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Phil Foley grew up in New York, rooting for all those typical New York sports teams. But when he moved to Atlanta right after the Olympics, one of the first teams he ever covered was the Atlanta Hawks. The lovable loser Hawks have grown on Phil, ever since he set foot in the old Omni to work his first game as a sports journalist. He brings you his insight from writing about the Hawks for the now-defunct PA SportsTicker for over 10 seasons with a bit of that New York tell-it-like-it-is attitude. Phil's expertise is not just limited to Atlanta's basketball team. He also covers the Atlanta Thrashers and the Atlanta Falcons for Examiner.com.

Atlanta Hawks Announce 2011 Preseason Schedule, Play Lakers Twice

The Hawks go through the motions and release a preseason schedule -- like there will be an NBA preseason.

New Hawks Owner Alex Meruelo Locked Out From Answering Real Questions

The Hawks could have a new owner, but he can't answer that many questions or he will face the wrath of David Stern and a nice, hefty fine.

Alex Meruelo, New Atlanta Hawks Owner, Knows How To Buy Low And Sell High

Hawks fans may be celebrating the demise of the Atlanta Spirit on Monday. But who is Alex Meruelo, the Cuban-American businessman buying Atlanta's basketball team.

Zaza Pachulia Changes Mind On Turkey As Mo Evans, Etan Thomas Consider Overseas Hoops

Dwight Howard May Play In China During NBA Lockout

Hawks Jamal Crawford Could Follow Zaza Pachulia To Turkey Or Play In Europe

Are Al Horford And Josh Smith More Valuable Than Joe Johnson? Basketball Reference Thinks So

Are Al Horford And Josh Smith More Valuable Than Joe Johnson? Basketball Reference Thinks So

Zaza Pachulia Confirms He's Close To Joining Deron Williams On Turkey's Besiktas

VIDEO: John Sterling, Walt Frazier Call Epic 1989 Dominique Wilkins-Michael Jordan Matchup

John Sterling and Walt Frazier Call Epic 1989 Dominique Wilkins-Michael Jordan Matchup

Zaza Pachulia To Join Deron Williams On Turkey's Besiktas Team, According To Report

Zaza, meet Deron. Deron, meet Zaza. You may be playing together in the Turkish league if the NBA players/owners can't settle this lockout thing come September.

Photographs by coka_koehler used in background montage under Creative Commons. Thank you.