ATLANTA (AP) Hawks guard Kyle Korver will undergo his third surgery since March when a specialist removes loose bodies from his right elbow on Tuesday.
Korver had surgery for a broken nose three months ago and earlier this month surgeons repaired ligament damage in his right ankle.
The 34-year-old is still wearing a boot. He said last week that he expects to be ready by training...
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Atlanta Hawks sharpshooter Kyle Korver will undergo his second surgery of the offseason on Tuesday.
The veteran guard will have surgery on his right elbow, the team announced. The surgery will remove "loose bodies" in the elbow, an issue that bothered Korver during the 2014-15 season.
The surgery is being performed by Dr. David Altchek at the Hospital for Special Surgery in New...
Atlanta Hawks big man Pero Antic will return to play basketball overseas after two NBA seasons, according to multiple reports.
Antic, who was a restricted free agent for Atlanta, has a deal in place with Fenerbahce in the Turkish Basketball League. The deal is expected to be formalized in the coming days.
The 6-foot-11 Antic averaged 6.3 points and 3.5 rebounds per game in his two...
ATLANTA (AP) Now that he's added Tim Hardaway Jr., Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer has narrowed his focus on re-signing All-Star forward Paul Millsap and starting guard DeMarre Carroll.
NBA teams can begin negotiating with free agents at 12 a.m. Wednesday, and Budenholzer believes the acquisition of Hardaway will help convince Millsap and Carroll to stay in Atlanta.
''Our most important...
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By Christopher Kline: Staff Writer/Hoopstuff…
After the Hawks’ unprecedented run to the Eastern Conference championship, Atlanta has a few critical pieces hitting free agency this offseason, headed by two-time All-Star forward, Paul Millsap. While he doesn’t necessarily provide the explosive scoring that superstars such as...
After so many days and weeks of palpable buzz, the 2015 NBA Draft dramatically underwhelmed, from a pure entertainment value, with its incredible lack of trades. There were no trades involving players selected in the lottery—none of the lottery picks had been exchanged before draft night, either—and the few NBA veterans who were traded were role players.
The general lack of...
ATLANTA (AP) The Atlanta Hawks have drafted shooting guard Marcus Eriksson of Sweden with the 50th pick of the NBA draft.
General manager Wes Wilcox said that Eriksson missed last season with a torn knee ligament and is still under contract with Barcelona.
Wilcox added that the 6-foot-7, 178-pound Eriksson will spend next season playing overseas.
Eriksson was the Hawks' first draft...
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Tim Hardaway Jr. is on the move. The former Wolverine will play his third year in the NBA for the Atlanta Hawks, according to a report by Adrian Wojnarowski.
The Knicks traded Hardaway during Thursday night’s NBA Draft to the Hawks for the rights to first round draft pick Jerian Grant.
Hardaway averaged 9.7 points, 1.9 rebounds and 1.5 assists per game in his second season in...
VIDEO: The Atlanta Hawks unveiled to the world their new uniforms for next season. Some love and some hate, but do you understand the story behind it?
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Last night was a typical night that I usually endure in my life. Struggling to go to sleep, watching re-runs of Family Guy late at night hoping maybe Peter Griffin’s very distinct laugh could possibly soothe me to sleep. Just before I fell asleep, I heard a message go off on my phone, as messages often do, no matter what time of night. Typically I try to avoid these messages, because...
The Atlanta Hawks revealed their next generation uniforms on Wednesday.
“TRUE TO ATLANTA: Our city is uniquely situated at the epicenter of fashion, pop culture and Southern hip hop. That inventive spirit is evident in these innovative design concepts which mesh patterns, colors and unique combinations from the jerseys and shorts right down to the socks and laces.”
After the Atlanta Hawks gloriously redesigned their court, featuring the return of the team's old-school "Pac-Man" logo at midcourt, anticipation of their new uniform reveal was palpable. Would they integrate
Nobody can accuse the Atlanta Hawks of lacking creativity in the designing of their new uniforms.
The official unveiling of the Hawks’ revamped unis is set for Wednesday, but the Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution got his hands on some images of them one day early.
As you can see, the Hawks have ditched their red, white and blue color scheme for...
Fresh off the Los Angeles Clippers insulting the fashion sense of every NBA fan, the Atlanta Hawks are apparently ready to fall in line.
The Atlanta-Journal Constitution provided us with a preview of the team’s unconscionable new uniforms, which are set to be unveiled Wednesday.
Be prepared, they are absolutely horrendous:
We have absolutely no idea what to do with these. Is...
Danny Ferry’s time with the Atlanta Hawks has officially come to an end, as the team announced the buyout of the general manager’s contract Monday.
Although the exact amount and details of the buyout were not released, league sources say it will include an amount greater than the balance of Ferry’s current contract, which has three additional years remaining. Hawks’ current...
The Atlanta Hawks are parting ways with general manager Danny Ferry, who has been away from the team since last year after making some racially insensitive remarks during a meeting.
In what promises to be a major shake-up in the team’s front office Yahoo Sports NBA insider Adrian Wojnarowski was the first to report that head coach Mike Budenholzer will take over as the Hawks...
Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer was arrested for driving under the influence of alcohol in August 2013, and his court date has been set.
Per Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, the 2014-15 NBA Coach of the Year is due in Fulton County State Court on July 29.
Budenholzer could be subject to a variety of penalties, Vivlamore writes:
“Budenholzer faces up...
The Atlanta Hawks had a big year making it to the Eastern Conference Finals and landed a new owner. Now they’ve also updated their logos….
Welcome to the Club! Today we unveil our new logo, and the story behind it: http://t.co/o9Njk0JuKH #TrueToAtlanta pic.twitter.com/nhlmEYYQNw
— Atlanta Hawks (@ATLHawks) June 1, 2015
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Atlanta Hawks shooting guard Kyle Korver will miss the remainder of the NBA playoffs and will undergo further tests on his right ankle injury that will determine if surgery is necessary. Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution is first to report the news of Korver who left Friday night’s Game 2 with an ankle injury.
BREAKING: Kyle Korver is OUT for the remainder...
One particular Hawks fan in attendance for Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals at Philips Arena really wanted to meet Shaquille O’Neal.
Wednesday was her lucky night, as the fan was given the opportunity to snap a selfie with Shaq after the game during Inside the NBA. The seven-footer even surprised her with a kiss.
The fan was so excited that she burst into tears.
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DeMarre Carroll suffered what appeared to be a serious knee injury during the fourth quarter of Game 1 of the Eastern Conference Finals Wednesday against the Cavaliers. Carroll was driving to the basket and picked up his dribble as he headed to the hoop with about four minutes left in the game. It’s unclear whether...Read More