San Antonio Spurs

Game Recap: Hawks 80, Spurs 72

LAS VEGAS -- The Atlanta Hawks overcame a ragged shooting effort to defeat the San Antonio Spurs, 80-72, at Thomas and Mack Center in a Las Vegas Summer League consolation game Friday night.

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1 week ago, NBA, San Antonio Spurs, Atlanta Hawks

Hawks finish Summer League with 80-72 victory over Spurs

That’ll do it. Less than two hours before tip-off on Friday evening, word broke that No. 4 overall pick De’Andre Hunter would not be making a triumphant return to NBA Summer League for the Atlanta Hawks’ final contest. Alas, the game still transpired and the end result was a victory by the final score...

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1 week ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks, San Antonio Spurs

Las Vegas Summer League: Spurs vs. Hawks Game Thread

The Spurs play one more game tonight in Vegas before the 2019 Summer League Spurs disband Welcome to the Game Thread. Veterans of the Game Thread know how we do things around here, but for all you newbies we have a few rules. Our community guidelines apply and basically say be cool, no personal attacks,...

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1 week ago, Pounding The Rock, San Antonio Spurs, Atlanta Hawks

Summer League Game 5: Hawks vs. Spurs

One more in Vegas. The Atlanta Hawks dropped their last pre-scheduled game in Las Vegas on Thursday but, after compiling a 1-3 record, Greg Foster and his squad must play out the string in the consolation round. Late on Thursday evening, the NBA announced that the Hawks would do so in a (late) game...

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1 week ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks, San Antonio Spurs

Atlanta Hawks First Preseason Game Will Be Against Pelicans, Zion Williamson

A quick look at who the Atlanta Hawks will be playing in their first preseason game of the season on October 7, 2019. According to a release from the Atlanta Hawks, the team’s preseason schedule will begin on October 7, 2019 in a marquee matchup against the New Orleans Pelicans and the #1 overall...

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1 week ago, Soaring Down South, Atlanta Hawks, New Orleans Pelicans

McCall continues to shine as Hawks fall to Wizards

Not an entertaining game, one which the Hawks lost on Thursday afternoon. After picking up a victory on Tuesday night, the Atlanta Hawks did not follow that with another one, losing their third game of Las Vegas Summer League on Thursday afternoon to the Washington Wizards, 71-76, in the final preliminary...

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1 week ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks, Washington Wizards

Hachimura leads Wizards past Hawks in Summer League

Hachimura leads Wizards past Hawks in Summer League

Rui Hachimura scored 19 of his 25 points in the second half to help the Washington Wizards beat the Atlanta Hawks 76-74 in the NBA Summer League

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1 week ago, FOX Sports, Atlanta Hawks, Washington Wizards

Game Recap: Wizards 76, Hawks 71

LAS VEGAS -- Rui Hachimura finished with 25 points and nine rebounds to lead the Wizards to a 76-71 win over the Hawks in the Las Vegas Summer League on Thursday at Thomas & Mack Center.

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1 week ago, NBA, Atlanta Hawks, Washington Wizards

Rui Hachimura Scores 25 Points, Leads Wizards Past Hawks at NBA Summer League

The Washington Wizards closed their Summer League with a 76-71 win over the Atlanta Hawks Thursday in Las Vegas. Rui Hachimura starred in the game with 25 points, eight rebounds and two blocks, helping the Wizards survive a close battle...

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1 week ago, Bleacher Report, Atlanta Hawks, Washington Wizards

Wizards vs. Hawks Summer League Game to Be Broadcasted with Smartphone Cameras

The NBA may be providing a glimpse of the future during Thursday's Summer League game between the Atlanta Hawks and Washington Wizards in Last Vegas...

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1 week ago, Bleacher Report, Atlanta Hawks, Washington Wizards

Hawks suffer third loss in Las Vegas, 76-71

Concluding the pre-scheduled action. For the second straight game, the Atlanta Hawks took the floor without No. 4 pick De’Andre Hunter, who was sidelined with a sore knee, on Thursday evening in Las Vegas. After 40 minutes of action, the Hawks fell to 1-3 in the desert with a 76-71 loss to the Washington...

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1 week ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

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