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Embiid's late jumper caps 76ers' rally past Hawks, 98-96

Dec. 03, 2021 23:14 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — After playing only .500 ball through 22 games, the Philadelphia 76ers finally produced a win capable of turning around their season. Joel Embiid scored 28 points, including a jumper with 42 seconds remaining that gave Philadelphia its first lead of the...

Young makes key free throws, leads Hawks past Pacers 114-111

Dec. 01, 2021 22:31 PM EST

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Trae Young made two crucial free throws in the final seconds of a hard-fought victory on Wednesday night, but lamented a turnover that put the Atlanta Hawks in a precarious last-second situation. The Hawks had a one-point lead when Young lost control...

Alec Burks, Evan Fournier spark Knicks past Hawks, 99-90

Nov. 27, 2021 22:50 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Alec Burks scored 23 points, Evan Fournier added 20 and the New York Knicks beat the Hawks 99-90 on Saturday night, snapping Atlanta’s seven-game winning streak. Burks, starting with Kemba Walker and Derrick Rose nursing injuries, hit three of his four...

Young leads Hawks past Grizzlies as Morant injures left knee

Nov. 27, 2021 00:02 AM EST

MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Trae Young had 31 points and 10 assists to lead the Atlanta Hawks to a 132-100 victory Friday night over the Memphis Grizzlies, who lost star point guard Ja Morant to a left knee injury. Clint Capela finished with 23 points and a season-high 17...

Young scores 31, Hawks beat Spurs for 6th straight win

Nov. 24, 2021 23:42 PM EST

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks are enjoying their longest winning streak of the season just two weeks after enduring their longest skid. Trae Young had 31 points, 11 assists and seven rebounds, and the Hawks beat the San Antonio Spurs 124-106 on Wednesday night...

Young takes control in 2nd half, Hawks beat Thunder 113-101

Nov. 23, 2021 00:25 AM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young scored 21 of his 30 points in the second half, Clint Capela finished with 10 points and 15 rebounds, and the Atlanta Hawks closed a perfect five-game homestand with a 113-101 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder on Monday night. The Hawks held...

Capela leads Hawks past Hornets for fourth straight win

Nov. 21, 2021 00:01 AM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Clint Capela had 20 points and 15 rebounds, Trae Young scored 19 points and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Charlotte Hornets 115-105 on Saturday night. Cam Reddish scored 17 points, fellow reserve Danilo Gallinari had 16 and Atlanta won its fourth consecutive...

Balanced Hawks win 3rd straight, beating Celtics 110-99

Nov. 17, 2021 22:55 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — John Collins scored 20 points, Cam Reddish and Kevin Huerter had 19 apiece and the Atlanta Hawks won their third straight game with a 110-99 victory over the Boston Celtics on Wednesday night. The Celtics missed a chance to climb above .500 for the first...

Young, Collins each score 23 as Hawks beat Magic 129-111

Nov. 15, 2021 23:04 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young and John Collins each scored 23 points and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Orlando Magic 129-111 on Monday night for their second straight win. Clint Capela finished with 20 points and 16 rebounds and Bogdan Bogdanovich added 20 points for Atlanta,...

Young scores 42 points, Hawks beat Bucks to snap 6-game skid

Nov. 14, 2021 23:33 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young and the Atlanta Hawks have struggled under the weight of increased expectations. Finally, they looked like the team that made a surprising playoff run last season. Young scored a season-best 42 points and the Atlanta Hawks...