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  1. Top-seeded Warriors, Hawks 1 win away from reaching conference finals after erasing deficitsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Star Tribune

    ... Paul Pierce has hit some timely 3s for Washington, and he nearly had his second game-winner in this series before Al Horford's rebound and putback gave Atlanta an 82-81 win in Game 5. "The defense and activity and reactions to each other need to be ...

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  2. Al Horford Decides Enough is EnoughRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Soaring Down South

    May 13, 2015; Atlanta, GA, USA; Washington Wizards forward Paul Pierce and Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford battle for a rebound during the second half in game five of the second round of the NBA Playoffs at Philips Arena. The Hawks defeated the Wizards 82-81.

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  3. Game 5: Atlanta Hawks Grades in Emphatic Clutch WinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Soaring Down South

    May 13, 2015; Atlanta, GA, USA; Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford grabs a rebound in the third quarter of their game against the Washington Wizards of game five of the second round of the NBA Playoffs at Philips Arena. The Hawks won 82-81.

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  4. Westbrook, Barneys NY launch spring collectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | ESPN

    ... who are still trying to recapture their January form, needed a reminder of who they could be in spirit, and Al Horford gave that to them in Game 5. When the NBA tips off in 2015-16, fans in five markets will notice dramatic changes in their teams' ...

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  5. NBA: Paul Pierce's late 3 vs. Hawks should have been waved off...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | MSNBC

    ... gave his team a one-point lead with 8.3 seconds left. Of course, the lead only held for one more possession, as Al Horford cleaned up a miss by Dennis Schroder to give the Hawks the victory , and a 3-2 lead in the best-of-seven series. A day later, ...

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  6. Thursday Therapy: Easily DistractedRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Canis Hoopus

    ... to take their first lead of the series against the Washington Wizards, going up 3-2 with an 82-81 win via an Al Horford layup with 1.9 seconds left. It continues to not feel like the Hawks are operating at full efficiency, but they are doing enough ...

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  7. After Game 5 return, John Wall likely to remain on court for WizardsRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Washington Times

    ... saw nothing new when rewatching the final scoring play. According to Atlanta coach Mike Budenholzer, Hawks center Al Horford was supposed to set a screen on the wing for Kyle Korver to provide a driving Dennis Schroder, who had his shot blocked by ...

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  8. Randy Wittmana s playing career, life altered by playera s political aspirationsRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Washington Times

    ... during the Wizards' Eastern Conference semifinals series against the Hawks , which Atlanta leads 3-2 after Al Horford's Game 5 stickback. "[ Atlanta ] was my first stop," Wittman said. "Special just because of that fact alone. Played with a lot of ...

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  9. An obvious case for the Wizards to terminate Randy Wittman after this seasonRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Bullets Forever

    ... Everyone knows how that went. Ball in Nene's hands. Then somehow not. Nene falls awkwardly, looking more like Al Horford 's bullying victim than a professional athlete. Once again, this is the same coach who didn't play Gortat for a single second of ...

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  10. Hawks score with 1.9 seconds left to defeat Wizards, take series leadRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | The Maryland Gazette

    Al Horford snatched away an offensive rebound and dropped in the winning basket with 1.9 seconds left after Dennis Schroder's drive to the basket was blocked by John Wall, giving the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks an 82-81 victory over the Washington Wizards on Wednesday night and a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals. Paul Pierce, who made a buzzer-beating winner in Game 3, appeared to have doomed the Hawks again when his 3-pointer from the corner gave the Wizards an 81-80 lead with 8.3 seconds left.

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  11. Robb: Paul Pierce's Legendary Trash Talk Spoiled by Al Horford in Game 5Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | CBS Local

    ... added another memorable chapter to his legendary career of trash talking Thursday night before Hawks' center Al Horford forced a rewrite. The drama began in the final 30 seconds of a tie contest in a critical Game 5 of the second-round series that ...

