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Atlanta Hawks have surprised everyone in NBA, except themselves
Atlanta Hawks have surprised everyone in NBA, except themselves

The big surprise of the NBA this season is clearly the Atlanta Hawks, who have dominated the Eastern Conference standings. But can you name the Hawks' starting five and their head coach? For all the Hawks have accomplished, though, very few around the NBA have any faith that Atlanta has enough talent to be crowned as NBA champions in June. "It's almost like they are waiting for the Hawks to tumble," said the most famous Hawk, Dominique Wilkins, the team's television analyst and a Hall of Famer who just had his statue placed in front of Philips Arena in Atlanta. "It's like they don't want to give these guys credit. These guys can play. Period....

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