1. Complete Guide to Charlotte Bobcats' Salary-Cap Situation

    Make no bones about it, the Charlotte Bobcats are a long way from being contenders in the Southeast Division, let alone in the entire NBA . The best way to improve in the NBA is through free agency...

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  2. Players the Atlanta Hawks Must Avoid in the 2013 Draft

    The Atlanta Hawks will find themselves with the No. 17 and No. 18 picks in the upcoming draft. In recent years, the Hawks have had solid draft picks like Al Horford and Jeff Teague ...

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  3. How the Atlanta Hawks Can Fix Their Defensive Problems Through Free Agency

    The biggest adjustment Atlanta must make during this offseason is improving their porous defense. The Hawks have offensive firepower, but it became apparent in their loss to the ...

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  4. 5 Draft Prospects That Would Be a Perfect Fit for the Charlotte Bobcats

    After the hiring of Steve Clifford, there is a sense of change and optimism around the Bobcats organization...

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  5. Pieces Atlanta Hawks Must Acquire to Become a True Contender

    With the expiration of many high-paying contracts, the Atlanta Hawks will have plenty of cap space to pursue a solid free-agent market in the 2013 offseason. The most notable contract that is set to expire is that of Josh Smith...

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  6. Free Agents the Charlotte Bobcats Must Avoid

    After the hiring of Steve Clifford, there is a sense of change and optimism around the Bobcats organization...

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  7. Free Agents the Atlanta Hawks Must Avoid

    With Josh Smith's contract coming off of the books, the Atlanta Hawks will have plenty of cap space to pursue free agents this offseason and take the next step in becoming an elite franchise in the NBA...

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  8. Mock Help Wanted for Atlanta Hawks Head Coaching Position

    Although Larry Drew has made the playoffs in each of his three years as coach of the Atlanta Hawks , there are rumors (via Sports Illustrated ) that Atlanta management may ...

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  9. Highlighting the Atlanta Hawks' Top Free-Agent Target at Every Position

    With the expiration of many high-paying contracts, the Atlanta Hawks will have plenty of cap space to pursue a solid free-agent market in the 2013 offseason. The most notable contract that is set to expire is that of Josh Smith...

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  10. Biggest Questions the Atlanta Hawks Must Answer This Offseason

    The Atlanta Hawks are not an elite team as they are constructed now. If they want to become a member of the upper echelon of the NBA , they are going to have to make adjustments this offseason...

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  11. Creating Perfect Offseason Plan for Atlanta Hawks

    With Josh Smith ’s contract coming off of the books, the Atlanta Hawks will have plenty of cap space to pursue free agents this offseason and take the next step in becoming an elite franchise in the NBA ...

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  12. Fact or Fiction from Atlanta Hawks' Playoff Appearance

    After a disappointing loss to the Indiana Pacers in Game 6, the Atlanta Hawks' season has ended. It was a season that was marred by inconsistency and unrealized potential...

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  13. Grading Every Atlanta Hawks Player's First-Round Performance so Far

    After struggling in the first two games of the series, the Atlanta Hawks held serve on their home court and have tied the series with the Pacers at two games apiece...

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  14. 1 Adjustment Atlanta Hawks Must Make to Ensure Postseason Survival

    The Atlanta Hawks finally showed some life in Game 3 against the Indiana Pacers . It may have just been a boost of energy from the home crowd in a critical game, but Atlanta was ...

    Joe Wirth Written by Joe Wirth about over 1 year ago 1,034 reads 9 comments

  15. Final Regular Season Grades for Each Atlanta Hawks Player

    The regular season provided an up-and-down journey for the Atlanta Hawks . At times they looked like they could beat any team in the league, but at other times they looked lost and soft on defense, and their performance reflected that...

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  16. Position-by-Position Matchup Guide for Atlanta Hawks vs. Indiana Pacers

    Although the Indiana Pacers handled the Atlanta Hawks with relative ease in Game 1, the series is far from over. Atlanta possesses a high-powered offense and is more than capable of overcoming this early deficit...

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  17. Complete Guide to Atlanta Hawks' Postseason

    After the results of Wednesday's play, it's official: The Atlanta Hawks will face off with the Indiana Pacers in the first round of the NBA playoffs. The series will begin this Sunday in Indianapolis at 1 p...

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  18. How Atlanta Hawks Match Up Against Every Potential Conference Playoff Opponent

    Although the Eastern Conference playoff teams are set, their seedings are still in flux. With four games remaining in the regular season, there is still time for the playoff standings to change...

    Joe Wirth Written by Joe Wirth about over 1 year ago 1,983 reads 6 comments

  19. Looking Ahead to Atlanta Hawks' 2012-2013 Salary Cap Situation

    With the expiration of many high-paying contracts at the end of the season, the Atlanta Hawks will have plenty cap space to pursue a solid free agent market in the 2013 offseason...

    Joe Wirth Written by Joe Wirth about over 1 year ago 3,403 reads 49 comments

  20. Why the Washington Wizards Will Be Playoff-Bound in 2013-14

    The Washington Wizards are one of the up-and-coming franchises in the NBA . They have a young nucleus that is getting better with every game, a coach in Randy Wittman ...

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  21. Syracuse Players Who Will Lead to Upset of Indiana in Sweet 16

    At one time this season, the Orange were ranked No. 7 in the country, but after faltering down the stretch of the regular season, they settled for a No. 4 seed in the NCAA Tournament ...

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  22. Fantasy Baseball 2013: Players You Should Avoid Drafting in 1st Round

    Fantasy baseball owners tend to be creatures of habit. If a player performs well for them, they have a sense of loyalty towards that player, and that can cloud the owner’s judgment in future decisions...

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  23. Free Agents the Washington Wizards Should Target to Continue Momentum

    With the uncertainty that surrounds most NBA draft picks, the only surefire way to improve in the NBA is through free agency...

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  24. Players the Washington Wizards Should Target in 2013 NBA Draft

    Over the past 15 years, the Washington Wizards have become a staple in the lottery of the NBA Draft . They have had some solid selections like John Wall , but they have also had their fair share of busts like Kwame Brown...

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  25. NCAA Upsets 2013: Double-Digit Seeds Ready to Make Big Run

    Everyone loves picking the Cinderella in the bracket. Every year there is a double-digit seed that surprise people and upset a big-name team. With the parity in college basketball, this year’s tournament should be filled with upsets...

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