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NBA engaging in ‘exploratory conversations’ toward late July restart in Orlando

Photo by Gary Bassing/NBAE via Getty Images Discussions about the NBA’s path to restarting the 2019-20 season continue, including proposals and ideas about where and when the action might resume. On Saturday, the NBA weighed in for the first time in an official capacity with regard to a specific venue....

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Roundtable: Who is your favorite ‘underdog’ player to suit up for the Hawks?

Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images It is ‘Underdog Week’ across SB Nation and, with that in mind, writers from the Peachtree Hoops staff weigh in with their favorite underdogs from Atlanta Hawks history. Zach Hood: I’ll take Zaza Pachulia. A second-round pick in the 2003 NBA Draft, Pachulia was an...

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2 days ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

2020 NBA 2K League Results: Raptors Beat Hawks, Improve to 6-0

Technical issues can plague any competition when it's forced to operate remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic, and the NBA 2K League was no exception on Thursday night, as technical ...

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3 days ago, Bleacher Report, Toronto Raptors, Atlanta Hawks

Cam Reddish: ‘This is really just my way of trying to give back’

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Getty Images The rookie represents a good cause for city and organization, with optimism about basketball after the pandemic. Cam Reddish has decided to lend a helping hand. The Atlanta Hawks rookie is one of five celebrity representatives for the Pepsi “Stronger...

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3 days ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

Could the Atlanta Hawks Play Again This Season?

Is it possible that the Atlanta Hawks return to play this season at Disney World? Maybe it’s the optimist in me speaking, but it’s sounding more and more likely that the NBA will be returning in some form or another this season. The big question seems to be where and when – not if –...

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3 days ago, Soaring Down South, Atlanta Hawks

Atlanta Hawks: John Collins max-contract talks should be on hold

Atlanta Hawks’ big man John Collins will be eligible for a max-contract extension soon, but the team should wait with several looming questions present. John Collins of the Atlanta Hawks has improved every year of his young career, and many expected to see another significant leap in the 2019-20...

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4 days ago, Hoops Habit, Atlanta Hawks

Free agent scouting report: De’Anthony Melton

Photo by Glenn James/NBAE via Getty Images The Atlanta Hawks have a need for good basketball players. If you could distill the central task facing President of Basketball Operations and General Manager Travis Schlenk this offseason into a single mantra, it would be this: Acquire more good basketball...

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4 days ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

Atlanta Hawks: Grading Vince Carter’s 2019-2020 season

Continuing our player grades with the Atlanta Hawks veteran forward… Vince Carter. Let’s review how he looked in what is likely his final season. Vince Carter may have played his last game for the Atlanta Hawks and likely his last game in the NBA. Considering Carter was playing in his...

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5 days ago, Soaring Down South, Atlanta Hawks

Atlanta Hawks: Was De’Andre Hunter the right pick at fourth overall?

De’Andre Hunter had a solid rookie season for the Atlanta Hawks, and while it may not be over, let’s look at whether or not he justified the fourth pick. The Atlanta Hawks appear to be on the upswing due to their mass of young talent. Part of their young core includes former fourth overall...

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5 days ago, Soaring Down South, Atlanta Hawks

2020 NBA Draft scouting report: Nick Richards

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports In advance of the 2020 NBA Draft, Peachtree Hoops is evaluating prospects with a look at what the Atlanta Hawks might be considering from now until the selection process occurs. Dozens of prospects will be profiled in this space and, in this edition, we examine the work...

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5 days ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

Los Angeles Lakers: Best trade in team history with the Atlanta Hawks

The Los Angeles Lakers and Atlanta Hawks have been trade partners nine times. In Lake Show Life’s latest new article series, we are going to be breaking down the best trade in Los Angeles Lakers‘ history with all other 29 NBA teams, starting with the Atlanta Hawks. The Lakers and Hawks have...

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6 days ago, Lake Show Life, Los Angeles Lakers, Atlanta Hawks

Hawks Talon Gaming Club Soar to Three Game Winning Streak

Recapping another Hawks Talon Gaming Victory. The Hawks Talon Gaming Club completed their second sweep of the season on Friday night after taking down Pacers Gaming. The Hawks hit the virtual hardwood energized and claimed an early lead in game one. As the game carried on, it became more difficult for...

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6 days ago, Soaring Down South, Atlanta Hawks

Looking back: The time Bill Russell never played for the Hawks because of racism

Photo by Paul J. Maguire/The Boston Globe via Getty Images While the YouTube conspiracies linger, the all-time great said it himself, there’s one common theme between him not wanting to play in St. Louis and him not feeling appreciated in Boston. It’s one of the more famous trades in NBA history. In...

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1 week ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

How would the Atlanta Hawks look with Fultz instead of Collins?

If the 2017 NBA draft was to be done all over again, it’s very likely that John Collins would go much higher and Markelle Fultz would go much lower. In the 2017 NBA draft, the Atlanta Hawks lucked out and drafted John Collins with the 19th overall selection. However, if the draft were to be […] How...

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1 week ago, Soaring Down South, Atlanta Hawks

Atlanta Hawks: John Collins thinks he’s worth the max; do the Hawks?

John Collins believes he’s worth a max extension, but will the Atlanta Hawks agree? Thanks to his electrifying dunks, John Collins managed to quickly make a name for himself during his rookie season with the Atlanta Hawks. Though, in the past two years, his development on the offensive side of...

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1 week ago, Sir Charles In Charge, Atlanta Hawks

Atlanta Hawks ’19-’20 Season Grades: Treveon Graham

Giving a season grade to Atlanta Hawks’ guard Treveon Graham. The Atlanta Hawks acquired Treveon Graham along with Jeff Teague from Minnesota back in January, and he ended up playing solid minutes for the team down the stretch. The 26-year-old guard carved out a role with the Hornets back in 2017...

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1 week ago, Soaring Down South, Atlanta Hawks

John Collins says he wants to stay with Hawks, earned max contract extension

John Collins says he wants to stay with Hawks, earned max contract extension

"When we’re talking max numbers and money, I feel like I definitely (am in) the conversation to have earned that money."

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1 week ago, NBC Sports, Atlanta Hawks

Hawks' John Collins Says He's 'Definitely' in the Conversation for Max Contract

John Collins still has one more year remaining on his rookie contract, but the 22-year-old is confident his body of work is worth a max extension from the Atlanta Hawks. Speaking to Sarah K...

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1 week ago, Bleacher Report, Atlanta Hawks

What if the Hawks had a do-over in the 2016 NBA Draft?

Photo by Stephen Pellegrino/NBAE via Getty Images It is “What if?” Week on SB Nation and, through that lens, NBA sites executed do-overs for the first round of 2014, 2015 and 2016 NBA Drafts. While the Atlanta Hawks didn’t actually execute a first round pick in 2015 (thanks to the Tim Hardaway Jr....

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1 week ago, Peachtree Hoops, Atlanta Hawks

Hawks Talon Takes Down Grizz Gaming in Emotional Three Game Battle

Recapping the latest Hawks Talon Gaming Club series. The Hawks Talon Gaming Club handled Grizz Gaming on Wednesday night after having to compete in their first game three since the NBA 2K League season started. The team came out of game one with a 74-63 win, balanced scoring, and a strong momentum heading...

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