Thabo Sefolosha Testifies He Was Giving Money To Beggar When Arrested

Thabo Sefolosha testified today that he was trying to give money to a beggar and then leave in a car service when he was arrested outside of a New York City nightclub in April. That is when, according to Sefolosha, a police officer who had been unnecessarily belligerent and confrontational to him shortly before, and… »10/07/15 9:58pmWednesday 9:58pm

The Atlanta Hawks Ownership Group Was Always Destined To Blow Up

Brian Windhorst and Kevin Arnovitz dropped a big behind-the-scenes piece on the racism mess that led to the Atlanta Hawks being sold to Antony Ressler for $850 million. There are a number of funny anecdotes and interesting stories in the report, but the basic takeaway is that the Atlanta Hawks ownership group was… »10/06/15 10:55pmTuesday 10:55pm

Bah Gawd! It's An Al Horford-The Rock People's Elbow Mashup!

After Al Horford’s ejection for dropping The People’s Elbow on Matthew Dellavedova last night, it was only a matter of time before we compiled every angle of Horford’s move and mixed it in with some vintage footage of The Rock. And, yes, there’s the usual presence of “J.R.” Jim Ross in there too. »5/25/15 11:18am5/25/15 11:18am

Report: Kyle Korver Out For The Rest Of The Playoffs With Ankle Injury

The Hawks were probably already dead. Losing the first two game of a series on your own home floor will do that. But now they’re REALLY dead. Atlanta Journal-Constitution Hawks beat reporter Chris Vivlamore reports that the above ankle injury that Kyle Korver suffered in last night’s Game 2 will knock him out of the… »5/23/15 3:02pm5/23/15 3:02pm

The Hawks Ruined Another Great Moment In Paul Pierce Shit-Talking

Paul Pierce’s late three in Game 5, which put his Wizards up 81-80 over the Hawks with less than 10 seconds to play, was wasted by Nene’s inability to box out and prevent Al Horford’s game-winning layup. That’s a shame, because if the Wizards had managed to win, Pierce would have reached a new high point on his… »5/14/15 11:12am5/14/15 11:12am

Hawks Win After Paul Pierce's Wide-Open, Game-Tying Three Bricks Long

With just nine seconds left in the game, the Wizards were in as good of a position as they could have hoped to be. They were down the entire game, by as much as 12, continuously clawing back within a few points before the Hawks inevitably reopened the lead. But one final late fury brought the deficit down to three,… »5/12/15 12:02am5/12/15 12:02am

The Valiant Hawks Withstood Mighty Ramon Sessions, Can Do Anything

By now everybody knows the game plan for beating the Washington Wizards in the playoffs. We can neither stop nor contain the mighty Ramon Sessions, it goes. Ha ha ha, I mean, to even suggest such a thing could be done is a funny joke, even for the top-seeded team playing at home. Who can but dream of slowing his… »5/06/15 11:22am5/06/15 11:22am

The Washington Wizards Are Not Going To Win The NBA Finals

Last April, the first-seeded Indiana Pacers, who’d spent the season’s first few months crushing the league before returning to earth after the All-Star break, labored through a surprisingly tough seven-game series against a mediocre Atlanta Hawks team seemingly engineered to turn Indiana’s greatest strength (Roy… »4/30/15 11:12am4/30/15 11:12am