Dustin Slade

Atlanta Hawks Beat Writer | Dustin is a senior from Miami, FL in the Goizueta Business School studying strategy & management consulting and finance. He joined the Wheel’s editorial board in the spring of his freshman year and spent the next two years helping lead and shape the news team. Outside of the Wheel, Dustin is also a member of Zeta Beta Tau fraternity and an avid South Florida sports fan… even without LeBron James.

Emory, Atlanta Hawks Announce New Joint Sports Medicine Facility

Emory Healthcare and the Atlanta Hawks announced yesterday that the two organizations will partner to construct a 90,000-square-foot state-of-the-art practice facility that will house both the Hawks’ Basketball Operations Department and Emory’s Sports Medicine Center. According to an April 5 Hawks press release, “The goal was to design a facility that could fully service the [...]

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Wizards Snap Hawks’ Five Game Win Streak

The Washington Wizards defeated the Atlanta Hawks Monday night 117-102, ending the Hawks’ five game win streak. With the W, the Wizards extended their own winning streak to five, as they hope to find some semblance of momentum to propel them into the playoffs. With a record currently sitting at .500, the Wizards have not [...]

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Hawks top Rockets and lengthen win streak to five

The Atlanta Hawks defeated the Houston Rockets 109-97 last night at the Philips Arena to bring team’s current win streak to five. The Hawks were able to overcome the superstar talent of the Rockets’ shooting guard James Harden, Jr. and center Dwight Howard thanks to an offense that is continuing to mesh. Over the last [...]

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Hawks Nab Vital Win Against Injury-Riddled Chicago Bulls 103-88

The Atlanta Hawks (32-27) defeated a depleted Chicago Bulls team (30-26) 103-88 yesterday night at the Philips Arena, moving up in the Eastern Conference standings in what was a much needed win for the fledgling Hawks. A loss would have been disastrous for Atlanta who had lost the last three in a row as they’ve [...]

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