10:59 AM EST, Fri December 09, 2022
10 hours ago
Preview: Banged up Hawks look to rebound vs. Nets

Preview: Banged up Hawks look to rebound vs. Nets

Photo by Todd Kirkland/ The Atlanta Hawks will be undermanned again on Friday night as their roadtrip concludes with a matchup vs. the Brooklyn Nets. The Hawks will be looking to avoid a three-game losing streaking after dropping games to the Oklahoma City Thunder and New York Knicks earlier this week. The Hawks will be down at least two starters in this matchup following Dejounte Murray’s injury on Wednesday night in Madison Square Garden. Atlanta did not look good without their starting two guard, losing to the Knicks in ugly fashion. Much pressure will be on Trae...
16 hours ago
Dejounte Murray out “approximately 2 weeks” with left ankle sprain

Dejounte Murray out “approximately 2 weeks” with left ankle sprain

Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via The Hawks released an injury update on their star guard Thursday afternoon. The Atlanta Hawks released an injury update on guard Dejounte Murray on Thursday afternoon. The club revealed that Murray will be out “approximately two weeks” after exiting Wednesday’s loss to the New York Knicks early with a left ankle sprain. It is the same injury and timeline that was placed on Hawks’ forward John Collins, who remains sidelined. This timeline backups a report from Shams Charania earlier in the day that stated the guard would miss...
22 hours ago
ATL and 29: Bumps in the road

ATL and 29: Bumps in the road

Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Kevin Chouinard of Hawks.com and Glen Willis of Peachtree Hoops review the past couple of games and past four days for the Atlanta Hawks, none of which have been very kind. ATL and 29: A Peachtree Hoops Podcast’ is hosted on Megaphone and you can subscribe via a number of platforms. Please do us a solid and subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts, PlayerFM, or Stitcher, as well as any podcast player you might prefer. Tell your friends about the show and be sure to bookmark our dedicated section.
Dec 8, 2022
Hawks injuries heightened, shooting woes highlighted in ugly loss to Knicks

Hawks injuries heightened, shooting woes highlighted in ugly loss to Knicks

Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via ‘Twas not a pretty contest for the visitors... The Atlanta Hawks were handed an ugly defeat at Madison Square Garden by the New York Knicks on Wednesday night, 113-89. Trae Young led the Hawks with 19 points, Clint Capela added 13 points and 11 rebounds. For the Knicks, Julius Randle scored 34 points and grabbed 17 rebounds to go with five assists. Quentin Grimes added 23 points for NYK. The Hawks entered this contest already on the back-foot, still missing De’Andre Hunter and John Collins, and were quickly dealt a further blow...
Dec 7, 2022
Hawks offense sputters as Murray exits early in 113-89 defeat vs. Knicks

Hawks offense sputters as Murray exits early in 113-89 defeat vs. Knicks

Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Another painful evening for the Hawks. The Atlanta Hawks were back in action Wednesday evening on the road for matchup in Madison Square Garden vs. the New York Knicks. The Hawks suffered another tough loss in this one, falling by a final score of 113-89. But the game itself was not the biggest loss of the evening. Atlanta was slow out of the gates, as Julius Randle came out hot for New York with 13 points, seven rebounds and two assists in the first ten minutes of play. The Knicks led 31-20 after the first quarter, and to make...
Dec 7, 2022
Game thread: Hawks at Knicks

Game thread: Hawks at Knicks

Photo by Dustin Satloff/ The Atlanta Hawks are on the road vs. the New York Knicks on Wednesday night. Join us in the comments for all of the action. Hawks starters Trae Young Dejounte Murray AJ Griffin Jalen Johnson Clint Capela Knicks starters Jalen Brunson RJ Barrett Quentin Grimes Julius Randle Mitchell Robinson
Dec 7, 2022
Preview: Hawks, Knicks set for showdown at MSG

Preview: Hawks, Knicks set for showdown at MSG

Photo by Dustin Satloff/ The Atlanta Hawks are back on the road on Wednesday evening, when they will take on the New York Knicks in Madison Square Garden. The Hawks will be looking to bounce back from a Monday night loss in State Farm Arena to the Oklahoma City Thunder. Trae Young playing in The Garden has been an event ever since the Hawks’ playoff series vs. the Knicks during the 2021 playoffs. With the recent locker room turmoil, Young could use a big performance in this spot to get things back rolling in the right direction. The star guard shot just 6-of-19 from...
Dec 5, 2022
Hawks falter in second half, lose 121-114 to Thunder

