Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford wasn’t supposed to be the guy to score the final shot. But Howford swooped in to snatch an offensive rebound and dropped in a shot from right under the basket with 1.9 seconds remaining, giving top-seeded Atlanta an 82-81 victory over the Washington Wizards on Wednesday night. “I wasn’t supposed to be involved in the play at all,”...
Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal displayed impressive hustle on defense with a chasedown block on Atlanta Hawks guard Dennis Schroder during the second quarter of Wednesday night's Game 5 in their Eastern Conference playoff series.The block inspired a 17-4 run by the Wizards, giving them a 47-41 lead heading into halftime. [TNLP] This post appeared first on Holdout Sports...
Daniel Shirey-USA TODAY SportsAtlanta Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer, who guided the team to the best regular season in franchise history, is the recipient of the Red Auerbach Trophy as the 2014-15 NBA Coach of the Year, the NBA announced today. Budenholzer received 67 first-place votes from a panel of 130 sportswriters and broadcasters. Golden State Warriors’ Steve Kerr, who...
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