| May 8, 2011
| 9:07 PM
Derrick Rose fell apart at the end. The Bulls fell apart in the fourth quarter. That’s the Twitter version of how the Bulls’ playoff series with Atlanta is tied at two.
That’s what’s really disconcerting about Atlanta’s 100-...
| Apr 26, 2011
| 9:53 PM
For the first four games of this playoff series, the Orlando Magic could depend on only one player: Dwight Howard. No one else hit shots consistently. No one else defended game-in, game-out effectively. And no one else brought the necessary intensity at...
| May 2, 2011
| 8:51 AM
As the Bulls prepare to end the Atlanta Hawks’ season in the next week or so, I’m still not sure which helps the Bulls more:
The Hawks with Kirk Hinrich too injured to play or the Bulls with Carlos Boozer too injured to play?
| May 12, 2011
| 8:20 PM
Bulls coach Tom Thibodeau probably will hammer his team for allowing 73 points. Heck, he’d hammer his players for allowing two.
But quick, someone tell the coach his Bulls played as brilliant a game as you could ask for in ending Atlanta’s...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 10:59 PM
ATLANTA — Looks like the Orlando Magic will receive a tough playoff test from their likely first-round opponent.
Say what you want about the regular season and the postseason being completely different, but the Atlanta Hawks sure looked tough...
| Mar 30, 2011
| 10:07 PM
ATLANTA — The Orlando Magic could be without Chris Duhon for the foreseeable future, and his injury has prompted team officials to discuss the possibility of signing another point guard, coach Stan Van Gundy said.
Duhon, who injured his right thumb...
| Apr 24, 2011
| 10:45 PM
ATLANTA — In the Orlando Magic's postgame locker room Sunday night, Stan Van Gundy turned to his assistant coaches and asked a question. Should they take their players directly from Orlando International Airport to Amway Center upon arrival in...
| May 10, 2011
| 6:30 AM
It wasn’t all the shots Derrick Rose took at the end of Game 4. It was all the shots he didn’t take at the beginning.
It wasn’t all the energy and aggressiveness Rose expended trying to take over the fourth quarter of Sunday’s...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 8:47 PM
— John Wall was dribbling up the court at a frenetic pace, with defenders backpedaling helplessly and teammates gasping to catch up. Wall whirled the ball behind his back to juke Atlanta Hawks guard Jeff Teague and open what appeared to be a clear...
| Jan 11, 2012
| 6:57 PM
Danny Granger scored a season-high 24 points as the Indiana Pacers dominated the second half en route to a 96-84 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday.
Roy Hibbert, David West and Lance Stephenson added 12 points apiece for the Pacers, who...
| Feb 8, 2012
| 7:18 PM
Josh Smith had 28 points and 12 rebounds on Wednesday, leading the Hawks to a 97-87 win over the Pacers.
Atlanta had lost three in a row, but got 20 points and eight assists from Joe Johnson, 17 points from Kirk Hinrich and 13 from Tracy McGrady to close...