Category Archives: Local Sports

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL HAS ENTERED A LOCKOUT

Major League Baseball entered a lockout early this morning after the league and the MLB Players Association were unable to reach an agreement prior to the expiration of their Collective Bargaining Agreement on Wednesday night at 11:59 pm. This marks baseball’s first work stoppage since 1994-95. MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred wrote a letter to baseball…read more »

ATLANTA HAWKS TOP INDIANA PACERS AT INDY

The Atlanta Hawks defeated the Indiana Pacers 114-111 in NBA action up in Indianapolis, IN on Wednesday night. Trae Young led the charge with 33 points to include a couple of free throws in the final seconds, along with 10 assists. Kevin Huerter added 14 points. The Hawks improved to 12-10 on the 2021-22 regular…read more »

GEORGIA TECH FALLS TO NO. 23 WISCONSIN IN MEN’S HOOPS

The Georgia Tech men’s basketball team was defeated by No. 23 Wisconsin 70-66 in a Big 10/ACC Challenge match-up on Wednesday evening down in Atlanta. Michael Devoe scored a game-high 33 points for the Yellow Jackets, who fell to 5-2 on their 2021-2022 regular season. The Jackets will open up ACC play this Sunday with…read more »

ATLANTA BRAVES EXTEND BRIAN SNITKER’S CONTRACT THRU 2024

The Atlanta Braves announced on Wednesday that they have extended Brian Snitker’s contract as manager through the 2024 season. Snitker has served in that role since 2016. He has led the team to four consecutive National League East titles and the 2021 World Series championship. He was the NL Manager of the Year back in…read more »

ATLANTA HAWKS AT INDY TO FACE THE PACERS

The Atlanta Hawks will take on the Indiana Pacers in NBA action on the road tonight. The game is slated to begin at 7 pm at the Gainbridge Fieldhouse up in Indianapolis, IN. It will be televised on Bally Sports Southeast. The Hawks currently hold a record of 11-10 on the 2021-2022 regular season. Their…read more »

TUNE IN FOR GEORGIA TECH MEN’S HOOPS ON WLAQ

Tune in for Georgia Tech men’s basketball on WLAQ 1410 AM/96.9 FM on Wednesday night as the Yellow Jackets host Wisconsin in the Big Ten/ACC Challenge. Tip off is scheduled for 9:15 pm in Atlanta; air time is 8:45 pm from the Georgia Tech Sports Network by Legends Sports. The Jackets currently hold an overall…read more »

ATLANTA FALCONS SNAP TWO-GAME LOSING SKID WITH A WIN OVER JACKSONVILLE JAGUARS

The Atlanta Falcons beat the Jacksonville Jaguars 21-14 on Sunday afternoon at TIAA Bank Field in Jacksonville, Florida, which allowed Atlanta to snap a two-game losing skid. Cordarrelle Patterson ran for a career-high 108 yards and two touchdowns in his return from an ankle injury. The Falcons improved to 5-6 on the 2021 season. They…read more »