Al Horford - updates

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Al Horford signs with 76ers as Tobias Harris rejoins

Jul 11, 2019 - 1:42 PM

Former Celtics star Al Horford beefs up an already formidable Sixers roster bannered by Joel Embiid, Ben Simmons, and Tobias Harris

Al Horford. Photo by AFP

No Smith suspension as Celtics' Smart hits out at Cavs 'bully'

May 17, 2018 - 10:39 AM

JR Smith escapes punishment for Al Horford shove, but Celtics' Marcus Smart minces no words on the notorious Cleveland guard

Al Horford's buzzer beater carries Celtics past Blazers

Feb 05, 2018 - 12:41 PM

Horford caps his double-double performance with a clutch turnaround jumper

AT THE BUZZER. Al Horford hits a turnaround jumper at the buzzer to lift the Celtics over the Trail Blazers. Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

Boston Celtics breeze past slumping Detroit Pistons

Dec 11, 2017 - 11:31 AM

(UPDATED) The Celtics are on a mission to continue their winning ways and even open up to the possibility of having Hayward back within the season

REVENGE. The Boston Celtics exact revenge on the Pistons as Al Horford led the team with 18 points. File photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

Al Horford leads way as Celtics win 12th straight

Nov 13, 2017 - 2:10 PM

The Celtics are the first NBA team to hold a double-digit win streak while having more than 4 rookies on the roster

THE RETURN. Al Horford misses two games due to a concussion and steps up for Kyrie Irving in this game. Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

Irving, Horford maintain Celtics streak in Bucks win

Oct 27, 2017 - 12:56 PM

Giannis Antetokounmpo is held below 30 points for the first time this season

STREAKING. Al Horford scores 27 while Kyrie Irving contributes 24 points as the Celtics win their third straight. File photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

Boston Celtics stay hot, winning 10th out of last of 11 games

Mar 16, 2017 - 2:53 PM

Al Horford drops 20 points and 9 rebounds as the Celtics beat the Minnesota Timberwolves

HOT STREAK. Al Horford narrowly missed out on his second career triple-double in the win. File photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

Celtics' Thomas sinks Hawks in Horford's return to Atlanta

Jan 14, 2017 - 2:17 PM

Guard Isaiah Thomas seals the win with a step back jump shot with two seconds left scoring 13 of his game high 28 points in the fourth quarter

Isaiah Thomas #4 of the Boston Celtics drives against Thabo Sefolosha #25 of the Atlanta Hawks at Philips Arena on January 13, 2017 in Atlanta, Georgia. Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images/AFP

Celtics win as Smart spoils Knicks' Christmas comeback

Dec 26, 2016 - 7:02 AM

Marcus Smart hits the tie breaking 3 with 47 8 seconds remaining to thwart the Knicks comeback attempt

ROAD WIN. Jae Crowder (L) of the Boston Celtics celebrates hitting a 3-pointer with teammate Amir Johnson as Boston survives a late rally by the Knicks at The Garden. Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images/AFP

Celtics center Horford still out for concussion

Nov 08, 2016 - 3:56 PM

Horford has missed Boston s past 3 games with concussion like symptoms after being struck in the head during a workout a week ago

CONCUSSION. Al Horford of the Boston Celtics has not shown progress in recovering from a head injury and remains in the NBA's concussion protocol. Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

NBA sets 2016-17 salary cap at $94 million; Horford to join Celtics

Jul 03, 2016 - 2:44 PM

The new figures go into effect on Thursday

Joakim Noah eyed by the Knicks as Thunder consider signing Horford

Jul 01, 2016 - 11:43 AM

Joakim Noah is reportedly being looked at by the New York Knicks while the Thunder hope to entice Kevin Durant to stay by getting Al Horford

RUNNING OF THE BULL. Joakim Noah is being sought by the New York Knicks. Photo by Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP

