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Soaring Down South 50 mins ago

Atlanta Hawks 2018-19 Player Profile: Kent Bazemore

With two regular season games in the books, let’s take a look at what the season might look like for the longest-tenured member of the Atlanta Hawks: Kent Bazemore. The season is finally here! After a long offseason where the Atlanta Hawks acquired a new head coach and some new young talent, it is time […] Atlanta Hawks 2018-19 Player Profile: Kent Bazemore - Soaring Down South - Soaring Down South - An Atlanta Hawks blog
Peachtree Hoops 12 hours ago
Game Thread: Hawks vs. Grizzlies

Game Thread: Hawks vs. Grizzlies

Join us! Happy Friday, folks. The Atlanta Hawks are back in action and, this time, the venue is FedEx Forum in Memphis. Our own Jeff Siegel will be on the scene in Tennessee and, if nothing else, fun should be had by all. Here are the particulars for Atlanta’s second regular season game of the 2018-19 NBA season. Probable Starters Hawks PG - Trae Young SG - Kent Bazemore SF - Taurean Prince PF - Vince Carter C - Alex Len Grizzlies PG - Mike Conley SG - Garrett Temple SF - Chandler Parsons PF - JaMychal Green C - Marc Gasol Injury Report: Atlanta - Omari Spellman (left ankle sprain), John...
Peachtree Hoops Oct 18, 2018
49-point second quarter dooms Hawks against Knicks in season opener

49-point second quarter dooms Hawks against Knicks in season opener

Yep, that happened. 49 points in a quarter... The Atlanta Hawks dropped their opening game of the 2018-19 NBA season 126-107 to the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday night. Tim Hardaway Jr. led the Knicks with 31 points while Enes Kanter added 16 points and 11 rebounds as the Knicks had seven players in double digit scoring. For the Hawks (without John Collins and Dewayne Dedmon), Taurean Prince scored 21 points, Kent Bazemore and Trae Young added 14 points apiece. Let’s break this game down. Second quarter disaster The big talking point of this game was obviously...
Peachtree Hoops Oct 17, 2018
Game Thread: Hawks vs. Knicks

Game Thread: Hawks vs. Knicks

Here we go. The Atlanta Hawks (finally) take on the floor in a regular season setting on Wednesday evening, squaring off against the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden. As always, fun should be had by all and we encourage you to chop it up in the comments, while being cordial to one another throughout the evening. Probable Starters Hawks PG - Trae Young SG - Kent Bazemore SF - Taurean Prince PF - Vince Carter C - Alex Len Knicks PG - Trey Burke SG - Frank Ntilikina SF - Tim Hardaway Jr. PF - Lance Thomas C - Enes Kanter Injury Report: Atlanta - Alex Len (low back strain) is...
Peachtree Hoops Oct 12, 2018
Preseason concludes for Hawks with 119-113 loss to Heat

Preseason concludes for Hawks with 119-113 loss to Heat

On to New York. On Friday evening, the Atlanta Hawks took the floor in a preseason setting for the final time in advance of the 2018-19 season. 48 minutes later, the visiting team cemented a 2-3 record in the preseason, falling to the Miami Heat on the road by a final score of 119-113. There were plenty of highlights to consume in the first half, including a beautiful chase-down block from Kent Bazemore. Kent Bazem re pic.twitter.com/5tUvXRricq— FOX Sports: Hawks (@HawksOnFSSE) October 13, 2018 Also in the first quarter, some levity arrived in the form of Jeremy Lin wearing the...
Peachtree Hoops Oct 12, 2018
Game Thread (Preseason): Hawks vs. Heat

Game Thread (Preseason): Hawks vs. Heat

Join us. Happy Friday, folks. The Atlanta Hawks finish off a five-game preseason slate this evening and the final contest takes place in Miami. As with any exhibition game, hot takes should be kept to a minimum but that won’t stop everyone and let’s just be careful out there. Also, make sure to check out our preview. Probable Starters Hawks PG - Trae Young SG - Kent Bazemore SF - Taurean Prince PF - Vince Carter C - Alex Len Heat PG - Goran Dragic SG - Josh Richardson SF - Derrick Jones Jr. PF - Kelly Olynyk C - Hassan Whiteside Injury Report: Atlanta - John Collins (left ankle...
Peachtree Hoops Oct 10, 2018
Game Thread: Atlanta Hawks vs. San Antonio Spurs

