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Payne posts double-double in D-League game
Hawks forward/center Adreian Payne had 17 points and 13 rebounds for Fort Wayne in a D-League game Saturday. CURTIS COMPTON / CCOMPTON@AJC.COM

9:33 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

Hawks rookie Adreian Payne had 17 points and 13 rebounds for Fort Wayne in a 103-93 NBA Development League win at Erie Saturday night.Payne, the Hawks’ first-round draft pick, started the game at center. He was 4 of 9 from the field and 9 of 11 from the free-throw line. ...
Hawks’ Bazemore reaches fans with app
Hawks guard Kent Bazemore shows off his wing span while posing for a portrait during Media Day in September. CURTIS COMPTON / CCOMPTON@AJC.COM

10:48 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

Kent Bazemore loves social media. The Hawks guard is active on Twitter, Vine, Instagram and Facebook. He interacts with fans, does ticket and apparel giveaways, posts photos of his dogs. Bazemore once even conversed with his favorite author after mentioning him in a tweet. This summer when he discussed upgrades ...
Brand glad he re-signed with Hawks
The Hawks’ Al Horford (15) followed the advice of trainers and has started to wear a compression short-sleeved shirt under his jersey. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

12:00 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 22, 2014

Elton Brand has been here before.The Hawks center played sparingly to start last season after signing with the Hawks as a free agent. He ended up playing in 73 games, including 15 starts, and averaged 5.7 points, 4.9 rebounds and a team-high 1.2 blocks. At one point, he was the ...
Payne scores seven points in D-League debut
Hawks forward/center Adreian Payne had seven points and seven rebounds for Fort Wayne Friday in a D-League game. CURTIS COMPTON / CCOMPTON@AJC.COM

11:11 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21, 2014

Hawks first-round draft pick Adreian Payne had seven points and seven rebounds for Fort Wayne in a 97-89 loss at Erie Friday night in an NBA Development League game.Payne was sent to Fort Wayne for weekend games after not appearing in the Hawks’ first 10 games of the season.Payne came ...
Hawks hit the boards, pull away from Pistons
Detroit Pistons guard D.J. Augustin (14) is fouled by Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver (26) in the second half of an NBA basketball game  Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, in Atlanta. Atlanta won 99-89.   (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Updated: 11:05 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21, 2014

There was no mistaking the keys that helped The Hawks snap a two-game losing streak with Friday’s 99-89 win over the visiting Pistons: Jeff Teague, defense and rebounding.Teague’s been steady, and he was especially potent while scoring nine of his season-high 26 points as the Hawks closed the Pistons out ...
Hawks-Pistons postgame quotes
Pistons guard D.J. Augustin (14) is fouled by Hawks guard Kyle Korver (26) in the second half of Friday’s game at Philips Arena. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

11:04 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21, 2014

What they said after the Hawks’ 99-89 victory over the Pistons Friday night at Philips Arena:Mike BudenholzerOpening statement: “It’s good for our group to have a good first quarter, a good defensive second quarter that allowed us to get a little bit of separation and then respond to their run ...
Hawks 99, Pistons 89
Detroit Pistons forward Josh Smith (6) drives against Atlanta Hawks' Paul Millsap in the second half of an NBA basketball game  Friday, Nov. 21, 2014, in Atlanta. Atlanta won 99-89. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

Updated: 10:28 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21, 2014

How the game was won: Jeff Teague scored a season-high 28 points and rescued the Hawks from a late-game stagger as Atlanta carried play for the first 2.5 quarters and the final eight minutes to snap a two-game losing streak. The Hawks (6-5) reacquainted themselves with defense, holding Detroit (3-10) ...
Carroll will be active vs. Pistons
DeMarre Carroll will be active versus the Pistons after missing four games with a groin strain. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

11:53 a.m. Friday, Nov. 21, 2014

DeMarre Carroll is back. The Hawks small forward will be active for tonight’s game against the Pistons and all indications are that he will start. Carroll missed the past four games with a groin strain. He went through full practices Wednesday and Thursday and shoot-around Friday. Carroll declared himself 100 ...
Lakers’ Young warned for flop against Hawks
Atlanta Hawks guard Shelvin Mack, right, tries to steal the ball from Los Angeles Lakers forward Nick Young in the first half Tuesday. (AP Photo/John Bazemore)

