The Atlanta Hawks is a National Basketball Association (NBA) team based in Atlanta, Georgia.
It was founded 1946, as a member of the National Basketball League, joined the National Basketball Association in 1949. The Atlanta Hawks is formerly known as the Tri-Cities Blackhawks (1946-1951), Milwaukee Hawks (1951-55), St. Louis Hawks (1955-68), and their home arena is Philips Arena.
Uniform colors: Red, black and gold
Logo design: A red and black hawk clutching a basketball in its talons, with "ATLANTA HAWKS" above the hawk