J.R. Smith

How His ‘Good’ And ‘Boring’ Shots In Game 1 Help Explain The Enigma That Is J.R. Smith

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J.R. Smith's shooting in the 2015 NBA Playoffs has turned everything you know about basketball on its head.

2015 All NBA Team

Kawhi Leonard And Jimmy Butler Lead The Pack Of Players ‘Snubbed’ From All-NBA Honors

There's no right or wrong answer for All-NBA selections, but these players deserved the honor more than a few others who received it.

DeMarre Carroll

DeMarre Carroll Is Reportedly Only Day-To-Day With A Bone Bruise

Hawks sources called it the "best-case scenario" for Carroll, who's been the Hawks' leading scorer in the playoffs so far.

Sobbing Smooches

This Shaq Kiss Made A Young Hawks Fan Cry, But How Did Ernie Handle Shaq’s Lips?

Ernie Johnson was sobbing for a different reason than this overwhelmed Hawks fan after he and Shaq ended up on the Kiss Cam at the Hawks-Cavs game Wednesday night.

#LeBron James

LeBron James Drives Straight Down Main Street For The Wide Open Dunk In Cavs Win

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Just as the Hawks were trying to make a comeback, they had a huge defensive lapse and allowed LeBron James to drive right in for the dunk.

Kent Bazemore

Kent Bazemore Rises Up For The HUGE Lefty Jam Over Tristan Thompson

The Cavaliers were threatening to pull away from the Hawks at the end of third quarter before Kent Bazemore got a huge baseline jam.

#CLEVELAND CAVALIERS

Not Even DeAndre Jordan Could Have Corralled This Wild Lob From Matthew Dellavedova

Just who did Matthew Dellavedova think he was throwing this lob to?

J.R. Smith

J.R. Smith, A Walking Heat Check, Shot The Cavs Right Back Into The Game After Trailing Early

During the first half of Game 1 against the Hawks, J.R. Smith got hot and shot the Cavs back into the game after trailing early.

KYLE KORVER

Can Kyle Korver Break Out Of His Slump In Time For The Atlanta Hawks?

One of the very best shooters in the NBA has been decidedly average in the playoffs so far. He'll have to be better to beat the Cavs.

#LeBron James

Big Surprise! LeBron James Will Be The Key To The Cavs’ Victory Over The Hawks

The Atlanta Hawks appear to be the favorites against the Cavs in the Eastern Conference Finals, but LeBron James has other plans.

Bradley Beal

Bradley Beal On His Rooting Interests In The Playoffs: ‘I Hope Nobody Wins’

The Washington Wizards lost a heartbreaking series to the Atlanta Hawks, and swing-man Bradley Beal doesn't want anyone to win now.

KYRIE IRVING

Kyrie Irving ‘Feels Pretty Good’ After Practice, Will ‘Definitely’ Play In Game 1

Kyrie practiced with the Cavs on Monday, and all signs point to an epic matchup between him and Jeff Teague in the Conference Finals.

Floyd Mayweather

Floyd Mayweather Made More Than $800,000 Gambling On Sports This Weekend

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If you have the kind of money to win that much on four bets, you're probably already doing pretty well.

KYRIE IRVING

After Missing Saturday’s Practice, Kyrie Irving’s Status For Game 1 Is Uncertain

The Cleveland Cavaliers advanced to the Eastern Conference Finals on the back of Matthew Dellavedova. And if Kyrie Irving's health doesn't improve, LeBron James and company will need a similar impact from their reserve point guard to beat the Atlanta Hawks.

Jeff Teague

Jeff Teague’s Vision Sees The Hawks To The Eastern Conference Finals

Horford had the big blocks, Carroll had the big buckets, but Jeff Teague's big passes were the keys to the Hawks' Game 6 victory.

JOHN WALL

Dennis Schröder Told Kent Bazemore To Smack John Wall On His Broken Hand

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Schröder crossed multiple lines here. He also forgot who he was beefing with, because Wall's response was perfect.

PAUL PIERCE

Paul Pierce Mistakenly Tells The Hawks ‘Series’ After He Hits The Go-Ahead 3-Pointer

Whoopsie, that's not really the truth, now is it Paul? Not after Al Horford's game-winning bucket. It's 3-2 Hawks headed to the Capital.


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