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Long shot Hawks on a roll entering opening playoff series

...making the playoffs was a feat. The team has almost totally revamped its roster, broke in a rookie head coach, and lost Al Horford for most of the season.Atlanta went into a slump at the beginning of February, losing 20 of 26. But by winning seven...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-04-17/long-shot-hawks-roll-entering
Hawks dump Heat, clinch East's final playoff spot

ATLANTA - Jeff Teague says he never doubted the Atlanta Hawks would be in the playoffs.Even with Al Horford's season-ending injury in December and a 1-14 stretch in February and March, the Hawks made the Eastern Conference field...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-04-12/hawks-dump-heat-clinch-easts-
Florida coach Billy Donovan builds another juggernaut

...Under Donovan's direction, they became one of the most successful teams in college basketball history. And Brewer, Al Horford and Joakim Noah went on to become lottery picks.Donovan's current team is composed of four senior starters who worked...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-04-04/florida-coach-billy-donov
Hawks clinging to final playoff spot in East

...Ferry and rookie coach Mike Budenholzer - a task that didn't get any easier when the team's best player, center Al Horford, went down with a season-ending injury the day after Christmas.Even without Horford, the Hawks were still playing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-04-01/hawks-clinging-final-playoff-
Florida's Patric Young makes life tough down low

...Defensive Player of the Year right up there with former defensive stoppers Brent Wright, Donnell Harvey, Joakim Noah and Al Horford."He's as good of a post defender, guarding pick-and-roll, playing low-post defenses, as I've had," Donovan...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2014-04-02/floridas-patric-young-mak
Kyle Korver, Hawks finish strong in win over Bucks

...Knight and Ersan Ilyasova scored 20 points each for Milwaukee (13-52), which has the worst record in the NBA.? Al Horford won't try and return for the playoffs if the Hawks make the postseason.The center tore his right pectoral muscle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-03-13/kyle-korver-hawks-finish-stro
Blazers rout Hawks

...straight game for the Hawks because of a right knee contusion. His absence hurts Atlanta, which is already without big men Al Horford and Gustavo Ayon for the season.Lillard's 3-pointer put the Blazers up 20-17 in the first quarter. Dorell Wright...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-03-06/blazers-rout-hawks
Chris Bosh powers Miami Heat past Los Angeles Lakers

...on their front line as they prepare to play San Antonio tonight. Antic has been Atlanta's primary replacement for Al Horford, who was lost for the season when he tore his right pectoral muscle on Dec. 26.Antic suffered a mild right ankle...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-01-23/chris-bosh-powers-mimai-heat-
Hawks hope to heal during five-game road trip

...to come out with full energy and play our basketball."Ayon was the team's third center to miss significant time. Al Horford, regarded as the team's best player, was lost for the season in December with a torn right pectoral muscle. Antic...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-02-28/hawks-hope-heal-during-five-g
Celtics top Hawks to end five-game losing streak

...Atlanta, which lost for the 10th time in 11 games.The Hawks were missing five injured players, including starters Al Horford and Paul Millsap. KNICKS: Raymond Felton is determined to keep personal turmoil from affecting what was already his...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nba/2014-02-26/celtics-top-hawks-end-five-ga