Stories by George Henry

Thursday, June 23, 2016

Garcia's blast lifts Braves

ATLANTA - Adonis Garcia hit a go-ahead, two-run homer off Addison Reed in the eighth inning and the Atlanta Braves beat the New York Mets for the fourth time in a week, 4-3 Thursday.
By George Henry

Saturday, June 18, 2016

Jones is taking over a leadership role with the Falcons

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - It took six years for Julio Jones to become the leader of the Atlanta Falcons' receiving group.
By George Henry

Thursday, May 26, 2016

Brewers add to Braves' home misery

ATLANTA - Ryan Braun and Jonathan Villar homered and the Milwaukee Brewers earned their first sweep in Atlanta with a 6-2 victory over the Braves on Thursday night.
By George Henry

Braves' Olivera suspended through Aug. 1

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Braves' dismal season took another turn for the worse Thursday when outfielder Hector Olivera was suspended through Aug. 1 for his arrest on domestic violence charges.
By George Henry

Friday, April 29, 2016

Falcons draft LSU linebacker, Stanford tight end

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - The Falcons spent the second night of the NFL draft upgrading their defense and giving quarterback Matt Ryan another tight end to target.
By George Henry

Wednesday, April 20, 2016

Georgia Tech defensive end trying to get a step up

ATLANTA - Third-year defensive end KeShun Freeman is taking nothing for granted heading into Georgia Tech's spring scrimmage Saturday.
By George Henry

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Suddenly-hot Braves win fourth in a row

ATLANTA - Tyler Flowers went 4 for 4 and drove in three runs, Mallex Smith had three RBIs and the Atlanta Braves beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 8-1 on Tuesday night.
By George Henry

Saturday, April 9, 2016

Hawks fend off Celtics, take control of third in East

ATLANTA - Paul Millsap had a season-high 31 points and 16 rebounds, Jeff Teague added 24 points and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Boston Celtics 118-107 on Saturday night.
By George Henry

Thursday, April 7, 2016

Hawks finally solve Raptors

ATLANTA - Jeff Teague scored 23 points, Kyle Korver added 14 and the Atlanta Hawks held off the Toronto Raptors for a 95-87 victory on Thursday night.
By George Henry

Friday, March 18, 2016

Louisville, Indiana swimmers set records

ATLANTA - Louisville's Kelsi Worrell and Indiana's Lilly King each set national records and Georgia stayed atop the team standings at the NCAA swimming and diving championships on Friday night.
By George Henry

Wednesday, March 16, 2016

Georgia stars take part in Pro Day

ATHENS, Ga.-Former Georgia linebacker Jordan Jenkins is used to playing in front of 90,000-plus fans at Sanford Stadium. Wednesday's pro day was arguably just as difficult.
By George Henry

Saturday, Feb. 6, 2016

Hawks top Pacers for third win in a row

ATLANTA - Paul Millsap scored 24 points, Al Horford added 21 points and the Atlanta Hawks beat the Indiana Pacers 102-96 on Friday night.
By George Henry

Monday, Jan. 18, 2016

Hawks cruise past Magic

ATLANTA - Al Horford scored 15 points, Paul Millsap had 13 points and 12 rebounds and Atlanta won its second consecutive game with a 98-81 victory over the Orlando Magic.
By George Henry

Sunday, Jan. 10, 2016

Epps, Jennings lead No. 10 Kentucky past Georgia

ATHENS, Ga. - Makayla Epps scored 13 points, Alexis Jennings had with 12 points and a game-high 12 rebounds, and No. 10 Kentucky beat Georgia 64-53 on Sunday.
By George Henry

Monday, Jan. 4, 2016

Smart's era at Georgia is getting closer to beginning

ATLANTA - After 15 years under Mark Richt's leadership, Georgia is set to begin 2016 with a new head coach.
By George Henry

Friday, Jan. 1, 2016

Falcons have goal of finishing with winning record

A victory Sunday over New Orleans (6-9) would give Atlanta (8-7) a winning record for the first time in three years.
By George Henry

Wednesday, Dec. 30, 2015

White hopes to still be with Falcons in 2017

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Roddy White has every intention of retiring as a career Falcon.
By George Henry

Monday, Dec. 28, 2015

Falcons coach likes what he sees now

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Dan Quinn is trying to make the most out of missing the playoffs in his first season as Falcons head coach.
By George Henry

Thursday, Dec. 24, 2015

Falcons' Jones puts focus on wins, not NFL record

FLOWERY BRANCH, Ga. - Atlanta Falcons receiver Julio Jones said Thursday he isn't concerned with breaking the NFL single-season record for catches.
By George Henry

Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015

Hawks rout lowly 76ers, snap skid

ATLANTA - Paul Millsap scored 21 points, Jeff Teague added 18 and the Atlanta Hawks snapped a three-game skid with a 127-106 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night.
By George Henry
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