Kris Willis

  • joined May 26, 2010
  • last login Jul 10, 2014
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Kris Willis began blogging about the Atlanta Hawks in January of 2010 as the founding editor of Soaring Down South on the FanSided network. He joined SB Nation and Peachtree Hoops in May of 2010. Kris has also been a part of SB Nation's newsdesk program and is a former regional editor of SB Nation Atlanta.

Managing Editor at Peachtree Hoops

Atlanta sports fan, follower of all things basketball.

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Mock Draft: projects Hairston to Hawks

75's Scott Howard-Cooper projects P.J. Hairston to the Atlanta Hawks in his latest mock draft.

Someone got creative with Mike Scott's Wikipedia page


McCoughtry rallies Dream past Mystics


The Atlanta Dream won their fifth straight game Wednesday afternoon coming from behind in the second half to defeat the Washington Mystics 83-73.

Hawks GM Danny Ferry at Falcons practice


Mock Draft: Stauskas to the Hawks


SB Nation's Ricky O'Donnell projects Michigan shooter Nik Stauskas to the Atlanta Hawks in his latest mock draft offering.

Hawks bringing back Anderson Monday


The Atlanta Hawks will bring back UCLA's Kyle Anderson on Monday for a second draft workout.

Dream look for 5th straight win


The Atlanta Dream go for their fifth straight win Wednesday afternoon when they finish off a home-and-home set with the Washington Mystics.

Ham sticking with the Hawks per report


Atlanta Hawks assistant coach Darvin Ham won't be joining Quin Snyder's staff in Utah per a report by Tony Jones of the Salt Lake Tribune.

Saric, Nurkic stay in draft


Dario Saric and Jusuf Nurkic were among the European prospects that kept their names in the draft after Monday's withdrawal deadline passed.

Peachtree Hoops Reddit AMA set for Tuesday, 6 p.m.


Peachtree Hoops writers Kris Willis and Brad Rowland will participate in a Reddit AMA on Tuesday starting at 6 p.m.

Dream look for 4th straight win Sunday afternoon


The Atlanta Dream have won three straight and sit atop the Eastern Conference standings. They look to keep rolling Sunday afternoon when they take on the Washington Mystics.

Dream get defensive in win over Lynx


The Atlanta Dream saw a big early lead evaporate in the second half but held on long enough to escape with an 85-82 confidence boosting win over the Minnesota Lynx.

Dream set to take on defending champs


The Atlanta Dream are riding a two-game winning streak and look to keep it going when they square off in a Finals rematch with the Minnesota Lynx Friday night at Philips Arena.

Hawks summer league schedule announced

The NBA announced the schedule for the Samsung Summer League earlier today and the Atlanta Hawks will open against the Washington Wizards on July 12.

Are Hawks zeroing in on Porzingis?


Its full speed ahead for the NBA rumor mill and one such rumor suggests the Atlanta Hawks have given a promise to international big Kristaps Porzingis.

Kings still interested in Schröder?

275's Chad Ford reports that the Sacramento Kings are still interested in Atlanta Hawks point guard Dennis Schröder.

Have the Hawks shopped Horford?


A report by Grantland's Zach Lowe says that the Atlanta Hawks dangled Al Horford's name at the trade deadline last season. How likely is it that he is traded?

Hawks among wildcard teams for Stephenson


Grantland's Zach Lowe takes a look at the impending free agency of Indiana's Lance Stephenson and lists the Atlanta Hawks as a wildcard team that could be among the bidders for his services.

De Souza earns WNBA Player of the Week honors


Atlanta's Erika de Souza was named Eastern Conference Player of the Week on Monday after putting up monster numbers in a pair of wins for the Atlanta Dream.

Mock Draft: Jusuf Nurkic to the Hawks


Marc Spears of Yahoo Sports projects center Jusuf Nurkic to the Atlanta Hawks in his latest mock draft, however Peachtree Hoops thinks that Danny Ferry will be looking for a wing prospect with the 15th pick.

Dream crush Sky 97-59


The Atlanta Dream put on a clinic Saturday night at Philips Arena and crushed the Chicago Sky 97-59 to move into a tie for first place in the Eastern Conference.

Cash, Ajavon off to slow starts for Dream


Peachtree Hoops examines the slow starts by Swin Cash and Matee Ajavon and wonders if their struggles will force Michael Cooper to look elsewhere for production off the bench.

Dream host Delle Donne, Sky on Saturday


The Atlanta Dream go for their second straight win Saturday night when they host Elena Delle Donne and the Chicago Sky at Philips Arena.

Ham to coach Hawks in Vegas

Darvin Ham will will replace Quin Snyder as coach of Atlanta's entry in the Las Vegas Summer League.

Hood, Jackson to workout for Hawks


Duke's Rodney Hood and Cincinnati's Justin Jackson reportedly have workouts scheduled with the Atlanta Hawks.

Jazz hire Snyder as head coach (Updated)


The Utah Jazz have agreed to a deal with Atlanta Hawks assistant coach Quin Snyder to be the team's next head coach.

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