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Atlanta Hawks guard Jeff Teague reaches for the ball lost by Detroit Pistons guard Bruce Brown, right, during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)

Rose, Mykhailiuk spark Pistons to easy win over Hawks

Jan. 18, 2020 11:18 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Derrick Rose has been rolling lately, and in a good way. The 11th-year point guard, in his first season with the Detroit Pistons, is easily handling the minutes load and producing at a high clip. Rose has battled injuries through much of his career, but the Pistons' decision to hold him back...

Atlanta Hawks guard Kevin Huerter (3) reaches for the ball next to Washington Wizards guard Isaiah Thomas (4) during the first half of an NBA basketball game, Friday, Jan. 10, 2020, in Washington. (AP Photo/Nick Wass)

Wizards shut down Young, beat Hawks 111-101

Jan. 10, 2020 10:39 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trae Young entered Friday night's game against the Washington Wizards as the NBA's fourth leading scorer, averaging 29.2 points per game. In the Atlanta Hawks' last game, Young had a triple-double with 42 points in a loss to the Houston Rockets. The Wizards knew they had to contain...

Houston Rockets guard James Harden (13) looks on during the first half of an NBA basketball game againsty the Atlanta Hawks, Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2020, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)

Harden, Young get 40-point triple-doubles; Rockets top Hawks

Jan. 8, 2020 11:02 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — James Harden's big first quarter gave Houston a lead that seemed safe. His misses helped give Atlanta a chance. Harden scored 41 points, including 22 in the first quarter, to lead the Houston Rockets over Trae Young and the Hawks 122-115 on Wednesday night. Harden had 10 assists and 10...

Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic (15) shoots as Atlanta Hawks center Alex Len (25) defends during an NBA basketball game Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)

Nuggets beat Hawks behind Jokic's career-high 47 points

Jan. 6, 2020 11:47 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Nikola Jokic wasn't keeping track of his points as the night wore on. He just knew he was scoring a lot. “I never know that," he said. “I just liked the flow of the game. I think I made a few shots and got to the line a little bit and I think the flow was really good for me." ...

Hawks sign Watson from G League to bolster forward position

Jan. 6, 2020 11:38 AM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks have signed Paul Watson to a 10-day contract to add needed depth at forward. The Hawks were without forwards John Collins (back contusion), Jabari Parker (throat infection) and F Cam Reddish (right wrist sprain) in Saturday night's win over Indiana. The 6-foot-6 Watson,...

Atlanta Hawks guard Kevin Huerter (3) shoots as Indiana Pacers forward Justin Holiday (8) and center Myles Turner (33) defend during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Jan. 4, 2020, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)

Trae Young has 41 points to power Hawks past Pacers, 116-111

Jan. 4, 2020 11:25 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Even when producing the most first-half points of his career, Trae Young didn't carry the load alone for the Atlanta Hawks. Young's backcourt partner, Kevin Huerter, also enjoyed a memorable night. Young scored 30 of his 41 points in the first half, Huerter added a season-high 26 points and...

Atlanta Hawks guard/forward Vince Carter, right, looks to pass as Chicago Bulls forward Thaddeus Young guards during the first half of an NBA basketball game Saturday, Dec. 28, 2019, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Nam Y. Huh)

Lauri Markkanen scores 25 points, Bulls rout Hawks 116-81

Dec. 28, 2019 11:34 PM EST

CHICAGO (AP) — Aside from the lingering effects of an illness, Lauri Markkanen was feeling just fine Saturday night. It’s a far cry from early in the season when the third-year forward was struggling to find his comfort level in a new offensive system. Markkanen had 25 points, Zach LaVine added 19...

Milwaukee Bucks center Brook Lopez (11) shoots as Atlanta Hawks center Damian Jones defends during the first half of an NBA basketball game Friday, Dec. 27, 2019, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)

Bucks cruise past Hawks without injured Antetokounmpo

Dec. 27, 2019 11:00 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — The NBA-leading Milwaukee Bucks had more enough depth and skill without without Giannis Antetokounmpo to overwhelm the league-worst Atlanta Hawks. “I think this was a pretty complete game by our group," Milwaukee coach Mike Budenholzer said. “The defense stood out to me in the...

Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell (45) reacts after sinking a three-point basket during the second half of an NBA basketball game against the Atlanta Hawks, Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019, in Atlanta. (AP Photo/John Amis)

Donovan goes for 30 as Jazz outlast Hawks 111-106

Dec. 19, 2019 10:19 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Donovan Mitchell scored two of his 30 points on a tricky baseline drive that put Utah ahead for good and the Jazz beat the Atlanta Hawks 111-106 Thursday night. Mitchell faked a pass from under the basket before slamming the breaks and connecting from beneath the backboard with 3:47 left....

Davis, James lead Lakers to a 113-110 win over Heat

Dec. 13, 2019 11:55 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Anthony Davis scored 33 points, LeBron James had 28 while coming within a rebound of a triple-double and the Los Angeles Lakers held off the Miami Heat 113-110 on Friday night. James had 12 assists and nine rebounds and Davis grabbed 10 rebounds for the Lakers. They improved to 23-3, extended...