The 2012 deal of Joe Johnson helped make the Hawks' success this season possible. Now Atlanta faces Brooklyn, hoping to earn the biggest dividend.
NBA commissioner Adam Silver expressed support for Hawks forward Thabo Sefolosha and said the league is searching for answers in the police incident that caused Sefolosha's broken leg.
NBA owners held their first serious discussions about the playoff format, though Commissioner Adam Silver said Friday it was too soon to tell if there was interest in changing it.
Graham McKean looks closer at the value of the Atlanta Hawks this postseason and writes why they are being overlooked at 12-1.
An all-access look at the Eastern Conference playoff teams as they get ready for the challenges that lie ahead, with a focus on the Hawks, Wizards, Bucks and Cavs.
Dave Tuley and Erin Rynning detail how to bet the 2015 NBA playoffs, including Vegas rankings, best bets and picks for every series.
Our ESPN Forecast panel predicts which East teams will advance to Round 2.
Bill Simmons, Jalen Rose and Zach Lowe break down the four most intriguing players in the NBA playoffs. You will be surprised who comes in at no. 1.
Nets coach Lionel Hollins knows his team faces a tall task in Round 1 against the top-seeded Hawks.
The Cleveland Cavaliers were considered longshots to win the NBA title last June. They now enter the playoffs as the favorites.
ESPN NBA analyst Brad Daugherty discusses the most intriguing first-round matchup of the Eastern Conference playoffs and which team is on upset alert.
Who will win the East? 5-on-5 breaks down each first-round series in the East and picks the eventual conference champ.
The "NBA Tonight" crew breaks down the first-round matchup between the Hawks and Nets.
The Bulls topped the Hawks 91-85 to pick up their 50th victory of the season.
Brooks leads rally, Bulls beat Hawks 91-85
Teammates of Thabo Sefolosha voiced support Wednesday for the injured Hawks forward, and offered opinions about the larger issue of law enforcement and people of color.
Keep track of every NBA playoff series all postseason long.
ESPN NBA analyst Chris Broussard discusses the reaction from players around the NBA to Thabo Sefolosha's comments about his arrest in New York.
Hawks PF Paul Millsap has missed five consecutive games due to a shoulder injury.
Who finished at the head of the class? David Thorpe honors the best rookies this season.
Who should win the 2014-15 Coach of the Year award? Who will? Our ESPN Forecast panel of experts has spoken.
Kevin Arnovitz reacts to Hawks forward Thabo Sefolosha's statement that injuries he sustained during his arrest last week in New York were inflicted by police.
Mike Budenholzer is the coach of the year on Marc Stein's awards ballot.
Hawks forward Thabo Sefolosha said Tuesday for the first time that injuries sustained during his arrest last week in New York were inflicted by police.
The New York City Police Department's internal affairs bureau has contacted counsel for Thabo Sefolosha about interviewing him as a complaining witness in a police incident last week.
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