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Hawks forward Mike Scott earns new deal with scoring surge

  The Atlanta Hawks have re-signed Mike Scott, who improved his 3-point shot in his second season and almost doubled his scoring average. General manager Danny Ferry says the 6-foot-8 forward impressed the team by expanding his game. Terms of the deal were not released. Scott, a second-round pick from Virginia in 2012, averaged 9.6 points last season, up from 4.6 as a rookie. He...
Via AP on Fox
5 hours ago  |  Discuss

Hawks' Scott earns new deal with scoring surge

ATLANTA (AP) The Atlanta Hawks have re-signed Mike Scott, who improved his 3-point shot in his second season and almost doubled his scoring average. General manager Danny Ferry says the 6-foot-8 forward impressed the team by expanding his game. Terms of the deal were not released. Scott, a second-round pick from Virginia in 2012, averaged 9.6 points last season, up from 4.6 as a...
Via AP on Fox
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Hawks re-sign versatile forward Mike Scott

Mike Scott, a second-round pick in the 2012 NBA Draft, made it to his second NBA contract. Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry announced on Tuesday morning that the franchise re-signed the skilled forward. Terms of the deal were not announced. "Mike has worked hard and continues to adapt, improve and expand his all around game," Ferry said in a statement. "We...
Via Fox Sports South
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

Call To The Hall: Elton Brand

(Kevin Liles-USA TODAY Sports) We’ve hit the dog days of the NBA summer.  All the big name free agents have been snatched up.  Summer league is over.  Training camps are still weeks away.  So now is the perfect time to reminisce a bit over current NBA players’ career accomplishments to see if they are Hall of Fame worthy or not.  Next up: Elton Brand   Elton Brand Career...
Via Hoops Manifesto
19 hours ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Hawks: 2014 Preseason Preview

A Guide To the Hawks’ Preseason The Atlanta Hawks finally announced their preseason schedule on Friday, as preparation for the new season jumps up a level around the NBA. Before the season kicks off proper with an opening night visit to Toronto, the Hawks will play through a seven-game schedule that includes four road games […] Atlanta Hawks: 2014 Preseason Preview - Hoops Habit...
Via NBA Draft Blog
2 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Hawks: Dennis Schröder must improve

Last night the Hawks resigned back-up point guard Shelvin Mack. Mack started last season third in the depth chart for point guards behind starter Jeff Teague and then-rookie Dennis Schröder. Schröder was drafted 17th overall and had some high expectations entering the 2013 season. There was a lot of hype surrounding Schröder as many compared him to Boston Celtics’ Rajon Rondo...
Via isportsweb.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Parsons, Lillard, Hayward And Korver Final Team USA Cuts

Team USA released the final cuts, which include Chandler Parsons, Damian Lillard, Kyle Korver and Gordon Hayward,  for the World Cup roster . Looks like Coach K and the Team USA staff wanted as much size on the roster as they could get.   The post Parsons, Lillard, Hayward And Korver Final Team USA Cuts appeared first on Diehardsport.
Via Diehardsport
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Hawks Re-Sign Shelvin Mack

The Atlanta Hawks have re-signed Shelvin Mack. "Shelvin has proven himself to be an excellent fit in our program,” Ferry said. “On the court, he plays well within our system and possesses a toughness and level of unselfishness that we truly value," Ferry said. "At 24, he is still a young player with the type of work ethic that can allow him to continue to keep...
Via RealGM
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Hawks re-sign backup guard Shelvin Mack

ATLANTA (AP) The Atlanta Hawks have re-signed guard Shelvin Mack, who general manager Danny Ferry says proved to be a good fit for coach Mike Budenholzer's system. Mack averaged 7.5 points and ranked second on the team with 3.7 assists per game. He played in 73 games, including 11 starts, and ranked seventh in the NBA with his average of 3.04 assists per turnover. Ferry said...
Via AP on Fox
4 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Hawks: How Can Jeff Teague Step Up?

It’s almost a year since I wrote my first article for HoopsHabit, and where so much has changed in some regards, in other ways things are exactly the same. That first piece that I refer to was titled “Is It Time For Jeff Teague To Break Out?” and if I was to post it unchanged […] Atlanta Hawks: How Can Jeff Teague Step Up? - Hoops Habit - Hoops Habit - Analysis, Opinion and...
Via NBA Draft Blog
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Hawks: What is the Hawks’ Biggest Weakness?

Atlanta Hawks: What is the Hawks’ Biggest Weakness? By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… The Hawks have an excellent group of big men with 2 All Stars, their franchise player, center Al Horford and power forward Paul Millsap. Their 1st round pick Adriean Payne is an NBA ready stretch 4, who can be a strong starting power forward if they lose Paul Millsap next...
Via HoopStuff
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Atlanta Hawks: Analysis On Their 3 Offseason Additions

Atlanta Hawks: Analysis On Their 3 Offseason Additions By Mike Elworth: Owner and Publisher/Hoopstuff… SG: Kent Bazemore - Bazemore only signed for 2 million per season, yet he could be a very big part of their rotation. He is a strong defender and energy player who played excellent offense for the Lakers this season. He played most of the season in a small role with the Warriors...
Via HoopStuff
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Jeff Teague is the Atlanta Hawks X-Factor

The Atlanta Hawks have a very solid foundation of “mini-stars” surrounded by role players who understand their role on this team. In my opinion, the Hawks have three mini-stars: Jeff Teague, Paul Millsap and Al Horford. Millsap showed what he is capable of last year after Horford went down, and all of Atlanta knows what Horford is capable of when he’s healthy. Teague on the...
Via isportsweb.com
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Kyle Korver was once traded for summer league fees, copier

TweetAtlanta Hawks sharp-shooter Kyle Korver has developed into one of the most dangerous outside shooters in the NBA, but there was a time when he wasn’t nearly as coveted as he is now. In a recent profile of Korver’s career to date, Grantland’s Zach Lowe writes that a then-2nd round pick Korver was traded by the New Jersey Nets to the Philadelphia 76ers for some uncommon...
Via Los That Sports Blog
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Hawks' Millsap nets invite to U.S. team training camp

Kevin Love's loss is now Paul Millsap's gain. On Sunday, USA Basketball added the Hawks forward to the 2014-16 USA's Men's National Team roster, putting the All-Star in position to play for the Americans at this summer's inaugural World Cup -- and the Rio de Janeiro Summer Olympics in two years. "I'm very excited about being added to the USA Men's...
Via Fox Sports South
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss
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