Tag Archives: Atlanta Hawks

  • David Blatt Left LeBron James Hanging (Video)

    David Blatt Left LeBron James Hanging (Video)

    With the Cleveland Cavaliers on the verge of sweeping the Atlanta Hawks and reaching the NBA Finals for the first time since 2007, Cavs head coach David Blatt had some kind words to share with his star player: Awwwww! Isn’t that nice!… And just seconds after that, David Blatt left LeBron James hanging: Stiffing a handshake […]

  • LeBron Took Flight During The Cavs’ Game 4 Win (Video + GIF)

    LeBron Took Flight During The Cavs’ Game 4 Win (Video + GIF)

    The Atlanta Hawks struggled to keep LeBron James grounded from the start of their Eastern Conference Finals series.  And on Tuesday night, LeBron took flight one last time, putting his exclamation mark on the Cavs’ four-game-sweep. Here’s a gif of James’ picturesque dunk: And there’s also a Vine, via NBA.com: That dunk wasn’t King James’ only […]

  • Al Horford Elbow Results in Ejection During Game 3 (Video)

    Al Horford Elbow Results in Ejection During Game 3 (Video)

    By now you’ve probably already seen the Al Horford elbow to the back of Matthew Dellavedova, which resulted in a flagrant 2 and an ejection for the Atlanta Hawks center during his team’s Game 3 overtime loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Sunday. But, in case you haven’t, here it is:

  • Hawks Players Run For Cover From LeBron James Dunk (Video)

    Hawks Players Run For Cover From LeBron James Dunk (Video)

    What would you do if you found yourself in the way of a LeBron James dunk? Would you stand there and take the foul?  Would you attempt to make a steal or block on the play?  Would you deliver a hard foul on the NBA’s most explosive player? Those are all good options. Or, if […]

  • VIDEO: Thabo Sefolosha Fights Cops, Breaks Leg During Chris Copeland Stabbing

    VIDEO: Thabo Sefolosha Fights Cops, Breaks Leg During Chris Copeland Stabbing

    Earlier on Thursday, we learned that Thabo Sefolosha suffered a broken leg during his altercation with NYPD officers.  He, along with teammate Pero Antic, were also arrested for obstructing cops from investigating the Chris Copeland stabbing outside 1Oak Nightclub early Wednesday morning. Now we have footage of the incident that resulted in a season ending injury […]

  • Josh Smith Shushes Hawks Fans, Calls Them “Fickle Bandwagoners” (Video)

    Josh Smith Shushes Hawks Fans, Calls Them “Fickle Bandwagoners” (Video)

    Atlanta native Josh Smith was living the dream after getting drafted by the Hawks in 2004. Hometown kid playing for the hometown team—it doesn’t get better than that. However, despite putting up solid numbers—about 16 points and 8.5 rebounds per game—he started to wear out his welcome toward the end of his tenure with his […]

  • Memphis Grizzlies Troll Atlanta Hawks on Twitter (Pics)

    Memphis Grizzlies Troll Atlanta Hawks on Twitter (Pics)

    As you may remember, just a few weeks ago the Atlanta Hawks were in the midst of an incredible 19-game winning streak that lasted through the entire month of January (they were 17-0 during the month, earning each of the team’s five starters a piece of the NBA’s ‘Player of the Month’ award).  During that […]

  • Internet Freaks Over First Kyle Korver Dunk in Two Years (Video + Pics)

    Internet Freaks Over First Kyle Korver Dunk in Two Years (Video + Pics)

    How can you tell the Atlanta Hawks are now a legit NBA contender? Well, you could look at the standings, yes. But you could also look at the fact that, last night, the internet went nuts over a Kyle Korver dunk. The Hawks haven’t seen this level of team awareness in basketball literati since…well, probably […]

  • This Jeff Teague Dunk Defies the Laws of Gravity (Video)

    This Jeff Teague Dunk Defies the Laws of Gravity (Video)

    We saw two astounding things in Atlanta on Tuesday night. One was a Lakers win, which was just their second of the season. The other was a fantastic Jeff Teague dunk that defied the laws of gravity. We’re not going to talk about the Lakers win, of course, because talking about the Lakers just makes […]