Stories by Paul Newberry

Saturday, June 6, 2015

Georgia swim coach is back on the deck

Georgia's longtime swim coach Jack Bauerle is back at his favorite spot - on deck.
By Paul Newberry

Saturday, May 30, 2015

Coughlin, 32, makes run at her fourth Olympics

At 32, Natalie Coughlin knows she's in the twilight of a brilliant swimming career. But she's making a run at her fourth Olympics and the chance to become the most decorated female athlete in U.S. ...
By Paul Newberry

Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Disappointed Hawks vow best is yet to come

ATLANTA — The season didn’t end like they wanted. Not even close. Despite the sting of a humiliating playoff defeat, the Atlanta Hawks seem closer than ever to winning a championship.
By Paul Newberry

Monday, May 25, 2015

Michael Phelps' coach is heading to Arizona State

Bob Bowman is heading back to the college ranks and a new job at Arizona State, a school that he believes has the potential to be one of the top swimming programs in the country.
By Paul Newberry

Saturday, May 23, 2015

Hawks lose Korver for rest of playoffs

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks were dealt another major blow Saturday when 3-point specialist Kyle Korver was ruled out for the rest of the playoffs because of a severely sprained right ankle.
By Paul Newberry

Friday, May 22, 2015

Cavaliers rout Hawks, take 2-0 series lead

ATLANTA - LeBron James scored 30 points and the Cleveland Cavaliers took total command of the Eastern Conference final even without injured star Kyrie Irving, routing the Atlanta Hawks 94-82.
By Paul Newberry

Wednesday, May 20, 2015

Cavaliers top Hawks in Game 1

ATLANTA - LeBron James scored 31 points and J.R. Smith made eight 3-pointers and added 28, leading the Cleveland Cavaliers past the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks 97-89 in Game 1 of the Eastern ...
By Paul Newberry

Monday, May 18, 2015

Hawks' 2-headed point guard key to playoff success

ATLANTA - Jeff Teague leads the Atlanta offense. So does Dennis Schroder. Sometimes, they do it together.
By Paul Newberry

Wednesday, May 13, 2015

Horford bails out Hawks in thriller

ATLANTA - Al Horford dropped in the winning basket with 1.9 seconds left, giving the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks an 82-81 victory over the Washington Wizards on Wednesday night.
By Paul Newberry

Friday, May 8, 2015

It was a week to forget in sports

After a sullied week in sports, we sure could use a shower. Or at least Judge Judy. Start with Tom Brady, his fingerprints all over Deflategate but as defiant as ever. Move on to Alex ...
By Paul Newberry

Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Hawks handle Wall-less Wizards, even series

ATLANTA - DeMarre Carroll scored 22 points, Kyle Korver bounced back from a miserable first half and the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks held off the Washington Wizards 106-90.
By Paul Newberry

Monday, May 4, 2015

Wizards look to continue their road success

The Washington Wizards are right at home on the road.
By Paul Newberry

Sunday, May 3, 2015

Beal leads well-rested Wizards past Hawks

ATLANTA - Bradley Beal shook off a sprained ankle to score 28 points and the Washington Wizards remained unbeaten in the postseason, knocking off the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks 104-98 Sunday.
By Paul Newberry

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Hawks carry momentum into second round

ATLANTA - The Atlanta Hawks seem to have their swagger back. Just in time for the second round of the Eastern Conference playoffs.
By Paul Newberry

Wednesday, April 29, 2015

Hawks fend off Nets, take series lead

ATLANTA - Al Horford and Jeff Teague scored 20 points apiece, helping the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks hold off the Brooklyn Nets 107-97 Wednesday night in an NBA playoff series that's closer than ...
By Paul Newberry

Friday, April 24, 2015

Carroll emerges as emotional leader of Hawks

ATLANTA -DeMarre Carroll helps the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks in many ways, whether it's playing shutdown defense, banging for a rebound or diving to the floor to grab a loose ball.
By Paul Newberry

Wednesday, April 22, 2015

Hawks go up 2-0 on Nets

ATLANTA - Paul Millsap scored 19 points and the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks again survived a test from the Brooklyn Nets, holding on for a 96-91 victory and a 2-0 lead in their Eastern Conference ...
By Paul Newberry

Tuesday, April 21, 2015

Hawks' Budenholzer named coach of the year

ATLANTA - Atlanta Hawks head coach Mike Budenholzer was honored as the NBA Coach of the Year on Tuesday, an award that moved him to tears as he spoke about the people who meant so much to his career.
By Paul Newberry

Monday, April 20, 2015

Hawks hurting as they prepare for Game 2

ATLANTA - Al Horford's injury in Game 1, which occurred early in the fourth quarter when he went for a rebound, was the latest for the top-seeded Hawks.
By Paul Newberry

Sunday, April 19, 2015

Hawks fend off Nets' late surge in playoff opener

ATLANTA - Kyle Korver scored 21 points, including five 3-pointers, and the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks held off the pesky Brooklyn Nets 99-92 in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference playoff series Sunday ...
By Paul Newberry
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