8:06 AM EST, Sat January 29, 2022
Soaring Down South 2 hours ago

The Atlanta Hawks finally move up in the standings after sixth straight win

It took them all of 30 games, but the Atlanta Hawks (23-25) have finally moved up and out of the 12th spot in the Eastern Conference following their 108-92 win over the Boston Celtics. The Celtics came in having won two in a row, four of their last six, and with Jayson Tatum averaging 43.5 […] The Atlanta Hawks finally move up in the standings after sixth straight win - Soaring Down South - Soaring Down South - An Atlanta Hawks blog
Peachtree Hoops 10 hours ago
Hawks beat Celtics 108-92 behind active defensive effort

Hawks beat Celtics 108-92 behind active defensive effort

Photo by Adam Hagy/NBAE via Six wins in a row for Atlanta. The Atlanta Hawks hosted the Boston Celtics on Friday night as they looked to extend their five-game winning streak. The Hawks were able to extend their streak to six games with an end-to-end 108-92 win over the Celtics in this one. While Boston threatened at times, the Hawks never trailed in the final three quarters of this game as their defense carried them to the win. John Collins led Atlanta to the win with 21 points, nine rebounds and three blocks. Trae Young added 21 points, nine rebounds and six...
Peachtree Hoops 12 hours ago
Reacts: Who is the favorite for MVP?

Reacts: Who is the favorite for MVP?

Photo by Adam Hagy/NBAE via Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young has already locked down an All-Star starting spot. Can he enter the NBA MVP race? So far, fans don’t seem to think so. Reigning MVP Nikola Jokic leads the way to this point with 27% of the vote despite Stephen Curry being the Vegas favorite. It could be argued that Jokic won’t have the wins and Curry won’t have the stats compared to other guys on that graphic like Joel Embiid and Giannis Antetokounmpo. For Young to truly enter the conversation, the Hawks would essentially have to stop...
Peachtree Hoops 12 hours ago
Game thread: Hawks vs. Celtics

Game thread: Hawks vs. Celtics

Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via The Atlanta Hawks and Boston Celtics will play on Friday night. Join us on Twitter in the comments to discuss all the action. Hawks starters Trae Young Kevin Huerter De’Andre Hunter John Collins Clint Capela Celtics starters Marcus Smart Jaylen Brown Jayson Tatum Al Horford Robert Williams
Soaring Down South 20 hours ago

The Atlanta Hawks may be able to turn the Celtics offense into hero ball

If the Atlanta Hawks (22-25) want to win their sixth game in a row on Friday, they will need to make their opponent, the Boston Celtics, play a certain type of game. Riding the wave of their own momentum, as well as that of Trae Young’s second All-Star starting nod, the Hawks should want Jayson Tatum […] The Atlanta Hawks may be able to turn the Celtics offense into hero ball - Soaring Down South - Soaring Down South - An Atlanta Hawks blog