5:36 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

Nick Young sold it. The referees bought it.The NBA flagged it.Lakers guard Nick Young received a flop warning Thursday by the league for a critical foul call late in Tuesday’s game against the Hawks. Young fell while being defended by Kyle Korver after attempting a corner 3-pointer with 44.8 seconds ...
Hawks report increases in ratings, attendance
Al Horford celebrates a playoff victory last season. The Hawks’ television ratings are up 30 percent so far this year. CURTIS COMPTON/ CCOMPTON@AJC.COM

4:33 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

The Hawks reported an increased in both television ratings and home attendance through the first 10 games of the regular season. According to the team, viewership numbers on SportSouth are up 30 percent from last season in the Atlanta market. The highest ratings came in Tuesday’s home game against the ...
Payne eager for a chance to play in D-League
The Hawks first round draft pick Adreian Payne during a press conference at Philips Arena Friday June 27, 2014. Payne was the 15th overall selection in the NBA Draft. BRANT SANDERLIN /BSANDERLIN@AJC.COM .

2:58 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

Adreian Payne will get a chance to play.The Hawks will send the first-round draft pick to the NBA Development League this weekend for pair of games with Fort Wayne. Payne has been inactive in nine of the Hawks’ 10 games and has yet to play. He missed the first five ...
Hawks assign Payne to D-League
Hawks first-round draft pick Adreian Payne has yet to appear in a game this season. CURTIS COMPTON / CCOMPTON@AJC.COM

12:27 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 20, 2014

The Hawks sent Adreian Payne to the NBA Development League Thursday. The first-round pick is expected to play in weekend games with the Fort Wayne Mad Ants. Fort Wayne plays games at Erie Friday and Saturday night. The Hawks want Payne to play in at least the two games. Fort ...
Despite record, Hawks say they are better than a .500 team
Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer reacts during a recent game. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Updated: 8:46 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

Are the Hawks just a .500 team? There were expectations this season after the Hawks got healthy, made offseason moves to improve their depth and defense and had a full season of running the systems of coach Mike Budenholzer. Yet 10 games into the season, the Hawks stand at 5-5. ...
Carroll nearing return
Hawks’ DeMarre Carroll went through a complete practice Wednesday. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

1:39 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

DeMarre Carroll could return to the Hawks lineup as soon as Friday after the starting small forward went through a full practice Wednesday. Carroll has missed the past four games with a groin strain. The Hawks are 2-2 without Carroll, including two straight losses. Carroll was declared out of Tuesday’s ...
Vivlamore: Another bad start dooms Hawks
Vivlamore: Another bad start dooms Hawks

7:21 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

The AJC’s Chris Vivlamore tells CineSport’s Brian Clark how another subpar first half cost the Hawks in their 114-109 loss to the Lakers, and how they’ll adjust moving forward.

Kobe surpasses 32,000 points in win over Hawks
Kobe surpasses 32,000 points in win over Hawks

7:17 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 19, 2014

Lakers 114, Hawks 109 - Kobe Bryant became the fourth player in NBA history to score 32,000 career points as Los Angeles snapped its four-game losing streak with a road victory in Atlanta.

Hawks-Lakers postgame quotes
The Lakers’ Kobe Bryant (24) drives against the Hawks’ Thabo Sefolosha (25) at Philips Arena Tuesday night. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

11:06 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

What they said after the Hawks’ 114-109 loss to the Lakers Tuesday night at Philips Arena:Coach Mike BudenholzerOpening statement: “We dug ourselves too big a hole tonight, giving up 67 points in the first half and playing from behind the entire game is difficult. We were better in the second ...
Hawks’ early defensive slumber leads to Lakers’ win
Kobe Bryant #24 of the Los Angeles Lakers drives against Thabo Sefolosha #25 of the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on November 18, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

10:55 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

The Hawks knew what they wanted to do Tuesday night against the Lakers, but they waited too long to do it and ran out of time to clean up their early mess.For the second straight game, Atlanta’s defense resembled that of a Lakers squad that came to town allowing an ...
Lakers 114, Hawks 109

Updated: 10:15 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

How the game was won: Paul Millsap scored 29 points and Jeff Teague added a season-high 23 over the final three quarters, but the Hawks dug themselves a hole too deep to climb out of with their second straight horrendous defensive first half on the way to falling the dreadful ...
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