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Carl Dukes: Kobe Bryant On Dwight Howard – “I tried teaching Dwight. I tried showing him.”

Atlanta’s own Dwight Howard is talented, but he has yet to become a champion. He has all the skills and is physically gifted but I have always questioned Howard’s mental toughness. After hearing what 5 […]

92.9 The Game–02/27/2015

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Top 5 Best NBA Ball Handlers

By Mike Dyson A common denominator that has historically linked professional sports is that in any given generation, that era was defined by a certain tenet or signature style of play. Dominant pitchers such as […]

92.9 The Game–02/19/2015

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Mike Bell: Random Notes From Cocktail Napkins… “Another Tobacco Road Classic”, “Why Sign Julio This Summer?”, And “If The Hawks Ain’t Broke”…

I will have to come up with a new name for the blog (more on that later)… No it wasn’t as good a game as the 1995 UNC-Duke classic where everyone’s shot but Wojo’s final […]

92.9 The Game–02/19/2015

Indiana Pacers v Atlanta Hawks - Game Six

Randy Cross: “I have a simple solution for your withdrawals from all forms of American Football…”

We’ve all seen the symptoms before, wandering aimlessly through the house, going into a room and forgetting why you came in, living off your DVR supply of FB games, CFB and NFL, reading + rereading […]

92.9 The Game–02/17/2015

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Four Hawks Stormed The All-Star Team As They Should, Together

NEW YORK — “If it was going to happen,” Kyle Korver says, “that’s the way it should have happened.” The Hawks shooter is talking about the volume of Atlanta Hawks at this year’s All-Star Weekend, […]

92.9 The Game–02/16/2015

Indiana Pacers v Atlanta Hawks - Game Six

Looking Forward to NBA All Star Weekend – Pt. 2

By Gordon Robinson We discussed the Slam Dunk Contest last week and talked about the excitement around having the old rules, along with the new participants.  While the Slam Dunk Contest is usually my favorite […]

92.9 The Game–02/11/2015

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AJC Hawks Beat Writer Chris Vivlamore: “Payne became expendable.”

AJC Hawks Beat Writer Chris Vivlamore called in to Dukes and Bell to discuss the Atlanta Hawks trade of Adreian Payne to the Minnesota Timberwolves n exchange for a 2017 pick in the Draft. “Payne […]

92.9 The Game–02/10/2015

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Looking Forward to NBA All Star Weekend

By Gordon Robinson In years past NBA All Star Weekend has been more flop than flash. This year appears to be more exciting with The Slam Dunk Contest going back to a traditional style, the […]

92.9 The Game–02/05/2015

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Harry The Hawk’s Uptown Funk

Uptown Funk is everywhere. You can’t miss it. It’s not only a mega-hit for Mark Ronson and Bruno Mars, it’s inspired people all over the world to make their own videos and share them. There […]

92.9 The Game–01/30/2015

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Horford, Millsap And Teague Picked As All-Star Reserves

NEW YORK (AP) — Al Horford, Paul Millsap and Jeff Teague have been picked as reserves for the Eastern Conference All-Star team, giving the sizzling Atlanta Hawks three selections. Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook were […]

92.9 The Game–01/29/2015