Hawks falter in second half, lose 121-114 to Thunder

Photo by Kevin C. Cox/ Not a great performance. The Atlanta Hawks took on the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday evening, looking for a third straight win. Things did not come together for that to happen unfortunately, as the Thunder were the better team in the second half on the way to a 121-114 win over the Hawks. Before the game, there was a bit of a scary moment for all of those who enjoy Hawks basketball and basketball as a whole. Hawks play-by-play commentator Bob Rathbun had a medical event while on air in the pregame, and appears to be feeling better after losing...
Dec 5, 2022
Game thread: Hawks vs. Thunder

Game thread: Hawks vs. Thunder

Photo by Zach Beeker/NBAE via The Atlanta Hawks are at home Monday evening as they host the Oklahoma City Thunder. Join us in the comments to discuss all of the action. Hawks starters Trae Young Dejounte Murray AJ Griffin Jalen Johnson Clint Capela Thunder starters Josh Giddey Shai Gilgeous-Alexander Lu Dort Alexsej Pokusevski Jeremiah Robinson-Earl
Dec 5, 2022
ATL and 29: Wins over Orlando and Denver and Other Stuff

ATL and 29: Wins over Orlando and Denver and Other Stuff

Photo by Gary Bassing/NBAE via Glen Willis and Kevin Chouinard discuss the happenings of the past few days, including wins over Orlando and Denver. ATL and 29: A Peachtree Hoops Podcast’ is hosted on Megaphone and you can subscribe via a number of platforms. Please do us a solid and subscribe to the show on Apple Podcasts, PlayerFM, or Stitcher, as well as any podcast player you might prefer. Tell your friends about the show and be sure to bookmark our dedicated section.
Dec 3, 2022
Dejounte Murray, AJ Griffin lead patchwork victory over the Nuggets

Dejounte Murray, AJ Griffin lead patchwork victory over the Nuggets

Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via No Trae Young. No De’Andre Hunter. No John Collins. No problem. The Atlanta Hawks and Denver Nuggets received very different news just before tip-off on Friday night in State Farm Arena. Both Trae Young and Jamal Murray were listed as questionable in the lead up to this matchup. However, the Hawks’ star guard was unable to play tonight – or even join the team in the arena – while the Nuggets’ star guard was cleared to play for the visitors. With John Collins, De’Andre Hunter, and others already out for Atlanta, it seemed...
Dec 2, 2022
Short-handed Hawks take down Nuggets, 117-109

Short-handed Hawks take down Nuggets, 117-109

Photo by Kevin C. Cox/ A win for the home team. The Atlanta Hawks took on the Denver Nuggets Friday night, with their eyes set on a second straight win following their victorious effort Wednesday in Orlando. The Atlanta basketball club was able to grab the win over Denver in this one, winning short-handed by a score of 117-109. Trae Young, De’Andre Hunter and John Collins all missed this one due to injury for the home team. The Hawks held as much as 16-point lead in the first half, leading 60-46 at the break. Back-to-back triples for DJ to close out the half ...
Dec 2, 2022
Game thread: Hawks vs. Nuggets

Game thread: Hawks vs. Nuggets

Photo by Todd Kirkland/ The Atlanta Hawks and Denver Nuggets will battle on Friday evening. Join us in the comments for all of the action. Hawks starters Dejounte Murray AJ Griffin Jarrett Culver Jalen Johnson Clint Capela Nuggets starters Jamal Murray Kentavious Caldwell-Pope Bruce Brown Aaron Gordon Nikola Jokic
Dec 1, 2022
Hawks forced to dig deep into their rotation in win against Magic

Hawks forced to dig deep into their rotation in win against Magic

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via A straightforward game in terms of the scoreline but in the rotation it was a bit of a struggle for the visitors. The Atlanta Hawks snapped their three game losing streak as they won comfortably in Orlando 125-108 on Wednesday night, extending the Magic’s losing streak to six. Trae Young led the way with 30 points and 14 assists while his backcourt mate Dejounte Murray added 27 points. For the Magic, Franz Wagner scored 22 points while number one draft pick Paulo Banchero added 20 points. The Hawks were in for a different night in...
Nov 30, 2022
Hawks cruise to 125-108 win over Magic despite injuries

Hawks cruise to 125-108 win over Magic despite injuries

Photo by Fernando Medina/NBAE via Back in the win column. The Atlanta Hawks battled the Orlando Magic on Wednesday evening, looking to get back on track after a recent skid. The Hawks were able to get a sound win over the Magic in this one, winning 125-108. Atlanta got out to a strong start offensively in this one, scoring 38 points in the opening period on their way to an 11-point lead. The Hawks opened the game 16-of-19 from two-point range despite being 0-of-6 from three in the first. Big O gets the offensive board then gets it back for the jam...