Atlanta Hawks San Antonio Tickets
With the NBA season almost half way through, let us take a look at the Atlanta Hawks’ upcoming game against the San Antonio Spurs at the AT&T Center in San Antonio. The Hawks will be hoping they can replicate last season’s form during this year, and once again reach deep into the post season. The Hawks were eliminated in the Conference Semi Finals by the eventual champions, the Cleveland Cavaliers, who had also eliminated them a year before. To see how the team fares against the Spurs, get Atlanta Hawks San Antonio tickets and watch them live in action on the road.
Founded in 1946, the Hawks play in the Southeast Division of the NBA’s Eastern Conference. The franchise was formed as the Tri-Cities Blackhawks, before moving to Milwaukee, then St. Louis and finally to Atlanta in 1968. When they were placed in St. Louis, the Hawks won their first and only National Championship in 1958.
The previous season was an eventful one for Hawks fans. The team built on their successful 2014-2015 season and once again reached the NBA Playoffs for the ninth consecutive year.
The Hawks finished the regular season with a 48-34 record, which was a decent showing but was twelve games short of their impressive 60 win 2014 season. The team was seeded fifth in their conference and defeated the Boston Celtics enroute to the Conference Semi Finals. In that round they faced the dominant Cleveland Cavaliers in the Conference Finals, who swept them aside 4-0 for the second year in a row.
Prospects for 2016-2017
The Hawks will look to bounce back from that disappointing defeat against the Cavaliers and start the new season on a strong note. With certain additions to the squad, they could very well go the distance in the playoffs, because the talent is still there.
The upcoming game against the Spurs will offer a glimpse into what can be expected from the Hawks this year since the Spurs are one of the most inform teams in the Western Conference. To catch the game between the two sides live, get Atlanta Hawks San Antonio tickets today.