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Report: Mike Budenholzer ‘genuinely interested’ in New York Knicks opening

Late last week, word broke that the New York Knicks expressed interest in interviewing Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer for their vacant position. Over the weekend, that interview reportedly took place and, on the heels of the conversation, Ma…

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Atlanta Hawks 2017-18 player review: Miles Plumlee

Miles Plumlee became a part of a reshuffled Atlanta Hawks roster via a trade in late June, with the apparent objective of jettisoning Dwight Howard from organization. He was traded along with Marco Belinelli, who the Charlotte Hornets would greatly mis…

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Atlanta Hawks 2017-2018 player review: Tyler Cavanaugh

Tyler Cavanaugh began the 2017-18 season as one of the more anonymous players at the Las Vegas Summer League but it did not take him long to seemingly become a favorite of the Atlanta Hawks coaching staff. The young big man agreed to a two-way contract…

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Atlanta Hawks 2017-2018 player review: Josh Magette

Five seasons removed from his college basketball career at the University of Alabama-Huntsville, Josh Magette finally found his opportunity to play at the NBA level. After four seasons in the NBA G League (formerly D-League), four NBA Summer Leagues wi…

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Locked on Hawks podcast: Mike Budenholzer permission, NBA Draft tiebreakers and more

Good evening! It isn’t often that Friday night podcasts appear but, when news dictates, we cooperate. Episode 376 of the Locked on Hawks podcast is here to discuss the big news of the day and topics include the following: Mike Budenholzer is reportedly set to interview in Phoenix and we break down

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Locked on Hawks podcast: DeAndre’ Bembry and NBA Playoff preview

Happy Friday! The NBA Playoffs are approaching and, even with the Atlanta Hawks on the sideline, the Locked on Hawks podcast wanted to weigh in on the festivities. PTH’s own Jeff Siegel (who happens to be plugging a very interesting venture) joins us for Episode 375 and topics include the following

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Hawks close strong in 103-97 upset victory over Wizards

The Atlanta Hawks entered Friday night’s game in the nation’s capital as double-digit underdogs to the John Wall-less Washington Wizards. Someone forgot to tell the visitors, though, as Mike Budenholzer’s team fought valiantly for 48 minutes and emerged with a 103-97 victory. The game opened

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Hawks scuffle in second straight loss to Heat, 115-86

Tuesday’s clash between the Atlanta Hawks and the Miami Heat was more competitive than most expected, to the point where only a late-game collapse kept the road team from an upset win. However, the rematch in Atlanta on Wednesday was far less interesting in the second half, as the short-handed Heat

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Preview: Hawks venture to Miami to begin back-to-back

The entire NBA world took the night off on Monday to give way to the NCAA Championship Game but the Atlanta Hawks return to action on Tuesday in a road contest against the Miami Heat. In an interesting twist, the same two teams face off on Wednesday in…

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Atlanta Hawks ping-pong chronicles: Special Edition

With no games going on last night in the NBA there were not any changes in positioning from the last edition of the ping-pong chronicles so today’s installment will focus on the Hawks draft positioning and prospects available at Atlanta’s picks. With only five games remaining this season, Atlanta

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Hawks top Magic in rough game to watch

Atlanta played their last game against a non-playoff team for the rest of the season today going up against fellow lottery team, the Orlando Magic. The Hawks currently hold a tie with the Memphis Grizzlies for the second-worst overall record in the NBA…

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Hawks top Magic in rough game to watch

Atlanta played their last game against a non-playoff team for the rest of the season today going up against fellow lottery team, the Orlando Magic. The Hawks currently hold a tie with the Memphis Grizzlies for the second-worst overall record in the NBA…

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Hawks top Magic in rough game to watch

Atlanta played their last game against a non-playoff team for the rest of the season today going up against fellow lottery team, the Orlando Magic. The Hawks currently hold a tie with the Memphis Grizzlies for the second-worst overall record in the NBA…

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Preview: Hawks take on Magic in pivotal basement matchup

The Atlanta Hawks will welcome the Orlando Magic into Philips Arena on Sunday evening in a matchup between two of the four worst teams in the NBA. Ping-pong balls are on the line: the Hawks have just one fewer win than the Magic and with the entire bot…

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Atlanta Hawks ping-pong chronicles: March 31

For the Atlanta Hawks, these final six games of the 2018 season are pivotal in the determination of the 2018 NBA Draft positioning. Coming down the stretch and into the draft lottery, Peachtree Hoops will be doing a daily update breaking down Atlanta’s fluctuating lottery position and also the status

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Hawks get throttled in 118-99 loss to Houston

The Hawks were in Houston on Sunday night for their final matchup with the Rockets this season. With Dennis Schröder being held out of action again, the Hawks had to call upon Isaiah Taylor and Josh Magette to shoulder big minutes against a tough team …

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