Hawks player recap: John Collins

Second-year forward John Collins enjoyed a wonderful sophomore leap in his 2018-19 campaign, posting career highs in virtually every category and establishing himself as one of the cornerstones of a blossoming NBA franchise. After barely taking any threes his rookie season, Collins shot the ball much more often in his second

Hawks season review: Coach Lloyd Pierce

Long-time assistant Lloyd Pierce had big shoes to fill when he was hired as the new Atlanta Hawks' head coach, taking the place of a former coach of the year and current frontrunner for the same award in Mike Budenholzer. Pierce's arrival came at a crossroads in Atlanta Hawks basketball. The

What if the Hawks get pick #2?

There's no debate anymore as to who will go number one overall in the 2019 draft: Duke forward Zion Williamson is sure to receive the honor no matter what franchise is blessed with the pick. However, the second draft slot is where things get interesting, and is a pick that the

Let’s calm down about the Rookie of the Year Race

Since the all-star break, Trae Young is averaging over 25 points and around 8 assists per game, which, if extended for a whole season, would almost certainly warrant an all-star selection. This recent surge of unbelievable play from the Hawks rookie has led many Atlanta fans to voice their belief

NBA Rebuild Power Rankings

Where does Atlanta rank among the best rebuilding situations in the NBA? Since the Philadelphia 76ers began intentionally sitting healthy players and dumping as much veteran talent as possible in an effort to obtain a higher draft pick, "tanking" has become a popular venture for NBA franchises who are tired of

Why 2019 free agency will be especially significant for the Hawks

No, the Hawks won't sign Kevin Durant. However, this year's free agency will still have major implications for the future in Atlanta. At the end of January, the New York Knicks traded away their future in the form of 7'3" forward Kristaps Porzingis, one of Phil Jackson’s few successful draft picks

Atlanta Hawks midseason awards

As the NBA season is just days away from the all-star break, many fans look at this time as an opportunity to reflect on what has already occurred throughout the year and what to look forward to throughout its remainder. With that in mind, let's take a look at what awards