Chris Vivlamore

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Chris Vivlamore has covered a variety of teams, including the Atlanta Hawks, Falcons, Braves and Thrashers in more than 15 years at the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.

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Photos: SEC Media Days, Day 1
Texas A&M, Kentucky and LSU were featured Monday

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Texas A&M, Kentucky and LSU were featured Monday
Hawks to play two exhibition games at McCamish Pavilion
 The Hawks will play their two home exhibition games at McCamish Pavilion on the campus of Georgia Tech this season. The complete exhibition schedule, which will consist of five games, has not been released. As was the case last year with ongoing renovations to Philips Arena, home preseason games will be played at Tech. Here are the three...

Posted: 7 hours ago

The Hawks will play their two home exhibition games at McCamish Pavilion on the campus of Georgia Tech this season. The complete exhibition schedule, which will consist of five games, has not been released. As was the case last year with ongoing renovations to Philips Arena, home preseason games will be played at Tech. Here are the three...
Five things learned from Hawks in Las Vegas Summer League
 The Hawks completed two summer events, competing in the Utah Jazz and Las Vegas Summer League, with a roster comprised of first-year and rookie players. After losing all three games in Utah, the Hawks went 3-3 in Nevada before their run ended on Friday. Here are five things we learned from the team’s trip to Las Vegas. 1. Young&rsquo...

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The Hawks completed two summer events, competing in the Utah Jazz and Las Vegas Summer League, with a roster comprised of first-year and rookie players. After losing all three games in Utah, the Hawks went 3-3 in Nevada before their run ended on Friday. Here are five things we learned from the team’s trip to Las Vegas. 1. Young&rsquo...
New look Kaba helps Hawks win summer league finale
 Alpha Kaba has a new look. The Hawks 2017 second-round pick, taken with the 60th and final selection, has reworked his body while playing in Europe last season. And it’s noticeable. “You can tell he found the weight room in France,” Hawks general manager Travis Schlenk said of the center from the Las Vegas Summer League...

Posted: 2 days ago

Alpha Kaba has a new look. The Hawks 2017 second-round pick, taken with the 60th and final selection, has reworked his body while playing in Europe last season. And it’s noticeable. “You can tell he found the weight room in France,” Hawks general manager Travis Schlenk said of the center from the Las Vegas Summer League...
Schlenk: Hawks’ ‘free agency is going to be trades’
 Hawks general manager Travis Schlenk sat down with The Atlanta Journal-Constitution while at the Las Vegas Summer League this week. He spoke on a number of issues, including the struggles of No. 5 overall pick Trae Young and the team’s plans (or lack thereof) to build the roster in free agency ahead of the coming season. Q. What was...

Posted: 5 days ago

Hawks general manager Travis Schlenk sat down with The Atlanta Journal-Constitution while at the Las Vegas Summer League this week. He spoke on a number of issues, including the struggles of No. 5 overall pick Trae Young and the team’s plans (or lack thereof) to build the roster in free agency ahead of the coming season. Q. What was...
Hawks face Pacers to open tournament portion of Las Vegas Summer League
 The Hawks will play the Pacers in the opening game of the tournament portion of the Las Vegas Summer League. The game will be Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. (ET) and air on NBA TV. The Hawks ended the three-game preliminary portion of the league with a 1-2 record, the lone victory coming Tuesday against the Bulls. The Pacers were also 1-2 in the...

Posted: 5 days ago

The Hawks will play the Pacers in the opening game of the tournament portion of the Las Vegas Summer League. The game will be Wednesday at 8:30 p.m. (ET) and air on NBA TV. The Hawks ended the three-game preliminary portion of the league with a 1-2 record, the lone victory coming Tuesday against the Bulls. The Pacers were also 1-2 in the...
Young ‘speaking facts’ as shot re-emerged in Hawks summer league win
 Speaking facts. Trae Young is breaking out of the shooting woes that monopolized the conversation following the start of the point guard’s career with the Hawks. A quick recap: In his first three summer league games, Young went 12 of 52 (.231) from the field, including 3 of 24 (.125) from 3-point range, in the Utah Jazz Summer League...

Posted: 6 days ago

Speaking facts. Trae Young is breaking out of the shooting woes that monopolized the conversation following the start of the point guard’s career with the Hawks. A quick recap: In his first three summer league games, Young went 12 of 52 (.231) from the field, including 3 of 24 (.125) from 3-point range, in the Utah Jazz Summer League...
Young in; Collins, Dorsey out for Hawks in summer league
 Trae Young is in. John Collins and Tyler Dorsey are out. Young will start against the Bulls in Tuesday’s final preliminary round game of the Las Vegas Summer League. The No. 5 overall pick in the draft was limited to just the first half of Sunday’s game against the Trail Blazers because of a right quad contusion. Young took a...

Posted: 6 days ago

Trae Young is in. John Collins and Tyler Dorsey are out. Young will start against the Bulls in Tuesday’s final preliminary round game of the Las Vegas Summer League. The No. 5 overall pick in the draft was limited to just the first half of Sunday’s game against the Trail Blazers because of a right quad contusion. Young took a...
Hawks make another hire from Warriors
 The Hawks have – again – taken a key piece from the Warriors. Chelsea Lane is taking a position of Executive Director of Athletic Performance and Sports Medicine with the Hawks, according to a person familiar with the situation. The team has not announced the move, which was first reported by The Athletic. Lane spent the past...

Posted: 6 days ago

The Hawks have – again – taken a key piece from the Warriors. Chelsea Lane is taking a position of Executive Director of Athletic Performance and Sports Medicine with the Hawks, according to a person familiar with the situation. The team has not announced the move, which was first reported by The Athletic. Lane spent the past...