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Hawks Ball!

The Atlanta Hawks and Brooklyn Nets play game 4 tonight in Brooklyn with Atlanta holding a 2-1 edge.  Many in Atlanta and around the nation see this as a must win for the Hawks who struggled offensively in game 3 losing 91-83.   519 more words


The Butler will do it for the Bulls, fantasy basketball players

The NBA playoffs continue Monday with a three-game slate.

Before finalizing lineups, check on the status of Brooklyn Nets guard Deron Williams. He is questionable to face the Atlanta Hawks after exiting Game 3 with a back injury. 539 more words


Nets beat Hawks 91-83, pull within 2-1 in series

NEW YORK – Brook Lopez had 22 points and 13 rebounds, Thaddeus Young added 18 points and 11 rebounds, and the Brooklyn Nets beat Atlanta 91-83 on Saturday to cut the Hawks’ lead to 2-1 in the Eastern Conference series. 474 more words


Hawks in Brooklyn knowing they need to think sweep, not split

NEW YORK — This is rarefied air for the Hawks in the postseason. They are in a position to sweep the Brooklyn Nets in the first-round of the playoffs or at the very least come up away with a split of two games on the road and then close it out back at Philips Arena in game five. 521 more words


EC Quarterfinals Game 2: Hawks 96 Nets 91

THRILLIPS ARENA — Coach Lionel Hollins lost Game 1 in their first round matchup to the Hawks, but seemed pretty assured of himself that the game’s best player wouldn’t be taken too seriously. 635 more words

Through organizational shifts, Al Horford remains a constant force for Atlanta Hawks

Back in January, as the Atlanta Hawks streaked to a perfect record for the month and eventually landed on a 19-game win streak, Al Horford stood in front of his locker and spoke glowingly about his team following yet another win. 428 more words


Utilize regular-season stats when making fantasy lineup calls

There are just three games on tonight’s playoff schedule, and while the center spot is particularly thin, there are a couple of decent value plays at other positions. 498 more words