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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...

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...

Ayo Dosunmu scores 29, Bulls post season high in points to beat Hawks 136-126

Feb. 12, 2024 22:57 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Ayo Dosunmu had a career-high 29 points and added seven assists to help the Chicago Bulls post a season-high score and beat the Atlanta Hawks 136-126 on Monday night. DeMar DeRozan also had 29 points and Nikola Vucevic finished with 24 points and 11 rebounds. Coby...

Dejounte Murray scores 34 points as Hawks send Rockets to 4th straight loss, 122-113

Feb. 10, 2024 23:30 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Dejounte Murray had 34 points and the Atlanta Hawks overcame a sluggish start to beat the Houston Rockets 122-113 on Saturday night. The Hawks, who reportedly considered trading Murray before Thursday's deadline, won for the sixth time in eight games. ...

Trae Young scores 37 as Hawks end 2-game skid with 127-121 win over short-handed 76ers

Feb. 09, 2024 22:36 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Trae Young scored 37 points and hit several key shots in the fourth quarter as the Atlanta Hawks held on to beat the short-handed Philadelphia 76ers 127-121 on Friday night. Onyeke Okongwu added 21 points and Saddiq Bey had 16 points and 11 rebounds as Atlanta...

Hawks hold onto Dejounte Murray, make no deal as GM Landry protects long-term interests

Feb. 09, 2024 15:19 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks, allowing the most points per game in the NBA and struggling to remain above the cutoff line for the play-in tournament, surprised many by not making a move before Thursday's trade deadline. There was much speculation the Hawks would consider a...

Porzingis, White lead Celtics to 125-117 win over Hawks

Feb. 07, 2024 23:18 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Kristaps Porzingis scored 31 points, Derrick White scored 12 of his 21 points in the fourth quarter and the Boston Celtics beat the Atlanta Hawks 125-117 on Wednesday night. Jayson Tatum finished with 20 points, nine rebounds and seven assists as the Celtics improved...

Trae Young and Scottie Barnes added to All-Star team as injury replacements

Feb. 06, 2024 14:42 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Atlanta's Trae Young is going back to the All-Star Game after all, and Toronto's Scottie Barnes will play in the NBA's showcase event for the first time. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver picked Young and Barnes as injury replacements on Tuesday, adding them to the...