Chris Vivlamore

Reporter

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.

Latest from Chris Vivlamore

Five players on Falcons’ radar at NFL Scouting Combine
 The NFL Scouting Combine runs from Feb. 27 through March 5 in Indianapolis where draft eligible players will undergo drills and interviews. > More:  10 key offseason dates for Falcons Atlanta Journal-Constitution Falcons beat writer D. Orlando Ledbetter has identified five players who will be on the team’s radar during the week...

Posted: 3 days ago

The NFL Scouting Combine runs from Feb. 27 through March 5 in Indianapolis where draft eligible players will undergo drills and interviews. > More:  10 key offseason dates for Falcons Atlanta Journal-Constitution Falcons beat writer D. Orlando Ledbetter has identified five players who will be on the team’s radar during the week...
Hawks in NBA All-Star Rising Stars Challenge
 The Hawks had two players compete in the Rising Stars Challenge as part of NBA All-Star Weekend in Los Angeles. Taurean Prince and John Collins played for Team USA against Team World on Friday night at the Staples Center. The above video is a look at how each fared.

Posted: 5 days ago

The Hawks had two players compete in the Rising Stars Challenge as part of NBA All-Star Weekend in Los Angeles. Taurean Prince and John Collins played for Team USA against Team World on Friday night at the Staples Center. The above video is a look at how each fared.
Photos: Braves at spring training
The Braves continued their first week of  spring training on Sunday.

Posted: 6 days ago

The Braves continued their first week of  spring training on Sunday.
Hill, Driesell among Basketball Hall of Fame finalists
 Grant Hill, the Vice Chair of the Board of the Atlanta Hawks, is a finalist for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Hill is a first-time finalist after a 19-year NBA career and two national championships at Duke. He is one of 12 finalists who will be considered for the Class of 2018, including eight players, three coaches and one...

Posted: 7 days ago

Grant Hill, the Vice Chair of the Board of the Atlanta Hawks, is a finalist for the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame. Hill is a first-time finalist after a 19-year NBA career and two national championships at Duke. He is one of 12 finalists who will be considered for the Class of 2018, including eight players, three coaches and one...
There is a reason Kent Bazemore is back to his old athletic self
 Kent Bazemore was under heavy scrutiny. A four-year, $70 million contract will bring that to an up-and-coming NBA player. When the Hawks guard didn’t exactly live up to expectations last season, it was easy to point to the pressure of playing under such a deal as the primary reason. Perhaps not. Bazemore is putting up career-high statistics...

Posted: 9 days ago

Kent Bazemore was under heavy scrutiny. A four-year, $70 million contract will bring that to an up-and-coming NBA player. When the Hawks guard didn’t exactly live up to expectations last season, it was easy to point to the pressure of playing under such a deal as the primary reason. Perhaps not. Bazemore is putting up career-high statistics...
Hawks upgrade Bembry to probable
 The Hawks upgraded DeAndre’ Bembry to probable in advance of Sunday’s game against the Pistons. The guard/forward has not played since Dec. 22 with two injuries and two G League stints. He missed the past 11 games with a left adductor strain. He also missed seven games with a left groin strain. A one-game stint in the G League...

Posted: 14 days ago

The Hawks upgraded DeAndre’ Bembry to probable in advance of Sunday’s game against the Pistons. The guard/forward has not played since Dec. 22 with two injuries and two G League stints. He missed the past 11 games with a left adductor strain. He also missed seven games with a left groin strain. A one-game stint in the G League...
Korver’s 3-point barrage haunts Hawks in return to Atlanta
 Remember me? The Hawks would like to forget Kyle Korver after this night. Korver came back to Atlanta and scored a game-high 30 points to lead the Cavaliers to a 123-107 victory over the Hawks on Friday night. Korver hit 7 of 13 3-pointers in the runaway victory. Korver had 30 points in 32 minutes. He outscored LeBron James, who finished...

Posted: 15 days ago

Remember me? The Hawks would like to forget Kyle Korver after this night. Korver came back to Atlanta and scored a game-high 30 points to lead the Cavaliers to a 123-107 victory over the Hawks on Friday night. Korver hit 7 of 13 3-pointers in the runaway victory. Korver had 30 points in 32 minutes. He outscored LeBron James, who finished...
Ten observations from Hawks loss to Cavaliers
 Ten observations from the Hawks’ 123-107 loss to the Cavaliers Friday night at Philips Arena: 1. These are the Hawks. On back-to-back nights they lost to a Magic team missing three starters and a Cavaliers team playing with just seven players for most of the game. For the most part, the Hawks have played competitive basketball this...

Posted: 15 days ago

Ten observations from the Hawks’ 123-107 loss to the Cavaliers Friday night at Philips Arena: 1. These are the Hawks. On back-to-back nights they lost to a Magic team missing three starters and a Cavaliers team playing with just seven players for most of the game. For the most part, the Hawks have played competitive basketball this...
DeAndre Bembry declines to discuss arrest
 DeAndre Bembry declined to address his arrest on charges of reckless driving and speeding following a traffic stop early Friday morning. Bembry was arrested at about12:20 a.m. after the Hawks second-year player had returned with the team from a game against the Magic in Orlando. He was driving a purple Dodge Charger and clocked going 128...

Posted: 15 days ago

DeAndre Bembry declined to address his arrest on charges of reckless driving and speeding following a traffic stop early Friday morning. Bembry was arrested at about12:20 a.m. after the Hawks second-year player had returned with the team from a game against the Magic in Orlando. He was driving a purple Dodge Charger and clocked going 128...