Horford to replace injured Bosh in NBA All-Star Game

Feb 13, 2016 - 12:01 PM

Atlanta Hawks forward Al Horford was named Friday by NBA commissioner Adam Silver to replace injured Miami forward Chris Bosh in the 65th NBA All Star Game

ALL STAR. Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford (L) has been added to the East team. File photo by Erik S. Lesser/EPA

'Vintage' Horford scores 33 as Hawks halt Bulls

Jan 10, 2016 - 2:40 PM

Al Horford also pulled down 10 rebounds handed out 6 assists and blocked 4 shots as Atlanta led throughout

FLYING HIGH. Al Horford turned in a vintage performance to lead the Hawks over their Eastern Conference rivals from Chicago. File photo by Erik S. Lesser/EPA

NBA: Horford helps Hawks wear down Rockets

Dec 30, 2015 - 3:58 PM

Al Horford and Paul Millsap post double doubles and the Hawks rally to win a Texas style shootout over the Rockets

HAWKS WIN. Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford (left) finishes with 30 points and 14 rebounds to lead his team to a win over the Houston Rockets. File Photo by ERIK S. LESSER/EPA

WATCH: Kings' DeMarcus Cousins suspended for elbowing Al Horford

Nov 20, 2015 - 1:58 PM

DeMarcus Cousins will miss his fifth game of the young season after he threw an elbow at Hawks forward Al Horford

DeMarcus Cousins (L) will miss the Kings' game against Miami because of an elbow he threw at Al Horford (R). Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images/AFP

Jeff Teague tallies 26 as Hawks topple Heat

Nov 04, 2015 - 3:19 PM

All star guard Jeff Teague delivered 26 points and 9 assists as the Atlanta Hawks won their fourth straight game by beating the Miami Heat

TEAGUE TIME. Jeff Teague of the Atlanta Hawks is back to his All-Star ways. Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images/AFP

LeBron clutch plays, triple-double push Cavs past Hawks in OT

May 25, 2015 - 11:48 AM

LeBron James overcomes 0 of 10 shooting to start Game 3 and finishes with a triple double including the game winning shots

LeBron James works to the basket against DeMarre Carroll. Photo by DAVID MAXWELL/EPA

Hawks zap Wizards to tie series at 2-all

May 12, 2015 - 11:55 AM

Guard Jeff Teague scored 26 points as the Atlanta Hawks held off the Washington Wizards for a 106 101 win

NBA wRap: Hawks, Grizzlies pull even in playoffs

May 06, 2015 - 5:00 PM

Atlanta and Memphis get even against Washington and Golden State in today s edition of the NBA wRap

EVEN. DeMarre Carroll (L) and Mike Conley (R) lead their teams to series-tying wins. Photo from the NBA's Facebook page

NBA wRap: Hawks take 3-2 lead, Griz advance

Apr 30, 2015 - 2:03 PM

Atlanta relies once more on its team play to beat Brooklyn while Memphis grinds out a win against Portland to advance to the second round

Atlanta's Al Holford (L) yells as the Hawks beat the Nets while Marc Gasol and Zach Randolph (R) celebrate as they advance to the second round. Photos from the NBA's Official Facebook page

NBA wRap: Kyrie explodes, Clips take down Spurs

Apr 20, 2015 - 2:53 PM

Kyrie Irving finishes with 30 points in his playoff debut while the LA Clippers prove they can beat the defending champs San Antonio Spurs

Cleveland's Kyrie Irving (L) had a cool 30 points in his playoff debut while Chris Paul (R) and the rest of the Clippers show they have what it takes to beat defending champs Spurs. Photos from the NBA's Official Facebook page

Cavaliers down Bucks, clinch division title

Apr 09, 2015 - 2:17 PM

This is the Cavs first Central Division title since 2009 2010 before James left his home state team for 4 seasons in Miami

Cleveland's forward LeBron James (R) dunks the ball in front of Milwaukee's center John Henson (C) and guard Jerryd Bayless (L). File photo by Tannen Maury/EPA

