Hawks lose Kyle Korver for rest of playoffs with ankle injury

...the side of Korver's ankle late in the third quarter of the Cavaliers' 94-82 victory Friday night.X-rays at Philips Arena were negative, but a follow-up MRI and examination confirmed a severe high-ankle sprain. Korver will be examined...

Fans rally around Hawks as they prep for conference finals against Cavaliers

...been building all season.The average attendance at Philips Arena of 17,412 ranked 17th in the league ? up from 28th...Kessler said he has been a season-ticket holder since Philips Arena opened in 1999. Before this year, he said it was...

Wizards look to continue their road success

...Wizards a 1-0 lead over top-seeded Atlanta in the Eastern Conference semifinals. The teams meet again tonight at Philips Arena, with the Hawks desperate to even things up before the best-of-seven series shifts to Wash ington for Games 3 and...

The Atlanta Hawks are getting little respect as a title contender

...There was no mention at all of the Hawks at all when Barkley ripped off his list of potential title contenders.At Philips Arena, where the Hawks practiced in preparation for Game 1 Sunday against the Brooklyn Nets, there was a quiet determination...

Hawks fend off Nets, take series lead

...3-2 in the best-of-seven series, with Game 6 on Friday night in Brooklyn. If needed, Game 7 would be back at Philips Arena on Sunday."The playoffs are a new season," said Horford, who dislocated his right pinky in Game 1 but has played...

Hawks' Budenholzer named coach of the year

...consideration."I don't want to sound like I'm not appreciative of it," Budenholzer said after a ceremony at Philips Arena. "But in a perfect world, I'd be somewhere else."A longtime assistant under Popovich at San Antonio, Budenholzer...

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...

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...

Music by Turner: Wrap up year with musical gifts

...Christmas album from 2011. Dec. 11 ? The Black Keys ? Philips Arena, AtlantaA piano has 36 black keys, while these Akron...short drive to Newberry! Dec. 17 ? Fleetwood Mac ? Philips Arena, AtlantaChristine McVie is back in the group (for...