The Hawks will win a title
They can decide when
BY DAVID THORPE
Atlanta should be a great American sports town, but the teams in Atlanta—professional and college alike—have mostly failed to make magic. The revered Emory University doesn’t even have a football team. The Braves got to the World Series five times between ‘82 and ‘99, but somehow only managed to win one title. The Hawks fit right in, having yet to appear in the NBA Finals.
Now that gambling is a big NBA business, there’s pressure to prognosticate and predict, which isn’t exactly our business at TrueHoop. But sometimes, in all the hours of film I review and plays I break down, ideas pop in my head. They’re not perfect, but the track record is pretty good. Two games into Gi…
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