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  1. The Most Troubling Statistic Facing All 30 NBA TeamsRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    ... connect it back to the club's bottom line. Statistic: The defense gives up 117.1 points per 100 possessions when Al Horford is on the floor (as opposed to 99.8 when he's on the bench). Although the Atlanta Hawks offense isn't spectacular, there's ...

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  2. NBA Turkeys: What Each Team Is Thankful ForRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sir Charles in Charge

    ... a steep discount (2 years/$19 million), which has allowed the Hawks to give other integral pieces of their team Al Horford , Jeff Teague , Kyle Korver , Thabo Sefolosha larger contracts while also creating financial flexibility moving forward, if ...

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  3. Hawks vs Wizards: Jeff Teague, Atlanta's bench and more thoughts from the win over WashingtonRead the original story

    9 hrs ago | Peachtree Hoops

    ... season. He has been the guy that the Hawks can depend on each and every night and that has been important with Al Horford still feeling his way back from injury. Horford didn't play poorly on Tuesday finishing with seven points and four rebounds on ...

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  4. Hawks vs. Wizards preview: With Nene out, can Washington win three in a row?Read the original story

    Yesterday | Bullets Forever

    ... the field, 75 percent on threes and 14-14 on free throws over the last two games against the Pistons and Lakers. Al Horford and Kyle Korver have been playing well too and power forward Paul Millsap is the only player in the NBA averaging at least 17 ...

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  5. Al Horford Surprises Students At Georgia School With Visit To Discuss NutritionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | The Post Game

    Al Horford of the Hawks is part of an initiative called Alliance for a Healthier Generation that is focused on helping kids stay active and eat sensible foods. As part of the program, Horford made a surprise visit to Langston Hughes High School outside of Atlanta where he also spent some time on the court with the basketball team.

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  6. Another trade ideaRead the original story

    Saturday Nov 22 | Sactown Royalty

    ... had much better players than they do now. Many of those seasons, they have finished at or below a .500 record. Al Horford has been the lone constant in the equation with guys like Josh Smith and Joe Johnson leaving via free agency or trade. While ...

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  7. Stan Van Gundy has yet to send Pistons in right direction, evidenced by loss to HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | Piston Powered

    ... on 5-of-12 shooting), and he still crashed the glass (16 rebounds) and defended hard (a block and a steal). Al Horford get the best of Drummond a few times, but that was due more to Horford's high skill level than a lack of effort on Drummond's ...

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  8. Hawks vs Pistons final score: Atlanta holds off Detroit, 99-89Read the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Peachtree Hoops

    ... clear-path foul against Paul Millsap. Millsap made only one of two free throws, but with the ensuing possession, Al Horford converted a hook shot to take a 10-point lead, and that was that. Jeff Teague and Paul Millsap were the two stand-outs for ...

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  9. Pistons on the road in AtlantaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | Piston Powered

    ... Jeff Teague and Dennis Schrder, shooting with Kyle Korver and Mike Scott and a strong pair of interior big men in Al Horford and Millsap. The Hawks should be able to consistently stretch the court and get into the paint for scores via post-ups and ...

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  10. The Northcyde Narrative: Vol. 4 - Atlanta SOFTRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Peachtree Hoops

    ... of the reason for the poor frontcourt rebounding, unfortunately, has to be placed upon the Captain of the Hawks, Al Horford . At 6.8 rebounds a game, Horford ranks 25th among centers in rebounding. And on a team struggling to rebound the basketball, ...

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  11. Cavs make record 19 3-pointers in rout of HawksRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Sports Network

    ... the way. Paul Millsap had 16 points with seven rebounds, while Mike Muscala supplied 13 points off the bench and Al Horford and John Jenkins each notched 12 for the Hawks, who had their four-game winning streak halted. James got off to a hot start, ...

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  12. Daily fantasy basketball: Boogie to a win with CousinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | USA Today

    ... to opponents, and they are among the stingiest in their last three games, per TeamRankings.com . Paul Millsap and Al Horford are vacuums who could keep Hill off the boards tonight. Ibaka has struggled with consistency and has averaged around 28 FPPG ...

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  13. Preview & Chat: The Atlanta HawksRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Forum Blue & Gold

    ... again on the road and facing a team who is much better than them. The Hawks aren't some powerhouse, but they have Al Horford, Paul Millsap, Jeff Teague, Kyle Korver, a good coach and a winning record on the year. If the Lakers hope to win, there are ...

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  14. 5 Takeaways From Atlanta Hawks' Early-Season PlayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Rant Sports

    ... performance on the other end of the floor, which hasn't been consistent or great to start the year. Even without Al Horford last season, the Hawks made it into the Eastern Conference Playoffs in the East. Now it's clear that they are firmly a ...

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  15. NBA Power Rankings: Hawks move up after close to perfect weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 18 | Peachtree Hoops

    ... on the Lakers and Pistons , and their lone road game until Dec. 3 is in Washington D.C. against the Wizards . Al Horford is playing the lowest minutes of his career (29.4 per game), yet the Hawks are hanging in there. The Hawks quietly assembled a ...

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  16. Hawks see sellout in home opener as first chance to show team has moved past controversiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 31 | Nanaimo Daily News

    ... happen overnight? Absolutely not. But a journey starts with a first step, and tomorrow night is the first step." Al Horford's successful return from a torn right pectoral muscle gives the Hawks optimism they can improve on last season's eighth-place ...

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  17. Hawks vs Cavaliers: Atlanta looking for defensive consistencyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Peachtree Hoops

    ... be a better defensive team over last year. A lot of that is because they have better defenders on the roster with Al Horford back, the addition of Thabo Sefolosha and Dennis SchrA der has had a positive defensive impact as well. However, it is still ...

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  18. LeBron scores 32, Cavs make record 19 3-pointers in rout of HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | UPI

    ... the way. Paul Millsap had 16 points with seven rebounds, while Mike Muscala supplied 13 points off the bench and Al Horford and John Jenkins each notched 12 for the Hawks, who had their four-game winning streak halted. James got off to a hot start, ...

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  19. Recap: Cavs 127, Hawks 94Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Cavs

    The Hawks are a good team. With a healthy Al Horford, a Spursian offense, and one of the best starting 5s in the East, this figured to be a tough challenge for the Cavaliers, who miraculously survived a much less talented Celtics squad last night.

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  20. Cavs Drop Hammer On HawksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | NBA.com

    ... games and held James' former team, Miami, to 87 points until the final 4 1/2 minutes of a 114-103 victory Friday. Al Horford and Paul Millsap led a season-high eight players in double figures with 19 points apiece. "We were getting stops. We were ...

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