Hawks owners approve plan to sell team

...would include operating rights to Philips Arena, the Hawks' home.The sale...termination fee if they leave Philips Arena before the 2018-19 season...Thrashers and operating rights to Philips Arena for $250 million in 2004. The...

Statue of Hawks great Dominique Wilkins is unveiled in Atlanta

...Fame.Current and former Hawks players, and former Atlanta coach Mike Fratello, attended the private ceremony at Philips Arena.Also attending were such NBA legends as Julius Erving, Karl Malone, Charles Barkley and Clyde Drexler and Wilkins...

Hawks rally past short-handed Mavericks

...employees home. Then, the NBA decided the game would be played.As of game time, the only accumulations of frozen precipitation were north of Atlanta but rain caused a leak in the Philips Arena roof that delayed the game about 5 minutes.

Hawks extend streak with win over Cavaliers

...the fourth.There was plenty of excitement off the court, as well. The Hawks unveiled a statue of Wilkins outside Philips Arena, wore throwback jerseys from the Dominique era, and honored No. 21 at halftime with a painting and a framed jersey...

Hawks move on after 19-game winning streak is snapped

...streak."I was bummed about the loss," center Al Horford said, having finished up an hour-long workout on the Philips Arena practice court. "I'm not going to lie."The Hawks equaled the fifth-longest single-season winning streak...

Touring Atlanta streetcar's new route

...Joystick Gamebar. If you're lucky, you just might stumble upon Edgewood Speakeasy.PHILIPS ARENA STOP: Centennial Olympic ParkFind your way to Philips Arena, one of the nation's best, where headlining concerts, sporting events and shows...

Hawks storm past Wizards

...discipline than us tonight."The Wizards dropped four games behind Atlanta in the Southeast Division and fell to 1-12 at Philips Arena since Jan. 11, 2008.Kevin Seraphin added 13 points for Washington. Bradley Beal had 12, Pierce 11 and Marcin...

Philips Arena set to open for NHL expansion team

...the dressing room to the ice at Philips Arena. The Thrashers coach looked up...rave reviews, the $213 million Philips Arena is a giant upgrade from the Omni...opened over the past decade. Philips Arena, which will seat 18,517 for...

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Hawks, Philips Arena to be sold

...a news conference for today to announce the team and Philips Arena are being sold to Meruelo, a person familiar with the...bought the Hawks, Thrashers and operating rights to Philips Arena, where the teams play, in 2004.

Kasten out as president of Braves, Hawks, Thrashers, Philips Arena

...hockey's Thrashers and served as the president of Philips Arena. But his positions had been the subject of speculation...deal in September to purchase the Hawks, Thrashers and Philips Arena for $250 million. The NBA and NHL are expected to...

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