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Young's scoring surge sends Hawks past Timberwolves, 134-122

Jan. 19, 2022 23:19 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — After leading Atlanta to back-to-back wins for the first time in almost two months, Trae Young wasn't ready to say the Hawks have regained last season's winning formula. It's far too early to talk about a return to the Eastern Conference finals for the Hawks, who are...

Hawks rally to beat Bucks 121-114, snap 10-game home skid

Jan. 17, 2022 22:15 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young scored 30 points for the struggling Atlanta Hawks, who trailed for much of the game before rallying for a 121-114 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Monday night to snap a 10-game home losing streak. Winning at State Farm Arena for the first time since...

Barrett, Randle power Knicks past Hawks for 3rd straight win

Jan. 15, 2022 23:12 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — RJ Barrett scored 26 points, Julius Randle added 24 and the New York Knicks beat the Atlanta Hawks 117-108 on Saturday night for their third straight victory. The Knicks improved to 22-21, the first time they've been over .500 since Dec. 2. They have won five of six,...

Heat rally late, scramble to get past Hawks, 124-118

Jan. 14, 2022 23:15 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — The stars were out in Miami. Drake was sitting courtside. Golfer Brooks Koepka had prime seats. They came to see a show. The Heat made them wait until the end, but they didn't disappoint. Tyler Herro scored 11 of his 24 points in the...

Hawks trade Cam Reddish to Knicks for 2022 first-round pick

Jan. 13, 2022 19:52 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — The struggling Atlanta Hawks traded forward Cam Reddish to the New York Knicks for a protected 2022 first-round draft pick Thursday. The Hawks also sent forward Solomon Hill and a 2025 second-round pick to the Knicks. Small forward Kevin Knox is heading to Atlanta. ...

Herro's 21 points lead Heat past slumping Hawks, 115-91

Jan. 12, 2022 22:54 PM EST

ATLANTA (AP) — Tyler Herro and other young Miami players are finding ways to keep the Heat winning without some of their biggest names. Herro had 21 points and Miami scored the first 16 of the second half to break open a close game as the Heat capped a successful road trip by...

Coffey lifts Clippers to 106-93 win over Hawks

Jan. 09, 2022 19:08 PM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Amir Coffey tied a career-high with 21 points and Serge Ibaka added 16 to lead the Los Angeles Clippers to a 106-93 win over the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday. Coffey, who went undrafted out of Minnesota in the 2019 NBA draft, is on a two-way contract with the Clippers...

Memphis' Jenkins enters protocols, 14th NBA coach to do so

Jan. 08, 2022 15:51 PM EST

Memphis assistant Brad Jones walked into what he thought was the Grizzlies’ locker room in Brooklyn a few days ago, then wondered if he was in the right place. There was only one other person in the room — and Jones had no idea who the person was. “Am I in...

LeBron leads Lakers past Hawks 134-118 for 4th straight win

Jan. 08, 2022 01:40 AM EST

LOS ANGELES (AP) — LeBron James scored 23 of his 32 points in the second half, Malik Monk added a season-high 29 and the Los Angeles Lakers held off the Atlanta Hawks 134-118 Friday night for their first four-game winning streak of the season. Avery Bradley and Talen Horton-Tucker...

Young scores NBA season-best 56 points; Blazers beat Hawks

Jan. 04, 2022 01:52 AM EST

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Portland's Anfernee Simons played through his grief over his grandfather's death with a career night that tempered an NBA season-best 56-point outburst by Atlanta's Trae Young. Simons scored a career-high 43 points and the Trail Blazers snapped a four-game...