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NBA All-Star Visit

“These kids are our future and it’s important from an early age that they learn the importance of eating the right way, exercising and having a healthy lifestyle.” - Al Horford Al Horford, All-Star center/forward for the Atlanta Hawks (and good friend of the Alliance!), visited…

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Hawks’ Horford talks health, fitness at Buckhead school

Post by The Alliance for a Healthier Generation. Al Horford has given students at one area school yet another reason to look up to him and vice versa. Last week the 6-foot, 10-inch Atlanta Hawks star visited Sutton Middle School in Buckhead, his appearance there…

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Horford hits winner, Hawks rally past Mavs 88-87

By PAUL NEWBERRY ATLANTA (AP) Al Horford passed on the shot earlier in the game. When it opened up again, he let it fly. Horford knocked down a 20-foot jumper with 4.2 seconds left and the Hawks rallied from a 17-point deficit in the second…

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Pacers finish off Hawks, win Game 6 81-73

George Hill and David West each scored 21 points and the Pacers withstood a furious Atlanta comeback in the fourth quarter, beating the Hawks 81-73 on Friday night to close out the opening-round playoff series four games to two. After snapping a 13-game losing streak…

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Horford leads Hawks to 90-69 rout of Pacers

ATLANTA (AP) As Al Horford led a lumbering fast break, David West doled out a flagrant blow that sent the Atlanta center tumbling to the court. This time, the Hawks didn’t back down. Jeff Teague came up from behind to give West a shove, a…

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2013 Horford Hoopstars Basketball Camp

Growing up as a child Al was not afforded the opportunity to attend basketball clinics and camps. He relied heavily on school coaches to aid him in learning the fundamentals of the game. Knowing the importance of getting the right instruction, Al has committed himself…

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Q+A: Al Horford riffs on team defense, post passing and playing with Josh Smith

Atlanta general manager Danny Ferry’s decision to liquidate the bloated contract of Joe Johnson for spare parts and expiring contracts last summer signaled a decisive change in the Hawks’ working doctrine. For years, it was enough to be quite good — a maxed-out middle playoff…

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The Al Horford Show: Episode 20

[Audio clip: view full post to listen] Al Horford joined Matt and Chuck for this week’s episode of The Al Horford Show. Hear the show live every Tuesday at 3:30 as Al gives you an inside look in the Hawks locker room each week on…

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Al Horford helps surprise Boys & Girls Clubs of Metro Atlanta

By Tabitha Dove ATLANTA, GA (CBS ATLANTA) -Hampton Hotels surprised the Atlanta youth with a complete gym renovation of the John H. Harland Boys & Girls Club. They also donated equipment to all 24 Metro Atlanta Clubs. To celebrate, the hotel hosted its first annual…

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Al Horford On His Brother Playing in the NCAA Championship Tonight

Atlanta Hawks center Al Hortford joins the Opening Drive to discuss his project and partnering up with the Hampton Inn and the Boys and Girls Club.  He also addresses what it is like to see his little brother competing for a National Championship tonight with Michigan. Listen…

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The Al Horford Radio Show

Al joins Chuck and Matt every 3:30 on 680 The Fan to talk Hawks basketball. If you missed an episode, check it out below:

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