Game Thread: Atlanta Hawks vs. San Antonio Spurs

Join us. Good evening! The Atlanta Hawks are back in action on this fine Wednesday and Georgia Tech’s McCamish Pavilion plays host to the festivities. DeMar DeRozan, LaMarcus Aldridge and the San Antonio Spurs come to town to face off with the Hawks in the home preseason finale and the particulars for the contest can be found below. Also, make sure to check out our preview. Probable Starters Hawks PG - Trae Young SG - Kent Bazemore SF - Taurean Prince PF - Vince Carter C - Alex Len Spurs PG - Derrick White SG - DeMar DeRozan SF - Rudy Gay PF - Dante Cunningham C - Jakob Poeltl Injury...
Peachtree Hoops Oct 7, 2018
Game Thread: Hawks vs. Thunder

Game Thread: Hawks vs. Thunder

Hop aboard! Good afternoon! The Atlanta Hawks are (still) on the road and, on this fine Sunday, the team will face off against Dennis Schröder and the Oklahoma City Thunder. The great city of Tulsa will play host to the festivities and, if nothing else, this will provide another data point for evaluation purposes moving forward. Here are the particulars for the afternoon. Probable Starters Hawks PG - Trae Young SG - Kent Bazemore SF - Taurean Prince PF - Omari Spellman C - Alex Len Thunder PG - Dennis Schroder SG - Terrance Ferguson SF - Paul George PF - Patrick Patterson C - Steven...
Peachtree Hoops Oct 5, 2018
Recap: Hawks drop second preseason game against the Grizzlies, 120-110

Recap: Hawks drop second preseason game against the Grizzlies, 120-110

Not a night to remember for Atlanta. After three full days off, the Atlanta Hawks were back in action for their second preseason game against the Memphis Grizzlies. The story coming into the contest for Atlanta was Tyler Dorsey, who only played garbage time in the first game against New Orleans, getting the start at the shooting guard position with Kent Bazemore pushing up to the small forward to replace Taurean Prince. Prince didn’t travel with the team to Memphis after picking up an illness in the days leading up to the game. Returning from injury for the Hawks was rookie big man Omari...
Peachtree Hoops Oct 1, 2018
Preseason Game Thread: Hawks vs. Pelicans

Preseason Game Thread: Hawks vs. Pelicans

Here we go. Good evening! The Atlanta Hawks are back on the floor in an officially sanctioned NBA basketball game on Monday evening and, even if the result doesn’t count in the standings, there are plenty of reasons to monitor what transpires. You can join us throughout the evening for all the latest (while being cordial to one another) and here are a few particulars. Probable Starters Hawks PG - Trae Young SG - Kent Bazemore SF - Taurean Prince PF - John Collins C - Alex Len Pelicans PG - Elfrid Payton SG - Jrue Holiday SF - E’Twaun Moore PF - Julius Randle C - Anthony Davis Injury...
Soaring Down South Sep 30, 2018

Atlanta Hawks: 3 Bold Predictions for Kent Bazemore in 2018-19

A look at some bold predictions for one of the best players on the Atlanta Hawks: Kent Bazemore. Kent Bazemore is the heart and soul of the Atlanta Hawks at this point, serving as the only remaining member of the 2014-15 unit that dominated the league on the way to a 60-win season. Tuesday the […] Atlanta Hawks: 3 Bold Predictions for Kent Bazemore in 2018-19 - Soaring Down South - Soaring Down South - An Atlanta Hawks blog
Soaring Down South Sep 29, 2018

2018-19 Atlanta Hawks Will Be Super Fun to Watch

The 2018-19 Atlanta Hawks will be the most entertaining and likable unit in years. Let’s explore the reasons why this year’s time will be a lot of fun to watch. After a dismal 2017-18 season in which Mike Budenholzer plotted his escape route and only John Collins, Taurean Prince and Kent Bazemore (and a smattering […] 2018-19 Atlanta Hawks Will Be Super Fun to Watch - Soaring Down South - Soaring Down South - An Atlanta Hawks blog
Peachtree Hoops Sep 20, 2018
Hawks 2018-2019 player preview: Kent Bazemore

Hawks 2018-2019 player preview: Kent Bazemore

The longest tenured Hawk could have a big impact this season, both on and off the court. In advance of the 2018-2019 NBA season, the Peachtree Hoops crew will preview each player on the current roster. The fourteenth installment centers on veteran wing Kent Bazemore. Atlanta Hawks wing Kent Bazemore has to be getting some serious consideration as the favorite for the “best player that nobody talks about” award. Just a season after producing career highs in nearly every category of the stat sheet, Bazemore has consistently been left off lists of the NBA’s top 100 players. This...

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