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Hawks owner Ressler says team won't stand pat this offseason

May. 05, 2022 16:12 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Atlanta Hawks principal owner Tony Ressler says the team won't repeat the mistake of complacency he says set the stage for this season's disappointing first-round exit from the playoffs. Ressler says the Hawks won't stand pat this offseason — even if that means...

After surprising playoff run, Hawks take a big step backward

Apr. 27, 2022 15:05 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks fought hard just to make the playoffs. They battled to the very last second against the top-seeded team in the East. But in the end, there's only one word to describe this season. Disappointing. Coming...

Heat hold off Hawks 97-94, reach Eastern semifinals

Apr. 26, 2022 22:53 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — If one play could tell the story of a five-game series, consider this one: Trae Young's final shot from the field was a corner 3-point try that he rushed because he knew a defender was coming his way. The shot bounced off the side of the backboard. Take...

Butler scores 45, Heat defeat Hawks 115-105 for 2-0 lead

Apr. 19, 2022 23:11 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Jimmy Butler walked off the floor when his night's work was complete, lifted his arms in the air and heard a sold-out arena serenade him with screams. That didn't happen in the bubble two years ago, since nobody was there. But Butler was every bit as...

Robinson makes eight 3s, Heat top Hawks 115-91 in Game 1

Apr. 17, 2022 16:19 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Duncan Robinson couldn't miss shots. Trae Young couldn't make shots. In simplest terms, that's how Game 1 went for Miami and Atlanta. Robinson came off the bench to set a franchise playoff record with eight 3-pointers, and the top-seeded Heat forced...

Young, Hunter lead Hawks to 132-103 play-in rout of Hornets

Apr. 13, 2022 23:15 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — For one night, at least, the Atlanta Hawks looked like the team that made a stunning run to the Eastern Conference final last summer. Trae Young bounced back from a sluggish start to score 24 points and De'Andre Hunter led a third-quarter surge Wednesday that carried...

Siakam has 31 as Raptors beat Hawks to clinch playoff spot

Apr. 05, 2022 23:10 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — Pascal Siakam had 31 points and 13 rebounds, Scottie Barnes added 19 points and 14 rebounds, and the Toronto Raptors clinched a playoff berth by beating the Atlanta Hawks 118-108 on Tuesday night. Chris Boucher scored 18 points, Gary Trent Jr. had 14, Fred VanVleet...

Young leads surging Hawks past struggling Cavaliers 131-107

Mar. 31, 2022 22:32 PM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young scored 30 points and the surging Atlanta Hawks never trailed while beating the short-handed Cleveland Cavaliers 131-107 on Thursday night to clinch a spot in the Eastern Conference play-in tournament. Cedi Osman led Cleveland with 21 points. Darius Garland...

Young scores 41 in homecoming as Hawks top Thunder 136-118

Mar. 31, 2022 00:10 AM EDT

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — For once, Trae Young didn't have to play his usual role of villain on the road. Young had 41 points and eight assists in a warm homecoming, and his Atlanta Hawks rolled past the Oklahoma City Thunder 136-118 on Wednesday night. Young, who grew...

Bogdanovic scores 29, Hawks beat Pacers 132-123

Mar. 28, 2022 23:09 PM EDT

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Bogdan Bogdanovic scored 29 points to lead the Atlanta Hawks past the Indiana Pacers 132-123 on Monday night. Clint Capela and Kevin Huerter each contributed 22 points and Capela added 15 rebounds for the Hawks, who are 10th in the Eastern Conference. Trae Young...