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NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 10:  Carmelo Anthony #7 of the New York Knicks drives to the basket against the Atlanta Hawks on November 10, 2014 at Madison Square Garden in New York City.  NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks Drop 5th Straight, Fall To Hawks 91-85

Paul Millsap scored 19 points, Dennis Schroder extended his best stretch in the NBA with two big baskets in the final 2 minutes, and the Atlanta Hawks sent the New York Knicks to their fifth straight loss.

11/11/2014

Dennis Schroder #17 of the Atlanta Hawks drives against the New York Knicks on November 8, 2014 at Philips Arena in Atlanta, Georgia. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this Photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014 NBAE (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Korver’s 27 Help Hawks Rally Past Knicks, 103-96

Kyle Korver scored 27 points and the Atlanta Hawks overcame a strong start by Carmelo Anthony and New York to beat the Knicks 103-96 on Saturday night.

11/08/2014

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Friedman: 6 Best Pro Sports Franchises On Twitter

Many teams simply put out information, but there are some that get creative and really enhance their likability through their social-media interaction — particularly on Twitter. Here are six teams that just get it.

10/07/2014

Hawks GM Danny Ferry (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

Hawks GM Ferry Takes Indefinite Leave Of Absence

Ferry issued a statement, saying he plans to undergo sensitivity training and meet with local leaders. He gave no indication that he plans to step down.

09/13/2014

Atlanta Hawks owner Bruce Levenson in 2006. (credit: Getty Images)

Atlanta Hawks Owner Bruce Levenson To Sell Interest In Team Over Racially Charged Email

Atlanta Hawks co-owner Bruce Levenson said Sunday he is selling his controlling interest in the team, in part due to an inflammatory email he said he wrote in an attempt “to bridge Atlanta’s racial sports divide.”

09/07/2014

Mike Woodson  (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Knicks Officially Out Of Playoff Race After Hawks Beat Heat

Even with a 1-14 stretch in February and March, the Atlanta Hawks made the Eastern Conference field with two games remaining.

04/13/2014

Carmelo Anthony in the locker room before the New York Knicks' loss to the Miami Heat on April 6, 2014 at American Airlines Arena. (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Knicks’ Playoff Hopes On Life Support With 4 Games Remaining

After a brutal start to the season, the Knicks battled all the way back to grab a slim lead over the Hawks for the eighth and final playoff spot. And just like that, it’s gone.

04/07/2014

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Tim Hardaway, Jr. On WFAN: Knicks Will Make The Playoffs

“That’s what we’re aiming for. Hopefully we get there. We have everything in the world to get us there. But we just gotta control our own destiny, like I said before, and go out there and just try to take it.”

04/03/2014

Hawks GM Danny Ferry (Photo by Scott Cunningham/NBAE via Getty Images)

You Listening, Knicks? Hawks GM Says Final Playoff Spot ‘Not Our Goal’

The banged-up Hawks are still holding on to the final playoff spot in the East. But — get this — general manager Danny Ferry says clinching the eighth seed isn’t exactly his team’s top priority.

04/02/2014

Tyson Chandler (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Tyson Chandler Says Knicks Can Be Trouble If They Make Playoffs

The Knicks continued to make things interesting with a win over the Utah Jazz on Monday night that kept them one game back of the final Eastern Conference playoff berth.

04/01/2014

Carmelo Anthony (Photo by Rocky Widner/NBAE via Getty Images)

In Case You Haven’t Noticed, Knicks Are 1 1/2 Games Out Of Playoff Spot

The Knicks will have a losing season. They are 30-42, are 10 1/2 games out of first place in the Atlantic Division and lost to the lowly Cavaliers and Lakers this week. But they still have a great chance of making the playoffs.

03/28/2014

Brooklyn Nets owner Mikhail Prokhorov  (Photo by Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images)

Lichtenstein: Nets’ Prokhorov Will Have To Settle For Global Games Title

In a season of unpredictable twists and turns, the Nets happen to be one of the hottest teams in the league right now after winning their sixth in seven games. But let’s be real — they’re not championship caliber.

01/17/2014

Brooklyn’s Andray Blatche, second from left, goes strong to the basket against the Atlanta Hawks on Jan. 16, 2014, in London. The Nets won big, 127-110. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP/Getty Images)

Surging Nets Make Most Of Trip Overseas, Blast Hawks In London

Joe Johnson scored 29 points and Andray Blatche added 20 points and 14 rebounds to lead the Brooklyn Nets to a 127-110 win over the Atlanta Hawks on Thursday in the fourth regular-season NBA game to be played in the British capital.

01/17/2014

Kevin Garnett and Shaun Livingston of the Brooklyn Nets arrive for the team photo as part of the 2014 Global Games at Trafalgar Square on January 14, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Jennifer Pottheiser/NBAE via Getty Images)

London Balling! Nets Set To Take On Hawks Across The Pond

The Nets are visiting London after fatigue may have played a part in their latest performance. “It is tough to travel, especially when you travel more than four hours,” forward Andrei Kirilenko said.

01/16/2014

Nets shooting guard Joe Johnson. (Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant/NBAE via Getty Images)

Johnson, Nets Roll To Third Straight Win, Beat Atlanta 91-86

Joe Johnson snapped out of a slump with 23 points against his former team, and the Brooklyn Nets matched a season high with their third straight victory by beating the Atlanta Hawks 91-86 on Monday night.

01/07/2014

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