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Cam Johnson scores season-high 29 points to help Nets rout Hawks 124-97

Feb. 29, 2024 23:21 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Cam Johnson scored a season high 29 points, hitting a season-high seven 3-pointers in 11 attempts, to help the Brooklyn Nets beat the Atlanta Hawks 124-97 on Thursday night to open a two-game series. Fighting for the last play-in spot in the Eastern Conference, the...

Atlanta Hawks waive G Patty Mills, convert G Trent Forrest to standard NBA contract

Feb. 29, 2024 16:28 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks waived 15-year veteran guard Patty Mills on Thursday. The 35-year-old Mills played sparingly for the Hawks after being acquired from Oklahoma City last summer. He averaged 2.7 points and 1.1 rebounds in 19 games with Atlanta. The...

Jalen Johnson has 22 points as Hawks never trail in runaway 124-97 win over Jazz

Feb. 27, 2024 22:47 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Jalen Johnson had 22 points with 13 rebounds and the Atlanta Hawks never trailed after scoring the first 12 points and beat the Utah Jazz 124-97 on Tuesday night. The Hawks have won two straight games after losing All-Star point guard Trae Young for at least four...

Dejounte Murray steps up in place of injured Trae Young as Hawks trounce Magic 109-92

Feb. 25, 2024 22:19 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Dejounte Murray had 25 points, 11 assists and nine rebounds, finishing just short of his first triple-double of the season, and the Atlanta Hawks trounced the Orlando Magic 109-92 on Sunday night to snap a three-game skid. Murray, whose 11 assists tied a season high,...

Hawks lose All-Star point guard Trae Young for at least 4 weeks with a torn ligament in left pinkie

Feb. 25, 2024 17:56 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks have lost All-Star point guard Trae Young for at least four weeks with a torn ligament in his left pinkie finger. The Hawks announced the injury Sunday. Young was hurt during Friday night's loss to Toronto and will have surgery Tuesday at the...

Immanuel Quickley hits 6 3-pointers, scores 24 points in Raptors' 123-121 victory over Hawks

Feb. 23, 2024 22:47 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Immanuel Quickley hit six 3-pointers and scored 24 points to help the Toronto Raptors win for the second straight game since the All-Star break, 123-121 over the Atlanta Hawks on Friday night. Scottie Barnes added 20 points and 10 assists for Toronto. Jacob Poeltl...

Hawks' front-line depth takes another hit with Okongwu out for 'foreseeable future'

Feb. 22, 2024 14:34 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks are preparing to be without center Onyeka Okongwu for an indefinite period of time, leaving the team with serious front-line depth issues as it returns from the All-Star break. Coach Quin Snyder said following Thursday's practice Okongwu, who missed...

Milwaukee Bucks sign veteran forward Danilo Gallinari

Feb. 22, 2024 00:18 AM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Milwaukee Bucks have signed veteran forward Danilo Gallinari. Gallinari, 35, has averaged 7.3 points, 2.8 rebounds, 1.3 assists and 14.8 minutes in 32 combined games with the Washington Wizards and Detroit Pistons this season. The 6-foot-10...

Brandon Miller, Tre Mann lead Hornets past Hawks 122-99 for season-high third straight win

Feb. 14, 2024 22:30 PM EST

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Brandon Miller scored 26 points, Tre Mann added 21 points, eight rebounds and six assists, and the Charlotte Hornets won their season-high third straight game, 122-99 over the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night. Miles Bridges chipped in with 17 points for...

Atlanta star Trae Young fined $35,000 for inappropriate gesture toward ref

Feb. 14, 2024 15:58 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Hawks guard Trae Young was fined $35,000 by the NBA for a gesture he made toward an official, the league announced Wednesday. Head of basketball operations Joe Dumars imposed the fine for an incident that occurred with 3:58 remaining in the fourth quarter of...