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  12. Paul Pierce taunts Hawks with 'series,' but Wizards loseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | New York Daily News

    Paul Pierce drains three-pointer, taunts Hawks bench by saying 'series' - only to see Wizards lose on last-second shot Paul Pierce drains the go-ahead three-pointer against the Hawks Wednesday night and then taunts the Atlanta bench. But the Hawks wind up getting the last laugh in Game 5. The 37-year-old forward drained a corner three right in front of the Hawks' bench, turned and said "series" after giving the Wizards an 81-80 lead over the Hawks in Game 5. But there were 8.3 seconds left on the clock, Al Horford bullied his way to the rim and - just like that - it's an 82-81 Hawks win and the teams are heading to Game 6 .

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  13. Al Horford's game-winner helps Atlanta Hawks swoop ahead of Washington WizardsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Stuff.co.nz

    Atlanta Hawks centre Al Horford makes the game-winning basket in game five of the best-of-seven Eastern Conference semifinals against the Washington Wizards in Georgia. Atlanta forward Al Horford fought off several Washington Wizards defenders to snatch an offensive rebound and scored on a put-back with one second remaining to give the Hawks a vital 82-81 win at Philips Arena in Georgia on Wednesday .

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  14. 2015 NBA Playoffs: Al Horford, Hawks find a way in Game 5Read the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Peachtree Hoops

    Al Horford answered the call for the Atlanta Hawks in Game 5 as his putback with one second remaining was the difference in an 82-81 win. In an ugly, slugfest of a playoff game it came down to a single possession for the Atlanta Hawks and Al Horford delivered in a big way.

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  15. Paul Pierce said a seriesa to the Hawks bench after late three-pointerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Washington Post

    ... turned to the Hawks bench and said "series." Two more truths for The Truth's collection, it seemed, but Al Horford had other ideas. Horford scored on a putback with 1.9 seconds to play to give Atlanta an 82-81 victory and a 3-2 series lead. Scott ...

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  16. Hawks grab 3-2 leadRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    Al Horford snatched away an offensive rebound and dropped in the winning basket with 1.9 seconds left after Dennis Schroder's drive to the basket was blocked by John Wall, giving the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks an 82-81 victory over the Washington Wizards on Wednesday night and a 3-2 lead in the Eastern Conference semifinals. Paul Pierce, who made a buzzer-beating winner in Game 3, appeared to have doomed the Hawks again when his 3-pointer from the corner gave the Wizards an 81-80 lead with 8.3 seconds left.

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  17. Paul Pierce hits big shot, declares series over 8 seconds before Hawks score game-winning layupRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... However, on the ensuing possession after Pierce's big three-pointer, the Hawks scored the game-winning layup when Al Horford flew in for an offensive rebound and putback. Pierce is one of the NBA's best trash talkers, so naturally, after a big shot ...

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  18. Atlanta Hawks have soared above expectations even if NBA playoff campaign falls shortRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... forward Paul Millsap, who was on the bench for the East last season. Now they have three more with centre Al Horford, point guard Jeff Teague and sharp shooter Kyle Korver making the jump to elite company. There's no doubt they've had a great team ...

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  19. Hawks Ride Al Horford's Heroics to Overcome John Wall's Surprise ComebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | BleacherReport

    ... lead with eight seconds left. ESPN Stats & Info shared a jaw-dropping stat regarding Horford and Pierce: Al Horford (61%) & Paul Pierce (52%) are 1st and 2nd, respectively, in highest clutch time FG pct over last 5 postseasons (min. 20 FGA). He flew ...

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  20. This playoff script looks familiar, but the Wizards would like to flip itRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday May 14 | The Washington Post

    ... recovered and went up by one with 8.3 seconds left when Pierce hit a three-pointer from the corner. But then Al Horford sprinted from the three-point line, skied over a chaotic sea of bodies, reached over Nene to grab a loose ball off the glass ...

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