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Alvarado, Devoe pace Georgia Tech's 73-57 win over Pitt

ATLANTA (AP) — For a week that began with his school dropping an appeal of its NCAA postseason ban, Georgia Tech coach Josh Pastner delighted in the focus of his players. “It's not e...

Young, Collins lead resurgent Hawks past Trail Blazers

ATLANTA (AP) — Coach Lloyd Pierce has always known that part of the Atlanta Hawks' problem shooting 3-pointers is a lack of ball movement. Over the last two games, Pierce has seen a ...

Collins, Reddish power Hawks' offense in win over Nets

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Hawks have been the NBA's worst 3-point shooters this season, so rookie Cam Reddish was pleased to be a big part of a one-night reprieve. “We've all been p...

Collins, Hawks get hot late, rally past Mavericks 111-107

ATLANTA (AP) — John Collins was in no mood to feel sorry for the Dallas Mavericks and their short-handed roster. “I feel like I definitely took advantage of the mismatches I had ton...

Jones, Evans pace No. 5 Louisville in win over Georgia Tech

ATLANTA (AP) — Louisville is accustomed to scoring at will in the ACC. It leads the league in offense, field-goal percentage and free-throw percentage, but the Cardinals can defend pretty well, too. ...

Young scores 45 on emotional night, leads Hawks past Wizards

ATLANTA (AP) — Trae Young had 45 points and 14 assists in an emotional game for the first-time All-Star, and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Washington Wizards 152-133 on Sunday night. Y...

Alvarado steals a win for Georgia Tech over N.C. State

ATLANTA (AP) — Jose Alvarado scored 24 points and made two dazzling steals in the closing seconds to lead Georgia Tech to a 64-58 upset victory over North Carolina State on Saturday. ...

Rose, Mykhailiuk spark Pistons to easy win over Hawks

ATLANTA (AP) — Derrick Rose had 27 points and nine assists, Svi Mykhailiuk added 25 points in a reserve role, and the Detroit Pistons won their second straight game with an easy 136-103 victory over t...

Teague excited to be back with adopted hometown Hawks

ATLANTA (AP) — Jeff Teague says he couldn't be happier to be back with his adopted hometown team. Teague, in his 11th NBA season, was hoping to return to his original club as a free ...

Nuggets beat Hawks behind Jokic's career-high 47 points

ATLANTA (AP) — Nikola Jokic scored a career-high 47 points, Will Barton added a season-best 28 and the Denver Nuggets held off the Atlanta Hawks 123-115 on Monday night. The Nuggets,...

Davis knocks out Gamboa in 12th, wins WBA lightweight title

ATLANTA (AP) — Gervonta Davis stayed unbeaten in his career with a 12th-round stoppage of Yuriorkis Gamboa to win the WBA secondary lightweight title Saturday night. Fighting past th...

Bucks cruise past Hawks without injured Antetokounmpo

ATLANTA (AP) — Khris Middleton scored 23 points, Ersan Ilyasova had season highs of 18 points and 17 rebounds and the NBA-leading Milwaukee Bucks overcame Giannis Antetokunmpo's absence to beat the At...

Quinn wants to return as Falcons coach, but status uncertain

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. (AP) — Dan Quinn wants to return as coach of the Atlanta Falcons for a sixth season. Whether he gets to do so is the decision of one man: team owner Arthur Blank. ...

Marrone seeks to take blame for Jaguars' latest meltdown

ATLANTA (AP) — It was nothing new for the Jacksonville Jaguars to fall behind early and come up short at the end. So with top executive Tom Coughlin fired a few days ago, coach Doug ...

Corning, other snowboarders dazzle crowd at Braves' ballpark

ATLANTA (AP) — Charlie Culberson watched in wonder as Chris Corning flipped four times off a 5-meter jump to stick a perfect landing and make a bit of snowboarding history in a Big Air competition. ...