Larry Drew has even brought out the old bull-dog former NBA All-Star Nick Van Exle to teach new dog Jeff Teague a few tricks. The Hawks want Teague to be more aggressive, so they brought Van Exle one of the league’s most profound players to teach him. Teague aggressiveness and emotion is starting to show after guarding Veteran Mike Bibby. Mike Bibby called a foul that Teague did not agree upon, and Teague vented loudly (and playfully) and continued to play hard.
The buzz around town, is that The Atlanta Spirit Group do not what they are doing. Business wise, or front office wise, and there is growing speculation of actually selling the Atlanta Hawks. But lets focus on the Hawks as a team. What separates the Lakers, Celtics, Orlando, and Chicago are those organizations are spending money, to improve their team.