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Basketball / NBA Jul 31, 2018

Hawks waive 10-time All-Star Carmelo Anthony

The Atlanta Hawks on Monday waived Carmelo Anthony, making official the move that was expected when the 10-time All-Star was traded from the Oklahoma City Thunder this month. The 34-year-old Anthony may now sign with another team as a free agent. He averaged 16.2 points ...

Vince Carter joining Hawks for 21st NBA season

Basketball / NBA Jul 26, 2018

Vince Carter joining Hawks for 21st NBA season

Vince Carter is slated to play a 21st NBA season after agreeing to a one-year deal worth $2.4 million with the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday, according to multiple reports. The 41-year-old Carter will be joining his eighth NBA team. He averaged a career-low 5.4 points ...

Carmelo Anthony traded to Hawks, waiver likely

Basketball / NBA Jul 20, 2018

Carmelo Anthony traded to Hawks, waiver likely

Carmelo Anthony is done in Oklahoma City. A person with knowledge of the details told The Associated Press the Thunder are sending Anthony and a 2022 protected first-round pick to Atlanta in exchange for Hawks guard Dennis Schroder and Mike Muscala. Anthony will be waived ...

Basketball / NBA Jan 7, 2017

Hawks GM says sorry for remark

Atlanta Hawks general manager Wes Wilcox has apologized for making a joke a fan believed was racially insensitive. Wilcox insisted he was only trying to make fun of himself and his family. Wilcox, who is white, made a reference to his mixed-race marriage and family ...

Hawks snap long run of futility against Spurs

Basketball / NBA Jan 2, 2017

Hawks snap long run of futility against Spurs

Atlanta coach Mike Budenholzer finally has his first win over Gregg Popovich, his longtime former boss in San Antonio. It took career and season-high point totals from Tim Hardaway Jr. and Paul Millsap, respectively, to make it happen. Hardaway matched his career high with 29 points, ...

Warriors hold off Hawks, win 12th straight

Basketball / NBA Nov 29, 2016

Warriors hold off Hawks, win 12th straight

Runner-up for Defensive Player of the Year in two straight seasons, Draymond Green desperately wants to prove how good Golden State can be on that end of the floor. Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry and Klay Thompson can have all the scoring glory. Green takes it ...

Cavs sweep past Hawks to reach conference finals

Basketball / NBA May 9, 2016

Cavs sweep past Hawks to reach conference finals

Cleveland's Big Three is on quite a roll. Two playoff series, two sweeps. Now, the Cavaliers get to rest up for the Eastern Conference finals. Kevin Love scored 27 points, LeBron James knocked down a huge shot with 39.2 seconds to go, and Kyrie Irving turned in ...

Frye shines as Cavs go up 3-0 on Hawks

Basketball / NBA May 7, 2016

Frye shines as Cavs go up 3-0 on Hawks

LeBron James and Kyrie Irving had their usual stellar performances. Kevin Love came up big, too. But when Channing Frye turned in the best playoff game of his career, the Atlanta Hawks didn't have a chance. Frye scored 27 points and the Cavaliers kept up their 3-point ...