East top seed Hawks overwhelm Bucks

Mar 31, 2015 - 11:22 AM

Kyle Korver scores 11 points in 65 seconds while Demarre Carroll finishes with a game high 23 points to lead Atlanta over Milwaukee

HAWK-EYE. Atlanta sharp-shooter Kyle Korver celebrates after making a three-point shot. Korver scores 11 points in 65 seconds with 3 three-pointers in a key stretch for the Hawks. Photo by Erik S. Lesser/EPA

Hawks clinch East top seed with win vs Miami

Mar 28, 2015 - 1:24 PM

Atlanta secures the top seed and home court advantage throughout the Eastern Conference playoffs

Atlanta's Demarre Carroll secures the ball as he leads the Hawks to a win over the Heat securing the top seed in the NBA Eastern Conference. Photo by Erik S. Lesser/EPA

Hawks down Warriors in potential NBA Finals preview

Feb 07, 2015 - 2:27 PM

The high flying Atlanta Hawks staked a claim to the title of NBA s best team with a 124 116 victory over the Golden State Warriors

Jeff Teague drives past Stephen Curry in a showdown between two of the league's best performing guards this year. Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images/AFP

Hawks starting 5 named NBA East Players of the Month

Feb 05, 2015 - 3:29 PM

The Hawks who were the first team to go a perfect 17 0 in a month were also the first team to have their starting five named co Players of the Month

HAWKS FLYING HIGH. Atlanta Hawks players Paul Millsap (C), Jeff Teague (L) and Kyle Korver (R), as well as Al Horford and DeMarre Carroll were all named co-Eastern Conference players of the month. Photo by Erik S. Lesser/EPA

Atlanta Hawks beat Blazers for 18th straight win

Jan 31, 2015 - 2:35 PM

Atlanta could post a perfect 17 0 month with a win Saturday against Philadelphia which will end a seven game home stretch

Paul Mlilsap (L) congratulates Kyle Korver during their 18th straight win. Photo by Scott Cunningham / NBAE / Getty Images / AFP

NBA announces All-Star 2015 reserves

Jan 30, 2015 - 11:17 AM

A trio of Hawks lead the East All Star reserves as Tim Duncan makes his 15th NBA All Star appearance Replacement for injured west starter Kobe to be announced

The NBA 2015 All-Star game reserves. Images from NBA's Facebook page

Hawks extend franchise record win streak

Jan 26, 2015 - 1:44 PM

The Hawks offence has been superb during the historic streak scoring 100 or more points a dozen times

Atlanta Hawks center Al Horford (L) reacts after dunking the ball against Minnesota Timberwolves center Nikola Pekovic. Photo by Erik S. Lesser/EPA

Korver scores 24 as Hawks win 12th straight

Jan 18, 2015 - 4:17 PM

Kyle Korver drained seven three pointers as the Atlanta Hawks won their 12th straight NBA game Saturday a victory over Chicago in a battle of division leaders

Kyle Korver drained 7 three-pointers to lead Atlanta to victory. Photo by Jesse D. Garrabrant / NBAE / Getty Images / AFP

East-leading Hawks hold off Pistons for 7th straight win

Jan 10, 2015 - 7:26 PM

The Hawks won their 7th straight game and ended the Pistons winning streak at 7

Al Horford (left) shoots against the Detroit Pistons. Photo by Allen Einstein/AFP

NBA: Hawks-Pistons game canceled due to southern snowstorm

Jan 30, 2014 - 3:35 AM

The Atlanta Hawks Wednesday home game against the Detroit Pistons has been postponed because of the freak snowstorm that paralyzed much of the US South the NBA said

SNOWED OUT. Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver (C) is surrounded by Detroit Pistons forward Luigi Datome (L) and Pistons guard Rodney Stuckey during a game in November. Photo by Erik S. Lesser/EPA

10 NBA injuries that have affected the season

Mar 08, 2012 - 12:06 PM

From the Knicks Carmelo Anthony to the Spurs Manu Ginobili here are the top 10 NBA injuries that have most affected the season