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WATCH: Sefolosha, Korver discuss Game 2 victory over Celtics

Guards Thabo Sefolosha and Kyle Korver took to the podium to talk about our 89-72 victory over Boston in Game 2 Tuesday night.
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Why Thabo Sefolosha holds the key for the Atlanta Hawks in the playoffs

When the Atlanta Hawks acquired Thabo Sefolosha before last season, they knew they were getting someone who was considered one of the best wing defenders in the NBA. He can also hit some quality mid-range shots and knock down some perimeter shots when called upon. Fast forward to this season, and Sefolosha continues to be one of the best perimeter defenders in the league. Not...
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Thabo Sefolosha files civil suit against New York City police over arrest & injury

Thabo Sefolosha brought civil charges against five New York City police officers and the city Wednesday, almost one year to the day after the Atlanta Hawks forward suffered a broken leg during a nightclub incident with police. The suit alleges false arrest, excessive force, malicious prosecution and false imprisonment, and has a potential cap of $50 million in damages. The incident...
Via The Comeback
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Pero Antic, Thabo Sefolosha to file lawsuits against NYPD

Former Atlanta Hawks center Pero Antic has filed a civil suit against the New York Police Department stemming from an incident last April, with Hawks swingman Thabo Sefolosha reportedly to follow. According to ESPN’s Kevin Arnovitz, Antic filed claims of false arrest, unlawful imprisonment, assault, battery, negligence, civil rights violations and malicious prosecution. Sefolosha...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 03, 2016  |  Discuss

Thabo Sefolosha's win over the NYPD gets the Daily Show treatment

With absurdist poltical theatre happening all day, every day, Comedy Central's The Daily Show with Trevor Noah hasn't needed to dive into the sports world in recent weeks.  But Tuesday, they had a story too good to pass up.  The Daily Show's Roy Wood met up with Atlanta Hawks forward Thabo Sefolosha, who was found not guilty of resisting arrest in an incident that broke his leg...
Via Fox Sports
March 23, 2016  |  Discuss

NBA Trade Rumors: Hawks’ Thabo Sefolosha Drawing Kings’ Interest

The Sacramento Kings are just 4.5 games out of a playoff spot in the Western Conference exiting the All-Star break, and it appears they are looking to bolster their roster before Thursday’s trade deadline. ESPN’s Chris Broussard, citing a league source, reported Wednesday morning the Kings are interested in acquiring Atlanta Hawks small forward Thabo Sefolosha. Broussard added...
February 17, 2016  |  Discuss

Sefolosha, NBA leaders speak out on player safety

While the NFL’s concussion crisis highlights the league’s problem with keeping its players safe on the field, recent incidents in the NBA indicate that there could be an issue in keeping its players safe away from the court. Roughly 10 days after New York Knicks forward Derrick Williams was robbed of $750,000 worth of jewelry from his NYC home in what appeared to be a targeted...
Via The Comeback
January 07, 2016  |  Discuss

Thabo Sefolosha not guilty of nightclub incident charges

Atlanta Hawks guard Thabo Sefolosha was acquitted on Friday of various charges stemming from an incident outside a nightclub in New York City back in April. The Associated Press reports that Sefolosha was found not guilty of misdemeanor obstructing government administration, disorderly conduct and resisting arrest. A Manhattan jury deliberated for less than an hour before reaching...
Via Larry Brown Sports
October 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Thabo Sefolosha: Broken leg was caused by police

By Steve DelVecchio Atlanta Hawks forward Thabo Sefolosha is claiming that the broken leg he suffered last week while being arrested in New York City was an injury that was inflicted by police. On Tuesday, Sefolosha released a statement indicating he will be pursuing legal action in the wake of the incident. “On advice of counsel, I hope you can appreciate that I cannot discuss...
Via Larry Brown Sports
April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Atlanta Hawks: Grading the offseason

This offseason many fans were expecting the Atlanta Hawks to make a serious push for a big name free agent like Lebron James or Carmelo Anthony. And just like last year when the Hawks failed to lure in Dwight Howard, James and Anthony have signed contracts and the Hawks were left looking at the second tier. That’s not a bad thing as Atlanta has a long term plan and they know what...
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

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