The Atlanta Hawks might be the greatest thing to happen for the City of Atlanta in a long time. They are flying high — no pun intended — and having by far one of the most successful years in their franchise history.
But, still, even with all of the success they still aren’t getting that much love. They have pretty much proven themselves at every stage so far this season and have beaten all the other top teams in the league. The only exception to that being the West’s current top team the Golden State Warriors, who the Hawks will actually be hosting in Atlanta on Feb. 6.
If the Hawks defeat the Warriors in a few weeks than there should be no question of whether or not they are “for real.” Atlanta has proven themselves and have solidified themselves as one of the top teams in the league. Sure, things could change and they might hit a dry spell sometime in the second half of the season, but they will most likely still be one of the top seeds in the East.
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