>The Chicken Hawks

> The year is 2008. The setting is the first round of the NBA Playoffs. The young, athletic, upstart Hawks are showing that they have arrived and are a force to be reckoned with. Joe Johnson’s shot creation and big shot making, Al Horford’s length, toughness and mid range offense and Josh Smith’s freakish athleticism … Continue reading

>Smith on a Mission

>Ken Sugiura of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution reports: Through Wednesday’s games, forward Josh Smith was the only player in the NBA averaging at least 15 points, 8 rebounds and 4 assists per game. Since being left out of the All-Star game, a season-long goal of Smith’s, he has been playing arguably the best basketball of his … Continue reading