Hawks win NBA-leading 26th victory at home
Atlanta had six players score in double figures: guard Dennis Schroder (17 points), Kyle Korver (16), Paul Millsap, forward DeMarre Carroll (13), center Al Horford (11) and guard Jeff Teague (11).
Georgia Tech captured the No. 1 football player from Georgia on Wednesday when it officially signed Washington County’s A.J. Gray to highlight its haul on National Signing Day.
Atlanta hopes Quinn can transform team’s defense
Dan Quinn, the defensive coordinator for NFC champion Seattle, and the Falcons had to wait until after the Super Bowl to make the final announcement.
Hawks top Timberwolves 112-100
Atlanta matched the franchise record for wins in a month by improving to 14-0 in January.
Hawks run win streak to 13 games
The Hawks have now won 27 of their last 29 and retained their five-game lead in the NBA’s Eastern Conference.
Blue Devils beat Jackets in Atlanta for first time since 1994
Duke (5-1, 1-1 ACC) caused Georgia Tech (5-1, 2-1) to commit a season-high three turnovers on its first four possessions of the second half, and the Blue Devils converted them into 14 points.
Four different players score on the ground for the Jackets
Former Deerfield-Windsor standout Tony Zenon Tony had two catches for 39 yards and scored a rushing touchdown for the Yellow Jackets.
Evan Gattis produces game’s only run
The Atlanta Braves left-hander, who lost 1-0 decisions earlier this season against the Philadelphia Phillies and the Miami Marlins, pitched eight scoreless innings and matched his career high with 12 strikeouts Sunday.
The Braves’ nine-game winning streak is snapped by the Nationals and Paul Goldschmidt, whose two-run homer is the difference in the game.
Freddie Freeman and Justin Upton homered early to spark Atlanta to a 10-2 win over the Washington Nationals on Sunday.
Braves sweep the Indians 3-1
Albany’s Sonny Skinner almost missed his tee time for Round 1 of the PGA Championship on Thursday, setting the tone for a frantic beginning to the year’s final major.
Leesburg native Buster Posey is playing in Georgia for the first time since being named the NL MVP, and the Giants’ star catcher has fans flooding in from far and wide to watch him play.
GOLF ROUNDUP: Georgia Tech blanked in semis, denied NCAA national championship; ex-Yellow Jackets star Kuchar leading at PGA Memorial
The Georgia Tech men’s golf team falls short of winning the NCAA National Championship on Saturday when the Yellow Jackets lose to Alabama in the match play semis.
Craig Kimbrel, the 2011 NL Rookie of the Year, continues to struggle, blowing another save, this time to the Mets, 7-5, in extra innings Friday night.
A dismal second round of 78 leaves Albany golf pro Sonny Skinner on the outside looking in at the PGA Championship in Wisconsin.
Abany's Sonny Skinner was one of the last players to tee off and only gets in three holes during the second round of the PGA Championship on Friday, but pars all three and is in good shape to make the cut as long as he can stay steady today with play resumes.
Heavy fog delays Albany golf pro Sonny Skinner's start to the PGA Championship, but he regroups and plays steady on Day 1, shooting one over, which is good for a tie for 78th.