Category Archives: Local Sports

HAWKS VICTORIOUS IN ORLANDO OVER MAGIC

The Atlanta Hawks beat the Orlando Magic 115-112 on Wednesday night at the Amway Center in Orlando, FL; it marked the second straight victory for Atlanta down in the Sunshine State. Trae Young notched a game-high 32 points for the Hawks, who launched a comeback after being down by 19 points at the end of…read more »

RICK HAASE RETIRES AFTER 36+ YEARS WITH ROME-FLOYD PARKS AND RECREATION

(RFPR media release): A late October trip to interview for a recreation department job started Rick Haase on a journey that would last 36-plus years with Rome-Floyd Parks and Recreation. And while that journey concluded last week with his retirement, Haase leaves the role with a ton of fond memories. The weather during the trip…read more »

HAWKS BEAT THE HEAT IN MIAMI

The Atlanta Hawks beat the Miami Heat 94-80 on Tuesday night in the finale of a twin bill at American Airlines Arena in Miami, FL. It resulted in the end of a six-game winning streak for the Heat and a victorious beginning to Nate McMillan’s time as the Hawks’ interim head coach. Trae Young scored…read more »