ATLANTA - Joe Johnson swaggered onto the practice court at Philips Arena, looked around at the supporting cast and was reminded of his former team.
ALLEN PARK, Mich. - On the heels of an NFL-best 4-0 preseason record that coach Rod Marinelli says means nothing, the Detroit Lions' focus is locked solely onto official business.
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks added versatility to their backcourt by signing free-agent guard Ronald "Flip" Murray on Wednesday.
ATLANTA - Josh Smith will remain with the Hawks after Atlanta quickly matched an offer sheet from the Memphis Grizzlies on Friday.
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks, who made the playoffs for the first time in nine years last season, will try to build on that success when they open their new season at Orlando on Oct. 29.
ATLANTA - Randolph Morris, who played sparingly with the New York Knicks the past two seasons, signed with the hometown Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday.
ATLANTA - Maurice Evans could have taken the road to higher pay with a European team, but he decided to keep his roots grounded in America and with the Atlanta Hawks.
ATLANTA - The Hawks completed their deal with Maurice Evans on Tuesday, locking up a replacement for sixth-man Josh Childress.
ATLANTA - Looking to fill the void left when Josh Childress bolted for Greece, the Atlanta Hawks are close to completing a deal with free agent Maurice Evans.
Josh Childress is leaving the Atlanta Hawks for Greek club Olympiakos, reversing the course of the many international stars who have signed with the NBA.
ATLANTA - Atlanta Hawks coach Mike Woodson added two assistant coaches and conducted workouts for two free-agent centers on Wednesday.
ATLANTA - The relief Hawks fans felt when Elton Brand signed with the 76ers may have lasted only as long as it took Josh Smith to sit down for dinner in Los Angeles with Clippers coach Mike Dunleavy.
PHILADELPHIA - Josh Smith wasted no time taking advantage of his restricted free-agent status, spending Wednesday visiting the Philadelphia 76ers - a franchise with plenty of cap room to make a big offer.
ATLANTA - Josh Smith and Josh Childress were considered franchise cornerstones for the Atlanta Hawks four years ago.
ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks have signed assistant coaches Larry Drew and Bob Bender to new contracts on Mike Woodson's staff.
ATLANTA - Quin Snyder, a former assistant coach with the Lakers and 76ers and former coach at Missouri, has been hired to join new Hawks coach Mike Budenholzer's staff as an assistant.
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