On Nique’s night, Hawks pull away in 4th to beat Cavs 106-97

ATLANTA (AP) — Al Horford scored 19 points and Kyle Korver hit two big 3-pointers in the fourth quarter after struggling much of the night, leading the Atlanta Hawks to a 106-97 victory over the Cleveland Cavaliers on Friday night in a game could be a preview of what’s to come in the playoffs. LeBron[…]

Hawks honor Hall of Famer Wilkins by unveiling statue

ATLANTA (AP) — Dominique Wilkins said his statue unveiled by the Atlanta Hawks means “we have history here now.” The granite sculpture unveiled on Thursday, which stands 13 ½ feet tall and weighs 18,500 pounds, captures Wilkins taking off for a dunk, holding the ball in his right hand. NBA Commissioner Adam Silver called Wilkins[…]