Rubin 'Hurricane' Carter, wrongfully accused boxer dies

Rubin "Hurricane" Carter, the middleweight boxing contender who spent 19 years in prison after being wrongly convicted of a triple murder, has died in Toronto, according to Win Wahrer, the director of client services for the Association in Defence of ...

Jeff Teague, Atlanta Hawks Dominate Pacers in Playoff Opener

Atlanta's Jeff Teague demolished the Pacers' grand playoff plan.

David Looks to Take Down Goliath, as Hawks Face Pacers

The carnival of the NBA is here--prepare for a joy ride.

NCAA proposal: Athletes may receive unlimited food

The NCAA on Tuesday proposed that athletes receive unlimited meals and snacks, the collegiate sports organization said in a news release.

Goodbye Regular Season, Hello Playoffs

3…2…1...Chris Douglas-Roberts of the Charlotte Bobcats shoots a floater, as time expires and swish it goes in.

Down Go the Heat in Hawks Playoffs-Clinching Win

Miami best beware come the postseason, because the Atlanta Hawks showed tonight that are in it to win it.

Streaking Hawks Look to Cool Down the Heat in Hotlanta

The playoffs are so close for the Atlanta Hawks and they can feel it.

Hip Hop Legends Doug E. Fresh and Biz Markie Headline Concert For the Hawks Game against the Miami Heat on April 12

The Atlanta Hawks will host their first annual Hip Hop Night presented by Grady Health System when the Hawks take on the Miami Heat on April 12 (7:30 p.m. tipoff) at Philips Arena.

Emory students digging into Hank Aaron's history

Three Emory University baseball players who set out to explore the history of the sport's legends last year didn't expect to find a connection between themselves and names like Hank Aaron, Ernie Banks or Pete Rose.

Hawks Look to Rebound Versus Celtics

The NBA regular season finish line is nigh, but will the Hawks escape the Knicks?

Pistons Beat Hawks at Board Game

Holding onto the lead versus the Detroit Pistons proved to be just as difficult as holding onto the Eastern Conference's eighth and final playoffs spot for the Atlanta Hawks, following a 95-102 defeat.

Pistons Look to Nip at Hawks' High Hopes for The Postseason

In their last 10 games, both the Atlanta Hawks and Detroit Pistons are struggling to find a groove by going 3-7 respectively.

'Hungry Huskies' ride Shabazz Napier, free throws to NCAA title

The University of Connecticut players were hungry for another championship. Their impressive defense and their ability to hit clutch shots sated that appetite Monday night.

Hawks Fly High Against Lowly Cavs

Who is Mike Scott?

Playing college sports: A long, tough job

Colleges consider playing a sport an extra-curricular activity. But as last week's National Labor Relations Board ruling on Northwestern University's football players makes clear, playing a sport isn't like being a member of the stamp club.